Article - 14 Feb 2013
Composite materials have been used in the marine industry for various applications including gratings, ducts, shafts, piping, hull shells, etc for several decades.
Article - 5 Feb 2013
You may wonder how makeup artists turn actors into animals, monsters and aliens - using prosthetic makeup, a person can be turned into virtually anything.
Article - 17 May 2005
Despite the high durability and corrosion resistance of aluminium and aluminium alloys, some simple steps should be employed when handling and cleaning aluminium to avoid staining and damage as some...
Article - 5 Apr 2019
This article shows that Vanta handheld XRF analyzers delivers accuracy for lead-based paint testing.
Article - 13 Feb 2019
This article discusses the economic and fast tooling options for custom builds and prototyping.
Article - 21 Sep 2012
This article discusses using particle size analysis for the quantification of building material quality.
Article - 20 Sep 2005
Porous Si3N4 ceramics with different pore morphologies have been fabricated, utilizing organic whiskers and starch as the fugitive agents. The effect of the various pore types on mechanical...
Article - 11 Jul 2018
This article looks at how polyurethane foam can produce more accurate tooling at a lower cost.
Article - 22 Nov 2016
Industrial kilns and furnaces rely on high temperature insulation materials to optimize production yield and reduce energy costs, which can increase rapidly if excessive heat escapes from the...
Article - 14 May 2015
Water vapor interactions with solid materials greatly influence a number of processes in industries such as polymers, fuel cell membranes, foods, pharmaceuticals, and building materials.