Materials & Material Processing, Material Handling & Storage

Paper-Based Carton offers printable alternative to corrugated.

October 12, 2015

With outer carton made from 100% coated recycled paperboard and internal liner made with custom-selected, paper-based material, ClubStak™ offers crush-resistant package with similar performance attributes to corrugated. Reinforced carton structure can be web or sheet-fed printed using offset or lithography. ClubStak can support holograms, film laminations, foil stamping, and high-gloss coatings. Since carton is not fluted, there is no washboard printing effect. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Agricultural and Farming Products, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Weld-On Plate enhances John Deere 500 Series loader functionality.

October 9, 2015

Measuring 49.38 x 22.85 in., John Deere 500 Series Weld-on Plate is formed from 5/16” steel, designed to be welded to existing attachments, and interfaces with John Deere 500 Series loaders that use JD attaching system. Features, including steel cast upper hooks and welded locking pins spaced to OEM specifications, ensure proper fit when welded to buckets or attachments.

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Materials & Material Processing, Services

Contract Manufacturing Service provides cast embossed film.

October 7, 2015

Cast production line at Wisconsin facility is capable of producing custom cast embossed film in up to 5 layers. Multiple resin grades, including polyethylene, polypropylene, nylon, and various specialty polymers, can be run to accommodate needs of market niches with short to mid-size production runs. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Breathable Fabrics protect workers in extreme conditions.

October 7, 2015

Allowing body heat and perspiration to escape while delivering Radiant Protective Performance and Thermal Protective Performance, Z-Flex® Air™ breathable protective fabrics keep firefighters and industrial operators cooler to increase comfort in extreme conditions/workspaces. Micro-perforation process optimizes placement, pattern, and dimensions of micro-perforations, which improve Total Heat Loss by 65%. Material suits industries with heavy loads, insulated garments, and situational stress.
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Safety & Security Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Non-Industrial Products

Proximity and Fire Entry Suits offer range of protection.

October 7, 2015

Comprising X10 single layer proximity suit, X30 and X40 middle-weight suits, and heavily insulated X60 fire entry suit, X Series provides protection from heat, fire, molten metal, and radiant energy. All versions feature advanced Z-Flex® Multilayer Aluminized performance shell, which delivers lightweight protection that outperforms and outlasts all other radiant protective fabrics. Applications include steel and metal works, foundry operations, petrochemical plants, and specialized firefighting. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

T-8 Electrode offers low temperature toughness.

October 6, 2015

Available in 1/16, .072, and 5/64 in. diameters, Select 78-Ni1 exhibits smooth globular transfer and optimized bead shape. Carbon steel, flux cored, self-shielded electrode operates on straight polarity (DCEN) with no external shielding gas. Providing fast freezing slag that facilitates welding in all positions, Select 78-Ni1 is utilized in critical structural applications such as offshore platforms, shipbuilding, heavy wall tubular construction, and general fabrication. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermoplastic Compounds provide chemical resistance.

October 6, 2015

Specially formulated to maintain strength, functionality, and integrity, even with repeated exposure to hospital cleaners, RTP 2000 HC Series can help solve cracking issues in existing devices and open new possibilities for design of hospital equipment and plastic housings that require frequent disinfection. Applications include mobile sonar and X-ray machines, enteral feeding devices, drug pumps, and blood filtration equipment. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Services

TPE Molding Grades target automotive interior parts.

October 5, 2015

Available with hardnesses from 30 Shore A to 40 Shore D, general purpose Sarlink ML-1100 Series features specific gravity of 1.19. Sarlink ML-1600 Series, available with hardnesses from 40 to 90 Shore A, have specific gravity of 1.0. Both styrene block copolymer thermoplastic elastomers can be molded into complex, intricate geometries. UV-stable and resistant to abrasion and cracking, products are easily colored and exhibit low fogging and odor. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

Thermal Transfer Overprinter Ribbon extends run time.

October 2, 2015

Available for Videojet DataFlex® and 6X00 thermal transfer overprinters, Ultra Grade Black Ribbon comes in lengths up to 1,200 m for extended run times. Product provides optimized contrast as well as rub, scratch, and heat resistance for range of application settings. Compatible with variety of substrates, including coated paper, metallic foils, and poly films, ribbon is suited for printing date, time, batch code, ingredients, and logos onto flexible film packaging, labels, or glossy cards. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Automotive Grade Elastomers help improve fuel economy.

October 1, 2015

DuPont™ Vamac® ethylene acrylic elastomer (AEM) products help auto industry lower emissions and improve fuel economy to meet global regulations. Able to perform at temperatures up to 190°C, DuPont™ Vamac® VMX5000 AEM pre-compounds can be used in seals and gaskets, air management systems, and high-temperature coolant hose covers. DuPont™ Vamac® VMX2122 AEM dipolymer, which can have injection molding cycle time <2 min, exhibit favorable compression set values without post-cure process. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Construction Equipment & Supplies, Mounting & Attaching Products

Weld-On Plate supports John Deere 300/400 loaders.

September 29, 2015

Measuring 49.38 x 19.40 in., John Deere 300/400 Series Weld-on Plate is formed from 5/16 in. steel and is designed to be welded to existing attachments, allowing them to be used with John Deere 300/400 Series loaders that use JD attaching system. Plate features steel cast upper hooks and welded locking pins spaced to OEM specifications, ensuring proper fit when welded to buckets or attachments. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Materials & Material Processing, Display & Presentation Equipment

Textiles provide optimized image sharpness.

September 25, 2015

Available in widths to 126 in., Samba Fabric Elite Textiles offer advanced platform for printing brilliant banners, flags, exhibit graphics, backdrops, and retail displays. Products meet NFPA 701 FR specifications and provide options in ink compatibility including Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, Latex, UV, Eco-Solvent, and Solvent. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Non-Industrial Products

Flame Resistant Clothing features lightweight design.

September 25, 2015

Made of 5.3 oz GlenGuard® fabric, Workrite® FR Line offers arc thermal performance value of 9.5 cal/cm² and is UL certified to NFPA 2112. Line includes coveralls, shirts, and pants in variety of colors. In addition to FR protection and comfortable, lightweight design, garments provide moisture management, durability, and colorfastness. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Colored Papers are dyed, not tinted, for uniform color.

September 23, 2015

Available in weights from 12–125 lb tag, kaBoom!™ Colored Papers are suited for menus, posters, brochures, flyers, and business communications. Products come in colors such as storm'n orange, yowza yellow, gripping green, electric blue, and firecracker red. Durability, stiffness, and bulk ensure optimized performance on post-processing and inserting equipment. Acid-free and elemental chlorine free, papers are supplied in sheets and rolls for merchants, distributors, printers, and converters. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Sealant Films are designed for laminating non-retort pouches.

September 21, 2015

Available for CPGs and converters, TreaTear® LT Series includes linear-tear, polypropylene sealant films intended for non-retort pouch lamination. Design delivers precise, machine-direction, linear tear without laser scoring, perforations, or registration. Available as thin as 30 microns, films offer flexibility with overall lamination design. Product is compatible with most zipper stocks, is FDA- and CONEG-compliant, and comes in clear, white, and custom colors. Read More

Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Materials & Material Processing

Large Format Ink Jet Printers suit aqueous imaging applications.

September 18, 2015

SureColor® P-Series includes P6000 (24 in.) and P8000 (44 in.), which leverage UltraChrome® HD 8-color ink set, as well as P7000 (24 in.) and P9000 (44 in.) that incorporate UltraChrome HDX 10-color ink set. Along with PrecisionCore® TFP® printhead, features include variable size ink droplet technology and media support (roll or cut-sheet) ranging from photographic paper to 1.5 mm thick fine art media and poster board. Internal 320 GB print server and spectrophotometer are options. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Custom Colored Polymers target medical device prototypes.

September 16, 2015

Available in quantities as low as 25 lb within 2-week lead time, custom colored medical polymers support market demand for rapid prototype development. Products include formulations using pigments that comply with FDA requirements for use in applications contact human body for up to 30 days. While designed to meet the needs of manufactures in early stage development, polymers are ultimately scalable for commercial manufacturing. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Viton® Compounds resist rapid gas decompression.

September 16, 2015

With 90 and 95 durometer hardness, respectively, Viton® Compounds 60895 and 8990 are qualified to ISO 23936-2 standard for resistance to Rapid Gas Decompression experienced in Oil and Gas industry. Both materials received best possible rating of 0000. In addition, Compound 8990 performed to 29,500 psi at .0049 gap and 24,000 psi at .0089 gap, making it an optimal sealing elastomer for this environment. Read More

Services, Materials & Material Processing

Fiber Optic Tube Laser Cutting produces high quality edges.

September 10, 2015

Complimenting capabilities of existing 3,000 W BLM LT Fiber tube laser, 1,000 W BLM LT5 Fiber Optic Tube Laser supports ½–4 ¾ in. OD cutting capacities and is suited for thin wall tubing (1/8 in. thick or less). Material compatibility covers steel, stainless steel, copper, brass, bronze, aluminum, and galvanized pipe. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

No-See-Um Polyester Fabric targets outdoor applications.

September 10, 2015

Made of 100% polyester yarn, Style number 413 is 60 in. wide and intended for tent and outdoor accessory manufacturers who desire ventilation while ensuring insects as small as tick nymphs cannot penetrate screen. Product meets basic requirements of no-see-um mesh screening and exhibits fire resistance and water repellency characteristics. Also featured, UV resistance ensures exposure to sunlight does not degrade fabric or cause it to fade.

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