Nitinol

Nitinol Wire features oxide-free design.
Nitinol

Nitinol Wire features oxide-free design.

Available in diameters from 0.020-0.040 in., NitiBrite(TM) uses one-step oxide removal process that completely eliminates toxic HF acid solutions, which can cause embrittlement. Process does not involve acid etch or mechanical polishing, and, since there are no toxic byproducts generated, it supports corporate sustainability efforts. Resulting NitiBrite(TM) Nitinol Wire, available in continuous...

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Abbott Ball Solves Nitinol 60 Machining Problems
Nitinol

Abbott Ball Solves Nitinol 60 Machining Problems

West Hartford, CT - In the more than 50 years since its discovery, there has been very little success in commercializing Nitinol 60. In spite of its superior characteristics, the material was effectively abandoned in the late 1950's, when difficulties in machining and work-hardening were encountered. However, Abbott Ball Company, with guidance from NASA, has engineered breakthrough methods to...

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Miscellaneous Wire

Shape Memory Alloy (SMA) Wire Offers Solenoid Replacement Design

Providing Less Weight, Lower Power Consumption and better Reliability San Diego, CA - - Autosplice has announced the development of new cost-effective solenoid-replacement designs for commercial applications using Shape Memory Alloy (SMA) wire. For a number of years, Autosplice has been an industry leader in the design and assembly of practical real-world applications using SMA wire made from...

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