Article - 5 Jun 2001
Paper, natural fibres, glass, metals and many plastics are used as packaging materials. The reasons for their use and developments in the packaging industry are explained.
Article - 16 Aug 2004
Borax or hydrous sodium borate has been in use since the 8th century AD. Its discovery, sources and applications are described. It has a myriad of uses including glass and fibreglass (glass fibre)...
Article - 30 May 2001
Precoated steels have gained popularity in the automotive industry as they resist corrosion, reduce the need for protective oils and waxes and can aid production. The processes and applications in the...
Article - 9 May 2001
Improved low temperature flexibility compared to LDPE, while films have improved clarity compared to LDPE. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed for this thermoplastic.
Article - 18 Jan 2018
AZoM spoke to Rohit Ramnath about the lightweighting and the adhesive solutions that are available.
Article - 31 May 2009
This article examines the use of UTM in precision quality control for a manufacturer of precision plastic moldings for various applications. The result was a new process with an increase in...
Article - 3 Jul 2002
Diffusion bonding is an increasingly popular method used for joining titanium and its alloys. Liquid and solid state diffusion bonding are covered as well as why the processes are suited to use with...
Article - 13 Feb 2002
Titanium can be fabricated in much the same way as stainless steel and nickel-based alloys provided allowances are made for its properties. Some operations covered include welding, resistance welding,...
Article - 10 Nov 2018
By using advanced simulation software, the weld line position can be moved and the bonding temperature/molding conditions can be improved.
Article - 21 May 2013
Laser Cheval, a pioneer in its field has specialized for almost 40 years in the construction and design of laser machines for micromachining.