Graphite Engineering and Sales Company prides itself in its ranking as one of the top graphite machining operations in the nation specializing in graphite products and services. Customer and employee...
Article - 31 May 2001
Chromium carbide compounds are produced by an aluminothermic reaction. They have applications in wear resistant coatings, welding electrodes, thermal spray, cutting tools and can be an alternative for...
Article - 18 Jul 2013
Mandrel forging is a forging operation that is done with the help of a tool called mandrel. A mandrel is a blunt ended tool or a rod that is sued to enlarge or retain the cavity in a hollow metal...
News - 7 Oct 2010
The oil and gas industry is working in ever more extreme conditions and failure is very expensive to fix in some of these locations: the replacement of a faulty seal or a broken pipe can cost much...
Article - 27 Nov 2001
Fibre reinforced plastic (FRP) concrete provides an alternative to steel reinforced concrete. It overcomes corrosion problems, possesses high strength and low stiffness and cracks in the matrix are...
Article - 24 Apr 2001
Matrix and fibre materials are described, as are prepreg forming processes, post impregnation processes and fabrication processes such as tube and rod formation, hydroforming, diaphragm and stretch...
Article - 4 Mar 2021
Discover the right properties to consider when deciding on a certain metal alloy to use in medical manufacturing.
Article - 10 Apr 2020
This article explains how to ensure material quality for medical wires.
Article - 13 Feb 2002
Titanium components can be fabricated in similar ways to stainless steels and nickel-based alloys. Processes such as cold forming, hot forming, drawing, tube bending and roller expansion are covered...
Article - 23 May 2001
Different types of MMCs and various manufacturing routes are explored. Many applications in the automotive, aerospace and sporting goods industries that are close to commercialisation are explained.