Article - 3 May 2002
Alumina (aluminium oxide) is a versatile oxide ceramic material. This blog post will look at the different commercial grades available.
Article - 6 Feb 2001
Aluminium Oxide (Al2O3) or alumina is one of the most versatile of refractory ceramic oxides and finds use in a wide range of applications.
Article - 12 Dec 2005
When and wherever fluids are being pumped, it is the face seal rings and plain bearings that undergo the most punishment, particularly if the medium is corrosive or abrasive. With their outstanding...
Article - 13 Nov 2015
Over the years, automotive technology has developed significantly, both in regards to the end product, and the processes used for developing vehicles. Today, this technology is constantly being...
Article - 24 May 2018
Automotive technology has changed dramatically over the years, with developments being made to both the end product and the processes used in developing vehicles. With the consumer needs always...
Article - 13 Mar 2008
The TORLON PAI grades, combining excellent retention of mechanical strength, stiffness and creep resistance over a wide temperature range with extremely low thermal expansion up to 250°C, are top-rank...
Article - 3 Mar 2006
Silicon Carbide is one of the hardest of ceramics & retains hardness at elevated temperatures, which translates into the best wear resistance.
Article - 29 May 2001
These materials combine the strength, hardness and wear resistance of carbon with the corrosion resistance and self lubricating properties of graphite. They can be impregnated with various materials...
Article - 26 Feb 2001
Silicon carbide and graphite charged silicon carbide are used for mechanical seals under conditions where carbon is not suited e.g. high temperatures or in contact with heavy oils.
Article - 8 Jun 2018
Claw pumps belong to a group of dry compressing rotary piston vacuum pumps or rotary vacuum pumps.