Article - 21 Apr 2005
Precipitation hardening stainless steels can be supplied in a readily machineable condition. After fabrication, a single, low temperature heat treatment can dramatically increase the strength of the...
Article - 21 Oct 2003
Si2C Evolution have developed novel technology for the rapid manufacture of reaction bonded silicon carbide tools and dies. This technolgy has been recognised in the latest Idea to Product Competition...
Article - 25 Jun 2003
Polytetrafluoroethylene coated glass fabrics are fabrics woven from continuous filament glass yarns, coated with Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE). Applications, and chemical, electrical, physical and...
Article - 29 Jan 2003
Cooling fluids are an integral part of metal cutting and grinding operations. The importance of maintaining coolant quality is often underestimated. Outlined are the reasons and benefits of filtering...
Article - 15 Jan 2003
Sprayforming is a rapid prototyping process that can be used to produce steel moulds for plastic moulding technologies. The process and the moulds have advantages over more conventional methods. The...
Article - 13 Feb 2002
Titanium can be fabricated in much the same way as stainless steel and nickel-based alloys provided allowances are made for its properties. Some operations covered include welding, resistance welding,...
Article - 19 Oct 2001
253MA combines high temperature performance with ease of fabrication. Working temperatures in excess of 1100°C see it used for furnace applications such as burners, retorts, conveyor belts and fans...
Article - 16 Aug 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 21 Sep 2005
In Thailand, there is negligible manufacturing of ‘advanced’ industrial ceramics although they are widely used as parts in various industries. Current research in Thailand is outlined as is...
Article - 4 Mar 2002
The excellent properties possessed by titanium make it a highly useful material. Applications in aerospace (e.g. engines and structures)and industrial applications are covered, as are emerging...