Wednesday , September 30 2020

Wire rod (steel)

Wire rod

Wire rod (steel) Description Wire rods are manufactured from billets. This is accomplished by an extrusion process, whereby the red metal bar is pressed into the orifice of a die. The metal is forced against the die by hydraulic rams and the continuous form which emerges takes the shape of …

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Yellow metal / Muntz metal


  Yellow metal / Muntz metal Description / Applications Muntz metal is a form of alpha-beta brass with about 60% copper, 40% zinc and a trace of iron. Known both as Muntz Metal and yellow metal, the alloy must be worked hot and is used today for corrosion resistant machine …

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Zinc and zinc products


Zinc and zinc products Description Zinc, in commerce also spelter, is a metallic chemical element; it has the symbol Zn and atomic number 30. It is the first element of group 12 of the periodic table. Zinc is, in some respects, chemically similar to magnesium, because its ion is of …

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Arrowroot Description Arrowroot is a yellowish white rootstock covered with loose scales. It originated from a perennial plant which has white flowers and fruits in the size and form of currants. It is a starchy food extracted from the tuberous roots of various plants. Shipped in considerable quantities from Sri …

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Argol Description Potassium Tartrate, Dipotassium Tartrate or argol has formula K2C4H4O6. It is the potassium salt of tartaric acid. It is often confused with potassium bitartrate, also known as cream of tartar. As a food additive, it shares the E number E336 with potassium bitartrate. Potassium Tartrate is produced by …

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Apricot Kernels


Apricot Kernels Description An apricot kernel (Prunus armeniaca, “Armenian plum” in Latin) refers to the kernel of a species of Prunus, classified with the plum in the subgenus Prunus. It is known for containing amygdalin, an ineffective, and sometimes dangerous, purported alternative cancer treatment. Seeds or kernels of the apricot …

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Cashew Nuts – Anarcadium Nuts


Cashew Nuts – Anarcadium Nuts Description The cashew is a tree in the family Anacardiaceae. The tree is small and evergreen, growing to 10-12m tall, with a short, often irregularly shaped trunk. The leaves are spirally arranged, leathery textured, elliptic to obovate, 4 to 22 cm long and 2 to …

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Almonds Description The almond fruit measures 3.5–6 cm (1–2 in) long. In botanical terms it is not a nut, but a drupe. The outer covering or exocarp, fleshy in other members of Prunus such as the plum and cherry, is instead a thick leathery grey-green coat (with a downy exterior), …

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Agar-Agar Description Agar or agar-agar is a gelatinous substance derived by boiling from a polysaccharide in red algae (usually found in Asian waters), where it accumulates in the cell walls of agarophyte and serve as the primary structural support for the algae’s cell walls. Agar is a mixture of two …

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Asiana Airlines


Asiana Airlines Website   Asiana Airlines Inc. is one of South Korea’s major airlines and was established in 1988. Its headquarter is in Seoul and its hubs are Seoul Gimpo International Airport and Seoul Incheon International Airport. Asiana Airlines routes are 10 domestic and 10 International passenger routes, and 90 …

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