Article - 8 Oct 2002
The design and performance parameters of ceramic materials in dental restorations are reviewed. Systems such as feldspathic porcelains, leucite systems, castable glasses, alumina-based systems and...
Article - 31 Oct 2001
PVC is the most widely used material for water delivery, sprinkler systems and sewage transport due to its reliablity and durability.
Article - 23 Oct 2001
This article discusses the properties and applications of stainless steel grade 304 (UNS S30400).
Article - 24 Sep 2001
Nickel/chromium alloys have excellent oxidation resistance, wear resistance and high temperature properties. Typical application include heating elements, thermocouples and other applications...
Article - 13 Sep 2001
The 316 family is a group of austenitic stainless steels with superior corrosion resistance to 304 stainless steels. They also have excellent toughness and can be used in the food, marine, chemical...
Article - 4 Sep 2001
These are a form of cast iron that have variable properties dependent on the microstructure. The microstructure can be altered via heat treatments. In general these materials have low tensile...
Article - 20 Jun 2001
Titanium is highly suited to automotive applications such as valves, valve springs, suspension springs and exhaust systems.