Article - 28 Jan 2003
Ceramic tipped saw blades offer advantages over more conventional carbide tipped blades. Some comon questions are answered about their processing such as what ceramics are used, why are they so...
Article - 15 May 2002
The use of powder metallurgy for the manufacture of metallic components is increasing. This is due to its advantages over other fabrications methods. The advantages of powder metallurgy are outlined...
Article - 20 Jun 2001
A new iron-based alloy (W77T6) has been developed for valve seat inserts. It evolved as an economical alternative to cobalt-based alloys which gained favour when new fuels were introduced that burned...
Article - 7 Jan 2019
This article discusses the driving force behind the rising demand of technical ceramics in the medical industry.
Article - 1 Nov 2018
This article discusses the applications of martensitic stainless steel 1.4057 QT800.
Article - 7 Jun 2018
Rulon® PTFE is a versatile and high-performance material, which belongs to the series of proprietary, homogenous filled materials that provide low friction and high wear life.
Article - 16 Feb 2018
In this interview, AZoM speaks to Deepak Veeregowda, Head of Global Marketing and Sales for Ducom, about tribology testing, and how it can be used to solve global issues.
Article - 29 May 2002
Scratch resistance of coatings can be increased by increasing silica content, however this can cause problems with processabilty. How this problem was overcome is outlined in this article.
Article - 23 Aug 2001
Metal injection moulding (MIM) is a relatively new manufacturing process for the large-scale net shape forming of high integrity, multifunctional metal parts. Applications include automotive parts,...
Article - 28 May 2001
Processes such as plasma spraying, flame spraying and high velocity oxy-fuel spraying are briefly explained. Applications such as surface protection, wear and corrosion resistance, microelectronics,...