COUNTDOWN TO MS&T19 ǀ Portland, Oregon ǀ Sept. 29–Oct. 3

The MS&T 2019 call for papers is open. Submit a 150-word abstract for your 20-minute presentation by March 15. Buehler’s Dr Mike Keeble is proud to be chairing the IMS Symposium at MS&T19, “Characterization of Materials and Properties through Metallography, Mechanical Testing and Analysis − From Fundamentals to the Cutting Edge.”  The symposium will include …

Getting stuck with embedding?

Low-Melting point metals such as zinc, lead and tin are not always easy to prepare. These metals are very soft and malleable, and attaining a scratch free finish can be challenging.  One of the more common problems during preparation of these specimens is embedding.  Embedding occurs when hard abrasive particles (or other contaminant) becomes fixed …

Verunreinigungen – eine Plage für jeden Metallographen!

Nach minuten- oder sogar stundenlanger Präparation festzustellen, dass man einen Kratzer auf seiner Probe hat, kann extrem ärgerlich sein. Die Wahrscheinlichkeit ist hoch, dass ein solcher Kratzer durch Verunreinigungen hervorgerufen wurde – eine Plage für jeden Metallographen. Solche Verunreinigungen können unterschiedliche Formen und ganz verschiedene Ursachen haben. Um dem Wirken solcher Verschmutzungen Einhalt zu gebieten …

Buehler Announces Expansion of Relationship with Berg Engineering

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Berg to Represent Buehler in Material Preparation and Hardness in expanded US territory Lake Bluff, IL Buehler announces the expansion of a sales and service partnership with Berg Engineering, a distributor of material testing equipment since 1969. Berg has been selling and supporting the Wilson brand of hardness equipment since 2000. With the partnership, Berg’s …