Article - 10 Dec 2008
Mechanical testing of large components is an important part of product development. Often specialized equipment with with long crosshead travel is required.
Article - 5 Oct 2007
Find out about International Syalons, the UK's leading manufacturer of sialon and silicon nitride based ceramics.
Article - 22 Sep 2005
Much effort and funding by the government and private sectors are being allocated towards making Malaysia as a centre of education in South East Asia region. The various universities and colleges in...
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 - 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.
Article - 30 Apr 2001
Techniques such as sheet moulding, pultrusion, filament winding, prepreg moulding and resin transfer moulding can be used to produce thermoset composites. These processes can be applied to a wide...
Article - 31 Aug 2018
Thermoplastic composites have, since their advent 15 years ago, provided aircraft manufacturers with a strong, resilient structural composite. Aerospace design permittable databases are available for...
Article - 13 Jun 2013
Nitronic 50® stainless steel is an austenitic stainless steel with a blend of strength and corrosion resistance that is better than stainless steel grades 316, 316/316L, 317, and 317/317L .