Article - 20 Sep 2011
Boron Carbide is a useful engineering ceramic with many industrial applications, but machining it to final tolerances is a specialized process.
Article - 20 May 2004
DARPA have provide $1.2m in funding to International Titanium Powder for them to modify their Armstrong process which produces low oxygen alloy suitable for high performance, blast resistant navy...
Article - 28 Oct 2003
The US Navy Research Laboratory has officially opened its Nanoscience Research Laboratory. Features and capabilities of the new facility are outlined. Posted October 22 2003
Article - 6 May 2012
The attainment of durable metal bonds is of interest to the defense, aerospace, and automotive sectors. The usage of surface treatments is well established to help offer optimized reliability and the...
Article - 14 Jun 2011
Manufacture of heat sinks and precision machined electronic components for high-end applications require tools providing high repeatability and very low tolerances. Formagrind manufacture these for...
Article - 7 Jun 2009
The Triosyn® resin is applied to a polymer substrate that is used for disposable respirators and other personal protection devices.
Article - 12 Apr 2007
Applications of boron carbide powder are provided by Feldco International. Applications include: refractories; abrasives; military; nuclear applications; poison pellets; reinforcement; raw material;...
Article - 1 Mar 2005
Nano-Proprietary, Inc., have entered into a research and development agreement with Shimane Institute for Industrial Technology (SIIT) to develop a new aluminum alloy using carbon nanotubes that has...
Article - 15 Feb 2002
Every year, 200 million tungsten bullets are produced, each using an ounce of tungsten. That amounts to over 5500 tons or one-eighth of the current annual tungsten consumption across the globe.
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...