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Waterproof Pads protect banquet tables from damage and stains.

Waterproof Pads protect banquet tables from damage and stains.

Linen Company Inc    Richmond, VA 23242
Sep 10, 2014 Waterproof banquet table pads protect banquet tables in various environments from spills and stains. Additionally, pads reduce noise and protect linen tablecloths from sharp table edges. Products are 100% felt polyester, and each is glazed on one side to ensure water resistance. Bounded with heavy elastic, pads provide secure fit to further protect tables from dents and damages. Sizes are available to fit all standard banquet table sizes, custom sizes can be accommodated.

Aluminum Oxide Fiber Discs deliver 3X standard AO cut rate.

Aluminum Oxide Fiber Discs deliver 3X standard AO cut rate.

Norton Abrasives    Worcester, MA 01615
May 20, 2014 Available in grits 24 through 120, Norton Neon F726 Discs feature proprietary aluminum oxide and organic grain blend. Resin bond system and heavy-duty fiber backing provide optimized grain adhesion. Used primarily in metal fabrication and welding sectors, discs are suitable for light to moderately demanding right angle grinding applications, as well as blending of mild carbon steel and aluminum.

Glass Yarns come in thermoplastics compatible sizes.

AGY    Aiken, SC 29801
Mar 12, 2014 With thermoplastics-compatible sizes, S-2 Glass® and E-Glass yarns can be used in woven fabrics and range of other conversion steps. Sizing system achieves optimum bond between fibers and thermoplastics while also allowing use of fibers in traditional glass fiber conversion processes. Specifically, sizing systems work with range of polymer chemistries, are available on range of fiber diameters, and are suitable for range of high-temperature resin systems as well as engineering resins.

Mineral Wool Insulation Batt suits residential construction.

Mineral Wool Insulation Batt suits residential construction.

Thermafiber    Wabash, IN 46992
Nov 01, 2013 Suited for residential and light commercial applications, UltraBatt™ combines thermal comfort, fire protection, and sound control in one product. In exterior walls, product conserves energy with R-15 in 2 x 4 construction and R-23 in 2 x 6 construction. Made with 70% pre-consumer recycled content, insulation is fire resistant to temperature over 2,000°F, and provides STC rating of 30 in 2 x 4 wall assemblies with single layer of gypsum on both sides.

High-Performance Hybrid Yarns enhance composite applications.

Innegra Technologies, LLC    Greenville, SC 29615
Oct 03, 2013 Used in reinforcement and composite manufacturing processes, Innegra™ H series is engineered to meet industry demand for lightweight, damage- and impact-resistant solutions. Product consists of high-performance olefin yarn co-mingled with other high-performance composite fibers, including aramid, basalt, carbon, and glass, to increase durability and avoid shattering effect associated with lightweight composites. Hybridization is done at filament level, allowing more homogeneous final part.

Multimode Fibers improve connectivity in data centers.

OFS    Norcross, GA 30071
Sep 23, 2013 With properties that can provide extra margin (headroom) in 10, 40, and 100 Gbps applications, 50 micron multimode fibers, including LaserWave® FLEX bend-optimized fiber, promote network design flexibility and reliability. For 50 micron multimode fibers meeting OM4, OM3, and OM2 standards, 850 nm attenuation specification is ≤2.2 dB/km. Clad diameter tolerance is 125.0 mm ±0.8 mm, clad non-circularity is 0.7%, and numerical aperture tolerance is 0.200 ±.010.

Single-Mode Fibers meet/exceed in-building bend requirements.

OFS    Norcross, GA 30071
Aug 30, 2013 With performance superior to and compliant with both ITU-T G.657.B3 and G.652.D recommendations, AllWave® FLEXMax Fiber provides less than 0.10 dB of 1,550 nm loss at 5 mm bend radius. Capacities suit in-building and connectivity applications. Superior to and compliant with G.657.B3 and fully compatible with G.652.D fibers, EZ-Bend® Fiber offers less than 0.20 dB of 1,550 nm loss at 2.5 mm bend radius. Usage supports deployments using smaller diameter cords conformed to surface contours.

Low Lead Polyester is engineered for industrial use.

Low Lead Polyester is engineered for industrial use.

Top Value Fabrics    Carmel, IN 46032
Jun 21, 2013 Developed with low lead formulation, 600 X 300 Denier PVC Backed Polyester features 0.55 mm vinyl embossed backing. It is engineered for industrial applications including use in bags, luggage, indoor covers, and custom cases. Product is available in CPSIA Compliant options.

Metal Roofing Products extend commercial/industrial roof life.

Firestone Building Products Co.    Youngwood, PA 15697
Jun 14, 2013 Using elastomeric roof coating technology formulated with 100% acrylic polymer for optimal adhesion, water protection, and durability, Fluid Applied Metal Roofing Systems comprise metal top coats, primers, and patching; skylight restoration; as well as seam tape and fabrics. ENERGY STAR®-approved products protect building envelope from harsh weather, airborne pollutants, and emissions. They can also reduce roof surface temperature up to 100°F and minimize buildings' cooling demands.

Cotton Pads have multipurpose design and come in 2 sizes.

Qosmedix Div., Qosina Corp.    Edgewood, NY 11717 8329
Jun 12, 2013 Multi-purpose, bulk-packed cotton pads, gentle enough to use for removing makeup as well as applying astringents, toners, or lotions, cater to spas, salons, and beauty counters with high usage rates. While Part No. 93310 measures 3.25 x 3.75 in. and comes in bag with 200 pieces, Part No. 93311 measures 2 x 2 in. and comes in bag with 500 pieces.

Carbon Fiber Molding Compound offers weight, performance benefits.

Quantum Composites, Inc.    Bay City, MI 48706
Apr 25, 2013 Designed to replace steel, aluminum, and range of traditional composites in high-volume automotive applications, AMC-8590-50 Carbon Reinforced Advanced Molding Compound (AMC®) helps develop lighter weight structural and semi-structural solutions. Compound utilizes high tow 50K carbon fiber reinforcement and is available in 12, 25, or 50 mm chopped lengths as well as continuous fibers (unidirectional and woven). Various resin matrices are available.

Ultra-Fine Yarns are designed for use in PCB substrates.

Ultra-Fine Yarns are designed for use in PCB substrates.

AGY    Aiken, SC 29801
Mar 22, 2013 Used as reinforcement and dielectric, BC2250 and BC3000 allow PCB suppliers to create thinner laminates for higher layer counts and greater circuit density. Yarns are woven into fabric and then laminated with epoxy resin and copper foil to produce copper clad laminate. E-Glass composition contributes to electrical insulation and provides thermo-mechanical stability, and reinforcement with glass fiber fabrics promotes dimensional stability. BC3000 consists of 50 filaments of 4 micron dia.

Shade Fabric provides exterior sun control.

Shade Fabric provides exterior sun control.

Phifer Inc.    Tuscaloosa, AL 35403
Mar 05, 2013 Intended for exterior roller shade applications, SunTex® 95 vinyl-coated polyester fabric is full basketweave with 5% openness factor. Fabric promotes cooler outdoor environment by stopping ~95% of sun's hot rays for heat and glare control. Available in 126 in. width in 6 neutral colors, this mildew and fade resistant product is infused with Microban® antimicrobial product protection and is also GREENGUARD® and GREENGUARD Children and Schools Certified.

Glass Fiber features tensile modulus of 14,359 ksi.

AGY    Aiken, SC 29801
Nov 20, 2012 Developed using Modular Direct Melt production technology, S-3 UHM™ utilizes unique formulation of S-Glass raw materials to develop mechanical properties. Material is available in range of different formats including yarns, rovings, and chopped fibers. With S-3 UHM, designers and manufacturers will be able to use glass fiber reinforcement in areas previously limited to other types of fibers.

Ultra-High-Temperature Sealing Material comes in sheet form.

Garlock Sealing Technologies    Palmyra, NY 14522
Oct 23, 2012 Available in gaskets as well as 40 x 40 in. sheets with fiber core thicknesses of 1/16 and 1/8 in., THERMa-PUR™ Sealing Material is produced by solvent-free process that combines blend of raw materials with flexible fiber core. Non-oxidizing formulation provides optimal sealing effectiveness at temperatures up to 1,800°F, including extreme cycling conditions. THERMa-PUR is suitable for sealing connections in biomass gasification, turbochargers, and marine and land-based exhaust systems.

Thermal Insulation Ceramic Blankets have REACH-compliant design.

Thermal Insulation Ceramic Blankets have REACH-compliant design.

Cotronics Corp.    Brooklyn, NY 11232
Aug 10, 2012 Available ¼, ½, 1, 1 ½, and 2 in. thicknesses, 370R blankets are made from alkaline earth silicate wool and designed for use in applications that require thermal insulation as well as compliance with strict safety requirements/regulations. Flexible blankets, thermally stable to 2,730°F, are resistant to chemicals as well as splashes of molten metal, oil, and water. Design maximizes resiliency, non-wetting, low heat storage, and minimal shrinkage characteristics.

Medical Monofilaments support X-Ray and MRI applications.

Medical Monofilaments support X-Ray and MRI applications.

Putnam Plastics Company, LLC    Dayville, CT 06241
May 30, 2012 Available in 0.025-0.100 in. diameters, Custom Medical Monofilaments are manufactured from nylon, polypropylene, polyester, polyurethane, and thermoplastic elastomers. These non-magnetic, lightweight, and high-strength filaments are transparent to X-rays and suited for tension components used in minimally invasive devices and magnetic resonance imaging.

Polyamide-Based Fiber Sizing suits high-temperature applications.

Michelman    Cincinnati, OH 45236
Feb 17, 2012 Formulated for resin applications where thermal stability is required, Hydrosize® PA845 is effective in high-performance carbon fiber sizing applications. Formulated with small particle size, product exhibits favorable film forming properties and is free of solvents, VOCs, and alkylphenol ethoxylate (APE). It also fully complies with EC Directives on plastics for food applications. Suggested applications include military, transportation, aerospace, and automotive components.

Fine Filament Aramid Yarn provides ballistic protection. .

Teijin Aramid    Arnhem   Netherlands
Jan 20, 2012 Consisting of 1,000 filaments, Twaron 550f1000 is suited for soft anti-ballistic products for police, law enforcement, and military markets where trends are toward lightweight bulletproof vests that comply with strict safety regulations. In woven fabric, yarn is suitable for anti-ballistic and anti-stab products. It offers fragment resistance as well as optimized resistance to blast effects of roadside bombs.

Drywall Tape features multidirectional design.

Drywall Tape features multidirectional design.

Saint-Gobain ADFORS    Albion, NY 14411
Aug 01, 2011 Designed to reinforce joints for seamless drywall finishing, FibaTape® Extra Strength Tape has fiberglass open mesh design, which provides protection against mold and eliminates blisters and bubbles. Self-adhesive product, available in 2 3/8 in. x 250 ft rolls, requires no pre-bedding coat. It is suited for applications that require additional strength, including vaulted ceilings, arches, halls, and veneer plaster jobs.

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