Tag: Zirconium

Titanium Sponge & Its Production Processes

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Titanium Sponge and Its Production Processes Titanium sponge is the main raw material for making industrial titanium alloys. Its appearance is loose and porous sponge-like, and it is lively and easily oxidized. This porous titanium sponge cannot be used directly. It must be melted into a liquid before it can be cast into titanium ingots, titanium […]

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Tantalum Capacitor Characteristics and Applications

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Tantalum Capacitor Characteristics & Applications As a class of electrolytic capacitors, tantalum capacitor is widely used in communications, aerospace and military industries, submarine cables, advanced electronic devices, civil appliances, televisions, and many other aspects. Tantalum capacitors are made of metal tantalum (Ta) as the anode material. According to their different anode structures, tantalum capacitors can be […]

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3D Printing Is Used to Develop Refractory Metal Components

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3D Printing Is Used to Develop Refractory Metal Components for Nuclear Weapons 3D printing has always been favored by the military manufacturing and aerospace industries. Metal Technologies (MTI), a manufacturing service provider from Oregon, USA, won a contract from the US Navy. Under this contract, MTI will develop and demonstrate advanced aerospace additive manufacturing technology for the […]

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TZM Alloy Applications, Properties & Preparation Methods

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TZM Alloy Applications, Properties & Preparation Methods TZM alloy (Titanium-Zirconium-Molybdenum Alloy) is a high-temperature alloy widely used at present. Because of its high melting point, high strength, high elastic modulus, small linear expansion coefficient, low vapor pressure, good electrical and thermal conductivity, strong corrosion-resistance, and high-temperature mechanical properties, it is widely used in military, aerospace and […]

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6 Uses of Zirconium You Mightn’t Know

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6 Uses of Zirconium You Mightn’t Know Perhaps most people are relatively new to zirconium. In fact, zirconium is not new to us. On the contrary, it has been applied to many aspects of our lives. Since ancient times, it has been used as a gem and plays a decorative role in people’s lives because it has […]

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How Was Vanadium Discovered?

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How Was Vanadium Discovered? Vanadium is a silvery-white transition metal with element symbol V, atomic number 23, and atomic weight 50.9414. Vanadium has a high melting point of 1890 ° C and is called refractory metal together with niobium, tantalum, tungsten, and molybdenum. Due to its excellent physical and chemical properties, vanadium and vanadium alloy are widely […]

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Zirconium Alloys 101

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Zirconium Alloys 101 Zirconium is a silvery-white transition metal with a very low thermal neutron absorption cross-section, high hardness, good ductility, and corrosion resistance. Zirconium alloy is a solid solution of zirconium or other metals. The main use of zirconium alloys is in the field of nuclear technology, such as fuel rods in nuclear reactors. Beyond the […]

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8 Interesting Facts About Zirconium

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8 Interesting Facts About Zirconium Zirconium is a silvery-white transition metal with element symbol Zr, atomic number 40, density 6.49g / cm³, melting point 1852 ° C, boiling point 4377 ° C. Because of its complicated preparation process, it is not easy to be extracted, so it is often called “rare metal”. Beyond the basics we […]

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How to Choose a Pair of Titanium Glasses?

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How to Choose a Pair of Titanium Glasses? Titanium is widely used in the eyewear industry because of its excellent properties, including the resistance to deformation and discoloration, as well as strong stability, etc. Spectacle frames made of titanium can be divided into three types: pure titanium, titanium alloy, and beta-titanium frames. The following is […]

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