Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Wear Resistant Strips protect conveyor rails and beds.

December 11, 2001

Richglide is made from Nylon 6/6 with molybdenum disulphide (MDS) added to increase surface lubricity and improve resistance to deformation at high temperatures. This makes strips suitable for protecting conveyor rails, beds and other products from surface scratching and marring. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Plastic Extruders are designed for continuous operation.

December 11, 2001

Leister Hand-Held Plastic Extruders feature maximum molten output temperatures of 550°F, which are adjustable to ±2°F. They provide cold start protection, have dial selectable temperature settings, heat up fully in 3 minutes, and measure actual molten plastic in real-time. Units output 1/4 to 13 lbs per hour. They also feature 360° welding shoes and digital display of actual and set... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Soldering Iron doesn't burn user's hand.

December 10, 2001

Miniature Antex Model 3U's heating element is directly under tip, so plastic handle stays cool. Tip reaches 750°F in 45 sec and recovers instantly after soldering each joint. Soldering iron comes with choice of 40 different tip styles, including spade, cone, chisel, needle point, and pyramids, making it suitable for various applications. Tool is 6.5 in. long and weighs less than 0.75 oz. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ionizer neutralizes static electricity.

December 5, 2001

Ionizing Point delivers high concentration of positive and negative ions to prevent jamming, tearing or dust attraction on slitting, winding, rewinding, ink jetting and silk screening applications. It incorporates stainless steel emitter and bracket for machine mounting. Unit fits 7/8 in. dia hole and extends only 1/8 in. from mounted surface. Static dissipation is fast, eliminating 5kV charge in... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Urethane Foams feature reflective facings.

December 4, 2001

TUFCOTE® RM and SM urethane foams are designed for noise control applications where radiant heat may degrade acoustical materials. Aluminized polyester facings protect foam from soil and fluids. While SM facing is smooth, RM facing incorporates crisscrossed fiberglass filaments, which help to limit rips and tears if facing is punctured. Foams are available in rolls, sheets, or as custom... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Dye Additive adds temp. color to clear coats.

December 3, 2001

Fade-A-Way Dye Additive, a translucent colorant, provides temporary color contrast between topcoat and base coat. It aids in uniform application of clear coat, and dissipates after approximately 72 hours, leaving only clear topcoat. Additive is suitable for use with Diamond-Clad Clear Coat applications in petrochemical, water, wastewater, and industrial applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Fountain Concentrate is used for sheet-fed presses.

November 30, 2001

Aqua Series 150 fountain concentrate for CTP plates on all types of sheet-fed presses minimizes attack on ink for brighter, truer colors. It contains ingredients that help control calcium related problems, and contains low VOCs (1.8 lb/gal. as determined by EPA Method 24) for safer environment. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Conductive Ink prints onto components and cables.

November 30, 2001

Electrically conductive Type 102-05F screen printable ink, coating and adhesive can be printed onto ribbon cables, flex circuits and other components to provide EMI/RFI shielding. It bonds to Indium Tin Oxide (ITO) sputtered surfaces and can be applied as bus bars onto ITO sputtered surfaces. It adheres to glass, mylar, kapton, ultem and other surfaces. Applications include EMI/RFI shielding,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Powdered Antifoam will not clog or freeze.

November 30, 2001

Type TPA works in industrial and food processes to knock down foam. Made from silicone on sodium acetate base, free flowing non-toxic powder is totally water dispersible, has non-hygroscopic properties that prevent it from lumping, and cannot freeze or separate on standing. Users may add it directly to foaming systems or specialty formulators can pre-blend antifoams with other solid products.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Web Cleaning System scrubs off surface static.

November 28, 2001

System removes surface contamination caused by electrostatic attraction and triboelectrification during material manufacturing and slitting processes. It neutralizes web, maintains web in static free state during printing process, and keeps web static-free when rewound. Low-profile system requires only 3 in. above and below web, making it possible to fit narrow web machines. It is available for... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Fabricated Rotary Retorts have support wheels and brackets.

November 28, 2001

Fabricated replacement batch retorts are used in carburizing and hardening furnaces used by manufacturers of ball and roller bearings, chains and fasteners. Fabricated from wrought stainless steel, retorts have homogeneous, small, and tight grain microstructure resistant to furnace environments. Accessories/components include front and rear wheels, front spacing wheels, rear gas inlet tubes, rear... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Compound is used for underfill and encapsulating applications.

November 27, 2001

TRA-CAST 3108 two part epoxy casting paste works on wide range of surfaces, including glass, ceramics, metals, plastics, and many electronic materials. It is all-liquid, low viscosity product with good flow and wetting characteristics. Casting compound can be cured at room temperature with little or no shrinkage, and it resists all weather conditions, gases, galvanic action, petroleum fuels,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Molding Press compresses composite materials.

November 27, 2001

This 400 ton, down acting hydraulic compression molding press has 120 x 60 in. platens that are electrically heated with additional zones to assure temperature uniformity. It has integral hydraulic system, programmable control system, adjustable pressing speed, automatic bump cycle and audible alarm for cure cycle end. Press has reinforced moving bolster for rigidity and stability, fast close... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ceramic Adhesive makes high temperature bonds.

November 27, 2001

Ceramabond 503 inorganic, water-soluble, alumina-filled adhesive system bonds nichrome heating element wire to mica ceramic parts so as to immobilize and electrically insulate wire from high temperature, high velocity air flows. It resists temperatures to 3200 ºF, can be applied by spatula, syringe or brush, cures in 1-2 hr at 700 ºF, and strengthens further to lap shear strength of 800-900... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Reaction Vessel is stirred with magnetic-drive mixer.

November 20, 2001

PC Series pre-packaged system includes contamination-free, leakproof magnetic-drive mixers. Vessel also features support stand, bottom flush valve, drive motor, rupture disc assembly, pressure gage, full-body spiral-baffled heating jacket or electric mantle heater, cooling coil, thermowell, and sample tube. It is available in 5, 10 and 20 gal, making it suitable for pilot-scale research and batch... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Batch Control skids into the job.

November 19, 2001

Multi-Purpose Skid batches raw materials into reactors/mixers from storage tanks or directly from tanker trucks, and batches products from reactors/mixers into storage tanks or directly into 55 gal drums. It eliminates the need for dehydrated transfer pumps and piping, raw material storage tanks, drum scales and batching equipment. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Portable Mixer is impelled to agitate.

November 19, 2001

XPress mixers have industry-standard, off-the-shelf, NEMA motors or gearmotors with direct or gear-reduced drives. Options include sleeve or chuck shaft couplings, C-clamp or cup-plate mounting, wide range of impeller selections, and choice of 1/2 to 2 hp motors. Each has 30-day no-risk trial. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Alumina Ceramic makes lamp bases.

November 15, 2001

Aremcolox 502-1400-FF fully sintered 96% high-density alumina ceramic has compressive strength of 340 Kpsi, dielectric of 225 V/mm, temperature resistance to 3000ºF, and resists corrosion and wear. Parts are fabricated via injection molding, isostatic pressing and machining processes. Lapped, polished and metallized surface finishes are available. Applications include molded high-temperature... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ultraviolet Flood cures UV adhesives on benchtop.

November 9, 2001

ZETA 7411 ultraviolet flood system cures UV adhesives on various sized parts. Medium intensity, modular light system has metal halide lamp that irradiates UVA and UVB ultraviolet light in typical cure area of 8 in. square. Lamp contains glass filter to reduce short and medium wavelength lamp emissions. It can be pedestal mounted or detached from the lamp base assembly for mounting over existing... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Parts-Cleaning Systems meet EPA guidelines.

November 8, 2001

Omega® systems use non-toxic soaps and ultrasound to automatically degrease, clean and prefinish parts and components. Units feature fully insulated tank bodies and non-immersion, silicone blanket heaters. Models include Omega Pro® at 1000 W of ultrasound power with 3.5 cu ft bath, Omega Pro Plus® at 2000 W with 5 cu ft bath, Omega Pro Force® at 2000 W with 7 cu ft bath, and Omega... Read More