Luytex(reg) engineered composite bearings are made of a composite material, comprised of fine-fabric synthetics impregnated with special thermoplastic polyester resins. Luytex is made in a range of compositions, featuring high-load capabilities, wear resistance, anti-friction properties, and an ability to cope with most environmental and temperature extremes. Applications include aerospace, automotive, chemical processing, construction, and defense.
Engineers at Fuel Cell Energy have found a way to take advantage of a side reaction, unique to their carbonate fuel cell that has nothing to do with energy production, as a potential, cost-effective solution to capturing carbon from fossil fuel power plants.
This is part one of an article discussing the University of Washington’s nationally ranked FSAE electric car (eCar) and combustible car (cCar). Stay tuned for part two, tomorrow, which will discuss the four unique PCBs used in both the eCar and cCars.
Researchers working with additive manufacturing have said multimaterial techniques will allow industry “to fabricate materials with combinations of density, strength, and thermal expansion that do not exist [yet].”
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