Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Fluon® MPC Color Concentrates Add Color Without Causing Processing Defects

Jun 29, 2016

EXTON, Pa. – Fluon® Melt Processable Color Concentrates from AGC Chemicals Americas offer superb surface finish, color consistency and dispersion-- even at high-speed extrusion rates. The AGC FluoroCompounds Group scrutinizes all raw materials for compatibility and performs a proprietary quality control test multiple times throughout the production of each batch to assure that there are no... Read More

Controls & Controllers, HVAC, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Hosokawa Alpine Implements New Zone Temp Control, HMI to Boost Production on Blown Film Lines

Jun 28, 2016

Machine builder utilizes Siemens hardware, software and communications platform on lines up to 9 layers of co-extrusion; achieving <1ºF of temp variation Hosokawa Alpine American (Natick, Massachusetts) is a leading supplier of blown film extrusion systems to the North American plastics industry; with standard lines ranging from single-layer to 9-layer co-extrusion. The company recently rolled... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Greener than Green Cleaning

Jun 27, 2016

CleanCore™ aqueous ozone makes cleaning easy, safe, and greener than green. The CleanCore system converts water and oxygen into a powerful cleaning agent that effectively eliminates soils, germs, mold, allergens, and bacteria without the use of toxic chemicals. CleanCore’s power comes from ozone, mechanically produced by the system. Use directly from the machine or pour into a spray. Use it... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Chill Out - Your Natural Oil Products Keep Cool with MPE's Cold Milling Gran-U-Lizer(TM)

Jun 27, 2016

CHICAGO, IL It’s important to know when to turn up the heat, and when to keep your cool. At MPE, the world’s leading manufacturer of precision particle reduction equipment, we know that when dealing with flax, chia, hemp and other natural oil products, the Cold Milling Process provided by the MPE Gran-U-Lizer is the hottest way to keep you, and your products cool all year round. MPE has... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Century Die Adds Capacity with Another Lucifer Red Devil Furnace

Jun 27, 2016

Century Die Company, LLC., a blow mold specialist in Fremont Ohio, has added to their heat treating capability with a Lucifer Red Devil single chamber furnace.  Model RD7-H21 has a working chamber size of 9”H x 12”L by 21”D and heats to 2200°F.  Energy efficient lightweight firebrick lines the chamber with mineral wool backup insulation; easy-to-replace heating elements for uniform... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Waterproof Concrete Repair Materials do not have any RCS.

Jun 27, 2016

Aquaflex® Silica-Free Waterproof Concrete Repair, which includes Patch Mix™, Skim-Fast™, and SLU™, are formulated free of respirable crystalline silica (RCS) content. Formulation thus reduces worker exposure to RCS and site contamination. Without any pH or percent RH limitations, these patching, skim, and self-leveling materials are compatible with Aquaflex Waterproof PSA Adhesive as... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Retail and Sales Equipment

Counterfeit Detecting Concentrates do not affect other properties.

Jun 27, 2016

With traces of anti-counterfeit marker or taggant, DeTek™ color concentrates enable plastics manufacturers to ensure product safety, supply chain integrity, and brand reputation without any effect on color quality or product performance. Color concentrates, used at standard letdown ratios in thermoplastics, promote brand identity via identifying marker. Taggants therein respond to special... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

KYZEN to Show Cleaners for Wafer Bumping, Wire Bonding and Cu Pillar Flip Chip Applications at SEMICON West

Jun 27, 2016

NASHVILLE - June 21, 2016 - KYZEN today announced plans to exhibit in Booth #305 at SEMICON West, scheduled to take place July 12-14, 2016 at the Moscone Center in San Francisco, CA. KYZEN will exhibit MICRONOX® MX2302 for wafer bumping, Ionox® FCR for wire bonding and MICRONOX® 2707 for Cu pillar flip chip applications. MICRONOX® MX2302 is an engineered semi-aqueous solvent blend... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Davis-Standard Thermatic® Extruders Support Maxi-Blast Expansion

Jun 24, 2016

(Pawcatuck, Conn.) - Longtime Davis-Standard customer Maxi-Blast, Inc. recently installed six Davis-Standard Thermatic® extruders at its new 40,000 square foot facility in St. Petersburg, Florida. This is the latest extruder addition for Maxi-Blast, whose chairman and CEO Robert Donaldson has been purchasing Davis-Standard extruders since founding the company in 1981. Donaldson built... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

Tough Enough to Protect the Power Grid: Southern States LLC Selects GlasArmor(TM) Panels from PolyOne

Jun 24, 2016

CLEVELAND, June 20, 2016 - Southern States LLC, a Georgia manufacturer of products for the electric utility industry, recently selected PolyOne's industry-leading GlasArmor™ continuous glass-fiber composite panels to create its new custom Ballisti-Wall® and Ballisti-Cover® ballistic-resistant solutions. These innovative products are used in the construction of protective, surrounding... Read More

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

SLM Solutions to Feature SLM 280HL Metal 3D Printer at First IMTS

Jun 23, 2016

Novi, MI — As the largest industrial trade show in North America, IMTS will feature an additive manufacturing section at this year’s event, September 12-17. Making a splash at its first IMTS, SLM Solutions will feature the top-selling SLM 280HL metal additive manufacturing system, their mid-range machine with a build envelope of 280x280x350mm. As with all SLM Solutions machines, the SLM 280HL... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Lubricated Compound replaces rubber in seals and gaskets.

Jun 23, 2016

Intended for use in seals for non-pressure water and drain pipe, Sarlink® 9156-02 thermoplastic vulcanizate (TPV) elastomer provides lubricity for accelerated insertion of seals into fittings. Sealing force, retained over years, prolongs working lives of pipe seals, while stress relaxation, also maintained over years, optimizes sealing force. Processable on standard... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Belt Conveyor Oven reaches max temperature of 550°F.

Jun 23, 2016

Constructed with 4 in. insulated walls, aluminized steel exterior, and stainless steel interior, No. 866 offers 18 in. x 20 ft x 15 in. workspace, 60 KW installed in Nichrome wire heating elements, and 4,200 cfm, 3 hp recirculating blower that provides vertical downward airflow. Oven travel comprises 1 ½ ft long open belt loading zone, 20 ft long insulated heat zone with... Read More

Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

Gleason to Demonstrate New Solutions for Advanced Gear Production at IMTS 2016

Jun 23, 2016

Rochester, New York, USA Gleason will demonstrate brand new solutions in advanced gear manufacturing technology on Booth #N-7000 at IMTS 2016, covering a wide array of processes for the complete production and inspection of all types of bevel and cylindrical gears. Among the technologies to be exhibited are: Genesis® 260GX – New Threaded Wheel Grinding Powerhouse The 200/260GX machines are... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

Prestigious Industry Award for Griplock Systems®

Jun 22, 2016

Griplock’s Solimar™ Powered Suspension System honored with Architectural SSL Product Innovation Award (PIA) Carpinteria, CA – Now in its sixth year, the Architectural SSL Product Innovation Award winners have all demonstrated great strides in advancing the technology well beyond the status of mere replacement products and Griplock® Systems’ Solimar™ Powered Suspension System is among... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ergonomic Backpack Vibrator supports concrete consolidation.

Jun 22, 2016

Equipped with Honda 4-cycle 50 cc gas engine, Wyco ErgoPack® enables one user to vibrate low- to high-slump concrete with up to 2 in. head. Engine has heavy-duty clutch mounted on steel frame with flexible throttle and kill switch. With bulk of weight distributed over operator's hips, ErgoPack minimizes strain on shoulders and upper back, discouraging injury-prone postures and delaying... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Test & Measuring Instruments

Japanese Automaker, Daihatsu, Collaborates with Local Designers to Offer Car Design Customization Using Stratasys 3D Printing

Jun 22, 2016

Carmaker worked with top Japanese designers to create unique, customizable automotive exterior ‘Effect Skins’ for their 2-door convertible MINNEAPOLIS REHOVOT, Israel - Stratasys Ltd. (Nasdaq:SSYS), the 3D printing and additive manufacturing solutions company, says automaker Daihatsu Motor Co., Ltd, (Daihatsu) is one of the first manufacturers to deliver on the 3D printing vision of mass... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Test & Measuring Instruments

KAPP NILES Demonstrates Mass Production Gear Grinding Solution, and Unveils a New Metrology Machine at the IMTS

Jun 21, 2016

Featured at the KAPP NILES booth are the KX 100 DYNAMIC, which turns convention on its head with the first ever “pick-up” work spindle, and the exciting presentation of measuring solutions by Penta Gear Metrology. BOULDER, Colo., (JUNE 14, 2016) - Kapp Niles will feature three machines in booth N-7036 at the International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS) September 12 – 17 in Chicago,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Color Concentrates target medical device applications.

Jun 20, 2016

Available in 1, 5, and 10 lb quantities, MediBatch™ Color Concentrates are formulated using FDA 21CFR 73 Subpart D listed pigments and polymer carrier that is compatible with wide range of base resins, including nylons and polyurethanes. Single pound quantities can pigment up to 25 lb of natural polymer. Twelve standard concentrates, including green, red, yellow, blue, violet, black, and white,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Epoxy Dispersion serves as sizing for fiber reinforcements.

Jun 20, 2016

In addition to PBT and thermoset composite manufacturing applications, Hydrosize EP876 Epoxy-Based Fiber Sizing can be used as binder in nonwoven applications. Water-based, formaldehyde-free dispersion is environmentally friendly and eliminates use of flammable solvents. Suitable for use with glass, carbon, and natural fibers, Hydrosize EP876 produces optimized strand integrity and chopping... Read More