The Kopper Kool line of airtube brakes and clutches from Wichita Co. Ltd., a firm based in the U.K. (wichita.co.uk), rely on copper-alloy wear plates and liquid cooling to absorb heat and keep the brakes and clutches operating.
TransStore RP (rust-preventive) part coatings protect against corrosion.
Scientists at the University of Rochester use an incredibly intense burst of laser light to change the properties of almost any metal to render it pitch black.
"Lighten it up" is the mantra of every automotive designer.
All-metal inertial gas sampling (IGS) filters feature a cross-flow design that keeps most particles in the gas stream, greatly reducing obstruction of the filter element.
An ecofriendly surface treatment improves thermal, wear, and corrosion resistance of light metals enough to let them replace steel in automotive uses.
U.K.-based Keronite PLC and Thixomat Inc., Ann Arbor, Mich., have joined forces to produce electrolytic-treated Thixomolded magnesium alloy parts.
Bond-It 7056AL bonds and repairs most metals, plastics, and ceramic.