SAE Materials Database

Applications and Benefits

Whether it’s getting the details on a new material innovation or the latest manufacturing application, the Materials Database is a useful reference for your desktop.

Automotive and aerospace materials professionals will find that this tool can be used in many ways:

Research both interior and exterior materials.
Find information on alternative materials and applications.
Stay current with the latest technologies, applications, and standards.
Find experts who specialize in your area of interest or in emerging technologies.
Research applications in both the automotive and aerospace industries.
Monitor international competitive activity and research.
Locate an important article or standard.
Save yourself time with research that’s already been done.
Ensure your compliance with the industry.
Gain access to technical papers from a meeting you missed.
Quickly locate and learn about critical standards and methods.
Discover “shelved” technology that may be applicable today.
Locate the best sources for technical information relevant to your business.
Research archival information and be confident you found all relevant documents.
Gain convenient, timely access from a desktop computer.
Free technical support direct from SAE.

The Materials Database is dedicated to the needs of materials specialists. You may find that one of our other databases, Internet, or CD-ROM products is useful to you as well. Click here to learn more about our range of electronic information resources.