Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

EPDM Material meets European food contact regulations.

November 25, 2015

Specifically formulated to meet demanding food contact requirements of European Commission framework regulation EC1935/2004, Qmonix 558EC exhibits optimized performance in both hot and cold process applications. Product is chemical-resistant as well as ozone-and UV-resistant for sanitation processes. With standard durometer of 70, material is suited for equipment used in beverage dispensing, frozen dairy products, liquid filling and packaging. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Gap Filler exhibits low thermal resistance.

November 24, 2015

Available in sheets from 0.3–3.0 mm thick, Sarcon® GR80A can be die-cut to fit almost any application shape. Silicone-based material completely fills air gaps between uneven components, board protrusions, and recessed areas while exhibiting very low pressure. When placed between heat source such as semiconductor and nearby heat sink, thermal interface material provides thermal conductivity of 13.0 W/m°K per ASTM D5470 and thermal resistance as low as 0.50°C cm²/W. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Metal Process Cleaner offers rapid drying.

November 20, 2015

Delivering consistent, imperceptible film, QUAKERCLEAN® 680 VDA cleans and protects ferrous and non-ferrous surfaces from corrosion in single processing step. Cleaner minimizes foam under reasonable soil load conditions and offers good oil splitting characteristics that extend bath life. Product is free of strong acids, strong alkalis, nonylphenol ethoxylates, solvents, ozone depleting compounds, silicates, phosphates, and chelating agents. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Chilling and Heating Dry Baths offer remote control.

November 19, 2015

Suited for robotic systems and fume hoods or environmental chambers, EchoTherm™ RHB20 and RIC20 can be controlled by computer or MIC20 Remote Terminal via RS232 I/O ports. Users can set and control temperature of samples in various containers from assay plates to centrifuge tubes from -20.0 to 120.0°C with accuracy to ±0.2°C. When connected to either dry bath, MIC20 can also collect current set point or temperature, set or clear idle mode, and perform calibration. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Anti-Static Curtain eliminates dangerous charges.

November 18, 2015

Featuring carbon scrim, Electro-Shield consists of heavy-duty, transparent, vinyl curtain that brings voltage down to zero. This fire-resistant, 14-mil curtain, designed for clean rooms, server rooms, electronic equipment areas, and dangerous machinery areas, is resistant to abrasion, cleaning processes, and corrosion. Grounding wire and carbon scrim are suited for environments where oxygen-rich and dust-free atmospheres need to be maintained. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Electronic Components & Devices, Green & Clean, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment

UV LED offers energy-saving replacement for mercury lamps.

November 18, 2015

Built on InGaN technology, Model VLMU5200-385-140 features typical radiant power of 2,500 mW at 500 mA and 3,600 mW at 700 mA in 380–390 nm wavelength range. Ceramic-based unit with silicone lens offers wide emission angle of 140° and provides radiant intensity of 1,054 mW/sr at 700 mA. Housed in 5.2 x 5.2 x 3.1 mm surface-mount package, RoHS-compliant LED is suited for UV curing in dental and poster printing applications, blood and counterfeit money detection, and photocatalytic purification. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Green & Clean

Solvents offer drop-in replacement for Trichloroethylene.

November 18, 2015

Consisting of stabilized n-propyl bromide solvent with KB value of 130, EnSolv can be used in existing vapor degreasing equipment with only minor alterations to programs and temperature settings. Non-flammable product offers mid-range temperature operation, low global warming potential, and biodegrades readily in environment. Available as replacement for HCFC-225, EnSolv NEXT high-trans, fluorinated solvents feature KB value of 91, zero ozone depletion potential, and low global warming potential. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products

Orbital Brush Floorcare Machine has square pad.

November 13, 2015

Used for stripping, buffing, polishing, and cleaning, ORB 20 features 20 x 14 in. pad and ¾ in. thick, epoxy-coated steel frame. Running speed of 3,500+ rpm and 180 lb of down pressure reduce or eliminate need for cleaning solution. Capable of cleaning multiple hard floor types in diverse applications, 20 x 20 x 46 in. unit employs 1.5 hp motor and operates at noise levels to 64 dB. Overall weight is 180 lb, and cleaning path is 20 in. Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Materials & Material Processing

Sifter Balls come in multiple material options.

November 10, 2015

Available in stock size range of 5/8–2 in., Sifter Balls come in polyurethane for applications demanding abrasion resistance in addition to food-grade rubber options. Clear FDA Silicone is available for high temperature applications, while both Neoprene and Natural Rubber options for high abrasion resistance applications are also available. Balls keep sifting system clean and effective, and break up potential clogging and binding within operation. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing

Development Board supports IoT applications.

November 10, 2015

With MAX32600MBED, mbed engineers and IoT developers can quickly design embedded systems based on MAX32600 microcontroller. Board includes MAX32600 ARM Cortex®-M3 based microcontroller, prototyping area with adjacent access to precision analog front end connections, I/O access through Arduino®-compatible connectors, additional I/O access through 100 x 100 mil headers, USB interface, and other general-purpose I/O devices. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Conductive Medical Electrode Ink/Coating is chemical resistant.

November 9, 2015

Intended for sensors as well as ECG, EEG, TENS, and defibrillator electrodes, 113-09(S) consists of single-component, medical-grade, silver-silver chloride (Ag-AgCl) ink and coating. It adheres to polyimide and polyester films as well as other high-energy substrates and exhibits optimal aging characteristics when used with high-salt content hydrogels. Also exhibiting flexibility and crease resistance, customizable ink/coating can be applied by screen printing, dipping, or syringe. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Precision 4-Axis Grinding Center combines flexibility, efficacy.

November 6, 2015

Used for grinding periphery of indexable inserts, Leo Peri delivers process performance that meets production and quality standards for carbide, cermet, ceramics, and CBN applications. Features include integrated 3-axis linear handling system, optimized control technology, and direct drives for X/Y/C axes as well as 250 mm dia grinding wheel and in-process dressing. Occupying 4 m² footprint, machine supports utilization of 4–6 standard pallets for flexibility and efficiency. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Materials & Material Processing

Development Kit supports IoT gateways and edge devices.

November 5, 2015

Based on IAP140 quad-core ARM Cortex A53 application processor, Andromeda Box™ Edge is designed for rapid prototyping and development of smart devices. Andromeda Box™ Connect, featuring ARMADA® 385 dual-core ARM Cortex A9 application processor, enables development of IoT gateway solutions. Systems integrate Brillo, Google's OS based on Android, and natively support Weave protocol, enabling phones and devices to talk to each other locally and remotely through cloud. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Printable Substrate Material promote eye appeal, impact.

November 5, 2015

Celtec® Vivid White, providing bright white option for wide-format and signage professionals, distinguishes cooler colors to help create mood and message. Similarly, Celtec Standard White is intended for warmer color imagery and fleshtones. Both materials, which influence tone and mood, are flexible and can be die-cut. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Services

Styrenic TPEs suit automotive exteriors.

November 5, 2015

Exhibiting higher flow than comparable TPVs, Sarlink® ME-2200 Series enables molders of exterior components such as gaskets, seals, and trim to process complex, intricate designs while shortening cycles. Products are available in hardnesses from 65 Shore A to 40 Shore D. Offering UV stability, good flexibility over wide temperature range, and Class A surface appearance, compounds are readily colored and do not require pre-drying prior to molding. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Semi-Crystalline Shapes replace metal parts in food industry.

November 5, 2015

Exhibiting wear and chemical resistance along with low moisture absorption, TECAPET™ Semi-crystalline Polyester Stock Shapes are suitable for use in food filling and other processing machines as well as conveying equipment where parts may be subject to chlorinated or caustic cleaning solutions. Shapes are compliant with requirements in FDA regulation 21 CFR 177.1630. This means there will be no migration of extractable from plastic that could contaminate food products. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Industrial Batch Parts Washer improves operational efficacy.

November 4, 2015

Able to heat wash water between 140 to 190°F, RW 2836 features 7.5 hp, reservoir-mounted, vertical, centrifugal pumps for ~65 gpm capacity at ~60 psi. Rotated by ½ hp gear motor, 28 in. dia workbasket has work clearing height of 36 in. Weight load capacity is 1,000 lb, and table is located in off center cabinet position to foster loading access. Features include natural gas burner with electronic ignition; electronic flame sensor; fresh air blower motor; and adjustable air intake. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Low Profile Desiccant targets pharmaceutical packaging.

November 3, 2015

Featuring thin, low-profile design, PolySorb® Desiccant Card manages moisture in pharmaceutical products where space is limited, including packaging of in-vitro diagnostic device kits, transdermal pharmaceutical delivery systems, and foil pouches. Product is dust-free and can be dispensed on automated packaging lines using standard friction feeders. Available in custom sizes and shapes, card is fully supported by Type III Drug Master File. Stock sizes include 0.5 g and 1.0 g equivalent cards. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Sound Absorbers offer virtually unlimited design shapes.

November 3, 2015

Constructed of Class 1 fire-rated willtec® foam, SONEX® PLANO Absorbers can be set in countless pattern arrangements across ceiling plane to minimize echo and sound reverberation in large open areas. Some possible baffle shapes include curving convex, concave, stepped, diagonal, and wedge. Measuring 2 in. thick x 46 in. long with depths from 4–32 in., absorbers have T-slots that allow 4 ft cross tees to be slid through and connected between main runners while constructing grid suspension system. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Rotary Extrusion Dies offer speeds to 1,000 rpm.

November 2, 2015

Offered in inline and crosshead styles, Rotary Extrusion Dies are suited for medical and multi-lumen tubing plus various extrusions with interlocking layer or multiple striping requirements. By rotating tooling in relation to material flow, rotary head increases wall strength of extrusion. Features include counter-rotating tip and die, co-rotating tip and die, rotating die with conventional tip, rotating tip with conventional die, multi-layer, striping, and optional quick-change cartridges. Read More