Article - 3 Apr 2003
Bayer have developed the worlds first illuminated polymer parts. The all-in-one assemblies have a smart outer skin which generates light when a voltage is applied. Potential uses for this material are...
Article - 4 May 2001
Higher notched izod impact strength than other types of ABS. However has lower tensile strength and creep resistance. Advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
Article - 13 Apr 2017
This article discusses the advantages of using an electronic nose in the security industry.
Article - 23 Oct 2013
This article discusses the wide range of thermoplastic UD tapes that are used in aircraft structures such as from floor panels, keel beams, luggage bins and galleys.
Article - 12 Sep 2018
For decades, Hunter Spring has been creating reel and flat spring solutions for use in the aerospace industry.
Article - 10 Oct 2002
Electronic tagging is a relatively new technology which could result in significant cost savings through improved traceability, processing and crime/theft prevention. The technology, materials,...
Article - 26 Nov 2016
Hunter Spring has been providing flat spring and reel solutions for the aerospace sector for many years.
Article - 27 Sep 2017
Weight translates to money when it comes to the airline industry. Every additional pound requires more fuel to lift, so making sure there is sufficient gas in the tanks means knowing what the aircraft...
Article - 18 Aug 2018
A key element in any specification of stainless steel, despite its intended use, is surface finish. Finish is an important design element and should be specified for those applications where...
Article - 3 Dec 2012
Polystyrene (PS) is an aromatic polymer of the monomer styrene. Polystyrene is an extensively used plastic with a production scale of several billion kilograms per year.