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A composite material is a compound that consist of two or more material components that have different physical and chemical properties. The resulting composite material has characteristics different from the individual constituents. I

By: stevenjstanekl Business l November 16, 2015 lViews: 81

There are two types of radiation: indirectly ionizing radiation and directly ionizing radiation. The indirectly ionizing radiations include: neutrons, gamma radiations, and x-rays. The directly ionizing radiation is mainly charged particles. The type of radiation involved determines the choice of the shielding material.

By: stevenjstanekl Business l November 16, 2015 lViews: 103

Vibration damping materials change a material’s natural vibrating frequency which results ina decrease in radiated noise and an increase in the transmission loss of the material. Vibration results from internal and external forces. The effects of vibration vary from one application to another.

By: stevenjstanekl Business l November 17, 2015 lViews: 69

Radiation refers to the energy that is produced by certain objects. The nature and type of radiation normally depends on the object that is emitting the radiation. For example, the sun emits ultra violet radiation which is also referred to as UV. On

By: stevenjstanekl Business l December 1, 2015 lViews: 54

One of the best uses of frangible ammunition technology is in the military where it is used for training purposes. A good number of military departments are now making use of these bullets because of their ability to fragment upon impact.

By: stevenjstanekl Business l December 2, 2015 lViews: 104

Perfect examples of composite materials are thermoplastic composites, bronze, brass and concrete. All these materials are used extensively in the industry where they are used because of the many advantages that are associated with them.

By: stevenjstanekl Business l December 2, 2015 lViews: 105

In the case of electronic systems, there is always a certain vibration damping material that can be used to shield the system against a specific external disturbance. This kind of protection from external disturbances is applied to mobile phones, DVD players and even tablets.

By: stevenjstanekl Business l December 2, 2015 lViews: 73

Recreational shooting has been termed as one of the safest hobbies. Accidents are known to happen in all facets of life, but recreational shooting really does have statistics on its side.

By: stevenjstanekl Business l December 8, 2015 lViews: 55

Lead might be a naturally occurring metal, but unlike other metals found in nature, it has a tendency to cause irreparable damage to the human body as it directly affects the kidneys

By: stevenjstanekl Business l December 9, 2015 lViews: 94

Vibration dampening refers to a term used to define the need for reducing the amount of energy produced by a particular system.

By: stevenjstanekl Business l December 10, 2015 lViews: 76