Materials & Material Processing

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing

ESD Suppressors protect electronics from up to 30 kV discharges.

August 3, 2015

Available in 0402- and 0603-sized, flat-topped, SMT packages respectively suited for applications up to 24 and 32 Vdc, XGD Series XTREME-GUARD™ ESD Suppressor protects sensitive electronics against ESD to 30 kV. Design enables safe absorption of repetitive ESD strikes of near 4X max level specified in IEC61000-4-2 without performance degradation. After multiple ESD strikes, current leakage of <1 nA minimizes power consumption. Capacitance is 0.04 pF for XGD10402 and 0.09 pF for XGD10603. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Blown Film Extrusion System supports equipment flexibility.

July 29, 2015

Offered with multiple extruder packages, dsX flex-film™ comes in 1,900, 2,200, and 2,500 mm sizes and is equipped with extruders, feedscrews, gearboxes, air rings, and dies. Latter are manufactured for applications from 1–9 layers, and options for modifying equipment are based on application and processing factors. Targeting blown film applications, system supports processing efficiency. Line supports speeds up to 180 m/min and film thicknesses from 20–180 microns. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Low-Profile Heatsinks enhance space-constrained designs.

July 29, 2015

Optimized for deployment in streamlined, high-density electronic designs, LPH00xx series utilizes VersarienCu™ microporous copper technology and offers form factors that cover 10 x 10 x 2 mm through 40 x 40 x 5 mm. Microporous structure maximizes surface area and optimizes heat dissipation in space constrained designs. For applied load of 5 W, thermal resistance of 40 x 40 x 5 mm LPH0010 heatsink is 17.4°C/W, while 20 x 20 x 5 mm LPH0004 offers thermal resistance of 35.8°C/W for 2 W load. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Dry Cleaning System does not require compressed air.

July 28, 2015

EcoCVac pre-cleaning and intermediate cleaning system, designed for machined powertrain components, employs vacuum suction technology to ensure contaminants are removed from part as well as work chamber within 1.5–3 sec of process time. Integrated chip clean-out device separates chips and emulsion, allowing respective discharge via collecting bin and flume. Design for resource efficiency, system requires electric power input of 0.139 kWh per part and minimizes risk of re-contamination. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Linear Absorbers reduce sound reverberation.

July 27, 2015

Constructed of willtec® foam, SONEX® Linear Absorbers are straight-line baffles that provide optimal sound control and streamlined appearance. Class 1 fire-rated products come in lengths up to 96 in., depths from 6–24 in., and set thickness of 2.03 in. Baffles slip fit into 2 in. wide channel trim typically fastened in-place to wall or ceiling substrates. Offered in natural white or light grey willtec and HPC color coatings, absorbers are suited for new and renovated spaces. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Accumulator-Head Blow Molder produces small industrial parts.

July 27, 2015

Available in 2.5, 5, or 8 lb shot sizes, Mini Hercules® Blow Molder comes in single- or dual-head configuration with bottom or side discharge, 75 mm smooth extruder, and 2 auxiliary hydraulic valves. Spiral paths in diverter create first in, first out material flow and self-cleaning action as new material replaces old, enabling color change in <1 hr. XBM Navigator® PC-based control provides proportional hydraulics combined with closed-loop position control and 100-point parison programming. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Floor Cleaner removes over 98% of soil from surface.

July 21, 2015

According to independent lab tests, AutoVac removes over 98% percent of soil from floor surfaces. This floorcare unit, certified by National Floor Safety Institute (NFSI) for minimizing potential for slip-and-fall accidents, cleans up to 20,000 ft² with battery-powered system. Machine can be used on any floor surface, and design facilitates operation as well as transport and maintenance. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Die-Cut Electrically-Conductive Foam protects against EMI.

July 21, 2015

Designed for use in mobile Internet and other handheld devices, Rogers Corporation's Condux Plus electrically conductive foam provides protection against electromagnetic interference (EMI). Foam also exhibits consistent mechanical properties, and sheets will not deform during processing. Die-cutting of gaskets with clean, straight edges is available. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Nylon 6/6 Compound provides low-temperature toughness.

July 21, 2015

Suited for automotive and other industrial parts, Chemlon® 109 HBK778 provides notched Izod impact strength of 18 kJ/m2 at -40°C and flexural strength of 52 MPa. At -10°C, product still provides nearly as much impact resistance as it exhibits at room temperature. Compound delivers optimized cold-weather performance for injection molded applications, including fasteners, fuel can nozzles, cable ties, living hinges, and sports equipment. Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Marine Vibrator Seismic Source replaces controversial air gun.

July 20, 2015

As powerful as air gun, Distributed Seismic Source™ eliminates explosive blasting that has been blamed for harming whales, porpoises, and other marine life. DSS puts array of powerful sources downhole, each providing more than 2,400 lb of force at 200 Hz. Placing sources beneath near-surface weathering layer eliminates 95% or more of attenuation seen by surfaces sources. System can change how offshore seismic surveys are performed for exploration and production of oil and gas. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, HVAC

Quench/Scrubber Systems treat contaminants from high-temp sources.

July 20, 2015

Available as complete ScrubPac™ Custom Skid-Mounted systems in sizes capable of handling gas capacities from 500–150,000 cfm, Hi-TScrub™ Quench/Scrubber Systems utilize Bionomic advanced horizontal or vertical configuration atomized spray and venturi gas quenchers to cool corrosive hot gas streams up to 2,600°F before scrubbing. Cooled gas with acid vapors, halogens, or particulate is removed with Bionomic Series 5000 Packed Tower or Series 7000 Venturi Scrubber. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Niobium Material targets superconducting accelerators.

July 17, 2015

With Residual Resistance Ratio exceeding 250, High Purity Niobium Material is suited for superconducting accelerators used to accelerate charged particles such as electrons, positrons, protons, and ionized atoms. Material features maximum accelerating electric field gradient of 41 MV/m. In addition to plates, bars, and tubes from niobium ingots, seamless tubes and other processed products are available. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Electrically Conductive Inks and Coatings come in primary colors.

July 17, 2015

Resistant to abrasion, scratching, flexing, and creasing, 126-29 series serves applications where electrical conductor is required and appearance of graphics arts is desired. Red, blue, and yellow colors with 5 Ω/sq./mil max sheet resistivity are available and exhibit color stability as well as minimal opportunity for surface transfer of conductive particles. Applied by screen-printing, dipping, and syringe dispensing, products adhere to Kapton, Mylar, glass, and other substrates. Read More

Vision Systems, Materials & Material Processing

UAV Optics target small drones and tiny flying robots.

July 17, 2015

Available with A/R coatings for visibility to 10.6 microns, UAV Optics feature round sapphire lenses from 0.25 in. up and partial spheres as small as 0.12 in. with varying focal lengths. Also offered in zinc selenide from 0.25 in. up, UAV Optics can incorporate stepped edges and other special characteristics for mounting such as slots or wedges. Flatness can be held to 1/10th wave per inch in visible with surface finishes from 60-40 to 40-20 scratch-dig. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Water-Soluble Material facilitates and accelerates 3D printing.

July 17, 2015

Available for Cube® and CubePro® desktop 3D printers, Infinity™ Rinse-Away dissolves in water to enable complex 3D prints with articulation, suspension, and movement — all in one print build. Water-soluble support material, made of biodegradable, corn-based plastic, is compatible with PLA plastic. Auto-generated during print prep, supports are optimized for accelerated dissolving and breakaway by soaking in water or by removing and rinsing support base. Read More

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

Manual Electrostatic Finishing Applicator have ergonomic design.

July 15, 2015

In addition to DeVilbiss® atomization technology, RansFlex® series incorporates features that promote operator comfort for hours of uninterrupted operation. Protected strategic components with cascade atomization technology promote performance and transfer efficiency, and turbine provides vibration-free operation. Compliant with FM/ATEX/CSA global standards, these electrostatic guns feature smooth, non-hydroscopic barrel and impact-resistant gun body materials. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

ESD Protection Diodes target automotive applications.

July 15, 2015

Housed in 2.3 x 2.1 x 0.95 mm SOT-323 package, bidirectional symmetrical Models VLIN26A1-03G and VCAN26A2-03G feature capacitance down to 10 pF and max leakage current of less than 0.05 µA for protection of automotive data lines against transient voltage signals. For LIN bus applications, VLIN26A1-03G provides transient protection for one data line as per IEC 61000 4 2 at ±30 kV (air and contact discharge), while VCAN26A2-03G protects 2 lines for CAN-Bus and FLEX-Bus applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

ABS Plastic Sheet is readily machinable and can be cut to size.

July 14, 2015

Available as Cut-To-Size Flat Sheet, ABS Sheet exhibits such properties as impact resistance and toughness. This material, derived from acrylonitrile, butadiene, and styrene, can be readily machined and suits turning, drilling, milling, sawing, die-cutting and shearing operations. Able to be cut with standard shop tools and line bent with standard heat strips, sheet and material properties facilitate machining and fabrication. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Locally Sourced Barium Sulfate enhances end products.

July 14, 2015

In addition to minimal oil absorption, TOR Minerals BARTEX barium sulfate products exhibit brightness that extends TiO2. Refractive index helps improve opacity, while specific gravity helps lower cost per pound of finished systems. Products are also chemical resistant. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Die Cut Paper features tear-resistant back.

July 14, 2015

With Lift Off™ die cut paper products, users can digitally produce dimensional or die cut substrates. Products break away from industry standard perforated formats, which often accidentally rip or tear and slow assembly. Paper is compatible with copier, laser, and offset printers and can be printed on variety of substrates including vellum, invercote, cast coat, felt, and synthetics. Lift Off™ also allows for variable data, customization, and personalization. Read More