Contains descriptions of materials and substances likely to be encountered in industry and engineering technologies. Covering over 13,000 materials relevant to industry, this handbook includes metals and non-metallics, coastings and finishes, chemicals, minerals, pharmaceuticals, fuels, textiles and foodstuffs. For each material it reports on composition, production methods, properties and characteristics, uses and commercial designation or trade name. This edition contains over 30% new information on new plastic, composites, biomaterials and advanced engineering materials. It presents all weights, measures and quantities in both S.I. and US customary units.
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Known simply as ``Brady's''--the only comprehensive, one-volume encyclopedia of materials is now revised! Since 1929, this unique tool has saved professionals' time by providing a one-stop source of comprehensive information on virtually every material and substance used in industry and engineering. The Fourteenth Edition is thoroughly updated to provide full information on a multitude of new materials and substances. It gives you: A-to-Z organization for easy access; coverage of more than 13,000 materials; details on chemicals, metals, minerals, fuels, plastics, textiles, finishes, woods, pharmaceuticals, elastomers, ceramics, coatings, composites, industrial substances, foodstuffs, and natural plant and animal substances; entries on new materials, including recyclate plastics, fullerness, hard-surfaced polymers, dendrimers, transflective materials, rapid prototyping materials, silicone nitride, supercritical fluids, bulk molding compounds, conversion coatings, folic acid, replacements for chloro-fluoracarbons, and thousands more; properties and characteristics of materials, including composition, production methods, uses, and commercial desgination or trade names; a thorough index for finding just the material you need.
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