Our website uses cookies

Cookies enable us to provide the best experience possible and help us understand how visitors use our website. By browsing Materials Today, you agree to our use of cookies.

Okay, I understand Learn more
ALL TOPICS CHANGE TOPIC

Materials products

AI help in product development

Lanxess says that it plans to increase its use of artificial intelligence (AI) in product development.

Roadstar replica made with durable glass fiber

Scott Bader says that its tooling, tooling, laminating and structural adhesive products are used to make glass fiber replicas of 1960 racing cars.

Sandvik Coromant says that it is adding round geometry inserts to its range of CoroCut QD parting off and grooving tools.

Kyocera plans to showcase its materials for aerospace and astronomy at the Space Tech Expo 2019, taking place in Bremen, Germany, from 19-21 November.

Fibrelite says that it has developed a new range of manhole access covers designed to support data transfer between antennas underground and aboveground.

Nevada Department of Transportation (NDOT) has chosen a fiber reinforced polymer (FRP) system as part of the state’s Route 28.

Scott Bader and material supplier Shape Corp says that they have produced the auto industry’s first curved pultruded carbon fiber bumper beam.

BASF has developed a polyamide 6 particle foam that it says has high temperature and chemical resistance when in contact with fuels, oils and lubricants.

Lanxess has added two new materials to its Durethan TC range of thermally conductive polyamide compounds.

Scientists from the Fraunhofer Institute have researched a way to develop flame retardant thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) more quickly.

Sandvik Coromant says that its CoroDrill DS20 is the first indexable drill concept capable of producing hole depths up to 7xD.

Metal 3D printer provider Markforged says that Inconel 625 powder can now be used with its Metal X 3D printer.

Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology has developed a new coating process for brake discs which could help protect against wear and corrosion.

Vision Systems says that it has supplied resin transfer molding (RTM) composite products to the RACER (rapid and cost-effective rotorcraft) project.

Lanxess says that its Tepex continuous-fiber-reinforced thermoplastic composite has been used to form structural components in passenger cars.

Victrex has reportedly joined forces with cabin interiors specialist Safran Cabin, to qualify thermoplastic composite parts for aerospace aircraft.

According to a study run by Aachen University, tape inserts offer enormous potential for injection molding parts.

Lanxess says that it has provided a range of glass fiber reinforced material to make electric razor parts.

Researchers at Queen Mary University of London say that they have discovered that 2D graphene has many of the same mechanical properties as 3D graphite.

XG Sciences Inc, which makes graphene materials, has reported the commercial adoption of its products for use in engine oil.

Connect with us
What’s coming up…
16
Oct ’19

The world's number 1 trade fair for plastics and rubber.

 
08
Oct ’19

 
23
Oct ’19

 
Webinar
 
25
Sep ’19