Article - 18 Oct 2010
Black Amalgon (BA) is a premium light weight pneumatic cylinder tubing that offers a smooth, self-lubricating wear surface that prevents pistons from sticking.
Article - 22 Apr 2002
CuZnAl SMA's are probably the least well known of the three main families of commercial SMA's. They use relatively cheap materials and can have transformation temperatures between + and -100°C. They...
Article - 11 Sep 2009
The article provides information on the problems that occur in a hydraulic system due to aeration and cavitation. It also outlines how costly repairs can be avoided.
Article - 19 Apr 2002
The basis of the nickel-titanium shape memory alloy (SMA) class is the intermetallic equiatomic binary alloy NiTi. Thanks to its moderate solubility range, its composition can be changed.
Article - 6 Mar 2018
In this interview Koganei explain to AZoM about why they are at Pittcon this year.
Article - 13 Oct 2016
Often, bottles and other similar containers are slightly overfilled to remove the risk of not meeting FDA regulations of having under filled containers.
Article - 27 Jul 2004
Chemomechanical polymers are a new type of smart polymer. They are able to operate automatically without the need for any sensors, switches, pumps or power supplies. They have potential applications...
Article - 27 Aug 2018
Hydraulic systems are employed in mobile, industrial and aviation applications to convey power to work equipment. Hydraulics are extremely efficient, compact, and lightweight comparative to a...
Article - 29 Jul 2003
Using shape memory alloys and novel heating technologies, micro actutaors have been built that can operate as tiny robots. Such devices could be used in medical applications and to manipulate...
Article - 31 Oct 2017
PHI, an original equipment manufacturer (OEM), was in need of an established, reliable and high-quality source for the specialized components on its instruments.