Article - 5 Apr 2017
In cylinder gases, low ppb gas detection limits for contamination have been accomplished with gas chromatography using a modified gas injection system as well as megabore capillary columns with a...
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 - 3 Feb 2016
To take care of issues relating to corrosion and surface activity, special alloys or surface treatments are used. SilcoTek offers surface treatments to resolve issues with reactivity and corrosion...
Article - 24 Jul 2008
In addition, in applications involving reciprocating action—such as pistons moving inside of cylinders—carbon-based InnerArmor films actually create a graphitic interface layer, which produces a...
Article - 16 Feb 2002
Tungsten was one of the first alloying elements added to steel. It enhances hardness, cutting efficiency and speed of tools and toughness over a wide temperature range with the main application being...
Article - 31 Jul 2017
AZoM spoke to Nicholas Douse, Director of Waverley Brownall, about how their knowledge of super alloys brings an advantage when solving bespoke problems.
Article - 16 Mar 2018
Rotameter flow meters are devices that can measure the flowrate of liquids and gases. Generally, the rotameter is a tube made of plastic, glass or metal combined with a float, which responds linearly...
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 - 11 Oct 2018
This article discusses how to use rotameters for flow measurement.