Article - 20 Jun 2001
A new iron-based alloy (W77T6) has been developed for valve seat inserts. It evolved as an economical alternative to cobalt-based alloys which gained favour when new fuels were introduced that burned...
News - 10 Feb 2014
Hydratech Industries, a leading provider of solutions for wind power facilities and hydraulic systems, is relying on a polyurethane sealing solution from Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies for its...
Article - 23 Sep 2003
Researchers have successfully reinforced alumina with carbon nanotubes using spark plasma sintering. The new material has improved and interesting properties which are outlined. Posted September 16...
Article - 16 Aug 2001
Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 23 May 2001
Different types of MMCs and various manufacturing routes are explored. Many applications in the automotive, aerospace and sporting goods industries that are close to commercialisation are explained.
Article - 17 May 2016
The role of lubricants is critical in virtually every type of machinery by influencing the reliability, speed, and service life of the machinery.
Article - 20 Apr 2009
Today’s hydraulic cylinder manufacturers are challenged with tough delivery schedules, material strength requirements, and cost savings. To overcome these challenges this article analyze the use of...
Article - 8 Apr 2009
McDanel Advanced Ceramic Technologies is a leading manufacturer of high quality advanced ceramics. Over half of our business is dedicated to engineering components specific to customers needs. This...
Article - 4 Mar 2009
Leading manufacturers of printing, conveying and agricultural equipment needed to reduce roller material costs, weight and overall costs, while maintaining roller quality. The Friction Welding...
Article - 3 Mar 2009
A joint in a piece of construction equipment needed to increase it’s strength without accruing additional costs of preparation, welding and machine finishing. Friction welding reduced overall...