In today’s automotive systems, even relatively “simple” applications such as headlights, taillights, brake lights, and turn signals are prime targets for innovations in technology. Read more...More Product Announcements from Metal Cutting Corporation
The most popular application for gold-plated tungsten is as a corona discharge wire used to produce controlled electrical discharges in a variety of filtration, printing, and other processes. In addition to its use in air ionizers and photocopying, interesting commercial and industrial applications of corona discharge include the following... Read more...More Product Announcements from Metal Cutting Corporation
Plansee Express will provide even more density with the addition of: DENSIMET® D176, D185ND and D2M. In the leading online shop for semi-finished high-melting metals, tungsten heavy alloys are now also available. Read more...More Product Announcements from PLANSEE SE
Metal Cutting’s long history of supplying and manufacturing high-grade tungsten materials, we’ve developed a special appreciation for the element and what it can do. So just for fun, this week we thought we’d take a look at some of the more interesting — and sometimes curious — facts about tungsten. Read more...More Product Announcements from Metal Cutting Corporation
Improving Die Cast Tooling
What if you could find a way to increase tool life, reduce downtime, and increase capacity in your die casting operation? With Mi-Tech Metals’ High Density 17.7 tungsten alloy, Diemitech®, you can.
- Diemitech® has three times the ductility of comparable materials, making it significantly less brittle and mo...
Mi-Tech Metals provides high-tech, high-performance components for the aerospace market. Tungsten alloys enable the physical size of components to be reduced, offering greater aircraft balance/ballast weight distribution. Machineable high-density tungsten alloys offer unmatched stabilization properties. These anti-vibration metals provide vibration dampening capabilities, making them the... Read more...More Product Announcements from Mi-Tech Metals
Often, exploration for oil and gas takes place in hostile, dangerous environments. Mi-Tech Metals provides high-performance tungsten materials and finished components that ensure accuracy, durability, reliability and wear resistance. We also provide support, from the research and development stage to complete product applications for directional drilling equipment used in a wide range of... Read more...More Product Announcements from Mi-Tech Metals
H.C. Starck has partnered with Rapid Prototype and Manufacturing (rp+m), to develop advanced, innovative products using refractory metals and additive manufacturing (3D printing) technology. The agreement with rp+m extends H.C. Starck’s capabilities for providing novel components to the medical and security imaging industries. Read more...More Product Announcements from H.C. Starck Inc. - Fabricated Products Group
H.C. Starck offers the only production facility which tension rolls Tungsten. Tungsten mill products available from H.C. Starck include plate, sheet, and foil with many options on width, length and thickness. Pure Tungsten flat rolled products are fabricated from pressed and sintered powder metallurgy ingot and are rolled to a wide range of plate, sheet, and foil thicknesses. Read more...More Product Announcements from H.C. Starck Inc. - Fabricated Products Group
Tungsten High Density Alloys Kulite® Tungsten Materials
Tungsten’s remarkable robust physical properties combine excellent corrosion resistance with the highest melting point (3420 °C) of all refractory metals, lowest vapor pressure, and highest tensile strength at temperatures above 1650 ºC. Its mechanical properties are characterized by ductility... Read more...More Product Announcements from H.C. Starck Inc. - Fabricated Products Group