Article - 12 Apr 2006
The failure of a bearing used in a food processing application failed after limited use was investigated. Using techniques such as FTIR and DSC invesigators were able to find the cause of the problem.
Article - 10 Sep 2002
A comprehensive overview of the powder injection moulding process. Aspects covered include, the process, raw materials, advantages, formulation and binder related issues and the market for metal and...
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Rubber to metal bonding involves three areas, the substrate, the interface and the rubber. The bonding process itself involves several steps including substrate cleaning, application of bonding agents...
Article - 24 May 2001
Bore seals and 'O' rings for reciprocating shafts, reciprocating seals, and seals for rotating shafts are explained. Designs, materials and relative costs are covered.
Article - 14 Feb 2017
A polymer is a chemical compound that contains a large number of identical molecular repeating units.
Article - 3 Apr 2001
This article provides a comprehensive introduction into the process of injection moulding of plastics. It covers the various stages in the process and also looks at design parameters.