Article - 15 Apr 2011
Trimay wear plate and pipe is designed to combat the rigors of high wear environments and is a viable solution to the problem of wear in many industries. This article looks at the mining, concrete...
Article - 10 Jan 2003
Chromated copper arsenate is a chemical used to treat timber. It protects them from the deleterious effects of insects, fungi etc to help preserve their properties. How the timber is treated, uses of...
Article - 21 Jun 2004
The Panleplus project has produced a polymeric sandwich panel material based on recycled plastics. It is suited to use in commercial vehicles. Production, benefits and advantages of the lightweight...
Article - 19 Feb 2004
Nanophase Technologies now have available for purchase in pilot sized quantities of silver doped tin oxide nanparticles. Applications and morphology of the nanosized powders are described. Posted...
Article - 12 Nov 2002
Talonite is a cobalt-chromium alloy from Carbide Processors. It is suited to applications such as food mixing, knives and blades for cutting materials such as lumber where it out performs tool steels....
Article - 7 Nov 2001
Vinyl outdoor products such as fencing, decking, railings, pergolas, gazebos etc are one of the fastest growing areas in the building industry.
Article - 23 Oct 2001
420 is a higher carbon version of grade 410. When fully hardened it is the hardest of this family of stainless steels. Hardness is optimised at the expense of other properties. Typical applications...
Article - 25 Jun 2016
Often, wood is chemically treated to safeguard it from physical degradation and preserve its structural integrity against natural elements, like moisture, insects, and fungus.
Article - 18 Jan 2017
The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge in California recently opened a east span biking path, and EXTREN® plating from Strongwell was used for the walking/biking surface. In the near future, the new Bay...
Article - 6 May 2013
Wood treatment is used to give protection to lumbers against insects, fungi, general wear and ultraviolet damage. Typical wood treatment formulations contain ammonia copper zinc arsenate (ACZA),...