Article - 24 Jun 2022
Alloyed titanium has been studied extensively and found to have suitable qualities for use as a dental cast. While some combinations of metals with titanium may not yield desirable results, the Ti-Cu...
Article - 24 May 2012
Hot Isostatic Pressing is a manufacturing technique designed to increase the density of materials by reducing or eliminating their porosity or microporosity. THis articles identifies the fundamanetals...
Article - 26 Jul 2002
Metal injection moulding is a variation on traditional powder metallurgy, with significant advantages which are outlined. The process is briefly explained and applied to a gas fitting flange, where it...
Article - 23 Aug 2001
Metal injection moulding (MIM) is a relatively new manufacturing process for the large-scale net shape forming of high integrity, multifunctional metal parts. Applications include automotive parts,...
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Bismuth is one of few metals that increase in volume upon solidification. It is the most diamagnetic of metals and has the second lowest thermal conductivity. Uses are catalysts, fire protection,...
Article - 24 Jan 2020
AZoMaterials spoke to Ben Melrose, Technical Director at International Syalons, about the grades of sialons that exist, why sialon is the answer to the problem of producing complex shapes with silicon...
Article - 5 Nov 2021
This article considers research published in the journal Materials, that analyzes the energy absorption properties of enhanced pyramidal lattice structures of three strut materials prepared by 3D...
Article - 12 Feb 2001
Boron nitride comes in two forms, hexagonal and cubic boron nitrides. Both are syntheised in different ways. Hexagonal boron nitride is similar in many ways to graphite, while cubic boron nitride...
Article - 7 Feb 2001
Bronzes (sometimes called phosphor bronzes) are alloys of copper and tin. While best known for their historical value they are used for self lubricating bearings, pumps, valves, electrical contacts...
Article - 8 Aug 2017
This article discusses 3D additive manufactured parts and the heat treatment required.