Below you find:

. Basic information about materials

. A selection of manufacturing techniques.

. A selection of joining techniques.

See the navigation menu for examples of my R&D work.


Menu of engineering materials

Materials over time

Density versus Strength

Young's modulus : Relative cost of materials per volume

Manufacturing techniques

Classes of proces

Sheet metal bending

Laser cutting

Plastic Injection molding

Aluminium extrusion


Drawing and rolling

Turning and milling

Joining techniques

Fasteners - Driving styles