Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Conductive Vinyl Flooring suits ESD protected areas.

February 8, 2016

Consisting of homogenous distribution of carbon black and proprietary polymers, Conductive Vinyl Flooring provides continuous and permanent path to ground. Resistivity of material is 10e3–10e6 Ω/sq with single layer thickness of .090 in. Because electrical resistance is inherent to material through thermoforming, electrical properties are impervious to wear damage caused by moving furniture. Conductive circuit remains unbroken while guarding against scratching and scuff marks. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Ultrasonic Cleaning Systems feature multi-frequency design.

February 4, 2016

Consisting of multi-frequency, sweeping or non-sweeping system, Megasonics System features multiMEG's 4-mode operation: 430 kHz conventional streaming megasonics, 430 kHz dualSWEEP® megasonics,1.3 MHz conventional streaming megasonics, and 1.3 MHz dualSWEEP® megasonics. Multi-Frequency Ultrasonic Cleaning System, constructed of all stainless steel, is designed for use with single- or multi-frequency generators and is suited for cleaning small parts on intermittent to semi-production basis. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Cleaning Systems come in modular and benchtop models.

February 4, 2016

Offering Multi-Tank Cleaning System in modular plug-and-play configuration, Modular Aquarius™ Cleaning System comes standard with 3 frequencies of 40, 72, and 104 kHz in each tank. System includes Siemens controller and automated hoist transfer system. Additional modules can be added at any time. Known as Benchtop Series, PROHT Sonic Tank features all stainless steel construction and is suited for cleaning small parts on intermittent to semi-production basis. Read More

HVAC, Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Temperature Control System targets outdoor kiosks.

February 3, 2016

Using impingement flow to transfer heat, AA-230 Series cools objects via convection. Air-to-air thermoelectric assembly has 230 W of cooling power at ΔT=0°C. Heat is absorbed and dissipated through custom designed heat exchangers with high aspect ratio. Dual cold side air ducts can be oriented in any direction to accommodate obstructions and maximize circulation. Mounting horizontally to accommodate tight spaces, system provides solid state operation with non-CFC refrigerants. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinding Media targets attritors and ball mills.

February 3, 2016

Appropriate for Attritors and ball mills, High Chrome Cast Balls are available in sizes ranging from 6–120 mm with hardness of 58–60 HRC. Forged Steel Balls, intended for use with ball mills, are available in sizes ranging from 20–125 mm with hardness of 55–63 HRC. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Pelletizer Systems feature pharmaceutical-grade design.

February 2, 2016

Featuring stainless steel construction, Strand Pelletizers are used in applications where pharmaceutical drugs are mixed with active ingredients in extruder. Micro-polished design eliminates hang-up points, which minimizes potential for contamination. Available in 4 sizes with 1, 2, 4, and 6 in. cutting widths, pelletizers are targeted for applications that must meet strict regulations in terms of materials of construction, cleanability, and regulatory compliance. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Dry Film Negative Photoresist suits MEMS/CMOS applications.

February 1, 2016

Optimized for hot roll lamination and processing on MEMS and IC wafers, DF-3010 Dry Film Negative Photoresist is available in thickness formats from 5–50 µm, ±5%. Film offers glass transition temperature of 158°C (By DMA Tan Delta) and moderate modulus of 3.5 GPa at 25°C. Hydrophobic in nature, product can withstand harsh environments including extreme moisture conditions and corrosive chemicals once cured. DF-3010 can be used in contact with EMS line of spin coatable photoresists. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Defoaming Agent offers foam control in coatings and inks.

February 1, 2016

Used to control foam in low- to medium-PVC, water-based coatings and inks, Dow Corning® 108F Additive is APEO-free, has low-VOC formula, and may be used in indirect-food-contact applications. Minimized tendency to cause craters or other surface defects results in limited noticeable impact on appearance. Especially suited for premium gloss (wood coatings, industrial coatings, and inks) applications, this siloxane-based additive features emulsion format that facilitates dosing and use. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Liquid Additives come in drums that stay sealed throughout use.

February 1, 2016

Available for plastics processors, GlobalPlus™ single-additive dispersions come in containers that stay sealed – from loading dock arrival; through storage, handling, and metering into process; and during return for replenishment. Additive is metered into process by pump located inside drum, which eliminates such liquid handling complications as spillage, leakage, cleanup, pump maintenance, unused additive, and environmental concerns. Letdowns are 0.1%–1.5% typ. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Sugar Cane Paperboard suits industrial packaging applications.

January 29, 2016

Made from 100% pure sugar cane bagasse (agricultural by-product of sugar manufacturing), Earth Pact Sugar Cane Paperboard is free from bleach, chemicals, and dyes and suits packaging applications in food, cosmetics, and similar industries. Moisture- and grease-resistant grades are available. Promoting sustainably, product is sourced from rapidly renewable resource grown year round and harvested every 12–14 months. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermal Interface Material combines soft touch, high performance.

January 29, 2016

Exhibiting thermal resistance down to 0.08°C in.²/W @ 14 psi, Sarcon® PG80A low-compression force, putty-like thermal interface material suits applications that have delicate or wide-variation component heights and require 30%–90% material compression. Gap filler pad (13 W/m°K) gently conforms to component shapes and uneven surfaces to transfer heat from source to nearby heat sink or spreader. Sheet thicknesses of 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, and 2.0 mm are available, and max dimensions are 300 x 200 mm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Ultrasonic Polishing Machine enables fatigue-free precision work.

January 26, 2016

Comprised of controller, hand piece, foot pedal, hand piece holder, and 3 ceramic stone holders, Ultrasonic Eco Polisher delivers precision polishing and deburring capabilities. Body's weight and stable design, along with smooth vibration, help prevent fatigue even after extended operation. Product is designed for efficient use of detail polishing stones, including Ceramic Super Stones and Cristones®.
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Materials & Material Processing

Inkjet Paper offers uniform print density and sharp lines.

January 26, 2016

Intended for roll-fed high-speed inkjet presses using pigment aqueous inks, Appvion Triumph™ Treated Ultra P High-Speed Inkjet Paper supports high-color, direct mail, commercial and transpromotional applications. Paper needs no on-press pretreatment or bonding agents and is quick-drying for smear resistance. Acid-free and elemental chlorine free, paper is available in white and cream in 24# bond (60# text), and in white in 20#, 28#, 32#, and 38# bond (7 pt). Read More

Thermal & Heating Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment

Digital Hotplate Stirrers offer ceramic or aluminum top plate.

January 26, 2016

Available in 4, 7, and 10 in. sizes, Cimarec+ Series delivers flexibility from microscale chemistries to production operations. Units feature adjustable temperature in 1° increments and automatic over-temperature protection. StirTrac provides slow-speed stirring, consistent speed control, and strong magnetic coupling, while HOT TOP warning system protects against accidental burns with prominent display when heating surface is above 122°F. Read More

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

Chilling/Heating Dry Baths hold 64 - 1.5 mL centrifuge tubes.

January 22, 2016

With temperature ranges of -10 to 100°C and -20 to 100°C, respectively, EchoTherm™ Models IC30 and IC30XT can freeze, chill, or heat samples in variety of sample blocks that can hold 0.2–50 mL centrifuge tubes, test tubes, vials, assay plates, and round-bottom flasks. Measuring 8.5 x 10 x 4 in., Peltier-driven units feature digital display and control to 1°C, 30-day countdown timer in hours/minutes/seconds, data logger, and RS232 I/O port to collect data or to control units by computer. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

Cellular PVC Sheet and Trim address thickness requirements.

January 22, 2016

AZEK® cellular pvc trim and mouldings include AZEK 1 ½ in. Sheet and five 2x Trim products – all measuring 1 ½ in. thick. While 4 x 8 ft sheet has true 48 in.+ width, nominal boards sizes are 2 x 4 in., 2 x 6 in., 2 x 8 in., 2 x 10 in., and 2 x 12 in. with 18 ft lengths. AZEK 2x products have consistent color, density, and cell structure. Manufactured with -1/32 to +1/16 in. thickness tolerance, all products offer workability and durability and resist effects of weather. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation

Atmosphere Packaging Gases extend shelf life of fresh foods.

January 21, 2016

Helping meet demand for packaged prepared foods, MAPAX® modified atmosphere packaging (MAP) gases extend shelf-life and maintain quality of fresh food products. Combination of correct pure gas or gas mixture of nitrogen, carbon dioxide, and oxygen inhibits deterioration of food naturally. Also, MAPAX helps improve distribution by enabling delivery across longer distances or on less frequent basis. This fosters logistical flexibility. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Non-Industrial Products

Tablecloth Fabric suits retail and expo displays.

January 21, 2016

Part of Direct Print Textile line, Tablecloth Fabric Pro is made of 100% polyester fabric with soft hand and sleek drape. Wrinkle-resistant product makes eye-catching tablecloths and is suitable for printing various retail displays, expo backdrops, banners, and popup displays. Available in widths to 126 in., Tablecloth Fabric Pro meets NFPA 701 FR specifications and provides options in ink compatibility including Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, UV, and Latex. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Amorphous PHA Grade optimizes PVC and PLA performance.

January 21, 2016

Consisting of softer and more rubbery version of PHA, Amorphous PHA offers fundamentally different performance profile from crystalline forms of PHA. Product is produced by fermentation and extracted using patented solvent recovery process. At low loading levels, a-PHA can serve as process aid and performance modifier for PVC. Amorphous PHA also complements bio-content and compostability profile of biopolymer PLA while delivering improvements in mechanical properties. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Multi-Agitator Planetary Mixer, Disperser comes in large models.

January 20, 2016

Designed for highly viscous and highly filled applications, PDDM features 2 planetary stirrer blades and 2 high-speed disperser shafts. Capacities reach 750 gal, and hybrid design supports accelerated incorporation of dry ingredients into thick or sticky liquid. Application of intense shear achieves smooth and uniform consistency, and sidewall scraper arm enhances material and heat transfer around periphery. At any mixing cycle stage, operators can fine-tune observed flow turbulence and shear. Read More