Materials & Material Processing

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

High-Barrier Transparent PET Film suits retort pouch applications.

May 18, 2016

Used to produce transparent, printable, and microwaveable packaging, Barrialox® SBR2 aluminum oxide-coated polyester film resists pinholing, flex-cracking, and scuffing/abrasion. Thermal stability and such mechanical properties as strength and dimensional stability enable product to withstand converting process conditions and retort sterilization heat/pressure. Typical value, flat sheet oxygen- and moisture-barrier transmission rates are, respectively, 0.01 cc/100 in. and 0.02 g/100 in. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

RGEES, LLC to Join Over 80 Exhibitors at CleanMed 2016

May 17, 2016

The premier national environmental conference for leaders in health care sustainability Arden, NC – RGEES, LLC has announced today it will join more than 80 exhibitors showcasing the latest products and services for the health care sector at CleanMed 2016, set for May 17-19 at the at the Omni Dallas Hotel in Dallas, Texas. CleanMed is the premier national environmental conference for... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

3D Systems and Partners to Showcase How End-to-End 3D Printing Solutions are Transforming Industries at RAPID 2016

May 17, 2016

Complete ecosystem of printers, materials, software, services, and partner network unlocks full potential of 3D printing ROCK HILL, S.C. – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will showcase how customers are using its end-to-end 3D printing solutions to optimize designs, enhance workflows, bring products to market faster and transform industries at the RAPID 2016 Conference and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Important Step in the US Market, Infiana Presents its Future Technology FlexPLAS® at the SAMPE Long Beach 2016

May 17, 2016

Infiana ramps up its activities in the North American composites market. This is the first time that the film specialist is presenting its product portfolio at the SAMPE Long Beach 2016, one of the major North American events for composites. Highlighted at the show will be the plasma-coated FlexPLAS® release film developed by Infiana in collaboration with the Fraunhofer Institute for... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Connekt, LLC is in the News

May 17, 2016

Connekt, LLC recently released to production the first and only “100 percent sanitizable and deconstructable” home brewing siphon starter called the Pro Brewers Siphon. The client, Sierra Moonshine launched a Kickstarter campaign on May 1st and in less than a week has nearly reached the goal of $30 K. In addition, the company was featured in The Union, a local newspaper serving Nevada... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Scratch-Resistant Touchscreen Film enhances electronic designs.

May 17, 2016

Scratch-resistant, hardcoated film provides touchscreen and electronic component developers/manufacturers with solution for such issues as anti-glare, conductivity, and aesthetic attributes. Hardness exceeds 5H, and base chemistry can be modified to add unique functionalities. Additional enhancements can include printability, texture, gloss levels, anti-glare, anti-microbial, weatherability, and conductivity. Various material thicknesses, substrates, and functional alterations are available.<br /> Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Waste Handling Equipment

Visual Test Strip measures direct, undyed Propylene Glycol levels.

May 17, 2016

Designed for optimal usability, WaterWorks&trade; Propylene Glycol check tests for levels from 20%&ndash;60% in water to verify fluids are in good working order to prevent damage to cooling systems. Strip uses dip, read, and match procedure. After being dipped in water for 2 sec, strip can be removed and shaken to remove excess water. Resulting color can be matched to color chart on bottle label after 60 sec. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Laird's UltraTEC Thermoelectric Modules Achieve Higher Heat Flux Densities for Cooling Industrial Lasers

May 16, 2016

With a heat pumping capacity up to 340 watts, UltraTEC thermoelectric modules are ideal for larger cooling applications with limited surface area Global technology leader Laird (LRD: London) has developed a high heat flux density thermoelectric module (TEM) designed to achieve a higher heat pumping capacity than standard TEMs. Assembled with a large number of semiconductor couples, the... Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Materials & Material Processing

Advanced Flexible Circuits and Thin Film on Display by Metrigraphics at IMS 2016

May 16, 2016

Lowell, MA – Metrigraphics, a leading process development and manufacturing resource for sub-miniature circuits and electroformed structures, will feature its latest micron-scale flexible circuits and thin film devices at IMS, May 24th – 26th in San Francisco. Micron-scale flexible circuits can be achieved with six or more layers high with traces (circuit lines) as... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Resistance Soldering Tool is designed for facilitated handling.

May 16, 2016

Triton PTH (Press to Heat), or HOT LIPS, includes transformer housed in box with carry handle. This design promotes transformer mobility and stability. Using plier action to supply instant heat, handheld tool draws up to 30 A on High setting and at no load resistance. Carbon electrodes are standard, and wire electrode tips are alternatively available to reach tight areas. Weighing 4 oz, this 7 ¼ x 1 x 2 in. tool comes with 4 ft power cord. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Preheating Automotive Heads with 1000°F Oven

May 13, 2016

SANDUSKY, OH. – LEWCO, Inc. recently manufactured a custom 1000°F fuel-fired batch oven to a company that remanufactures products in the automotive industry. The oven will be used to pre-heat automotive heads to 850°F prior to welding. The heads will be loaded into the oven on shelves supplied by the customer. LEWCO Engineers decided horizontal airflow would be best suited for the... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Eriez® 76 Series Vibratory Feeders Offer a Proven Solution for the Largest and Most Challenging Application Requirements

May 13, 2016

Erie, PA – In 2013 Eriez® introduced the supersized 76 Series Vibratory Feeder to satisfy customers’ largest application demands while enabling increased overhang. “Over the past three years, the 76 Series Vibratory Feeder has demonstrated success in operations across various and diverse industries,” says Rob Yandrick, Product Manager-Vibratory. “The 76 has become a popular choice to... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Sartomer to Present Wide Range of Innovative UV/EB Technology at RadTech 2016

May 13, 2016

Five top UV/EB curing specialists from Sartomer Americas, a business unit of Arkema Inc., will give technical presentations at the RadTech UV+EB 2016 Technology Expo and Conference. The event takes place May 16 to 18 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare hotel in Rosemont, Illinois. Sartomer will also exhibit a variety of specialty UV and EB-curable oligomers and resins at booth 501 during the show. ... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

FRX Polymers Inc. and Shengyi Technology Co. Develop New Low Dielectric Loss Copper Clad Laminate Formulation for Printed Circuit Boards

May 13, 2016

CHELMSFORD, Mass. – FRX Polymers, Inc. (FRX), the global leader in polymeric halogen-free flame retardant solutions, and China’s Shengyi Technology Company, have jointly developed a new copper clad laminate (CCL) product with greatly improved dielectric properties compared to current commercial halogen-free systems in the market today. The new CCL, based on FRX Polymers’ Nofia FR... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Aluminum Foil Tape offers easy-start liner and airtight seal.

May 13, 2016

With included EasyPEEL&trade; split liner technology, AF 100 UL 181A-P/B-FX Listed aluminum foil tape helps users achieve full system closure and UL code compliance in HVAC applications. Middle split in liner facilitates and accelerates initial work, even while wearing work gloves, and provides additional stability to tape to help prevent rolling onto itself. Tape supports application over -20 to +260°F range as well as in humid conditions. Read More

Lubricants, Materials & Material Processing

Lubrizol Announces GM Dexos1(TM) : 2015 Approvals

May 12, 2016

CLEVELAND - The Lubrizol Corporation announces Lubrizol PV1205 has been approved for use in GM dexos1™: 2015 lubricant formulations.  Initial approvals have been granted for two formulations utilizing the advanced new Lubrizol PV1205 technology.  These formulations represent the first paired 5W-30 and 0W-20 GM dexos1: 2015 approvals in broadly available SK Yubase Group III base oil, and... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

ECTC is 1 Month Away! Visit Yincae Booth # 506 May 31st to June 3rd

May 12, 2016

ECTC is 1 MONTH AWAY! VISIT YINCAE BOOTH # 506 May 31st to June 3rd Albany, NY – ECTC is only 1 month away! The tradeshow will take place at The Cosmopolitan hotel in Las Vegas, NV from May 31st to June 3rd. YINCAE hopes that you will stop by our Booth 506 to learn more about YINCAE and the innovative products we have to offer. YINCAE offers a variety of exclusive Adhesives, Thermal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hewitt Molding Adds New JSW J220AD Injection Molding Machine

May 12, 2016

Oakford, IN – Hewitt Molding has just installed JSW’s next generation of all electric, servo drive, injection molding machine the J220AD. This advanced technology, unique to JSW, has been accumulated over many years and results in injection molding expertise that is the envy of the industry. Faster and more accurate, the J-AD Series achieves the highest levels of productivity and... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Foam Resin exhibits viscoelastic behavior.

May 12, 2016

Consisting of liquid polyether based polyurethane, which stays soft at very cold temperatures, VEF-99 Resin creates flexible foam for variety of custom applications. Product has very low deflection when cured and conforms to object with viscoelastic behavior. Pot life is above 30 seconds, which allows small amounts to be batched manually without dispensing machine. With mixing ratio of 1:1 by volume, resin is suitable for product designers, prototype makers, and short-run part manufacturers. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Conductive Silicone Rubber Gaskets feature fabric reinforcement.

May 11, 2016

Available in .020 and .032 in. thicknesses, SNE-556-R and SNE-540-R are nickel-graphite filled silicone rubber with fabric reinforcement that exhibit durability and dimensional stability. Both materials can be die cut or water jet cut into EMI shielding gaskets with narrow cross sections. While SNE-556-R consists of 65 durometer, conductive silicone used for EMI and environmental sealing, softer SNE-540-R is made in 40 durometer for enhanced conformability. Read More