Product News: Materials & Material Processing
Metal Foams provide energy and noise absorption.
Press Release Summary:
January 16, 2014 - Available in sizes ranging from 1/16 to Â½ in. thick, Metal Foams provide energy absorption for applications such as vehicle and body armor. Unique structure stays highly elastic and flexible, providing ventilation and light transmission in architectural applications. Offered in both flat and curved panels, foams are customizable, allowing for thickness, structure, and density optimization based on application.
Original Press Release
Isotech Introduces Metal Foams to Foamed Metal and Composite Product Line
Press release date: January 15, 2014
“These metal foams are lightweight but incredibly strong,” said Joe Casillo, President at Isotech, “and they provide exceptional energy absorption ideal for applications such as vehicle and body armor.” The metal foams are available in sizes ranging from 1/16”thick to 1/2” thick.
Isotech’s addition of metal foams expands their line of foamed metal and composite products in order to provide a material that is capable of energy absorption while remaining lightweight enough for a variety of industry needs.
The unique structure of Isotech’s new metal foams is more than two times stronger than other metal foams while staying highly elastic and flexible, providing incomparable energy and noise absorption as well as ventilation and light transmission in architectural applications.
Isotech’s new metal foams are customizable, allowing for thickness, structure, and density optimization in a variety of applications including body armor energy absorption, architectural accents, noise attenuation, and vehicle armor energy absorption.
Isotech’s metal foams can be manufactured to unique specifications with various density and thicknesses and are available in both flat and curved panels. For more information call Isotech, Inc. at 800-314-3332 or visit www.isotechinc.com.
About Isotech Inc.
Isotech Inc., specializes in the supply of linear motion control products and proprietary mechanical and electromechanical products including ball and crossed roller slides and tables, linear bushings and shafting, pneumatic, micrometer, PZT and motorized translation stages, linear actuators, air cylinders, dashpots/actuators, noise control materials, vibration mounts and isolators, laser marking systems and automation software training.