SPS Technologies has developed a line of titanium alloy fasteners for racing and other industries that require lightweight, strong fasteners capable of meeting stringent fatigue life requirements. The company reports that these new Aerlite 200 fasteners boast a minimum tensile strength of 200 ksi and a shear strength of 108 ksi. For more information, visit http://rbi.ims.ca/3850-555.
Automakers are on the prowl for lighter weight materials to make vehicles less heavy and more fuel efficient, and Nanosteel is one of the companies hoping to take advantage of this opportunity with their lightweight automotive steel of the same name.
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