Adhesives & Sealants

Adhesives & Sealants, Material Handling & Storage

Collaborative Palletizer from MGS Machine offers a lift capacity up to 77 lb.

October 21, 2016

Eliminating the need for a safety fence, MGS Machine's robotic collaborative palletizer is an automated solution for reducing injuries caused from heavy lifting and repetitive motion. Useful in packers of pharmaceuticals and medical devices, palletizer can lift up to 6 cases per minute weighing up to 77 lb. Unit can fully serialize an integrated packaging line, and can be fitted with various end effectors to tackle a range of case sizes and styles. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Safety & Security Equipment

NEZ33CK EZ-Path® Smoke and Acoustical Pathway features a built in smoke sealing system.

October 13, 2016

Protecting sensitive cables through the ceilings and providing a smoke and environmental seal that regulates air flow, NEZ33CK reduces wasted energy. Used in plenum spaces, telecommunication rooms, data closets and server rooms, the kit isolates conditioned air. Integrated where a professional fit and finish is preferred, the unit features a built in smoke sealing system that automatically adjusts to the amount of cables installed. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Super Heavy-Duty Tape supports molten metal below weld joint.

October 7, 2016

Argweld® Weld Backing Tape™ provides support needed to produce perfect weld underbeads when welding with currents of up 80, 160, 240, or 600 A. Supporting and protecting weld root from oxidation, this glass fiber weld backing system traps inert gas from weld torch to hold gas surrounding weld pool and effectively provide back purge facility. Each of 4 grades features 3 in. wide aluminum adhesive tape backing strip with 1 in. wide band of woven glass fiber matting running down center. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Electrically and Thermally Conductive, Two Part Silicone Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

October 5, 2016

Well suited for use in vacuum environments, Master Bond MasterSil 973S-LO is an adhesive, sealant and coating that passes NASA low outgassing tests. This electrically conductive, two component silicone can be used in the aerospace, electronic, opto-electronic and specialty OEM industries. Featuring a low volume resistivity of 0.004 ohm-cm, MasterSil 973S-LO is a silver filled compound that... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants

Chemlok® Film Adhesive eliminates the need for applying multiple coats for bonding rubber-to-metal.

September 30, 2016

Suitable for lining tanks and pipes, Chemlok® Film Adhesive requires a single application to bond rubber-to-metal. Eliminating use of SCBA equipment during application, Adhesive can be safely applied in confined spaces without fear of explosion or asphyxiation. The option to pre-laminate uncured rubber substrates, reduces the steps needed to complete the rubber lining process. Having high-tack strength, Film can retain tack strength over a wide range of application temperatures. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Sherwin-Williams Announces Water & Wastewater Impact Award Winners

September 29, 2016

Short Elliott Hendrickson; Champion Coatings; Wapasha Construction; and the city of Austin, Minnesota, take top spot in inaugural program honoring project excellence using Sherwin-Williams Protective Marine Coatings CLEVELAND, OHIO – Short Elliott Hendrickson Inc. (SEH®), Champion Coatings, and Wapasha Construction took top honors in the inaugural Sherwin-Williams Impact Award program for... Read More

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, 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, 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, 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. (, 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