Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

ASHRAE Announces 2017 Winter Conference from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1.

Nov 28, 2016

In keeping with Montreal Protocol to phase down the production and consumption of hydrofluorocarbons (HFCs) globally, 2017 ASHRAE Winter Conference takes place from Jan. 28 to Feb. 1 at Caesars Palace with co-sponsored AHR Expo being held from Jan. 30 to Feb. 1 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, which will host industry experts to offer guidance on how to incorporate low global warming... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hobart Expands Stainless Steel Filler Metal Offering

Nov 25, 2016

TROY, Ohio. November 23, 2016 - Hobart announced it has expanded its stainless steel filler metal offering as part of a renewed emphasis on this portfolio, adding options in solid wire and flux-cored wire. The comprehensive portfolio of stainless Hobart filler metals also includes stick electrodes and metal-cored wires.

Additions to the Hobart stainless product lineup include solid... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Vital Cleaner for preventing build-up of sludge.

Nov 24, 2016

Available in 5 gallon pail and 12 x 32-oz case, Vital’s concentrated detergent and bacterial agents break down solid materials that cause odors and plug drains. Eliminating odors on hard surfaces and toilet bowls, unit helps to liquefy septic tank. With hard water tolerance, vital is used in public restrooms, restaurants, hotels, locker rooms and schools. Preventing sludge accumulation and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Robotics

Equashield® Pro Robot features dose verification software.

Nov 24, 2016

Created to prevent deficiencies that exist when compounding with needles and syringes, Equashield® Pro Robot prevents escape of hazardous drug via leakage, aerosol and vapor. With dose verification software, system reduces occurrences of medication dosage and identification of errors in hospitals. Protecting health care workers from compounding stage all way through administration of these... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

1OZ Silver Bar meets IRA standards.

Nov 24, 2016

Displaying Republic Metals logo on top, 1oz Silver Bar is designed with clean and modern look to emphasize purity. Weight and purity in center and assay logo at bottom is displayed on silver bar. Silver bar meets IRA standards.

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Communication Systems & Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

New 3D Metal Machines, Software, Peripherals, and Materials Announced at Formnext 2016

Nov 23, 2016

Lichtenfels (Germany), Wednesday, November 15, 2016: The commercial launch of the M LINE FACTORY is here. For the first time, part production as well as set-up and dismantling processes will take place in two independent machine units so that they can be operated physically separate from one another. This now enables production processes to run in parallel rather than sequentially so that... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

40-3907 Epoxy Resin provides resistance to chemicals.

Nov 23, 2016

Ideal for bonding and sealing applications that cannot utilize heat to cure the adhesive, 40-3907 Epoxy Resins are electrically conductive room temperature curing adhesives. Used as repair material for electrical traces, device includes thin film set time of ninety minutes at room temperature and within six hours is close to full hardness (Shore D 78). Film is used for applications like solder... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Lucifer Furnaces Adds Capacity at Compacting Tooling for CPM High Speed Steel Heat Treating

Nov 23, 2016

Lucifer Furnaces delivered a dual chamber high temp furnace to Compacting Tooling Inc. (CTI), McKeesport, PA. Model HS8-181224 is a custom size designed to meet Compacting Tooling’s load requirements. Powered with 42 KW, this furnace, ideal to heat treat high speed steel, reaches 2450°F in the upper chamber and 1200° F in the lower, tempering oven. A combined 6.5” of ceramic fiber... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Quaker Chemical Highlights New Chlorine Free Technology at FABTECH 2016

Nov 23, 2016

CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Nov. 15, 2016 - Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR, "Quaker") began the evaluation of chlorine free forming fluids well in advance of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) declaring the approaching ban on medium and long chain chlorinated paraffins (CPs), extreme-pressure lubrication additives for ferrous and stainless steel alloys. Due to their environmental impact,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Vertera Spine's COHERE Fusion Device Wins Award For Best Spine Technologies for 2016

Nov 23, 2016

ATLANTA, Nov. 21, 2016 - Vertera Spine, a developer of medical devices using advanced biomaterial technologies, today announced that the COHERE® Cervical Interbody Fusion Device has been recognized by Orthopedics This Week as one of the Top Ten Best Spine Technologies for 2016. COHERE features Vertera Spine's patented porous PEEK (polyetheretherketone) Scoria® biomaterial technology, a... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Micro Sprint Racing Oils offer wet-clutch additives.

Nov 19, 2016

Specially formulated for maximum protection and performance in wet-clutch Micro Sprint engines, Micro Sprint Racing Oils are made for racing vehicles. Made from premium synthetic base stocks, Racing Oils resist thickening and sludging caused due to oxidation additives. Provides high clutch performance, good film strength and protects engine and valve-train from wearing in extreme racing... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Multiple Conveying Technologies Move Raw to Fully Case Packed Food Product

Nov 19, 2016

Super Sanitary, Radius Curves, 90° Transfer and Hand Packing Winneconne

WI - Multi-Conveyor (www.multi-conveyor.com) - Multi-Conveyor recently built a series of conveyors comprised of various technologies and components for an esteemed cheese manufacturer. The first element moves raw blocks of cheese on a near 24' long stainless steel... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Long Dwell Times & Limited Space Pose Design Challenge

Nov 19, 2016

LEWCO, Inc. recently delivered (2) custom conveyor ovens to a large multi-national manufacturer of electrical insulators. The ovens will be used to cure a proprietary coating on various parts up to 248°F. A solvent in the coating required both ovens be designed to meet the requirements of NFPA 86, Class A ovens.

Curing part coatings at low temperatures is relatively simple; however... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

MetalMaster® Furnaces Remain Industry Workhorse

Nov 19, 2016

CHERRY VALLEY, IL - Within the past few weeks, Ipsen has shipped five MetalMaster® vacuum furnaces to companies in locations around the world: Washington, South Carolina, Mexico and China. Comprised of both horizontal- and vertical-loading systems, these shipments will be used to process parts for the Commercial Heat Treating and Aerospace industries - a market where Ipsen and its equipment... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

VERYX Digital Sorter eliminates sanitation requirements.

Nov 19, 2016

With surface inspection, unique multi-sensor Pixel Fusion™, highest resolution cameras and laser sensors, VERYX Digital Sorter allows end users to gather broad range of product and operational data from sorter. Including smart features like auto-learning, self-adjustment algorithms and smart alarms, unit can automatically perform length grading and optimize defect removal. Device is ideal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Shear Mixing System features stainless steel sheathing.

Nov 16, 2016

Driven by 5 HP stainless steel wash-down duty explosion-proof motor, High Shear Mixing System features stainless steel 316L wetted parts, sight/charge ports, and ASME dimpled jacket rated for 85 psig. Provided with 3” dip tube and 8” charge port, system incorporates transferring, suctioning of solids and liquids into vessel. Featuring portable design, unit is operated in Class 1 Div1... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

One Stop Systems Exhibits GPUltima with NVIDIA® Tesla® P40 GPUs at SC16

Nov 16, 2016

SC16, Salt Palace Convention Center - November 14, 2015 - One Stop Systems (OSS), a leading provider of high performance computing appliances for a multitude of HPC applications, today will exhibit the OSS GPUltima petaflop compute accelerator in a single rack. This high-density platform delivers petaflop performance at greatly reduced cost and space requirements. The GPUltima supports up to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components and Assemblies

Sandvik Presents its Portfolio of High-Performance Products at Rio Oil & Gas

Nov 14, 2016

HOUSTON, Nov. 10, 2016 - Sandvik, a developer and producer of advanced stainless steels, special alloys, titanium and other high-performance materials, exhibited at the 18th annual Rio Oil & Gas Expo and Conference, the largest oil and gas event in Latin America, which was held from Oct. 24-27, in Rio de Janeiro.

At the show, Sandvik presented its wide range of corrosion-resistant... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

SketchUp Viewer for Microsoft HoloLens Offers visibility control.

Nov 14, 2016

Available in both tabletop and immersive mode, SketchUp Viewer provides access to the most critical pieces of information for making vital project decisions. With SketchUp Viewer, users can view models that are published to their holoLens device via AR|VR extension for SketchUp Desktop, unit enables re-scaling, moving and rotating model as desired. Offering anchoring and re-anchoring in... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Prepreg Injection Processes Benefit from Temperature Monitoring

Nov 13, 2016

dataTaker Handles High Channel Count for Heat Treatment Applications

Plants and factories working with prepreg injection and other heat treatment applications can greatly benefit from continual temperature monitoring. Curing, molding, and automotive applications all save cost and improve PQ by using a data logger to record product temperatures. Temperature monitoring is equally... Read More