[rp-ml] Anybody see how this might relate to RP?

From: Blasch, Larry <LBlasch_at_OPW-FC.com>
Date: Mon May 17 2004 - 19:53:52 EEST

NewScientist.com 15:26 14 May 04
Micro-sculptures give metal the Velcro touch
Minuscule shapes sculpted on metal surfaces could have a profound impact in
many fields of engineering.
By training intense electron beams on the surface of metals, Bruce Dance and
his team have found a way to fashion delicate metal projections that will
act like ultra-strong Velcro to form much tougher joints between metals and
lightweight composite materials in aircraft and cars...

Larry Blasch
Design Engineer/CAE Systems Administrator

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Received on Mon May 17 19:22:05 2004

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