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Galvanic Corrosion Between Stainless Steel And Carbon Steel

01/26/2016 by yasarnizam
friends, do we have any standards or reference for the Galvanic corrosion between stainless steel and Carbon steel welding.
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Last comment 02/03/2016 by old salt

Corrosion Resistant Coating for Steel Tanks

01/25/2016 by ashokjp42
Pl. Suggest the product or specification of paint coating to resist the corrosion caused due to caustic soda (up to 50% normality) on mild steel tanks...
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Last comment 01/28/2016 by MJCronin

Liquid Nitrogen Tank Repeatedly Approaching HIGH Internal Pressure

01/20/2016 by nightcrawler
We have a N2 tank with a capacity to hold ~3000kg of liq.N2. We have a pressure regulator @4bar downstream ..the pipelines are such designed that via...
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Last comment 01/25/2016 by Drew K

Containing LN2 at Ambient T

01/16/2016 by JMCB
The pressure I cc of LN2 encapsulated at -196dC will rise to on warming to ambient T is c3,000bar. About half experienced in a gun barrel. If 10cc...
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Last comment 02/06/2016 by JMCB

Waste Oil Heater

01/13/2016 by gary ricciardi
I'm not getting a flame in my waste oil heater. I think I have received some bad oil. How can I check the oil to see if has enough combustion properti...
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Last comment 01/14/2016 by zzorb
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Glass, Ceramics, Fibers & Fabrics

113 blog entries, 905 comments (0 Viewing)

Carbon Fiber and 3-D Printing

01/28/2016 by cheme_wordsmithy
You've probably heard of carbon fiber. It's a specialty composite material that can be made many times stronger than steel and about two-thirds lighte...
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Last comment 01/29/2016 by phoenix911

Carbon Nanotube Cloth as a Protective Suit

02/12/2015 by CR4 Guest Author
The field of nanotechnology is vast and we are talking about a new feather in its cap: carbon nanotube cloth. As the name itself suggests, it is som...
Views: 579, Comments: 2
Last comment 02/13/2015 by Mike Proctor
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Chemical Manufacturing

99 blog entries, 344 comments (0 Viewing)

More Labs Adopt LOC Technology

01/14/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Conventional benchtop analytical instruments such as spectrometers, blood analyzers, and flow cytometers rule the roost in medical, chemical, and R&a...
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Asia Chemical Outlook Healthy

12/17/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Chemical demand in China is healthy and will continue to grow, despite the country's slowing economy, IHS Chemical analysts say. China is the world's...
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Biocompatible Molecule Improves Allergy Treatment

11/15/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Allergies can pose a serious health threat to many people, causing a severe rash, itching, and difficulty breathing; sometimes even leading to death....
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Oil & Gas Technology

62 blog entries, 671 comments (0 Viewing)

Oil Sands Survival — a Prediction

02/03/2016 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Oil sands production has tripled over the last 15 years, but will it continue increasing its 2.3 million bbl/day production rate? IHS Engineering 360...
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Last comment 02/04/2016 by Phys

Natural Gas Abhors a Vacuum

12/24/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Natural gas is cheap. Whenever a commodity gets cheap, people start looking for new ways to take advantage of the glut. In the case of gas, its tradi...
Views: 236, Comments: 4
Last comment 12/25/2015 by HiTekRedNek

Should Future Drillers Fear Demand Destruction?

12/01/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Both the International Energy Agency and the U.S. Energy Information Administration expect fossil fuel use to grow by 50% over the next 30 years. But...
Views: 138, Comments: 2
Last comment 12/02/2015 by facilitiesmgr
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Coatings & Surface Engineering

96 blog entries, 441 comments (0 Viewing)

Bioengineers Streamline Process for Making Medical App Sensors

12/16/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Bioengineers at the University of California, San Diego, have developed a method that reduces the time needed to make high-tech flexible sensors for...
Views: 104, Comments: 0

New Anti-Microbial Paint for Hospitals

11/04/2015 by HUSH
I believe I've mentioned before that I spent my college days patrolling aisles of a local hardware store for beer money, erm…book money. That...
Pathfinder Tags: material science microbiocidal paint sterile
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Last comment 11/16/2015 by phoenix911

Simple Coating Promotes Carbon Capture

10/16/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Scientists say "it's all about surface area," when it comes to their new baking soda-based carbon capture breakthrough. The team developed a new type...
Views: 210, Comments: 2
Last comment 10/16/2015 by Fredski
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Plastics & Resins Blog

126 blog entries, 439 comments (0 Viewing)

Gauging Green Composites

11/22/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
In an effort to quantify how "green" cellulose reinforced composites really are, a team based out of Imperial College London and University College L...
Views: 252, Comments: 3
Last comment 11/24/2015 by Sciesis2
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Plastics Fabrication

82 blog entries, 319 comments (0 Viewing)

Houston, We Don't Have a Problem

10/25/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
With the ability to heal itself from the penetration of a bullet in less than one second, a new material developed by a team at the University of Mic...
Views: 366, Comments: 3
Last comment 10/28/2015 by Legolaz

Chip Off the New Block

09/15/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
Researchers at Duke University are telling the world that integrating lasers on silicon chips is so yesterday: instead they've developed a method to...
Views: 161, Comments: 0

Scientific Scandal

05/01/2015 by IHS Engineering360 eNewsletter
The international scientific community is responding to a serious breach of ethics in the publication of several papers from University of Texas r...
Views: 653, Comments: 25
Last comment 05/11/2015 by phoenix911
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Metals & Alloys

79 blog entries, 388 comments (0 Viewing)

Mini Motor Made Only of Liquid Metal

03/18/2015 by HUSH
Last week there were some dubious media reports that scientists were a step closer to T-1000 technology. Being the avid Terminator fan that I am, I...
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Webinar Calendar – January 2016

01/11/2016 posted in IHS Product Design Blog
by SavvyExacta
Engineering360 has a great lineup of webinars each month. Learn about specific topics from industry experts, for free, from the comfort of your own...
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Modern Living Through Chemistry? Electronics? Agriculture?

08/10/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
Can man live by bread alone? This rhetorical question has its roots in the Bible where related phraseology is found three times and the intent is s...
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Industries Serving Global Needs

08/09/2013 posted in Common Purposes
by MillMatt
A chicken is interested in the person who wants bacon and eggs for breakfast but the pig is committed. It's a light quip (for all but the pig!) but...
Pathfinder Tags: agriculture chemicals electronics petroleum transportation
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Risk and Its Part In Engineering Failure

02/21/2012 posted in OH CR4P!
by cheme_wordsmithy
Ever played the board game RISK? Even if you haven't, you've most likely heard of it. The game is aptly named because, regardless of the strategy im...
Pathfinder Tags: disaster Risk
Views: 469, Comments: 3
Last comment 04/23/2013 by N.

Flash Bainite Steel - Something New Under the Sun!

09/27/2011 posted in Speaking of Precision
by Milo
For those who thought they knew everything that could be known about heat treating steel. Minimizing time rather than maximizing temperature soak s...
Pathfinder Tags: flash processing formability heat treated steel heat treating steel
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Last comment 04/20/2013 by N.

Material Selection: Where Imitation is Not the Highest Form of Flattery

09/07/2011 posted in GEA's Global HVAC Technology Blog
by geanorm
Editor's Note: CR4 would like to thank PJ Sikorsky of GEA Consulting for contributing this blog entry. Imitation may be the highest form of flattery...
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