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Hospitals, treatment plants, and other similar places have vital assets that require uninterrupted power. Engine generators, also known as gen sets, integrate an engine and an electrical generator to...
Article - 16 Jun 2014
Stainless steels are used in a wide variety of applications, due to their excellent corrosion resistance properties. In order to achieve this it is necessary to carry out appropriate cleaning and...
Article - 29 Apr 2013
Machine lubricants deteriorate over time, thus forming acidic by-products that can corrode machine components. Hence, it is necessary to monitor the acidity level in the oil as it ages by measuring...
Article - 6 Apr 2013
Cadmium antimonide is a crystalline solid that does not occur in nature. It is an II-V compound semiconductor that is stable and does not undergo hazardous polymerization. It readily reacts with...
Article - 5 Apr 2013
Lead iodide, also known as plumbous iodide, is a very rarely used compound semiconductor, which appears bright yellow at room temperature.
Article - 21 Jan 2013
Mercury alloyed with a number of metals forms amalgam, which is primarily used for dental fillings.
Article - 16 Jan 2013
Induction heating is ideal for brazing as it allows a continual heating system using electrical conduction which is highly controllable.
Article - 7 Dec 2012
A French chemist Jean-Charles-Galissard de Marignac discovered the element called Ytterbium. At first the element yttrium was discovered from which elements like erbium and terbium were extracted.
Article - 4 Dec 2012
Georges Urbain, Charles James and Carl Auer von Welsbach independently discovered lutetium from ytterbium oxide. In 1907, French chemist Georges Urbain separated lutetium from ytterbia in Paris.
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Master Bond is a leading manufacturer of specialty coatings for use in advanced technology applications.