Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Transportation Industry Products

Canvas Experts Wins MFA Award of Excellence

April 25, 2016

Canvas Experts, of Ocean City, Maryland, was honored by the Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) with an Award of Excellence for Rigid Enclosures. Designer Michael Varga and fabricator Victor Albino used Safety Components' innovative BreakWater X™ in their winning installation. When Varga and Albino came upon Brenda Lou, an Albemarle 330 Express, they found the original enclosure was... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Cope Plastics, Inc. Offers Limited Time Free Shipping for Online Inventory

April 25, 2016

Cope Plastics, Inc., the premier distributor and fabricator of plastic sheet, rod and tube in the Midwest, headquartered in Alton, Illinois is pleased to announce limited time free shipping on all online inventory at http://store.copeplastics.com/. This applies to standard 3-5 day shipping on all online orders. This online store which launched in... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products

It's a Job for The Mopster

April 22, 2016

Impact Products’ LBH18 Mopster bucketless mop is a professional, commercial-grade microfiber wet mop system that makes cleaning floors easier, safer, and better. This system comes complete with handle assembly, 18-inch microfiber frame (hook-and-loop), dispensing bottle, instruction sheet, and chemical identification label sheet to comply with OSHA regulations. Use the Mopster for damp... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Tumblast Systems

April 22, 2016

Stratus Technologies supplies Gibson Tumble Blasters process multiple parts, ranging in size from small to medium, with a level of speed and efficiency unmatched by other types of equipment in a comparable price range. Gibson produces Tumble Blasters in six standard models with load capacities ranging up to 3,000 pounds or 24 cubic feet. Our smaller units, available with either wheel or... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Hydraulic Fluids protect systems over wide temperature ranges.

April 22, 2016

Engineered on foundation of ultra-pure (99.9%) high Viscosity Index base oils, HYDREX™ promotes wear protection, energy efficiency, oil life, and performance for hydraulic systems. Use of API Group II and III base oils results in retention of protective properties for up to 10,000 hr, while oxidation and thermal stability work to lower sludge formation. Versions incliude all-season, semi-synthetic HYDREX XV; high-pressure, wide-temperature HYDREX MV, and high-performance, anti-wear HYDREX AW. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Potting Compound cures in 1 hour.

April 22, 2016

Designed to cure within 1 hour at room temperature, 20-2183 features 2:1 mix ratio and low viscosity that makes it suitable for use in cable assemblies, potting electronics, molding parts, and encapsulating electronic components. Tough elastomeric material helps assemblies withstand thermal cycling, offers vibration resistance, and imparts low stress on electronic components during cure. Resistant to moisture, compound may be used in wet environments and outdoor applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Low Manganese Wires help meet environmental regulations.

April 19, 2016

In addition to low manganese levels, FabCO® Element 71C and 71M offer optimized out-of-position capabilities, enabling welding operators to create quality welds regardless of joint placement. Gas-shielded flux-cored wires produce low spatter levels and have fast-freezing, easy-to-remove slag. Available in diameters of 0.045, 0.052, and 1/16 in. on 33 lb fiber spools, Element 71C is formulated to operate with 100% CO2 shielding gas, while Element 71M operates with 75–90% argon and balance of CO2. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Digital Coated Paper is designed for durability, tear resistance.

April 19, 2016

Featuring heavyweight, tear-resistant poly between 2 layers of Sterling® Premium Digital™, Sterling Premium Digital Tough Tear serves applications requiring more strength than traditional paper product. This 3-ply, 108 lb (10 pt) laminate, which prints and converts like paper without any need for additional processes, delivers optimal performance on dry toner printers, color and black-and-white laser printers, HP Indigo, and digital offset technologies. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Dry Ice Pelletizer features closed chamber technology.

April 19, 2016

By supplying up to 265 lb of dry ice pellets on demand, PR120H Pelletizer caters to regional/low volume dry ice producers. Heat exchanger provides efficient liquid CO(2) consumption to dry ice output ratio, while stainless steel enclosure creates moisture-free environment, ensuring 3-minute startup time and reducing noise levels to 75 db(A). Integrated panel PC with built-in 7 in. touchscreen enables remote diagnostics and support from anywhere with Internet connection. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Tantalum Coated Regulators offer corrosion resistance.

April 19, 2016

With base parts typically made of stainless steel, Tantalum-coated Back Pressure Regulators withstand applications involving extreme chemistries. Regulators do not have any reciprocating shafts, valve members, or pistons because design uses flexible diaphragm membrane to both sense controlled pressure and to directly form valve seal against multiple parallel orifices. Diaphragm may be constructed of PTFE, glass reinforced PTFE, PEEK, Polyimide, PCTFE, HDPE, Viton, Buna-N, or EPDM as required. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Ultratech Receives Follow-On Order from Major Foundry for Laser Spike Anneal System

April 18, 2016

Foundry Plans to use Ultratech's LSA101 Dual Beam System to Ramp 28-nm Production SAN JOSE, Calif. - Ultratech, Inc. (Nasdaq: UTEK), a leading supplier of lithography, laser-processing and inspection systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices and high-brightness LEDs (HB-LEDs), as well as atomic layer deposition (ALD) systems, today announced a follow-on order from a major foundry... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Packaging Equipment

Econolite Partners with Clean Slate Group for Traffic Signal Cabinet Beautification Program

April 18, 2016

Agreement provides cost-effective customizable anti-graffiti vinyl cabinet wraps ANAHEIM, Calif., – Econolite today announced it has partnered with Clean Slate Group (Bozeman, MT) to provide customizable anti-graffiti vinyl wraps for traffic cabinets in support of beautification and anti-graffiti programs. The proprietary vinyl film used for the wraps can significantly reduce city costs... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Mazak Presents its HYBRID Approach to Additive Manufacturing at RAPID

April 18, 2016

Company combines additive and subtractive processes with multi-tasking part processing FLORENCE, Ky. - Mazak firmly established its position at the forefront of additive manufacturing with the development of HYBRID Multi-Tasking technology, which the company will present at this year’s RAPID Conference and Expo. The event takes place at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

SCF Delivery System supports large molding applications.

April 18, 2016

Designed for foaming of large injection molding applications >2,500–12,500 g, MuCell® T-400 Series Super Critical Fluid Dosing and Delivery System is capable of delivering 50 g of nitrogen in 45 second cycle and is intended for molding machines with screw sizes greater than 90 mm. System produces gas on demand only, minimizing energy consumption and maximizing booster pump life. Equipped with 15 in. touchscreen GUI, system only requires shot size and percentage of SCF content for setup. Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Award After Award for the AutoVac

April 15, 2016

The battery-powered AutoVac floor scrubbing system from Kaivac is racking up award after award. This floor scrubbing system won the ISSA 2015 Innovation Award; was among the winners of the 2012 National Restaurant Association’s Kitchen Innovation Award; and just won the innovation award at the European International Cleaning Show. So what gives? The key reason the AutoVac is winning so... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Verso Expands Blazer Digital® Coated Paper Line

April 15, 2016

Verso Aligns Product Offering to Meet Needs of Digital Press Owners MEMPHIS, Tenn. - Verso Corporation (OTCPink: VRSZQ), a leading producer of digital coated papers, today announced the expansion of its Blazer Digital® economy digital coated paper line to include 65 lb. gloss and satin covers available in 19" x 13" and 18" x 12" stocking sizes. These new sizes are in stock and readily... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Rheology Modifiers increase paint formulation versatility.

April 15, 2016

Featuring low-VOC, solvent- and surfactant-free, hydrophobically modified ethylene oxide-based urethane (HEUR) chemistries, ACRYSOL™ RM-1600 and RM-3030 improve surface aesthetics and hiding across range of binder chemistries. ACRYSOL™ RM-1600 Newtonian HEUR ICI builder improves film build and smoothness. Also improving film build, ACRYSOL™ RM-3030 promotes flow/leveling and allows reduced thickener use, without compromising stability, and higher ICI efficiency with minimal KU contribution. Read More

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

Bulk Bag Conditioner combines safety and efficiency.

April 15, 2016

In addition to utilizing hydraulically actuated pivoting conditioning arms with extended travel, Material Master™ features v-shaped tubular breaker profiles for returning agglomerated materials to free-flowing state. Color touchscreen facilitates access to bulk bag and material conditioning parameters as well as full recipe management functions, system status, and manual mode controls. Rotary lift table positions bulk bag for complete material conditioning on sides, top, and bottom. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Digital Coated Papers meet high-speed, personalized print needs.

April 15, 2016

Intended for production inkjet presses, Sterling® Ultra TrueJet® incorporates offset-like coating that meets expectations for runnability and durability on high-speed inkjet presses. Product line includes 80 and 100 lb gloss and matte text, 75 lb (7 pt) and 92 lb (9 pt) gloss cover, and 75 lb (9 pt.) and 92 lb matte cover variants. In addition to being caliper guaranteed, 7 and 9 pt variants meet USPS minimum requirements for direct mail. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Rheology Modifier replaces cellulosic paint thickeners.

April 15, 2016

As partial or complete replacement for hydroxyethylcellulose technology, ACRYSOL™ DR-180 HASE Rheology Modifier offers optimal dry pound efficiency and is compatible across wide range of binder technologies and formulation spaces. Product provides in-can stability and surface smoothness without impacting other paint properties. With additive, paint can be transformed to meet contractor demands for optimized coverage and seamless touch-up with support for spray, brush, and roller application. Read More