Flexpoint's Sensor Technology Featured in Publication
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Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc.
106 W. 12200 S.
Draper, UT, 84020
Press release date: December 9, 2006
DRAPER, Utah Dec 12: Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. (OTCBB:FLXT - News) today announced its Bend Sensor® technology was featured in Test & Measurement World, the leading publication in the electronic test, measurement, and inspection industry.
"This article is one of many that have recently been written about the company and our Bend Sensor® technology," stated Clark Mower, CEO of Flexpoint. "This perspective is an unsolicited third party, independent analysis of our sensors, and demonstrates the viability and distinctiveness of our sensors. The article includes the expanded uses which we are getting more involved in, including automotive and aerospace applications. We are also exploiting the sensors ability to adapt our technology to new applications such as the pumping industry through our recently announced alliance with Precision Pumping."
The article, "Flexible sensors relay vital measurements," was written by Greg Reed, Contributing Technical Editor, and features an interview with Flexpoint's Engineering Product Manager, Tom Danielson. The publication can be found online at reed-electronics.com/tmworld/article/CA6390055.html?nid=2852&rid=2 027496595 (Due to its length, this URL may need to be copied/pasted into your Internet browser's address field. Remove the extra space if one exists.)
The following is an excerpt from the article, "In a search for innovative new products, I discovered the Bend Sensor from Flexpoint Sensor Systems. This product measures mechanical movement, air flow, water flow, and vibration. It is mounted on a flexible substrate such as plastic, and it changes in electrical conductivity as it is bent."
"For protection in harsh environments, such as automotive or aerospace applications, over-molded laminates seal out dirt, liquids, heat, and pressure to extend durability."
Flexpoint has been working with numerous manufacturers and suppliers and has recently announced agreements with Faurecia, Europe's second largest automotive supplier. Faurecia is co-developing automotive applications, while Precision Pumping is working to adapt the technology to flow meters. In addition the company has numerous applications in various stages of development including uses in medical, industrial, and toy industries.
Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc.
Manufactures a patented cutting edge flexible sensor, which has also proven to be an extremely durable switch. The single layer Bend Sensor® product allows for the measurement of mechanical movement, air flow, water flow or even vibration. It can be used as a range of motion sensor, or as a durable, & reliable switch in most harsh environments. Flexpoint serves numerous industries including automotive, medical, industrial controls & more.
Contact: Flexpoint Sensor Systems, Inc. Clark Mower, 801-568-5111