Article - 12 Nov 2002
Talonite is a cobalt-chromium alloy from Carbide Processors. It is suited to applications such as food mixing, knives and blades for cutting materials such as lumber where it out performs tool steels....
Article - 26 Oct 2001
Vinyl has been used in electrical applications for over 50 years. Factors contributing to its popularity include fire performance, economical choice, durability and versatilty. Applications range from...
Article - 7 May 2001
Melt processable with good high frequency electrical characteristics. Relative advantages, disadvantages and appliances are listed together with a table of typical properties.
Article - 29 Nov 2016
Oil analysis is an important predictive maintenance technology. Reliability or service professionals, whether managing a marine vessel, a locomotive or truck fleet, or fixed assets in an industrial...
Article - 14 Aug 2012
Brass is a specific term that refers to a variety of copper-zinc alloys having properties that include electrical and thermal conductivity, strength, hardness, wear-resistance, ductility and...
Article - 28 Jun 2012
AISI 4140 is a chromium-molybdenum alloy steel, the chromium content provides good hardness penetration, and the molybdenum content ensures uniform hardness and high strength.
Article - 31 Aug 2008
New generation general-purpose ferritic grade AWM 404GP™ can be used to replace the workhorse austenitic grade 304 in most applications. It is a corrosion resistant ferritic stainless steel with...
Article - 11 May 2005
Alloy NES833 is an Aluminium Bronze with good ductility and impact strength. It also has superior corrosion resistance. The properties, applications and fabrication details are provided for bronze...
Article - 11 Jan 2002
Stainless steels are generally low in maintenance, although some is required to maximise corrosion resistance and removal of surface contamination. Cleaning methods including passivation and pickling...
Article - 23 Oct 2001
This article discusses the properties and applications of stainless steel grade 304 (UNS S30400).