Article - 26 Feb 2002
Threaded fasteners are galvanized in specialized galvanizing facilities that centrifuge the fasteners to remove excess zinc from the threads.
Article - 28 Apr 2015
Poly(ethylene glycol), also known as PEG, is a nonionic surfactant which is extensively used in a wide range of applications such as drug delivery, lubrication, cosmetics, and antifouling surfaces.
Article - 16 Feb 2009
In an in-service oil analysis program, lubricating oil is used as a diagnostic medium because as it circulates through an oil-wetted system, it carries with it debris from wearing surfaces, as well as...
Article - 2 Aug 2002
Reinforced hoses for offshore applications including crude oil transfer and dredging are described. The different types of hoses, structures, properties and design aspects are covered.
Article - 13 Nov 2019
Powertrains of electric and hybrid vehicles can be tested using torque transducers on a test rig.
Article - 17 Oct 2018
This article discusses rectangular seals and how they are used in the automotive industry.
Article - 23 Mar 2018
Positive Displacement flow meters are the only flow measuring instrument that can directly measure the volume of liquid passing though the flow meter.
Article - 11 Dec 2017
A recent study surveyed lubricant users and found that using different types and viscosity grades that deviate from the standard manufacturer lubricant is the largest cause of equipment failure and...
Article - 11 Sep 2009
This article discusses the importance of using the right kind of compressor oils in chemical plants. Appropriate lubricants must also be used to avoid wear and tear.
The FerroCheck 2000 from Spectro Scientific is a portable magnetometer that provides accurate and convenient total ferrous measurement of in-service lubricating oils.