Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

LORD Corporation Scheduled to Present on a Variety of Topics at Upcoming International Elastomer Conference

September 28, 2016

Cary, N.C. – LORD Corporation – a leader in the development of adhesives, coatings, motion management devices, and sensing technologies – has announced a full schedule of presentations at the upcoming International Elastomer Conference. To be held Oct. 10-13 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pa., the show is an annual event held by the Rubber Division of the ACS... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electrical Equipment & Systems

Rugged Epoxy Encapsulated Package Option for VPT Series

September 20, 2016

BLACKSBURG, VA – VPT® Inc., a HEICO company (NYSE:HEI.A) (NYSE:HEI) today announced the availability of a fully encapsulated epoxy package option for its VPT Series of high-reliability DC-DC converters, EMI filters and accessory products. The epoxy packaging allows for aqueous cleaning processes often required in higher volume circuit board production applications. Additionally, the epoxy... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Dosing of Abrasive Thermal Pastes in Cyclic Operation

September 20, 2016

Dosing of abrasive thermal pastes in cyclic operation The ultimate stress test for stator materials Abrasive thermal pastes are found in a range of applications. In the production of LEDs and circuit boards in the electronics industry and in the area of control systems in automotive applications - to name but a few examples. Through the regulation of thermal resistance, these pastes,... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Metallized Carbon Corporation Offers Modern Carbon-Graphite Self-Lubricating Materials Ideal for Aircraft Shaft Mechanical Seals

September 15, 2016

Unique materials offer high thermal conductivity, low friction and oxidation resistance Metallized Carbon Corporation, a global leader in the manufacture of oil-free, self-lubricating, carbon-graphite materials for severe service lubrication applications, offers a variety of materials ideal for mechanical seals in aircraft shaft applications, including main shaft seals for both aircraft... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Optics & Photonics

Optically Clear, Room Temperature Curing Epoxy Blocks UV Light Transmission

September 14, 2016

Formulated for specific optical applications, Master Bond EP30-2LB blocks UV light from 200-400 nm and allows the transmission of visible light from 450-900 nm. This two part system is optically clear with a refractive index of 1.55. It also passes ASTM E595 testing to meet NASA low outgassing specifications. Beyond its optical properties, EP30-2LB is a reliable structural adhesive with a... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Bio-Adhesive Film prevents oil dispersion.

September 12, 2016

Non-toxic and water-activated, Corimer™ Bio-Gel has potential to solve public health and environmental problems. Once it makes contact with water, product self-spreads rapidly into uniform plastic film, preventing mosquito's reproductive cycle that takes place on surface of shallow, still water. For oil spills, bio-gel automatically and forcefully condenses all dispersed oil into pool surrounded by bio-film. Product can also be applied to water surface that contains algae, debris, or garbage. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Handheld Printer for Fast Marking on Site

September 8, 2016

Middletown, Pa. – Thermofox from Phoenix Contact is an easy-to-operate, handheld printer for small labeling projects in the field or around the industrial panel shop. Thermofox makes it easy to swap material cartridges for terminal block markers, shrink sleeves, self-laminating wire wraps, and indoor/outdoor vinyl tape. For power, the Thermofox accepts standard AA batteries, or a rechargeable... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Weld Purge Your Pipes at a Low Cost with Weld Purge Film®

September 2, 2016

When tubes and pipes of certain materials, such as stainless steel, titanium, nickel alloys and zirconium are welded together, it is desirable to purge the oxygen out of the inside of the weld zone to prevent it from reacting with the hot metal and causing oxidation, porosity and corrosion. Some weld purging products available include Inflatable Systems (balloons), tandem units made of rubber... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Masking Tape for Painters features ultra-smooth backing.

September 2, 2016

Providing precision paint lines while preventing paint bleed and edge build up, FineLine™ Ultra Thin Painter's Tape consists of moisture-resistant, washi-type paper masking tape with stain-resistant, pressure-sensitive synthetic rubber adhesive that adheres firmly and securely to most surfaces. This bright yellow masking tape can be used on walls, windows and trim, hardwood floors, as well as lacquered and laminated surfaces and offers clean removal for up to 7 days. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Two Part, Nickel Conductive Epoxy Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

September 1, 2016

Featuring a nickel filler, Master Bond EP21TDCN-LO is an electrically conductive two component adhesive/sealant that is particularly effective for grounding, shielding and static dissipation applications. It is a toughened system and is capable of withstanding rigorous thermal cycling, mechanical vibration and shock. This system passes ASTM E595 tests for NASA low outgassing, making it well... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Toray Plastics (America) to Feature its OPP and Pet Innovations, Collaborative Spirit, and Global Reach at Pack Expo International 2016

August 25, 2016

The industry's leading innovator invites attendees to visit Toray at booth N-5789 and learn how to get more from a film supplier. North Kingstown, Rhode Island - Toray Plastics (America), Inc. (www.toraytpa.com), announces that it will feature its advanced Torayfan® OPP and Lumirror® PET film technologies, collaborative spirit, and global reach at... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Conductive Adhesive/Sealant passes NASA low outgassing tests.

August 24, 2016

Effective for grounding, shielding, and static dissipation, EP21TDCN-LO electrically conductive, 2-component adhesive/sealant features nickel filler and passes ASTM E595 tests for NASA low outgassing. Chemical-resistant product bonds to similar and dissimilar substrates. Along with 5-10 ohm-cm resistivity and 11 BTU•in/ft²•hr•°F thermal conductivity, properties include respective tensile lap shear, tensile and T-peel strength values of 1,400–1,600 psi, 3,000–4,000 psi, and 15–20 pli Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Dymax BlueWave® MX-150(TM) features a LED touchscreen interface and a high-intensity LED emitter.

August 12, 2016

Designed to offer curing flexibility, and consistency, BlueWave® MX-150™ can be used as a bench-top unit or integrated into automated systems such as robotic arms. Available in 365, 385, or 405 nm wavelengths, the intensity of the LED emitter is not affected by long or bent lightguides, as compared to traditional spot-curing systems. Featuring activation options such as a foot pedal, a LCD touch screen, or PLC interface, the embedded LED chip in the emitter facilitate consistent curing. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Automotive Silicone Adhesive Sealant affords process flexibility.

July 29, 2016

Designed for automotive module applications, BERGQUIST TLB 400 SLT offers adaptable thermal cure profile that enables full cure, independent of ambient moisture, at temperatures from 25 to 180°C to accommodate various manufacturing protocols. This 2-part solution, with 400% elongation to break, creates environmentally protected enclosure resistant to degradation from exposure to common automotive fluids. Product also exhibits reliability in high-temperature and -humidity conditions. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Dymax Receives Two US Patents

July 28, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation has recently announced it has been awarded two patents - that cover adhesive and coating compositions respectively - by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). US Patent No. 9,315,695 entitled “Actinic Radiation and Moisture Dual Curable Composition” further extend the scope of the company’s dual-cure technology. This patent... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Black Polyurethane Adhesive serves automotive, home repair jobs.

July 14, 2016

Formulated for versatility, Permatex® Black Polyurethane Adhesive can be used in both interior and exterior applications and performs equally in harsh environments and heavy-duty applications. This single-component, silicone-free, elastomeric adhesive has low-odor, UV-resistant formula. Exhibiting low volume shrinkage, paintable product remains flexible and provides permanent bond to diverse materials: steel, stainless steel, aluminum, glass, fiberglass, rubber, plastic, ABS, and PVC. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

No Mix, Thermally Conductive, Electrically Insulative Epoxy for Underfill Applications

July 12, 2016

Master Bond EP3UF is a one component epoxy that contains thermally conductive fillers with very small particle sizes imparting a low thermal resistance of 5-7 x 10-6 K•m2/W. This low viscosity system has good flow properties and can be applied in bond lines as thin as 10-15 microns. It offers a thermal conductivity of 9-10 BTU•in/ft2•hr•°F [1.30-1.44 W/(m·K) and a volume resistivity... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Engineered Material Systems to Showcase Adhesives for Stringing and Shingling Next-Generation Solar Modules at Intersolar North America

July 11, 2016

DELAWARE, OH - July 2016 - Engineered Material Systems, Inc. (EMS), a leading global supplier of conductive interconnect materials for photovoltaic applications, will exhibit its new 561-400 series Low-Cost Snap Cure Conductive Adhesives at Intersolar North America, scheduled to take place July 12-14 in San Francisco, CA. The 561-400 series is designed for stringing and shingling crystalline... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Epoxy Adhesives target pipeline coatings.

July 5, 2016

Designed for repairing high pressure pipelines, KALFIX 911 and KALFIX 913 are pressure transfer fillers offering extreme adhesion, even to underwater surfaces. For pipeline coating or cold weather use, KALFIX 563 epoxy and curing agent is able to displace water for permanent bond to all substrates with minimal substrate preparation. KALFIX 206, combining liquid epoxy resin and high temperature curing agent, has high heat distortion and cures to hard and dust-free condition at normal temperatures. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Non-Industrial Products, Paints & Coatings

AsahiGuard(TM) Sealant Protects Architectural Stone and Tile from Damaging Stains

July 1, 2016

EXTON, Pa., June 29, 2016 - Decorative and functional architectural stone and tile must be able to repel liquids and oil to maintain their appearance and value. AsahiGuard™ for Stone and Tile from AGC Chemicals provides the most effective deterrent to liquid- and oil-based stains that can ruin the aesthetics of both porous and non-porous stone and tile. AsahiGuard for Stone and Tile is... Read More