Article - 28 Jun 2013
NIMONIC alloys are composed of nickel and chromium, with the nickel content more than 50%. These alloys exhibit high-temperature low creep and are high performance alloys. Addition of metals like...
Article - 14 May 2018
Plastic or metal tubes, inserted into the lumen of anatomic ducts or vessels to keep the passageway open, are called stents. Stents have a characteristic mesh design composed of biocompatible metal or...
Article - 20 Mar 2015
The properties of ceramic cores including stability in extreme conditions, refractory qualities and strength make them ideal for a range of applications.
Article - 14 Oct 2014
The modern jet engine has completely transformed the way we travel, conduct business and connect with the world.
Article - 21 Feb 2014
The morphology, composition, and distribution of key microstructural features of many engineering materials influence their properties. Scanning electron microscopy offers higher magnification and 3D...
Article - 1 Jul 2013
Nickel alloy C263 is an aluminum-titanium age hardening nickel base superalloy welding wire. It has high corrosion resistance and strength, good formability and high temperature ductility in welded...
Article - 14 Jul 2008
Jason briefly walks us through the Rolled Alloys catalog which includes stainless steels, heat resistant aloys, as well as titanium and cobalt alloys suitable for high temperature and wet corrosion...
Article - 21 Aug 2003
The three most significant advances in alloy metallurgy since Australia's Federation are reviewed. Namely aluminium alloys and age hardening, stainless steels and nuclear power. Each of these topics...
Article - 27 Aug 2001
Development of solder technology is being driven by miniaturisation. Surface mount technology now dominates and demands on solders are changing. Solders are now part of the mechanical bond as well as...
Article - 23 Nov 2010
Recent advancements in the field of nano-technology focused attention on developing materials with new and useful characteristics.