UltrAlloy 6020 lead-free aluminum alloy with "A" rated machinability was developed without lead additions to produce small broken chips and a surface finish. This cold-finished aluminum alloy is for applications requiring machinability and moderate strength. Chipping characteristics, combined with tight dimensional tolerances, provide for faster machine speeds. Applications include master cylinder brake pistons, connectors, transmission valves, and hydraulic parts used in the automotive, aerospace, fluid power, and electronic industries.
Alcoa Engineered Products, Wire, Rod & Bar Div., Box 5300, Massena, NY 13662.
Major changes are happening in the world of 3D printing and additive manufacturing materials, machines, and software. If the industry -- and the design engineers and OEMs it serves -- are to grow, all three areas must become much more tightly integrated.
Americans spent more than $60B on their pets in 2015. Folks are definitely spending their money on more than dog food. We’re spending on things like dog spas and fancy toys, and as you can imagine, the wearables market is becoming well represented here.
Time was when sports equipment was made only from common, everyday, low-tech materials. But now sports equipment has a new, high-tech ingredient that is helping players take their game to the next level.
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.