Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Plastikos Takes Lead Role in Drug Delivery Market with Disposable Cartridge Components Made of TOPAS® Cyclic Olefin Copolymer

June 6, 2016

Precision Molded Parts Deliver Drug Compatibility, High Purity, and Dimensional Stability ERIE, Pa. – Plastikos Inc., a leading custom injection molder, and its sister mold making company Micro Mold, both based in Erie, Pa., have successfully commercialized disposable cartridge components made of cyclic olefin polymer (COC) for wearable drug delivery devices for medications such as insulin... Read More

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

Oil and Grease Resistant Papers target foodservice industry.

June 6, 2016

Featuring oil and grease resistant levels ranging from Kit 5 to Kit 8, GlazeGuard™ Papers are suited for sandwich and deli wraps, foodservice liners, microwave popcorn bags, and laminated food pouches. Lightweight, uncoated machine-glazed papers, offering several basis weights ranging from 15.5–33 lb (3,000 sq-ft), provide optimized runnability and converting performance as well as multiple... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

SPME Fibers feature high-performance construction.

June 6, 2016

Optimized for PAL system autosamplers and compatible with most GC inlets, PAL solid phase microextraction (SPME) fibers feature aluminum hub for durability and are suitable for diverse analyte chemistries and sample matrices. SPME fibers for polar and nonpolar target analytes across range of molecular weights and volatilities. SPME automated sample preparation, which reduces sample... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ross Ships World's Largest Planetary Dual Dispersers

June 3, 2016

Hauppauge, NY – Ross announces the completion of three 1000-gallon Planetary Dual Dispersers, the world’s largest change-can mixers of their kind. A dual-post hydraulic lift raises and lowers four sets of agitators – two pairs of helical high viscosity blades and two dual-blade high speed dispersers – into the jacketed mix can. Two 150HP explosion-proof, inverter-duty motors drive the... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Custom-Cut Vinyl helps error-proof gauges.

June 2, 2016

Applied to gauges and other smooth surfaces, Gauge-Marking Vinyl enables quick visual identification of gauge and inspection parameters and specifications. Transparent, adhesive-back product can be hand-cut with scissors or precut-to-fit at company's In-House Sign Shop®. Available in red, green, and yellow, vinyl adheres to glass/plexiglass, metal, PVC, corrugated plastic, and magnetic/dry... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermal Interface Materials optimize heatsink performance.

June 2, 2016

Available in thicknesses of 0.2, 0.3, and 0.45 mm, Sarcon® GAR Thin Films deliver high thermal conductivity of 3.0 W/m°K while exhibiting thermal resistance as low as .17°C in.²/W. Glass fabric reinforced materials exert low force on components as they fill near-microscopic air gaps between heatsink and board-level heat sources. Supplied in rolls, pre-cut sheets, and die-cut shapes,... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

L&L Special Furnace Co., Inc. has Manufactured a Highly Uniform Box Furnace that Hardens Tool Steel Used to Manufacture Decking Fasteners and Supports for a Worldwide Customer Base.

June 1, 2016

High Uniformity, General Purpose Heat Treating Furnaces Used for Hardening of Tool Steel for Custom Tool and Dies LL Special Furnace Co., Inc. has manufactured a highly uniform box furnace that hardens tool steel used to manufacture decking fasteners and supports for a worldwide customer base. The equipment was sold through W.H. Kay, one of L&L’s leading distributers of furnace equipment, both... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Test & Measuring Instruments

BAAM Continues to Receive Accolades

June 1, 2016

Cincinnati Incorporated accepts Manny award for biggest breakthrough with Big Area Additive Manufacturing machine. Cincinnati Incorporated’s (CI) Big Area Additive Machine (BAAM) received the “Biggest Breakthrough of the Year” award from the 2016 Manny Awards, sponsored by Cincinnati Magazine. The Manny Awards, now in their 10th year, are committed to recognizing the greatest... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Services

Swift Glass to Showcase Chemically Strengthened Glass Parts at Display Week 2016

May 26, 2016

Swift Glass, worldwide leader in the manufacturing of quality glass parts, is set to exhibit at the Society for Information Display’s annual Display Week Exhibition from May 24 to 26, 2016. The exhibition, held in San Francisco, Calif., brings together companies from around the world to discuss and showcase the latest developments in display technology. This year’s Display Week will feature... Read More

Communication Systems & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

High Frequency RF SOI Mixer covers 10-19 GHz range.

May 26, 2016

Offered in 24-lead, 4 x 4 mm QFN package, UltraCMOS® PE41901 provides reliable, repeatable, and consistent solution for frequency-mixing applications. This passive, double-balanced, Ku-band mixer with image rejection integrates local oscillator (LO) path 90° coupler and RF port baluns on single die. Along with phase-canceling capability, features include 21 dBm IIP3 linearity,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Black Oxide Finish protects machine tool components.

May 26, 2016

Utilizing oxidation process using milder chemicals at lower temperature, TRU TEMP® 0.54 micron thick, satin black magnetite coating adds protection to such components as gears, sprockets, and couplings without causing any functional change. This non-polluting black oxide system, which withstands up to 100 hr of neutral salt spray (ASTM B 117) or several hundred hours of humidity (ASTM D... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Services

Carestream Contract Manufacturing Upgrades Precision Coating Services for 2016

May 26, 2016

Strategic Initiatives Expand Capabilities for Growth into New Markets Carestream Contract Manufacturing is a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications. MEDFORD, Ore. – Carestream Contract Manufacturing, a proven provider of roll-to-roll precision contract coating services for advanced materials applications, opened the year with... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Universal Molding Machine uses existing tooling.

May 25, 2016

Using existing green sand or No-Bake tooling, UMM Universal Molding Machine is intended for typical jobbing foundry environment where production is variable and quantities can range from a few pieces to thousands. Machine is available in 1, 2, 4, and 6-station models with capacities from 12 x 12 4/4 to 60 x 60 36/36. Production rates up to 20 molds/hr with 2-station UMM are achieved with one... Read More

Green & Clean, Materials & Material Processing, Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Personal Aerosol Monitor helps minimize worker exposure.

May 25, 2016

Suitable for variety of workplace environments, SidePak™ AM520 provides real-time aerosol mass concentration readings of dust, fumes, mist, smoke, and fog within worker breathing zone. Intrinsically safe, light scattering laser photometer also enables real-time exposure monitoring for diesel particulate matter. Operating continuously for 20+ hours using Li-Ion battery, instrument offers... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Nanosys and Hitachi Chemical Partner to Accelerate Adoption of Quantum Dot Technology for Displays

May 25, 2016

Hitachi Chemical to begin sampling Nanosys certified Quantum Dot Enhancement Film (QDEF®) immediately with mass production volumes available in the second half of 2016 SAN FRANCISCO - Nanosys, Inc. announced today that Hitachi Chemical and Nanosys have partnered in the development of QDEF optical films for display applications. Hitachi Chemical plans to begin shipping QDEF to display... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Liquid Antimicrobial Agents enhance product protection.

May 25, 2016

As inorganic silver-based formulations that disperse readily in polymer, +Clean™ additives prevent discoloration, odors, and product degradation caused by the growth of bacteria, mold, and yeast. Liquid additive +Clean AM-139 is intended for use with polyethylene or polypropylene at 0.2%–0.4% letdowns, while liquid additive +Clean AM-150 is intended for use with engineering resins at... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Color Concentrates add impact strength to polyolefin sheet.

May 24, 2016

Featuring impact-enhancing modifier, TekTuff™ Concentrates enable processors of polyolefin sheet to increase product toughness or reduce gauge without sacrificing strength. Broad range of polypropylene and high-density polyethylene sheet products could benefit from such impact-modified TekTuff color concentrates, including containers and lids, credit cards, toilet seat covers, truck bed liners,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

FKM Seals Best for Harsh Environments

May 24, 2016

ROCHESTER, NY — Fluorocarbon elastomers (FKMs) provide significantly more effective sealing protection in extreme environments than nearly any other material, with excellent resistance to temperature, chemicals, fuels, ozone and weather.  Web Seal offers engineered gaskets, O-rings and molded shapes from a wide range of fluorocarbon materials such as DuPont’s™ Viton®, and an array of... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Custom-Fabricated Thermal Management Materials Save Time, Money

May 24, 2016

ROCHESTER, NY – Web Seal fabricates custom thermal management materials manufactured by Bergquist, Chomerics, Kerafol, 3M, MHW, and Chang Sung for a wide variety of industries, including automotive, communication, defense /aerospace, textiles, food processing, chemical industries, and medical instruments.  With advances in electronics, thermal management is especially critical due to growing... Read More