Article - 10 May 2004
Aluminium foil offers numerous properties that make it suited to use in beverage packaging applications such as bottle necks, hygiene seals and covers, heat sealed closures and labels. These...
Article - 10 Jul 2002
Castor oil is a plant extract consisting primarily of ricinoleic acid. It can be processed into derivitives that have similar chemical properties to petrochemical based oils. Sources, characteristics,...
Article - 18 Aug 2004
During manufacture there are a wide range of testing and inspection carried out to ensure the materials satisfy their specifications. Non-destructive testing/inspection/evaluation techniques such as...
Article - 28 Jul 2006
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 - 24 Sep 2001
Vacuum plasma processing is used in the electronics, aerospace, automotive, medical, military and packaging industries for surface treating of organic materials. It is a low temperature process used...
Article - 31 May 2001
The stages in producing chrome-like finishes on plastics are described as is the devlopment of the technology. Applications in the automotive industry and domestic fittings indusrty are also examined.
Article - 20 Jan 2020
There is a growing demand for hologram printing technology. But how does it work in the production process and why is it beneficial?
Article - 27 Aug 2018
Oil analysis is a highly advantageous tool for gear systems used in both industrial and mobile equipment. Despite being designed to be highly reliable, they bring about disruption and incurred costs...
Article - 2 Jun 2016
Thermal-liquid temperature control systems offer key benefits over other techniques of cooling and heating. Some benefits are low maintenance, efficiency, lack of cool or hot spots and the total...
Article - 1 Jun 2016
This article discusses the importance of maintaining your thermal oil system.