Article - 5 Oct 2007
Find out about International Syalons, the UK's leading manufacturer of sialon and silicon nitride based ceramics.
Article - 19 Apr 2005
Aluminium alloy 6005/6005A is a medium strength, heat treatable alloy with excellent corrosion resistance.
The properties, applications and fabrication details are provided for aluminium alloy 6005.
Article - 16 Aug 2004
The cost of grafitti removal is high. There are several systems that have been used to produce anti-grafitti coatings. These are briefly described and a permanent polysiloxane system evaluated.
Article - 12 Sep 2002
A detailed look into the production of synthetic diamonds via chemical vapour deposition (CVD) is provided. The processes, growth rates and applications including cutting tools, heat spreaders,...
Article - 13 Jun 2002
Aluminium foil is commonly used in insulation for buildings, transmission wires, against radiation and from fire as well as heat exchangers and automotive applications. Specific applications and...
Article - 28 May 2002
Macor is a tradename owned by Corning for a garde of machinable glass ceramic. It can be machined using high speed steel and carbide tools using conventional techniques. Other key properties,...
Article - 10 May 2002
This article covers the applications of monolithic refractories and the types of refractories that are used in particular parts of the operation.
Article - 5 Mar 2002
Researchers can now control DNA biomolecules with radio waves. The ultimate goal of this work will be to use biological machines to perform tasks on a molecular scale.
Article - 24 Sep 2001
By applying heat and air pressure or tool movement, superplastically formed aluminium alloys can be stretched and formed.
Article - 20 Jun 2001
Many factors such as strength, power handling, heat dissipation influence the choice and size of copper conductors used for power transmission applications.