Results 11 - 20 of 26 for Watches Clocks
  • Article - 8 Aug 2012
    Brass consists of a wide range of copper-zinc alloys having different properties such as wear-resistance, strength, hardness, color, machinability, ductility, antimicrobial, corrosion-resistance, and...
  • Article - 25 Apr 2005
    Brass alloy CZ131 has been designed to provide a compromise between machinability and strength. Thus, it can be used in applications when machinability and riveting are required. The properties,...
  • Article - 27 Nov 2004
    Shot peening is a process used to increase the surface hardness of titanium alloys. The process is described along with the beneficial properties produced. Applications of shot peened tiotanium...
  • Article - 6 Sep 2004
    The shot peening process is described. Its application and importance to titanium alloys is also outlined, with specific reference to titanium alloys.
  • Article - 29 Apr 2002
    Transducers are materials that can convert one form of energy such as electrical and electromagnetic energy into other forms such as mechanical. The history of these materials is outlined beginning...
  • Article - 28 Mar 2002
    In 1803, Wollaston discovered the palladium metal. It occurs along with other metals belonging to the platinum group in Placer deposits in Australia, Russia, Ethiopia, North America, and South...
  • Article - 4 Mar 2002
    The excellent properties possessed by titanium make it a highly useful material. Applications in aerospace (e.g. engines and structures)and industrial applications are covered, as are emerging...
  • Article - 16 Sep 2001
    Superior compressive strength, improved heat distortion temperature, tensile strength and modulus compared with unmodified PA 12.
  • Article - 10 Sep 2001
    Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of typical properties.
  • Article - 10 Sep 2001
    Polyarylamide is a thermoplastic which has the ability to accept high filler loadings and give reasonable surface finish. Finding uses in the electrical, electronic and lesure industries.