Manufacturer & suppliers of special chemicals, explosives, propellants, ammunition, pyrotechnic & ordnance components, demilitarization products, military equipment and machinery, law...
Article - 21 Aug 2001
Approximately three times more expensive than SMC. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 20 Jul 2001
Copper is tough and ductile, but is valuable due its ability to conduct electricity. While it is suited to many applications most centre around its excellent electrical conductivity (e.g. busbars and...
Article - 13 Jan 2003
Antimony is an uncommon element that can be found pure or as a compound. Its extraction, properties and applications as a metal and compound are covered.
Article - 9 Jul 2002
Plasma-infrared processing is a coating technology suited to coating relatively large surfaces quickly. Using the worlds largest plasma arc lamp ORNL have developed the technique which can produce...
Article - 23 Jul 2001
Uranium is a heavy, silver-white metal resembling nickel. It is malleable, ductile, slightly paramagnetic and pyrophoric when finely divided. Its main uses are as a nuclear fuel, radioactive isotope...
News - 9 Jul 2007
General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded a $44 million modification to an existing contract for production of small-caliber ammunition by...
News - 3 Aug 2011
SAE International has issued Aerospace Material Specification 6516 for Ferrium M54, an ultra-high-strength, high-toughness steel designed by QuesTek Innovations LLC that is also highly resistant to...
News - 9 Feb 2007
General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems, a business unit of General Dynamics, has been awarded a $77.7 million contract for production of small-caliber ammunition by the U.S. Army Field Support...
News - 3 Aug 2013
Esterline Corporation, a leading specialty manufacturer serving global aerospace/defense markets, today reported that its France-based Souriau subsidiary was awarded Best Supplier of the Year 2012 by...