Archive for January 16, 2018

Learn More About Tungsten, Molybdenum, and Alloy Products

Written by Wall Street News on January 16th, 2018. Posted in Molybdenum boat, Molybdenum crucible, Tungsten crucible

Tungsten alloy machining

There are a variety of industries that rely on vacuum furnaces. This is because vacuum furnaces are able to attain temperatures that exceed 1,200 Celsius, which is vital for a variety of industries. These include, but aren’t limited to, the crystal growth, energy, electronics, and medical industries. In order to manufacture a variety of essential products, parts, and tools, for example, metals such as tungsten and molybdenum are both used. This is due to the high melting points of these metals, which are also combined with other metallic elements to provide added strength and other attributes.

A Few Facts About Tungsten

While tungsten was discovered in 1781, it wasn’t used for industry purposes until 1931. This metal can only be found naturally in four different major mineral forms in