Article - 16 May 2001
Greatly improved manufacturing, mechanical and serviceable properties when compared with unmodified polyamide 6/6 plastics. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with...
Article - 13 May 2008
17-4 stainless steel is an age-hardening martensitic alloy combining high strength with the corrosion resistance of stainless steel. Hardening is achieved by a short-time, simple low-temperature...
Article - 23 Oct 2001
410 is the basic martensitic grade stainless steel. They are optimised for high hardness, although other properties can be compromised. Corrosion resistance is aided by hardening. Typical applicatiosn...
Article - 7 Feb 2001
Bronzes (sometimes called phosphor bronzes) are alloys of copper and tin. While best known for their historical value they are used for self lubricating bearings, pumps, valves, electrical contacts...
Article - 30 Aug 2008
Copper and copper alloys are one of the major groups of commercial metals. They offer a wide range of properties, including excellent electrical and thermal conductivity, outstanding corrosion...
Article - 8 Oct 2019
This article discusses reasons in which composite solutions can provide critical parts in canning applications.
Article - 16 Jul 2013
Present day oil analysis is done by using optical emission spectroscopy (OES) to measure the ppm (parts per million) levels of wear metals, contaminants and additives in oil samples.
Article - 19 Dec 2017
Using optical emission spectroscopy (OES) for measuring the ppm levels of contaminants, wear metals and additives in oil samples.
Article - 21 Jan 2020
Technical ceramics, also known as advanced ceramics, offer previously unmatched materials for several manufacturing processes. Their unique thermal, electrical, and physical properties have been...
Article - 10 Dec 2005
High-performance ceramics offer a panoply of possibilities in motor vehicles, as innovative and high-performance materials with excellent properties, indispensable where conventional materials fail.