Article - 30 May 2002
Macor is a versatile machinable glass ceramic with a wide range of applications. Applications in aerospace, welding, medical equipment, ultra-high vacuum, constant vacuum, nuclear related experiments...
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 - 31 Oct 2001
Vinyl wall coverings are used in both residential and commercial applications for aesthetic and practical reasons. Properties, design considerations, types, installation, maintenance, manufacturing...
Article - 7 Aug 2001
Rare earth magnets produce fluxes much higher than traditional magnets of comparable size. Such magnets are based on samarium and neodymium compounds. Applications include automotive,...
Article - 9 Jun 2001
Softening processes such as annealing and normalising, and hardening processes such as hardening, tempering, thermochemical processes, carburising, nitriding and boronising are all explained.
Article - 24 May 2001
Bore seals and 'O' rings for reciprocating shafts, reciprocating seals, and seals for rotating shafts are explained. Designs, materials and relative costs are covered.
Article - 18 May 2001
TiB2 is an extremely hard material with an extremely high melting point. These properties lend it to uses as ballistic armour, cathodes in Hall-Heroult cells for aluminium smelting as well as seals...
Article - 4 Jul 2019
This article discusses lithium batteries and the sample preparation techniques for them.
Article - 19 Feb 2019
In this article, the different methods that can be employed for ensuring consistent quality in the plastics industry are discussed.
Article - 26 Jul 2018
In this experiment, the sample used consisted of pelletized PE-LD and PE-LLD and PE-HD in the form of a film.