TITLE

Sharp attack

AUTHOR(S)
Oakham, Martin
PUB. DATE
March 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);3/29/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7671, p43
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the problem of efficient way for cutting metallic composites. Most engineers be aware of the problems of machining composites. Yet in the not-too-distant future composites will increasingly take the place of traditional materials, and even some of the more exotic alloys. Composites provide distinctive manufacturing advantages thanks to properties such as high specific strength-to- weight ratios and/or stiffness, low electrical conductivity, transparency to radio emissions, corrosion resistance and good thermal stability.
ACCESSION #
16659430

 

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