Materials & Material Processing

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

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Test & Measuring Instruments

Voice Coil Actuator Kit accelerates prototype development.

May 23, 2016

Voice Coil Actuator (VCA) Developer's Kit includes 6 actuators with ODs from 32–113.8 mm, force performances from 15.56–1,512 N, and total strokes from 6.35–31.7 mm. Designed to facilitate prototype building for those unfamiliar with VCA technology, kit provides all necessary components to build operational actuation system. Built-in feedback sensor and programmable... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Heavy-Duty Milling Cutter aids large component machining.

May 23, 2016

Primarily intended for milling and boring machines, Walter BLAXX M3016 is compatible with ISO material groups P, M, and K and suited for such difficult applications as machining frames made from cast iron for large molds or housings for wind energy rotor hubs. Carbide axial stop and use of 4 grades of Tiger™Â·tec® Silver cutting tool material help optimize tool life and process... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

CNC Grinder features linear drive technology.

May 23, 2016

Featuring extended x- and y-axis movement plus 2 auxiliary slides for workpiece clamping, 5-axis 325linear CNC Grinder operates from 2,500–4,000 rpm, accommodating micro tools, gun drills, hob cutters, and complex geometries, as well as medical implants and orthopedic surgical tools. System offers scalable automation, with 140-position tool changer, 5-24 grinding wheel magazine, and flexible... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Aerospace Customer Receives Integrated Heat Treatment Solution with TITAN® Furnace and Predictive Maintenance Software

May 23, 2016

Aerospace Customer Receives Integrated Heat Treatment Solution with TITAN® Furnace and Predictive Maintenance Software CHERRY VALLEY, IL – Ipsen recently shipped a TITAN® H8 vacuum furnace system with 2-bar gas quenching and PdMetrics™ predictive maintenance software platform to a company on the West Coast. There it will be used to manufacture components and systems for the Aerospace... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Flux-cored Wire offers high feed speed potential.

May 20, 2016

Available in 3/32 in. diameter, FabCO® 85HXP Wire optimizes deposition rates and travel speeds, particularly when welding thick materials up to 6–8 in. Gas-shielded flux-cored wire operates with 100% CO2 and has AWS classification of E70T-5CJ H4. Low hydrogen levels help mitigate cracking risks and rework. Wire is suited for flat and horizontal welding of earth moving equipment, non-alloyed... Read More