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Specialty Coating Systems to Promote Parylene Coatings for Medical Applications at MD&M East and MEDTEC FranceMay 27, 2015
(Indianapolis, IN) – Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) announces that the company will exhibit in Booth #1433 at MDM East, June 9-11, 2015 in New York, NY, and Stand #B121 at MEDTEC France, June 10-11, 2015 in Besancon, France. Additionally, SCS Vice President of Technology Rakesh Kumar will present “Advanced Conformal Coatings for Emerging Medical Electronics” at the Tech Talk Theater on... Read More
Providing maximum resistance in both fresh and salt water, Pettit ProtectÂ® with Mica Shield Technology is suited for all exterior exposures. Heavy-duty, 2-component coating incorporates slate Mica into epoxy resin, which overlaps like shingles on roof, creating impenetrable structural barrier. In addition to osmotic blister prevention, product is formulated for tenacious adhesion making it... Read More
Specialty Coating Systems to Promote Ultra-Thin, Pinhole-Free Parylene Conformal Coatings at the Sensor + Test Measurement Fair in GermanyMay 21, 2015
Indianapolis, IN – Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) is pleased to announce that the company will exhibit in Stand 12-686 at the Sensor + Test Measurement Fair, scheduled to take place May 19-21, 2015 at NÃ¼rnberg Exhibition Centre in NÃ¼rnberg, Germany. SCS Electronics Market Manager Alan Hardy will also be presenting "Parylene Conformal Coatings for Enhanced Reliability of Electronics" at... Read More
MINNEAPOLIS,Â – After extensive line trials, Maersk Container Industry's factory in Dongguan has begun full production of dry containers coated with Valspar AquaguardÂ®, a zinc-free waterborne coating solution that provides industry-leading protection against corrosion. Maersk and Valspar began trial production in 2014 at this facility in southern China, one of the largest container... Read More
A Blueprint for High-performing, Sustainable Construction: Decision-makers Rely on Diverse Bayer MaterialScience LLC Materials to Meet Building GoalsMay 19, 2015
ATLANTA,Â – Architects work with engineers, contractors, building owners and other decision-makers to create functional, attractive and sustainable buildings. They also rely on materials suppliers to help achieve their building goals. For decades, Bayer MaterialScience LLC has been a leading supplier of polyurethanes, polycarbonate resins and sheet, and coatings, adhesive and sealant raw... Read More
Eco Red Shield™ and Eco Armor Paint™ are Superior to Any Raw Lumber Product on the Market Today VISTA, Calif.Â — Eco Building Products, Inc., (PINK: ECOB) announced today that its Board of Directors has agreed to move forward with a plan to become a Coating Service Only (CSO) supplier for the entire building industry. "We recognize that we want to operate in the higher margin chemistry... Read More
FluroponÂ® Effects include several families offering sparkling, richly saturated, and color-shifting pigments. Nova products combine rich color with dynamic sparkle. Featuring nature-inspired palette, Rustica comes in natural and polychromatic colors including some with subtle color-shift. Kameleon™ pearlescent hues with active color shifts deliver iridescent, multi-toned effect; intense,... Read More
Based on high molecular weight polyolefin, Michem Flex HS268 produces strong bonds in heat seal applications. Water-based, VOC-free coating has low heat seal initiation temperature, offers optimized blocking resistance, and can be further formulated with slip additives to achieve low coefficient of friction without losing bond strength. In addition to paper, metal foil, or metallized surfaces,... Read More
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Pumpcoat received a call recently from one of its customers, a prominent chemical manufacturing company near Boston. This company makes specialty and performance chemicals that are used as ingredients for many other manufacturing processes.Â Carbon black, which is used in tire manufacturing and industrial rubber products, Aerogel which can be found in energy-efficient building components and... Read More
Chicago's Intrinsic Schools Showcase Distinctive, Patterned FaÃ§ade Finished in Valspar's Fluropon CoatingsMay 13, 2015
Chicago's Intrinsic Schools showcase distinctive, patterned facade finished in Valspar's Fluropon coatings; Greg Folkins Photography Opened for the 2014-15 academic year on Chicago’s Northwest Side, Intrinsic Schools’ new 58,000-square-foot Belmont Campus transforms a former lumberyard into a contemporary educational facility designed by Wheeler Kearns Architects (WKA) specifically... Read More
Linde Expert to Present Paper at Thermal Spray Conference on the Value of Special Cooling Methods that Increase Efficiency and QualityMay 11, 2015
Linde will also have a booth to highlight LINSPRAYÂ® processes and solutions Murray Hill, New Jersey, U.S. - A Linde paper to be presented at this year's International Thermal Spay Conference and Exposition will discuss why more and more thermal spray applications on high performance substrates require the use of special cooling methods to increase the cooling efficiency and, in turn,... Read More
Based on blend of liquid epoxy polymer and aliphatic polyamine curing agents, KALCOAT™ 560 can displace water from wet surfaces to make permanent bond. High build 100% solids epoxy coating is solvent-free and incorporates KevlarÂ® microfibers for reinforcement and viscosity management for high application rates. KALCOAT 560 can be used as anti-corrosive coating, repair compound, fairing... Read More
Available for solder preforms,Â LV1000Â is halide-free, meets ROL0 requirements, andÂ passes Telcordia GR-78 testing in unactivated state. Durability of glossy, uniform coating facilitates integration of this material into automated assembly processes, while minimal voiding accommodates bottom termination components that do not allow for proper outgassing of volatized flux. With... Read More
Effective for flexible packaging printing applications, water-based DigiPrimeÂ® 680 isÂ formulated for use with HP Indigo WS6X00 digital presses. This primer improves ink receptivity on films as well as printing performance on shrink sleeves, and lamination bond strength promotes durability. Existing WS6X00 presses will require upgrade kit from HP to run DigiPrime 680. Read More
Hauppauge, New YorkÂ – Spellman High Voltage Electronics Corporation, the world’s leading manufacturer of custom high voltage power conversion products, announces it will exhibit at the upcoming 58th Annual Society of Vacuum Coaters (SVC) TechCon, April 28-29, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Spellman sales and engineering staff will be present in Booth #1712 to... Read More
Nordson ASYMTEK Dispensing and Coating Equipment and Process Technologies to be Featured at Kintner Equipment Corporation WorkshopApr 15, 2015
Electronics Manufacturing Workshop to be held in Endicott, New York, April 21-23, 2015 Carlsbad, CA, USAÂ – Nordson ASYMTEK, a Nordson company (NASDAQ: NDSN), a global leader in dispensing, jetting, and coating equipment and technologies, announces that it will partner with Kintner Equipment Corporation to conduct workshops on PCB manufacturing processes, on April 21-23, 2015 at the Kintner... Read More
Featuring conformal coating and dispense valves that move smoothly along 3-axis system, Precisioncoat V delivers accuracy, repeatability, and throughput for automated material application. Multi-valve technology allows for application of dots, lines, fills, glob tops, and spray coat areas, and option to add fully programmable fourth and fifth axes allows for tilt and rotation capabilities.... Read More
Paint and powder coatings on lead are very effective coatings to protect and encapsulate lead products. Many people do not realize that lead can be powder coated because of the baking process used to cure the powder but it can be applied and provides a very tough coating. Lead is very heavy and soft making it easy to damage. If coatings are improperly applied, paint flaking can occur. There are... Read More
Operating with Near-Zero™ water consumption, Dual Process Line produces black oxide finish using TRU TEMPÂ® low temperature process, and fine-grained zinc phosphate coating using MICROLOKÂ® MZN process. System consists of 10 tanks with 100-gallon capacity, Near-Zero™ water recycler, and Ion Exchange water purifier. Using common tanks, both blackening and zinc phosphate processes can... Read More
Master Bond EP48TC has thermal resistance of 5–7 x 10–6 K•m2/W, which enables thermal conductivity of 20–25 BTU•in/ft2•hr•Â°F. Applied in bond lines as thin as 10–15 microns, epoxy paste has tensile lap shear strength from 900–1,100 psi and bonds to metals, composites, glass, ceramic, and plastics. Working life for 100 gram batch at 75Â°F is 90–120 min. Curing at room... Read More