Article - 2 Jan 2002
Properties such as high thermal expansion, low thermal conductivity and low machinability compared to other metals need to be taken into account when designing with stainless steels. Many of these...
Article - 10 Sep 2001
UHMWPE has exceptional toughness and wear resistance, combined with an excellent chemical resistance. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical...
Article - 11 May 2001
Good low temperature impact resistance. Excellent chemical resistance. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties for this...
Article - 26 Mar 2001
An introductory article on polyurethanes. It briefly defines what they are and what they are used for, what forms they can take, uses, advantages and disadvantages.
Article - 21 Feb 2001
Corrosion can be defined as the electrochemical reaction of a material with its environment which results in a degradation of the properties of the metal. It is a redox process.
Article - 15 Feb 2001
This article discusses thermoplastic composites and how they have overtaken aluminum as the production material of choice in the aviation and transportation industries.
Article - 24 Sep 2020
Fluorine mineral deposits occur in a wide variety of geological samples and in a multitude of forms associated with or enclosed within volcanic rocks, intrusive igneous rocks, metamorphic rocks, or...
Article - 19 Dec 2017
Synthetic polyester fluids are formulated for use in aircraft gas turbine engines to deal with a vast range of extreme operating conditions.
Article - 20 Oct 2015
This article uses benchtop 60MHz and standard 400MHz 1H NMR spectroscopy to highlight the variations between four supplements.
Article - 16 Jul 2013
Super alloys are high performance alloys that can withstand extreme temperatures and are corrosion resistant. Super alloy Pyrotool W is a nickel-based high temperature, high strength alloy.