Article - 2 May 2002
Have you ever wondered what Kevlar, Twaron or Aramid fibres were, what their properties are, or what they are used for? This article will give you the basic answers to all these questions.
Article - 9 Feb 2001
Boron Carbide (B4C) is one of the hardest materials known to man. As such, many of its applications revolve around its wear resistance including such uses as abrasives and nozzles. It also has some...
Article - 13 Apr 2017
This article discusses the advantages of using an electronic nose in the security industry.
Article - 1 Aug 2019
Servo drives can be used for portable and lightweight robotic vehicles for military applications, and help to minimize development time.
Article - 25 Jan 2013
Ceramic armor is armor used by armored vehicles and in personal armor. The concept of ceramic armor dates back to 1918.
Article - 27 Nov 2001
This article covers statistics associated with retreaded tyres usage during 2000, as well as the benefits associated with their use, safety features and economic benefits.
Article - 17 Mar 2004
With car manufacturers facing tougher legislation intended to make cars ‘greener’, special plastic car chassis that would be strong, light and easy to recycle could soon be rolling off the production...
Article - 28 Nov 2018
This article discusses the properites, grades and uses of military steel.
Article - 19 May 2016
In April, Grand View Research underscored just how big the aerospace materials market is becoming in a report that stated the aerospace plastics market alone will reach nearly $12 billion by 2022.
Article - 21 Jun 2004
The Howitzer M777 is the replacement for the M198. Advantages of the M777 over the M198 are reported as well as materials and design criteria and choices. The resulting performance and production...