Article - 29 Jan 2003
Ethylene Propylene rubbers are a general purpose rubber with a growing range of applications. Some of these applications are listed along with typical properties of ethylene propylene elastomers,...
Article - 20 Apr 2001
Important types of elastomers such as natural and various synthetic rubbers (eg butadiene and acrylo nitrile butadiene) are described in this article.
Article - 25 Sep 2001
Silicones are polymers with a Si-O-Si backbone. There are different types depending on functional groups in the structure and curing mechanisms. Key properties include thermal stability, chemical...
Article - 7 Feb 2001
Brasses are alloys of copper and zinc (generally 5 to 40%). They are used for high pressure gas valves, gilding metals, plumbing systems and heat exchangers.
News - 19 Feb 2011
Dow Corning Corporation, a global leader in silicone and silicon-based technology and innovation, provides a wide range of proven engineered elastomers that deliver cost-effective powertrain solutions...
News - 17 Dec 2009
One just needs to look at the frozen car windows and it is clear that winter is approaching. As the temperatures fall, the demands on engine coolants increase. As a rule of thumb, coolants should be...
News - 13 Feb 2008
A high-performance product is being put to the test: Boiling-hot engine coolant is passed over two metal discs made of aluminum and cast iron. Even after 72 hours, no changes are evident on the...
News - 16 Nov 2009
Albeo Technologies, a performance leading LED lighting manufacturer, introduces its new S-Series line of general illumination light fixtures for demanding environments. The products feature...
Article - 30 Jul 2012
Brasses or copper zinc alloys have excellent corrosion resistance and strength. Brasses are easily cold worked and contain good ductility and strength. Copper zinc alloys with about 35% of zinc are...