Article - 29 Jul 2003
Fuser rollers are one of the most important parts of a photocopier. Their purpose and materials used in their construction are outlined. The flowcoating process which is used to apply silicone rubber...
Article - 28 Sep 2001
Hot Isostatic Pressing (HIP) is a forming process combining simultaneous heat and pressure to consolidate metal and/or ceramic powders. It produces fully dense materials and can bond materials that...
Article - 28 Oct 2020
Welding Alloy's standard and complex carbide ranges of welded overlay plates have wear-resistant properties far exceeding those of quenched and tempered abrasion-resistant steels.
Article - 18 Jun 2020
A major concern is the erosion resistance in gas turbines. This article takes an in-depth look at ways to prevent this.
Article - 24 May 2001
Bore seals and 'O' rings for reciprocating shafts, reciprocating seals, and seals for rotating shafts are explained. Designs, materials and relative costs are covered.
Article - 5 Nov 2019
Scott D. Mittl, Vice President of Sales at Insaco®, gave us an insight into how they serve customers by manufacturing their ceramic part designs using materials such as sapphire for in-body medical...
Article - 18 Sep 2018
Hardness, durability and strength are among the top vital mechanical values for industrial steel products, determining the physical integrity of a product when subjected to applied forces.
Article - 21 Aug 2018
Nanoindentation, a measurement of nano hardness, is vital for revealing the quantitative mechanical properties of small volumes of materials.
Article - 9 Aug 2013
A fiber-reinforced composite (FRC) is a high-performance composite building material made up of three components - the fibers as the discontinuous or dispersed phase, the matrix as the continuous...
Article - 8 Jan 2009
Mg-PSZ consistently out-performs tooling made from conventional materials in a range of operations.