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This overview on aluminium covers aspects from its discovery, its sources including raw materials, the properties that make it so attractive, common processing techniques and applications.
Article - 30 Sep 2002
Rolled aluminium products such as sheet, plate and foil make up 50% of all aluminium used. The areas where these materials are used, the process by which it is produced and developments in aluminium...
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Have you ever wondered what Kevlar, Twaron or Aramid fibres were, what their properties are, or what they are used for? This article will give you the basic answers to all these questions.
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However much trouble it may cause, agglomeration is taken as part and parcel of the chemical and pharmaceuticals industry.
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3D printing continues to be the technology on the forefront of the new industrial revolution. These three industries are harnessing the power of 3D printing to revolutionise their products today.
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Thermoplastic. Good hardness for a plastic accompained by good toughness. Good processability. Poor solvent and fatigue resistance. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed.
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Engineered structures deployed subsea such as offshore rigs, jetties, marine platforms and ships are under constant attack from the harsh marine environment.
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As the world trends towards sustainability, the search for environmentally friendly materials continues. Bio-based fillers provide sustainable alternative to synthetic versions, they provide...
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Candela's latest motor, the C-POD, is achieving new heights in carbon-neutral vehicle technology. It's 80% propeller efficiency makes it the more efficient all-electric motor of all time.
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