Posts Tagged ‘material’

Spin Welding

November 21st, 2013

Spin Welding Spin WeldingSpin welding is a technique that fuses together two separate parts with the use of friction-generated heat. In spin welding, friction is generated by one piece kept still (usually with a vice) while the other is spun quickly and held against it. The resulting friction from the spun part held against the stationery part generates intense heat, which then fuses the two pieces together. Usually spin welding is utilized for the fusion of two metal-based pieces, as metal responds most effectively to friction-generated heat. » Read more: Spin Welding

Sheet Metal

October 20th, 2013

sheet metal 2 Sheet MetalSheet metal is one of the most versatile products used in construction. Due to the variety of materials used to fabricate metal sheets and the ease of production, it is also flexible in its applications and inexpensive to manufacture. It can be constructed of tin, aluminum, nickle, brass, copper, steel or an alloy. Sheet metal can be molded or cut to almost any shape, and rolled to a range of thicknesses, dependent upon usage. Sheet metal is used in almost every industry, from medical facilities to avionics. » Read more: Sheet Metal

A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (5)

October 28th, 2012

A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics5 A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (5)Rayon can be dull or shiny, depending upon the way it is processed. It can be manufactured to resemble a number of fine fabrics at a much more economical price. » Read more: A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (5)

A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (4)

October 24th, 2012

A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics4 A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (4)Moiré is a distinctive ribbed fabric of silk, cotton, or rayon that has a watermark pattern engraved in its surface. The name comes from the French word for “watered.” » Read more: A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (4)

A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (3)

October 20th, 2012

A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics3 A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (3)Denim is a twilled cotton fabric that is very durable and comes in a variety of colors, beyond the traditional blue jeans. It is the ultimate casual fabric and is very easy to maintain. » Read more: A Glossary of Fabulous Fabrics (3)