Materials

Materials & Material Processing, Architectural and Civil Engineering Products

Conductive Vinyl Flooring suits ESD protected areas.

February 8, 2016

Consisting of homogenous distribution of carbon black and proprietary polymers, Conductive Vinyl Flooring provides continuous and permanent path to ground. Resistivity of material is 10e3–10e6 Ω/sq with single layer thickness of .090 in. Because electrical resistance is inherent to material through thermoforming, electrical properties are impervious to wear damage caused by moving furniture. Conductive circuit remains unbroken while guarding against scratching and scuff marks. Read More

HVAC, Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Temperature Control System targets outdoor kiosks.

February 3, 2016

Using impingement flow to transfer heat, AA-230 Series cools objects via convection. Air-to-air thermoelectric assembly has 230 W of cooling power at ΔT=0°C. Heat is absorbed and dissipated through custom designed heat exchangers with high aspect ratio. Dual cold side air ducts can be oriented in any direction to accommodate obstructions and maximize circulation. Mounting horizontally to accommodate tight spaces, system provides solid state operation with non-CFC refrigerants. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools

Grinding Media targets attritors and ball mills.

February 3, 2016

Appropriate for Attritors and ball mills, High Chrome Cast Balls are available in sizes ranging from 6–120 mm with hardness of 58–60 HRC. Forged Steel Balls, intended for use with ball mills, are available in sizes ranging from 20–125 mm with hardness of 55–63 HRC. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Defoaming Agent offers foam control in coatings and inks.

February 1, 2016

Used to control foam in low- to medium-PVC, water-based coatings and inks, Dow Corning® 108F Additive is APEO-free, has low-VOC formula, and may be used in indirect-food-contact applications. Minimized tendency to cause craters or other surface defects results in limited noticeable impact on appearance. Especially suited for premium gloss (wood coatings, industrial coatings, and inks) applications, this siloxane-based additive features emulsion format that facilitates dosing and use. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Green & Clean

Sugar Cane Paperboard suits industrial packaging applications.

January 29, 2016

Made from 100% pure sugar cane bagasse (agricultural by-product of sugar manufacturing), Earth Pact Sugar Cane Paperboard is free from bleach, chemicals, and dyes and suits packaging applications in food, cosmetics, and similar industries. Moisture- and grease-resistant grades are available. Promoting sustainably, product is sourced from rapidly renewable resource grown year round and harvested every 12–14 months. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Thermal Interface Material combines soft touch, high performance.

January 29, 2016

Exhibiting thermal resistance down to 0.08°C in.²/W @ 14 psi, Sarcon® PG80A low-compression force, putty-like thermal interface material suits applications that have delicate or wide-variation component heights and require 30%–90% material compression. Gap filler pad (13 W/m°K) gently conforms to component shapes and uneven surfaces to transfer heat from source to nearby heat sink or spreader. Sheet thicknesses of 0.5, 1.0, 1.5, and 2.0 mm are available, and max dimensions are 300 x 200 mm. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Inkjet Paper offers uniform print density and sharp lines.

January 26, 2016

Intended for roll-fed high-speed inkjet presses using pigment aqueous inks, Appvion Triumph™ Treated Ultra P High-Speed Inkjet Paper supports high-color, direct mail, commercial and transpromotional applications. Paper needs no on-press pretreatment or bonding agents and is quick-drying for smear resistance. Acid-free and elemental chlorine free, paper is available in white and cream in 24# bond (60# text), and in white in 20#, 28#, 32#, and 38# bond (7 pt). Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing

Cellular PVC Sheet and Trim address thickness requirements.

January 22, 2016

AZEK® cellular pvc trim and mouldings include AZEK 1 ½ in. Sheet and five 2x Trim products – all measuring 1 ½ in. thick. While 4 x 8 ft sheet has true 48 in.+ width, nominal boards sizes are 2 x 4 in., 2 x 6 in., 2 x 8 in., 2 x 10 in., and 2 x 12 in. with 18 ft lengths. AZEK 2x products have consistent color, density, and cell structure. Manufactured with -1/32 to +1/16 in. thickness tolerance, all products offer workability and durability and resist effects of weather. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Non-Industrial Products

Tablecloth Fabric suits retail and expo displays.

January 21, 2016

Part of Direct Print Textile line, Tablecloth Fabric Pro is made of 100% polyester fabric with soft hand and sleek drape. Wrinkle-resistant product makes eye-catching tablecloths and is suitable for printing various retail displays, expo backdrops, banners, and popup displays. Available in widths to 126 in., Tablecloth Fabric Pro meets NFPA 701 FR specifications and provides options in ink compatibility including Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, UV, and Latex. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Material Handling & Storage, Services

Overhaul Balls provide ballast on crane hoist rope.

January 20, 2016

Made of heavy steel, Overhaul Balls are used on hook end of crane hoist rope to supply downhaul weight that is needed to counter bearing friction and winch-to-boom line weight. Spilt Overhaul Balls are made up of 2 cast iron halves, which clamp to line by means of bolts. Models are available in diameters of 7.12, 9.19, 9.50, and 11.25 in. or in weights of 50, 100, 89, and 154 lb, respectively. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Brightness Enhancement Films optimize backlit LCDs.

January 19, 2016

Available in 11 x 11, 17 x 17, and 24.25 x 24.25 in. sizes, 3M Vikuiti™ Brightness Enhancement Films contain prismatic structures which refract light output from backlight. Light refracting prism angle is fixed at 90°, and prism pitches of 50 µm and 24 µm are available. Single 3M BEF sheet increases brightness of display by up to 60%, and placing 2 sheets at right angles to one another results in 120% increase. Flexible films adapt to wide range of substrates including glass and acrylic. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polyester Films feature VTM-0 flame rating.

January 15, 2016

Available in range of thicknesses from 25–250 microns, Teijin® Tetoron® UF Polyethylene Terephthalate Films and Teonex® QF Polyethylene Naphthalate Films combine inert chemical resistance, optimized tensile strength, and VTM-0 flame rating available from UL 94 flame classification testing. White halogen-free films are suited for insulating materials and labels for electronic products and batteries as well as flexible printed circuitry and LED lighting. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Submerged Arc Welding Flux is formulated for chrome-moly steels.

January 12, 2016

Formulated to improve weld quality on chrome-moly, creep-resistant steels, SWX 160 provides low-residual content weld deposit to help reduce risk of temper embrittlement in high-temperature applications. This neutral, agglomerated, fluoride-basic flux also helps meet X-factor requirements and provides impact toughness. Resulting slag detaches easily to help minimize post-weld cleaning. Suitable areas of use include power generation, petrochemical refinery, and pressure vessel applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Custom Front Panels are available with digital printing.

January 8, 2016

Supporting legends, logos, and photo-quality graphics, custom front panels are available with CMYK digital printing. Aluminum or steel panels are fully finished with apertures for LEDs, displays, switches, etc. Other options include CNC punching of holes and cutouts, drilling and tapping, as well as fitting of inserts, studs, and earth tags. In addition to working to customer's 2D drawings or 3D models, company can supply 3D models in STEP, SAT, and X_T formats. Engraving is also available.
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Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Latex Inkjet Film offers brightness, vibrancy, durability.

January 7, 2016

Offered in up to 87 in. widths, 8 mil JetView™ Latex Backlit Polyester film is compatible with several UV inkjet presses, which broadens applicability, and reduces need for post lamination for long-term signage applications. Film exhibits eco-friendly properties in addition to durability, scratch and water resistance, and vibrancy across color spectrum. Available for printers, this product offers optimal ink adhesion and immediate dry time.
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Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

PVC/Polycarbonate Panels withstand industrial facility conditions.

December 29, 2015

Maintaining color and structural integrity, PHASE-2® PVC Siding, Roofing, and Louver Panels are heavy gauge PVC extruded sheets with Non-Combustible Flame Spread Rating of 12. FM-approved for unlimited height use without need for sprinkler protection, completely UV-resistant panels also resist corrosive conditions. Impact- and completely UV-resistant UNITREX® Polycarbonate Panels provide long term durability against denting, cracking, and peeling. Non-combustible flame spread rating is 6. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies, Green & Clean

Submerged Arc Flux comes in lightweight, heavy-duty packaging.

December 23, 2015

OK submerged arc welding flux is available with Flux Pack™ packaging, which uses heavy-duty LDPE (low-density polyethylene) material to protect dry agglomerated welding flux against moisture re-absorption from atmosphere. Packaging, by affording extended shelf life, ensures fresh and dry flux is ready to use for high-production SAW applications. Net weight of flux packaging is 50 lb, which helps meet EHS and ergonomic requirements of end users. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Gas Shielded Flux-Cored Wire is suited for 100% Co2 welding.

December 23, 2015

Available in 0.045 in. dia on 33 lb wire baskets, Stoody® 625-T1C is designed for all-position welding of Alloy 625 and dissimilar metals using 100% CO2 shielding gas. Composition of this gas shielded flux-cored joining wire results in all-weld deposit with iron content below 1%, which suits applications requiring corrosion resistance. Classifications include AWS A5.34/A5.34M:2013; ENiCrMo3T1-1; and, ISO: TNi 6625-11. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Material Handling & Storage, HVAC, Materials & Material Processing

Acoustic Panel Laminate cuts automotive noise and vibration.

December 22, 2015

Able to reduce automotive interior noise by over 2 dB, ShilohCore™ Acoustic Panel Laminate meets global demand for products that optimize noise and vibration damping without adding to overall weight. Proprietary formula allows for targeted patch coverage even in challenging vertical surface applications, without gap variation and with no need for clearance zones around mounting studs or assembly flanges. ShilohCore can be used with coated or uncoated steels, stainless steel, or aluminum. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Material Center helps bridge lab development, market introduction.

December 18, 2015

Able to process quantities from laboratory scale to pilot scale (few kilograms to 2,000 Kg), Innovative Materials Center (IMC) meets demands of clients who have developed new materials or modified existing materials and need to accelerate their market introduction. Subsequent mass production can then be moved to customer's facility or PPT's production facilities. Various ceramics powder development processing equipment is available to serve diverse industries/markets. Read More