California Glass Failure Expert performs failure analysis of wine bottle revealing a manufacturing defect. In this case, the root cause is a piece of unmelted glass.
California Glass Failure Expert performs analysis on an exploding beer bottle. Failure analysis demonstrates that previous damage caused the delayed failure.
California Glass Failure Expert analyses failures of heated automobile rear view mirrors. During the start of the scribe and break process, the scribe tool would crush the glass. This crush initiated the thermal stress failure.
Glass Failure Analysis of Glass Cookware
California Glass Failure Expert analyses broken glass cookware. This is a Pyrex pie plate that broke during use.
Metal Failure Analysis of Knodt Rod Surgical Implant
California Materials Failure Expert discusses Metal Failure Analysis of a surgical implant; Product liability study and Failure analysis of a 316 stainless steel surgical implant. Includes scanning electron microscope (SEM) analysis of the fatigue failure. Example of product defect analysis.