Materials & Material Processing

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

Materials & Material Processing, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Overhaul Balls provide ballast on crane hoist rope.

January 20, 2016

Made of heavy steel, Overhaul Balls are used on hook end of crane hoist rope to supply downhaul weight that is needed to counter bearing friction and winch-to-boom line weight. Spilt Overhaul Balls are made up of 2 cast iron halves, which clamp to line by means of bolts. Models are available in diameters of 7.12, 9.19, 9.50, and 11.25 in. or in weights of 50, 100, 89, and 154 lb, respectively. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Green & Clean

Parts Washing Systems minimize environmental impact.

January 20, 2016

Custom-designed for application, Zippel Parts Washing and Deburring Systems include chamber, inline, rotary transfer, robotic washing, immersion, and spray-immersion types. Customized filtration technology consistently cleans parts while cutting waste disposal. In addition, aqueous-based systems can minimize energy use by recovering waste heat from process flow. To cut production times and part handling, systems can be fully automated by integrating robotics, conveyors, pick and place systems. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Brightness Enhancement Films optimize backlit LCDs.

January 19, 2016

Available in 11 x 11, 17 x 17, and 24.25 x 24.25 in. sizes, 3M Vikuiti™ Brightness Enhancement Films contain prismatic structures which refract light output from backlight. Light refracting prism angle is fixed at 90°, and prism pitches of 50 µm and 24 µm are available. Single 3M BEF sheet increases brightness of display by up to 60%, and placing 2 sheets at right angles to one another results in 120% increase. Flexible films adapt to wide range of substrates including glass and acrylic. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Heat Transfer Fluids use only new, virgin glycol.

January 19, 2016

Available in both ethylene and propylene, Glycol Heat Transfer Fluids are recommended for use in all closed primary and secondary heating, cooling, and refrigeration systems. Fully inhibited glycol-based solutions are designed for applications where no incidental contact with humans, food, or beverage products could occur. Inhibitor package is scientifically formulated of new, food grade ingredients and blended into glycol under tightly controlled manufacturing procedures. Read More

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

Epoxy Potting Compound resists thermal shock and cycling.

January 19, 2016

Passing Navy Hex Bar Test, MIL-I-16923C, which consists of 10 cycles from -55 to +155°C, two-part epoxy resin 20-3301 protects electronic assemblies from thermal cycling and shock. Low viscosity epoxy flows quickly around components, giving users working time of 4–6 hr. Product is typically cured at 80°C for 1–2 hr, but post cure of 150°C for 3 hr will optimize performance properties. Applications include electronic potting and encapsulating, casting, coating, and electrical varnishes. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polyester Films feature VTM-0 flame rating.

January 15, 2016

Available in range of thicknesses from 25–250 microns, Teijin® Tetoron® UF Polyethylene Terephthalate Films and Teonex® QF Polyethylene Naphthalate Films combine inert chemical resistance, optimized tensile strength, and VTM-0 flame rating available from UL 94 flame classification testing. White halogen-free films are suited for insulating materials and labels for electronic products and batteries as well as flexible printed circuitry and LED lighting. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Degreasing Solvent features KB value of approximately 91.

January 12, 2016

Consisting of non-flammable, trans, and fluorinated solvent blend, EnSolv® NEXT is thermally stable and can be used safely and effectively in most modern vapor degreasing systems. Near azeotropic formulation is also gentle on most plastics and elastomers and compatible with all metals. Product is suitable for cleaning electronics, optics, aerospace, and oxygen systems. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Submerged Arc Welding Flux is formulated for chrome-moly steels.

January 12, 2016

Formulated to improve weld quality on chrome-moly, creep-resistant steels, SWX 160 provides low-residual content weld deposit to help reduce risk of temper embrittlement in high-temperature applications. This neutral, agglomerated, fluoride-basic flux also helps meet X-factor requirements and provides impact toughness. Resulting slag detaches easily to help minimize post-weld cleaning. Suitable areas of use include power generation, petrochemical refinery, and pressure vessel applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Custom Front Panels are available with digital printing.

January 8, 2016

Supporting legends, logos, and photo-quality graphics, custom front panels are available with CMYK digital printing. Aluminum or steel panels are fully finished with apertures for LEDs, displays, switches, etc. Other options include CNC punching of holes and cutouts, drilling and tapping, as well as fitting of inserts, studs, and earth tags. In addition to working to customer's 2D drawings or 3D models, company can supply 3D models in STEP, SAT, and X_T formats. Engraving is also available.
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Transportation Industry Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Portable Wash Bay is available in any size.

January 7, 2016

Used for collecting waste water while washing equipment and vehicles in wash bay setting, Hydropad can fit any dimensions required by application. Functionality helps reduce environmental footprint by repeatedly collecting and re-using water, while removable gutter system allows users to piece together any number of pads to meet any length or width requirements. Capacity lets user wash anything from parts and equipment to ultra class mining equipment weighing >75 tons per axle. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Latex Inkjet Film offers brightness, vibrancy, durability.

January 7, 2016

Offered in up to 87 in. widths, 8 mil JetView™ Latex Backlit Polyester film is compatible with several UV inkjet presses, which broadens applicability, and reduces need for post lamination for long-term signage applications. Film exhibits eco-friendly properties in addition to durability, scratch and water resistance, and vibrancy across color spectrum. Available for printers, this product offers optimal ink adhesion and immediate dry time.
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Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Hard Surface Floor Cleaner removes up to 99.8% of targeted soil.

January 7, 2016

Enabling users to switch between modes in seconds, AutoVac can clean as much as 16,000 ft²/hr (corded) or 20,000 ft²/hr (battery powered). Gentleness helps prolong finish life and reduce refinishing operations. Cleaning width is 28 in., and detachable squeegee head and cleaning pads do not require any tools for replacement. Features also include 10 gal solution tank, variable flow spigot, 10 gal see-through vac tank, 23 in. dump hose, 15 ft slinky vac hose, and 10 in. squeegee head. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Bidirectional Single-Line ESD Protection Diodes save board space.

January 7, 2016

Supplied in 1.95 x 1.5 x 0.95 mm SOD-323 package, VLIN1626-02G and VLIN2626-02G protect automotive data lines against transient voltage signals. Both AEC-Q101-qualified and RoHS-compliant devices, intended for LIN bus applications, provide transient protection for one data line as per IEC 61000 4 2 at ± 30 kV (air and contact discharge). Devices feature load capacitance of 15.5 pF typ (18 pF max), leakage current of <0.05 µA max, and working voltages of -16 V/+26.5 V or ±26 V.
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