Article - 6 Mar 2001
Excellent wear resistance, thermal shock resistance and high temperature properties make reaction bonded silicon carbide a logical choice for kiln and furnace furniture, wear and thrust bearings,...
Article - 13 Nov 2000
Extreme hardness, low density and excellent thermal shock resistance are properties that make sintered silicon carbide suited to applications in industries including: automotive; ballistics; heat...
Article - 6 Feb 2001
Aluminium Oxide (Al2O3) or alumina is one of the most versatile of refractory ceramic oxides and finds use in a wide range of applications.
News - 5 Aug 2013
Holding fast against the ongoing economic turmoil, the global mechanical seals market is expected to grow at a steady pace over the long-term across all major end-user industries. Continued patronage...
News - 28 Jan 2011
John Crane – the acknowledged global leader in the supply of engineered mechanical seals, mechanical seal support systems and mechanical packing – recently opened a 65,000-square-foot...
News - 18 Jul 2008
Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc., the world leader in developing and applying diamond films for industrial and electronic applications wins the prestigious R+D 100 Award for its UNCD®...
Mechanical seals are used in the Chemical & Process Industries as seals in rotating equipment, such as pumps and compressors. The advantages of using sialon advanced ceramic seals are described.
Article - 25 Jan 2019
This article discusses how to measure the damage development of static sealing elements using a simultaneous dynamic mechanical and dielectric analyzer.
Article - 26 Feb 2001
Mechanical seals are important in many industries such as process, automotive and aerospace. This article looks at classes of seals, materials selection, surface finish and design.
News - 8 Oct 2008
From petroleum to food and beverage to pharmaceuticals, most industries use mechanical pumps, and all these pumps rely on seals to reduce leaks and maintenance costs. Argonne researchers, along with...