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Memory metal developed for military vehicles

4y ago

Ironclad beetles inspire new 'memory' metal suspension for military vehicles.

Ironclad Beetle

Ironclad Beetle

Marcus Potter, Head of Mobility at BAE Systems Land (UK), said: “This unique use of memory metals could prove a real game-changer for combat vehicles taking part in operations. Being able to adapt to changing situations is hugely important to maintaining effectiveness, and this application of bendable titanium could give armed forces the required flexibility – and survivability – to complete tasks in challenging areas.”


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