Monthly Archives: October 2010

MICRALOX Accelerated Corrosion Testing Update: (1) 336 Hours of Salt Spray Test per Mil-A-8625F

MICRALOX has been tested salt spray corrosion resistance per Mil-A-8625 F.   Per Mil-A-8625F, test specimens, prepared using 3 by 10 inches panels having thickness of 0.063 inches, subjected to a 5 percent salt spray test in accordance with ASTM B … Continue reading

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Tech Note: Hard Coat and Surface Roughness on 2024 Alloy

The Problem: A customer was trying to finish a 2024 aluminum enclosure that was tube-shaped but closed at one end, much like a large test tube. The part was about 24” long and had an I.D. of 2”. The outside … Continue reading

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MICRALOX LOGO Contest

In the last edition of the newsletter, we sponsored a contest to design the MICRALOX logo.  The purpose of this contest was to tap into the ideas and creativity of graphic designers world-wide (through 99designs.com) coupled with the reactions and … Continue reading

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