Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Epson and 3M Announce New Epson-3M UltraChrome GS3 Ink for Epson SureColor S-Series Solvent Printers

Jun 20, 2016

New Ink Series Offers Signmakers and PSPs Complete 3M MCS Warranty and Support LONG BEACH, Calif. - Epson and 3M™ today announced a partnership to launch a new series of co-branded inks - Epson®-3M™ UltraChrome® GS3 Inks - designed for use in Epson's advanced SureColor® S-Series roll-to-roll solvent printers, including the SC-S40600, SC-S60600 and SC-S80600. The premium inks... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Diehl Spotlights Accu-Square(TM) Pre-Squared Tool Steel and Hitachi Steels at Amerimold 2016

Jun 20, 2016

CINCINNATI, OH – Diehl Tool Steel is featuring its popular Accu-Square pre-squared tool steel capabilities, as well as a selection of Hitachi hot work tool steel, at Amerimold 2016, which is currently being held in Novi, Michigan. Visitors to Diehl’s booth are able to inspect the company’s wide selection of cold work and hot work tool steel pre-squared to tool-maker tolerances, as well as... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Oracle Packaging Finds Immediate Success with Davis-Standard Line

Jun 20, 2016

Oracle Packaging Finds Immediate Success with Davis-Standard Line Pawcatuck, Conn. - A new Davis-Standard extrusion coating line at Oracle Packaging is exceeding throughput expectations, enabling Oracle to get products to market more quickly than anticipated. The installation, completed in December, supports Oracle's manufacturing of aluminum foil based products. Applications include... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Ships Two Industrial Ovens to United Tool & Die Company for Heat Treating Aluminum Parts

Jun 20, 2016

Wisconsin Oven Corporation announced the shipment of two industrial ovens to United Tool Die Company in West Hartford, CT. An electrically heated draw batch oven (SDB oven) with a pitted manual quench tank will be used for aluminum solution heat treatment of parts. An electrically heated enhanced duty walk-in batch oven (EWN oven) will be used for aluminum aging and annealing of parts. The new... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Gold Ingots feature tamper-proof packaging.

Jun 20, 2016

Measuring 24.45 x 41.65 x 2.20 mm, 1 oz Gold Ingots feature ingot-securing cradle designed to ensure complete protection from movement or tampering. Red assay certificate boasts good delivery listings, such as London Bullion Market Association (LBMA), Chicago Mercantile Exchange (COMEX), and the Shanghai Gold Exchange (SGE). Reverse side of assay certificate displays ingot's purity, weight,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Komax Systems' Wafer Static Mixer Spells Efficiency

Jun 17, 2016

Space Saving Design Brings Static Mixing to Variety of Environments HUNTINGTON BEACH, Calif. - A quick scan of the headlines indicates that industrial space is shrinking fast, but Komax Systems is working with companies in ever-tighter spaces to design a better solution - a wafer static mixer that accomplishes the same task even in the tightest possible space. The Real Problem Static mixers have... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Free Hobart Filler Metal Selector and Calculator App Now Available for Android

Jun 17, 2016

TROY, Ohio — Hobart has announced the availability of its Hobart Filler Metal Selector and Calculator for Android devices via a free download at the Google Play Store®. The app was previously available only for iPhone and iPad in the App Store®. Both versions of the app provide a quick reference with multiple functions to help users calculate the amount and type of filler metal necessary... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Barrier Lamination reduces sealant side extractables.

Jun 16, 2016

Targeting pharmaceutical and medical device markets, PRO FlexiPURE™ addresses trace contaminants found in film structures. Solution reduces sealant-side extractables (in water, alcohol and hexane) by 60% as well as time and effort needed to complete drug submission packaging requirements. With low extractable profile that minimizes compounds requiring identification, analysis, and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Portable Tools, Robotics

United Grinding Will Bring its Industry-Leading Technology to IMTS

Jun 15, 2016

Company to debut many new grinders and automation that works alongside humans. MIAMISBURG, Ohio, June 10, 2016 – At IMTS, United Grinding will showcase one of its most advanced surface and profile grinding systems paired with an equally advanced robot that can work side-by-side with humans. Also in booth N-6800, the company will debut several other new grinding systems, including an innovative... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Thin Film Coating improves IR sensor performance, efficacy.

Jun 10, 2016

IR-ISE™ (Infrared - Improved Sensor Efficiency) photoconductive IR sensor coating increases signal response and durability of detectors and arrays. Developed for use with lead sulfide (PbS) and lead selenide (PbSe) sensors, this product can reduce surface reflection of incident radiation by providing environmentally rugged, single- or multi-layered thin-film coatings. Application can also... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Materials & Material Processing

Material Highlight: Polyimide Films

Jun 09, 2016

What Are They? Polyimide films are anything but ordinary. These films are engineered for long-term performance at extreme temperatures between -450°F to over 500°F over extended periods of time. So, obviously, thermal stability is a major benefit, which is why this film is so widely used in aerospace, electronics, and electrical industries when a high temperature material is required.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Uno & Company Ltd. Launches New Bromine-Free Synthetic Hair Fibers Using FRX Polymers® Nofia® Flame Retardant

Jun 09, 2016

Bromine-Free Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi Fibers are Easy to Curl, Tangle-Free, and Easily Blended with Human Hair CHELMSFORD, Mass. - Uno Company Ltd. (UNO), Wanju-gun, South Korea, has announced the launch of new synthetic hair fibers for wigs and weaves which use bromine-free Nofiaflame retardant (FR) from FRX Polymers Inc. The new synthetic hair fibers, called Unolon-Eco and SF-Remi, offer a range... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Novomer Announces Successful Commercial-Scale Trials of Converge® Polyols in Rigid Foams

Jun 08, 2016

WALTHAM, Mass. - Novomer Inc., a sustainable materials company pioneering a family of high-performance polymers and other chemicals from renewable feedstocks such as carbon dioxide (CO2), has announced the completion of a pair of successful commercial-scale rigid foam trials utilizing the company’s unique Converge® CO2-based polyol blends. The trials were conducted at... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Threaded Wheel Grinders combine accelerated setup, automation.

Jun 08, 2016

Able to ability to directly interface with Gleason GMS® Analytical Gear Inspection machines via QR code scanning, Genesis® 200GX and 260GX utilize twin spindle concept and feature software-guided setup that lets users set up from one workpiece to another in 20 min using one tool. First Part Cycle features fully automatic workflow from setup to grinding first workpiece. Other... Read More

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

RenAM 500M Presented at IMTS 2016

Jun 08, 2016

Metal additive manufacturing for industrial production Designed and engineered with serialized production in mind, the Renishaw RenAM 500M builds complex metallic components directly from CAD using metal powder bed fusion technology. The machine will be featured at IMTS 2016 in Renishaw’s booth E-5509 in the East Building of Chicago’s McCormick Place. The RenAM 500M is first in a family of... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Fully Renewable Cup Stock has bio-based polyethylene coating.

Jun 08, 2016

Suited for hot and cold applications, fully renewable cup stock with sugarcane-based polyethylene coating allows for conversion by companies into cold cups (soft drinks and other cold beverages) and hot cups (coffee and other hot beverages) without requiring any changes to their existing manufacturing process. This fiber-based (paperboard) product runs dependably and seamlessly. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Nylon 6/12 Extrusion Compound withstands high temperatures.

Jun 08, 2016

Suits for automotive cable jackets, Chemlon® 890 HNT001 provides chemical resistance, withstands elevated service temperatures, and exhibits dimensional stability. Lubrication facilitates feeding into extruder, heat stabilization prevents embrittlement at high service temperatures, and stress corrosion resistance meets requirements regarding exposure to aggressive chemicals or mechanical... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Wego is a Global Supplier of Parachlorobenzotrifluoride (PCBTF)

Jun 08, 2016

Wego Chemical Group is a leading global supplier and distributor of low VOC organic compounds such as Parachlorobenzotrifluoride. It can be found under CAS # 98-56-6 or EINECS # 202-681-1, and has the molecluar formula C7H4ClF3. It is commonly referred to by its acronym, PCBTF, or alternatively by its less-known synonyms p-Chlorobenzotrifluoride, 4-Chlorobenzotrifluoride, or... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Wego is a Global Supplier of Polycarboxylate

Jun 08, 2016

Wego Chemical Group is a leading global supplier and distributor of polymers such as Polycarboxylate. Polycarboxylate can be found under CAS # 9084-06-4 and has the molecluar formula C21H14Na2O6S2. Polycarboxylate is often referred to by its commonly used acronyms, PCX, PXC, and PC, or alternatively by its synonym Sodium Poly (Naphthaleneformaldehyde) Sulfonate. Polycarboxylate's primary uses... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Wego is a Global Supplier of Propylene Carbonate (PC)

Jun 08, 2016

Wego Chemical Group is a leading global supplier and distributor of organic compounds such as Propylene Carbonate. It can be found under CAS # 108-32-7 or EINECS # 203-572-1. Propylene Carbonate has the molecluar formula C4H6O3, and is commonly referred to by its acronym, PC. PC also has an abundance of alternative synonyms, including: (R,S)-4-Methyl-1,3-dioxolan-2-one, Cyclic Propylene... Read More