Article - 26 Nov 2004
Superplastic forming can be used for producing titanium components. The process is described, applications listed, materials suitability outlined and advantages listed.
Article - 7 Jan 2004
Zirconias partially stabilised with magnesia have excellent mechanical properties at high temperatures and are relatively inert to hostile environments. Chemical, mechanical, physical and thermal...
Article - 26 Aug 2003
Aremcolox 502-1400-FF is a high density, 96% alumina, fully fired material suited to use as a burner nozzle. Other properties include high mechanical strength, electrical resistance and abrsaion...
Article - 3 Apr 2002
A comprehensive overview on magnesia from its origins, occurences, raw materials, grades such as calcined, deadburned and fused (inclusing refractory and electrical) to their production. Markets for...
Article - 11 Feb 2002
The effects of various media such as alkalis, inorganic salts, organic chemicals, organic acids, oxygen, hydrogen, sulfur dioxide, hydrogen sulfide, nitrogen, ammonia and liquid metals on titanium are...
Article - 19 Oct 2001
253MA combines high temperature performance with ease of fabrication. Working temperatures in excess of 1100°C see it used for furnace applications such as burners, retorts, conveyor belts and fans...
Article - 16 Sep 2001
Good flexibility, abrasion resistance and notched izod impact strength compared with unmodified polyamide 12 plastics. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a...
Article - 31 Jul 2001
Technologies such as ion implantation, CO2 laser treatment and plasma spraying are described. These can be used to alter the surface properties of materials, resulting in increased wear and...
Article - 19 Jun 2001
The process of ion implantation is explained and how it is able to form hard, wear resistant surfaces, and ultimately extend component life times.
Article - 12 Feb 2001
Reaction bonded silicon nitride is made by heating a compact of silicon powder under nitrogen gas. It has excellent thermo-mechanical properties and is often used in high thermal shock applications.