Materials & Material Processing

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Thermal Transfer Overprinter Ribbon extends run time.

October 2, 2015

Available for Videojet DataFlex® and 6X00 thermal transfer overprinters, Ultra Grade Black Ribbon comes in lengths up to 1,200 m for extended run times. Product provides optimized contrast as well as rub, scratch, and heat resistance for range of application settings. Compatible with variety of substrates, including coated paper, metallic foils, and poly films, ribbon is suited for printing date, time, batch code, ingredients, and logos onto flexible film packaging, labels, or glossy cards. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Automotive Grade Elastomers help improve fuel economy.

October 1, 2015

DuPont™ Vamac® ethylene acrylic elastomer (AEM) products help auto industry lower emissions and improve fuel economy to meet global regulations. Able to perform at temperatures up to 190°C, DuPont™ Vamac® VMX5000 AEM pre-compounds can be used in seals and gaskets, air management systems, and high-temperature coolant hose covers. DuPont™ Vamac® VMX2122 AEM dipolymer, which can have injection molding cycle time <2 min, exhibit favorable compression set values without post-cure process. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Thermal Compound supports form-in-place gap filling.

September 30, 2015

Capable of filling large gaps around fragile circuit board solder points without causing damage or loss in performance, 5.0 W/m°K SARCON® SPG-50A facilitates efficient transfer of heat from any board-level source to nearby heat sink or heat spreader. Silicon based material provides optimized vibration absorption capabilities and maintains all initial properties across wide temperature range of -40 to +150°C. Compound is available in tubes or syringes. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Injection Molding Machine handles shot sizes from 1-15 cc.

September 29, 2015

Suited for clean room and medical applications, MICROLIM™ Liquid Silicone Injection Molding Machine provides shot to shot repeatability. Hybrid servo-pneumatic system features patented plunger design with center shutoff nozzle for accurate shot size control. Machine has maximum clamp force of 17 tons and platen size of 9 x 9 in. Equipped with removable injection head for quick cleaning and changeover, machine is optimized for short run applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mounting & Attaching Products

Weld-On Plate supports John Deere 300/400 loaders.

September 29, 2015

Measuring 49.38 x 19.40 in., John Deere 300/400 Series Weld-on Plate is formed from 5/16 in. steel and is designed to be welded to existing attachments, allowing them to be used with John Deere 300/400 Series loaders that use JD attaching system. Plate features steel cast upper hooks and welded locking pins spaced to OEM specifications, ensuring proper fit when welded to buckets or attachments. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Color Palettes produce random flow of color effects.

September 28, 2015

By infusing color at random into injection-molded PP parts, FusionFx ensures that finished products are consistent, but never look exactly alike. Carnival combines brightly colored confetti with use of explosive accents, while Cork imbues products with look of natural wood elements. Camouflage provides nature-mimicking effects, and GeoClassics uses look of granite, concrete, and quartz to give lightweight plastic products visual weight of stone. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Laboratory Attritor features touch screen controls.

September 25, 2015

With optional Touch Screen Control System, S1 Laboratory Attritor is suited for applications where it is essential to acquire and track data. System includes data log that measures Mill rpm, Mill kW, Mill Amps, Grind Time, Cooling Water Inlet Temperature, Cooling Water Outlet Temperature, Slurry Temperature, and Cooling Water Flow Rate. In addition to real-time data acquisition, system can run mill for set times. Data can be exported to Excel file for further analysis and reporting. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Materials & Material Processing, Display & Presentation Equipment

Textiles provide optimized image sharpness.

September 25, 2015

Available in widths to 126 in., Samba Fabric Elite Textiles offer advanced platform for printing brilliant banners, flags, exhibit graphics, backdrops, and retail displays. Products meet NFPA 701 FR specifications and provide options in ink compatibility including Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, Latex, UV, Eco-Solvent, and Solvent. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Non-Industrial Products

Flame Resistant Clothing features lightweight design.

September 25, 2015

Made of 5.3 oz GlenGuard® fabric, Workrite® FR Line offers arc thermal performance value of 9.5 cal/cm² and is UL certified to NFPA 2112. Line includes coveralls, shirts, and pants in variety of colors. In addition to FR protection and comfortable, lightweight design, garments provide moisture management, durability, and colorfastness. Read More

Robotics, Materials & Material Processing, Material Handling & Storage

Gap-Free Sprue Grippers handle thin, complex workpieces.

September 24, 2015

Suited for plastics processing and tooling machines, 10 mm dia 100 Series is available with standard, sensor-enabled, and fully elastomer-coated jaws. Design enables secure, gap-free gripping of workpieces ranging from flat and malleable parts and sprues as thin as 1 mm to those with material thickness up to 10 mm. Able to operate in environments with filtered and oiled or unoiled air, grippers feature bodies and jaws of anodized aluminum alloy and provide closing force of 22 N at 6 bar. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Colored Papers are dyed, not tinted, for uniform color.

September 23, 2015

Available in weights from 12–125 lb tag, kaBoom!™ Colored Papers are suited for menus, posters, brochures, flyers, and business communications. Products come in colors such as storm'n orange, yowza yellow, gripping green, electric blue, and firecracker red. Durability, stiffness, and bulk ensure optimized performance on post-processing and inserting equipment. Acid-free and elemental chlorine free, papers are supplied in sheets and rolls for merchants, distributors, printers, and converters. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Lubricants, Green & Clean

Diesel Fuel Supplement helps maximize power.

September 22, 2015

Available in winter and summer versions, Full Torque™ Diesel Fuel Improver helps long haul diesel engine operators conserve fuel, protect equipment, and keep trucks on road despite harsh conditions. Cetane-boosted, detergent-containing formulation increases fuel’s cetane number up to 3 numbers, resulting in accelerated ignition time, more power, and minimized smoke at startup. Winter version is especially useful in extreme cold weather, aiding in prevention of fuel gelling and ice formation. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Sealant Films are designed for laminating non-retort pouches.

September 21, 2015

Available for CPGs and converters, TreaTear® LT Series includes linear-tear, polypropylene sealant films intended for non-retort pouch lamination. Design delivers precise, machine-direction, linear tear without laser scoring, perforations, or registration. Available as thin as 30 microns, films offer flexibility with overall lamination design. Product is compatible with most zipper stocks, is FDA- and CONEG-compliant, and comes in clear, white, and custom colors. Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Large Format Ink Jet Printers suit aqueous imaging applications.

September 18, 2015

SureColor® P-Series includes P6000 (24 in.) and P8000 (44 in.), which leverage UltraChrome® HD 8-color ink set, as well as P7000 (24 in.) and P9000 (44 in.) that incorporate UltraChrome HDX 10-color ink set. Along with PrecisionCore® TFP® printhead, features include variable size ink droplet technology and media support (roll or cut-sheet) ranging from photographic paper to 1.5 mm thick fine art media and poster board. Internal 320 GB print server and spectrophotometer are options. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

HVOF Masking Compound handles complex and difficult jobs.

September 18, 2015

Providing protection from HVOF and plasma spray, BlueShield can be shaped and molded to cover odd-shaped areas as well as close off and protect areas which should not be treated. Single-step application process involves masked part undergoing 25 min curing cycle at 250°F. Resulting shield, ready for coating, is resistant to abrasion, similar to hard rubber, and can be peeled away at completion. Shelf life is 6 months at 72°F in sealed container and over one year in refrigerated room. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Molding Machine offers 7,000 rpm spindle speed.

September 18, 2015

Providing max feed speed of 40 m/min, Powermat 700 features Comfort Set operating concept. Settings can be made manually without tools, and optional machine space monitoring enables axes to be adjusted when machine is running. Smart touch function supports wireless connection between controls and tablet, while large front panel and LED lighting provide visibility, even when hood is closed. To minimize energy use, machine features optimized chip extraction and enlarged extraction hose diameter. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Mold Release Agents target metal and ceramic parts.

September 17, 2015

When applied to mold or forming surface, Michem® Release Agents 4002 and 4003 provide easy release of manufactured part with defect-free performance. Water-based solutions, suitable for both manual and automated environments, will not interfere with bonding of composite to metal back plate. Michem Release Agent 4002 is intended for small applications such as automobile brake shoes, pads, and disks, while Michem Release Agent 4003 is suitable for larger, heavy-duty brake component manufacturing. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Materials & Material Processing

Tool Cart targets industrial plastic molding industry.

September 16, 2015

Designed as 4-layered shelving system with high side-walls and rubber-coated surfaces to keep tools/parts in place, IMS ResQ Cart facilitates access and storage of critical components needed to fix, plumb, set-up, or switch a run. Unit is equipped with 5 in. swivel/locking casters and sturdy work table with 350 lb capacity. Industry-specific features include hanging waterline hose mounts, guide bars to keep hoses organized, and removable metal tray insert to hold nozzle tips and re-facing tools. Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing, Electronic Components & Devices, Vision Systems

UV LED Lamp features stackable design.

September 16, 2015

Available in range of wavelengths including 365, 385, 395, and 405 nm, fan-cooled COBRA Cure FX features stackable form factor that produces uniform line with peak irradiance of 4 W/cm² and peak energy density of 3 J/cm². Lamp has field-replaceable exit window and IntelliSense™ technology, which provides precise output control, operational intelligence, and Plug & Play integration. Sensing features include real-time thermal monitoring, intensity monitoring, and lifetime prediction of lamp. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Chemical Foaming Agent optimizes unfilled PP and PE materials.

September 16, 2015

With only one reaction point, TecoCell does not produce corrosive byproducts or require scavenger technology. Agent has reaction temperature of 393°F, at which point system releases CO2 to create microcellular structure in range of 20–80 microns. TecoCell creates homogeneous gas/cell matrix by utilizing uniform size CaCO3 particles of .08 microns that distribute themselves evenly in material system, resulting in strong and constant cell structure throughout blow molded or injection molded part. Read More