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Dymax Receives Another US Patent

September 29, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – September 23, 2016 - Dymax Corporation has recently announced it has been awarded a new patent by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). US Patent No. 9,394,436 entitled “Form-In-Place Gasket With Tack Free Surface” was received for a method for preparing a flexible, substantially tack free gasket by forming a liquid composition that would enclose... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Dymax GA-201 Helps Increase Production and Cuts Costs

September 19, 2016

Torrington, Connecticut – Dymax Corporation is offering GA-201, a colorless, UV/Visible light-curable, tack free, moisture- and chemical-resistant FIP/CIP gasket for sealing heat sensitive substrates such as plastic enclosures. It replaces tapes, PSA die-cut gaskets, 2K epoxies, silicone rope, and RTV sealants, helping manufacturers reduce labor and part handling costs while increasing... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

Honda/Acura VTEC Gaskets improve engine performance, maintenance.

July 27, 2016

Available for VTEC/Spool Filter and Variable Timing Solenoid applications, AJUSA gaskets help solve chronic problems and improve VTEC engine maintenance. AJUSA kit (PN# 01140000) includes six gaskets – 3 Variable Timing Solenoid gaskets and 3 VTEC/Spool Filter gaskets – that cover over 6 million Honda and Acura vehicle applications. Each gasket is built to meet or exceed OEM specifications while delivering optimized performance and reliability. Read More

HVAC, Mounting & Attaching Products

PP/PE/PVDF-based Duct System transports corrosive fumes.

July 26, 2016

Designed for ventilation and exhaust systems that transport corrosive fumes, Pro-Vent® can be supplied in polypropylene, polypropylene self-extinguishing, polypropylene self-extinguishing-electroconductive, polyethylene, and polyvinylidene fluoride. Materials offer optimal chemical resistance and solid construction while facilitating installation. Complete system includes pipe, fittings, damper units, inspection access ports, condensing roof outlets, flexible connectors, and more. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Molded O-Rings and Rubber Balls provide optimum sealing.

July 18, 2016

Available in 12 materials with ODs from 0.070–0.139 in., Quad® O-Rings are used as static, reciprocal, and oscillating seals in low speed and low pressure applications. Quad-Ring® Lobed Seals, offered in same sizes, provide 2X sealing surface to withstand distortion and extrusion while providing longer life. Quad®-Brand Ground Rubber Balls, available in 14 diameters from 3/32–1 in., are molded of 70 Shore A nitrile compound and designed for pneumatic, hydraulic, and water applications. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products, Services

Refurbishing Pump & Motor Bases

July 15, 2016

A Power Plant customer had several pump motor bases that had extreme corrosion due to the aggressive salt water environment they were in. Many of their pumps & motors were older units, and new bases were not available either because the factory no longer made parts for the pumps, or the ones that did would require a lot of machining and changes to get them to fit correctly. Additionally, they... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Tuohy Borst Adapters feature spin lock.

July 1, 2016

Made of blue ABS flat cap, clear polycarbonate body, and latex-free silicone valve which minimizes back flow, Tuohy Borst Adapters are EtO and Steam sterilization compatible. Units feature male luer connector with spin lock, which provides easy method of connection and minimizes tubing kinks during assembly. Offered in 2 FR, 4 FR, and 8 FR, adapters are available with variety of guide wire accessories to fit project needs. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Lubricated Compound replaces rubber in seals and gaskets.

June 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 thermoplastic equipment, compound eliminates crosslinking associated with rubber and supports 2-component molding capability. Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

O-Ring operates in aircraft vacuum toilet assemblies.

June 21, 2016

Available as FAA PMA replacement part, O-Ring P/N 15800-359-8 is part of Zodiac 14330 Series Vacuum Toilet Assembly, 15800 Series Vacuum Toilet Assembly, and Zodiac Water and Waste Aero Systems 15800-150 Series Smart Toilet Assembly. Vacuum toilets are part of aircraft sanitation systems for in-flight and ground operations, and are installed in various Boeing, Embraer, and Airbus Series aircraft. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

The Toolholder for TECHnical Applications!

June 20, 2016

The TENDO-Tech is a line of special toolholders offered as standard from SCHUNK. These toolholders have technical features incorporated into the toolholder or are designed for a niche market or application, and are manufactured from the same high grade tool steel as our Platinum line. The TENDO-ES is extremely short and rigid and the tool shank is clamped inside the machine spindle taper. It... Read More

Mounting & Attaching Products

EMI/RFI Shielding Gaskets carry UL94V0 certification.

June 1, 2016

Dual elastomer Ultra-Vanshield® EMI/RFI shielding gaskets – dark pigmented silver in silicone jacket (-16 jacket designation) over low compression force sponge core or silver/glass in silicone jacket (-26 jacket designation) over low compression force sponge core – offer respective volume resistivity values of 0.003 and 0.010 W-cm. Produced under UL file number E311158, both options achieve >90 dB shielding effectiveness in MIL-DTL-83528 testing and provide UL94V0 flame retardancy. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

FKM Seals Best for Harsh Environments

May 24, 2016

ROCHESTER, NY — Fluorocarbon elastomers (FKMs) provide significantly more effective sealing protection in extreme environments than nearly any other material, with excellent resistance to temperature, chemicals, fuels, ozone and weather.  Web Seal offers engineered gaskets, O-rings and molded shapes from a wide range of fluorocarbon materials such as DuPont’s™ Viton®, and an array of... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products

Basalt Tadpole Seals help increase product strength, safety.

May 19, 2016

Made from melted basalt rock without any additives, tadpole seals feature 100% recyclable, basalt woven fiber to offer environmentally friendly alternative to fiberglass materials. Properties include 2,500–3,000 mpa tensile strength; acid/alkali, abrasion, and chemical resistance; and thermal conductivity of 1.44–1.46 W/m-k. With 2,642°F melting point, this non-hazardous, non-combustible, fire-resistant material operates up to 1,200°F (continuous) and 1,800°F (intermittent). Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Mounting & Attaching Products

Conductive Silicone Rubber Gaskets feature fabric reinforcement.

May 11, 2016

Available in .020 and .032 in. thicknesses, SNE-556-R and SNE-540-R are nickel-graphite filled silicone rubber with fabric reinforcement that exhibit durability and dimensional stability. Both materials can be die cut or water jet cut into EMI shielding gaskets with narrow cross sections. While SNE-556-R consists of 65 durometer, conductive silicone used for EMI and environmental sealing, softer SNE-540-R is made in 40 durometer for enhanced conformability. Read More

Fasteners & Hardware, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Mounting & Attaching Products, Services

Shelf Life of Rubber Products

April 25, 2016

Rubber products can remain in inventory for long periods of time. Shelf life, the storage period prior to part installation, varies by elastomer type. Storage conditions such as temperature, humidity, ozone, and exposure to light also affect the shelf life of rubber products. By understanding these factors and best practices, buyers can make informed decisions about sourcing elastomers and... Read More

Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

NVMe 2.5 in. U.2 SSD Adapters ensure full read/write speed.

March 18, 2016

Directly connecting NVMe 2.5 in. U.2 SSD to PCIe 4-lane slot, NVMe 2.5 in. U.2 SSD PCIe adapter consists of PCIe 4X add-on-card with 68-pin SFF-8639 female connector. SFF-8643 PCIe 4X adapter connects 2.5 in. NVMe U.2 (SFF-8639) SSD to PCIe 4-lane slot in system via SFF-8643 cable. Installed into M2 PCIe SSD socket to turn it into SFF-8643 connector, M2 SFF-8643 converter enables NVMe 2.5 in. U.2 SSD to be attached to system PCI BUS via M2 PCIe SSD socket using SFF-8639 to SFF-8643 cable. Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Mounting & Attaching Products

VMP Features Multi-Purpose "No Profile" Flat Panel In-Wall Box Adapter at 2016 ISC West

March 15, 2016

Collapsing Flush to the Wall, the IWB-1 is an In-Wall A/V Box That Also Works in Conjunction with the VMP LCD-1 or VMP LCD-2537 Wall Mounts to Recess Mount 15- to 32-Inch Flat Panels Between Two 16-Inch Wall Studs STEVENSVILLE, Md. – Video Mount Products (, a leading provider of mounting solutions for the security, commercial,... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Electronic Components & Devices, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mounting & Attaching Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Hoffmann + Krippner Expands Product Portfolio

March 10, 2016

US and Canadian Device System Manufacturers now have access to cutting edge German Technology for Sensing and Input Systems. Alpharetta, GA – Hoffmann + Krippner, Inc. ( is proud to announce that TES Frontdesign has engaged in a joint venture with Hoffmann + Krippner as their new majority owner. This enables... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Parting Blade Adapters ensure precision cooling.

March 7, 2016

Working with coolant pressure of 145–1,160 psi, Parting Blade Adapters for BMT/DO machines ensure precision cooling of both insert and parting blade, optimizing chip control and tool life. Coolant flows through adapter directly into and through parting blade to cutting zone. O-ring seal ensures that coolant transfers efficiently with no loss of pressure. Adapter has adjustable center height for each workpiece within range of ±0.020 in., allowing exact center position to be set on any workpiece. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products

Metal Nozzle Magazines replace plastic OEM parts for extended use.

March 4, 2016

Engineered as drop-in replacement for OEM plastic versions used in Siplace 7xx/9xx Series collect-and-place machines, ASM Siplace Metal Nozzle Magazines feature full metal construction. Hardened base plate and non-moving top plate with complete round holes as nozzle garages ensure that nozzles sit securely. Nozzles are held in position by springs and detents, and numbers of the nozzle garages are clearly marked. Read More