Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

The world's Most Immortal Material Just Went 3D

Mar 03, 2017

For years, graphene has been thought to be the strongest material on earth. But its thin, two-dimensional properties have always made it difficult to work with in useful 3D form - until now.

A team of MIT engineers recently discovered a way to develop graphene into a structure that's stronger than steel and lighter in weight. By compressing layers of the one-atom thick graphene and... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Chemlon® Compounds meet UL-94 V-0 standards.

Mar 03, 2017

Available as 904-13 GVNH and 204-13 GVNH, Chemlon® Compounds are suitable for under-hood automotive components like engine covers. Yielding smooth surface and 15% less density than conventional counterparts, both products are glass-filled nylon compounds with low halogen content. 904-13 GVNH offers 245 °C heat deflection temperature. Compounds passed vertical burn test at 0.8 mm... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment

Polycarbonate Blend from Covestro Offers Flame Retardance for LED luminaires

Mar 03, 2017

PITTSBURGH, Feb. 28, 2017 - Light-emitting diode (LED) lighting continues to grow in popularity due to its wide variety of benefits, including energy efficiency, longer service life and superior performance. Thermal management helps to ensure LEDs work efficiently and effectively, and contributes to long-term performance. With this need in mind, PowerSecure Lighting turned to Covestro LLC to... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Verso's Coated Sheetfed and Digital Paper Portfolios Go Whiter and Brilliantly Brighter

Mar 03, 2017

MEMPHIS, Tenn., March 1, 2017 - Verso Corporation (NYSE: VRS), a leading North American producer of printing papers, specialty papers and pulp, today announced an increase in the brightness and whiteness of every product in its coated sheetfed and digital paper portfolios, and introduced Brilliantly Brighter, a new printed promotion showcasing these products.

"Verso continues to invest... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Brown Manufacturing Group Receives Patent Approval for the FireFly™

Mar 01, 2017

FireFly™ technology. Patent number 15/177,290. BrownDigital, a division of Brown Manufacturing Group, Inc., is pleased to announce the patent approval for the FireFly Curing System. The technology of this patent allows the FireFly to monitor readings from thermal imaging cameras for constant substrate temperature control and immediate heater reaction. The cameras and the proprietary software... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Dymax Oligomers & Coatings to Showcase at UV.EB West 2017 Summit

Mar 01, 2017

Torrington, Connecticut – February 27, 2016... Dymax Oligomers and Coatings will showcase a line of specialty oligomers for energy-curing applications during the UV.EB West Summit taking place February 27- March 1 at the Hilton Embassy Suites, San Francisco- CA. Among the products being exhibited are its line of oligomers for 3D printing inks and LED Nail Gel Coatings, mono, di-, and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hitachi SLD-i Cold Word Premium Tool Steel Now Available Through Diehl Tool Steel

Feb 25, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (February 24, 2017) – Diehl Tool Steel is now offering Hitachi Metals America’s SLD-i cold work premium tool steel, an advanced tool steel grade used in various blanking and forming application where AHSS parts are processed. It is produced using the same heat treatment as D2 but exhibits better wear and toughness when used for forming and trim sections. It also shows better... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Transportation Industry Products

Liquidspring at FDIC International 2017

Feb 23, 2017

LiquidSpring™ LLC is exhibiting at FDIC International in Booth #3942 from April 27-29 at the Indiana Convention Center & Luc Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, IN. LiquidSpring will discuss its CLASS® suspension systems for emergency vehicles, which provide a smoother and safer ride for patients with quality, comfort and stability. Suspension systems are available for Chevrolet/GMC, Ford, RAM,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Grease-Gard FluoroFree® Papers offer resistance to grease.

Feb 20, 2017

Suitable for food wraps, clamshells, microwave popcorn bags and quick service restaurant bags, Grease-Gard FluoroFree® Papers are free from fluorochemicals and FDA approved. Papers can be produced with bleached, natural, blended and post-consumer waste recycled options.

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Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

LasX Laser Digital Finishing Installation Expands Toronto Printer's Services

Feb 18, 2017

ST. PAUL, Minn., February 10, 2017 - LasX Industries, Inc., an industry leader in highperformance, production class laser processing systems and services, recently installed a twin STP400 digital laser finishing system at Sherwood Printers, a leading trade printer in Toronto, Canada. Sherwood provides a varied range of commercial and corporate printing services and is always searching for... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Michelman to Focus on the Power of Fiber Sizings at JEC World 2017

Feb 17, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (February 15, 2017) – Michelman will use this year’s JEC World 2017 event in Paris, France to feature its versatile line of fiber sizings that are used by fiber producers and composite manufacturers to produce stronger, lighter and more durable composite parts. The company’s broad portfolio of products allows customers to tailor the surface chemistry of reinforcement... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

EchoTherm™ Chilling/Heating Dry Bath comes with temperature probe.

Feb 16, 2017

Featuring sensor in heater plate for allowing user to set plate temperature, IC50 EchoTherm™ Chilling/Heating Dry Bath is designed with digital display and control of temperature of 0.1°C. Suitable for sample prep for PCR, ligations, enzyme reactions, unit measures 6.5 x 8.75 x 3.5 in. Device can freeze, chill or heat samples in assay plates, centrifuge tubes, vials and test tubes in... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Micro Medical Extrusion Tool offers 360° of adjustment.

Feb 16, 2017

Featuring cam-lock deflector for 0.5 lb/hr quick changeover, Micro Medical Extrusion Tool is designed with extruders of ½ in., ¾ in. and 0.250 in. die ID. Unit’s extrusion cross-head offers 0.08 in. concentricity adjustment. Product is suitable for precision ID/OD medical tubing, pressure and sleeving applications.

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Materials & Material Processing

Excelitas Technologies to Highlight OmniCure® UV LED Curing Systems at UV.EB West

Feb 16, 2017

WHO:

Excelitas Technologies® Corp., a global technology leader delivering innovative, customized photonic solutions, will showcase several new OmniCure® UV LED Curing Systems at UV.EB West in San Francisco, CA.

WHAT:

Products on display at Excelitas’ exhibit include:

  • OmniCure LX500 UV LED Spot Curing System: Featuring up to four UV LED heads with up to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Michelman Featuring Environmentally Friendly Water-Based Binders and Surface Additives at the Waterborne Symposium

Feb 16, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (February 14, 2017) – Michelman will feature a selection of its innovative and environmentally friendly binder and surface additive solutions at The Waterborne Symposium being held February 19-24, 2017 in New Orleans, Louisiana. Exhibiting at booth #120, Michelman will showcase solutions that enhance the barrier and functional properties of architectural specialty coatings,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

HYDRON® SE 230A Defluxing Agent is aqueous-based.

Feb 13, 2017

Designed to remove flux residues, HYDRON® SE 230A agent is aqueous-based and single-phase cleaning agent. Product is used to remove residues from lead frames, discrete devices, power modules, power LEDs, flip chips and CMOS from semiconductor electronics.

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Materials & Material Processing

CIMPERIAL 35-880 Emulsion features CimShield® Technology.

Feb 09, 2017

Suitable for manufacturing aircraft components made with aluminum, titanium, steels and cobalt-based alloys, CIMPERIAL 35-880 Emulsion is used in heavy-duty machining and grinding operations. Using CimShield Technology, CIMPERIAL offers stability and pH buffering of mix and provides corrosion protection. CIMPERIAL 35-880 Emulsion is free from boron and formaldehyde releasing agent.

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Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

WeatherMAX 3D Fabric can be stretched up to 30–100%.

Feb 02, 2017

Offering flexibility to fit almost any project, WeatherMAX 3D Fabric made from 100% pigment solution-dyed. Delivering long-term UV and fade resistance, product is designed with HydroMAX to make it water resistant. Product is suitable for sun shades and protective covers.

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Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Color Pigment System comes with ColorActiv® Technology.

Jan 30, 2017

Used for military vehicles and structures, Color Pigment System is highly reflective, energy saving colorants. Depending on color choice, product offers 23% to 77% reflectivity. Allowing dark colors with more reflectivity, product's colorActiv® technology reduces surface temperature.

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Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

SANIWEDGE™ Wedge Wire Screen is resistant to abrasion.

Jan 28, 2017

Available in .005 in. and 0.0015 in. retentions, SANIWEDGE™ Wedge Wire Screen can be shaped to curved panels, conical strainers and triangular sections. Suitable in water and waste, aggregate and mineral processing, pulp and paper, chemical, petrochemical, food, drug and beverage industries, product acts as filler media for use in basket strainers and resin traps.

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