Fabricated Materials

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Thermoforming Service offers soft touch with TPO option.

May 3, 2016

Thermoforming services offer soft touch thermoform with thermoplastic olefin (TPO) manufacturing option. This provides pliable plastic choice that has soft touch feel with attributes of rigid TPO part. Optimized for material performance, durability, sound absorption, and impact strength, soft touch benefits applications through various texture options, slip and chemical resistance, as well as sound/insulation properties. 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

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Services, Vision Systems

LeddarTech's LeddarOne Sensor Includes ElectriPlast

April 1, 2016

EVANSVILLE, Ind. – Integral Technologies, Inc. (OTC-BB: ITKG) ("Integral"), an emerging light-weighting leader and its wholly owned subsidiary ElectriPlast Corp., today announces that LeddarTech, owner of the patented Leddar™ optical detection technology, includes ElectriPlast material to produce lens barrels in its latest release of its LeddarOne Sensing Module, a compact and low-cost... Read More

Services

Herr & Sacco Was Contracted to Design and Build an Air Separation Column Box

March 28, 2016

Herr & Sacco Inc. is a customer-focused mechanical contracting organization offering services from metal fabrication to process piping and rigging. The project highlighted here was a structural frame designed for use in the air separation industry that required both stainless steel and aluminum welding. With an ability to provide high purity welding within confined spaces, Herr & Sacco... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Safety & Security Equipment, Services

Sand Traxx Imprint Sandals Feature Water Jet Cut Rubber Components

March 21, 2016

Flip Flops Let Wearers Leave Changeable Message in the Sand  ST. MICHAEL, Minn. – Waterjet systems manufacturer Jet Edge, Inc. is helping Minnesota inventor Jeffrey Wagener make his mark in the world and on a beach near you with his Sand Traxx changeable imprint sandals, which feature waterjet cut rubber components.             Wagener recently rolled out his new Sand Traxx... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Piezo Ceramic Machining Made Easy with Kadco Ceramics

March 16, 2016

For most manufacturers, handling Piezo is extremely difficult without precise machining, grinding, and finishing. As such, these procedures often require expert assistance. If you are seeking help with your piezo ceramic machining needs, then consider the team of experts at Kadco Ceramics. This company offers the top silicon machining services in the industry. They are highly experienced to... Read More

Services

Grove Die Casting Achieves ISO 9001:2008 Certification

February 19, 2016

Grove Die Casting is proud to announce our achievement of ISO 9001:2008 quality management system certification for manufacture of aluminum die castings. This certification is part of our commitment to continuous improvement and ensuring our customers consistently receive the highest quality, most reliable castings and exceptional customer service. Grove Die Casting, located in Union... Read More

Paints & Coatings, Safety & Security Equipment, Services, Green & Clean

Linetec Offers Thermally Improved, Curved Extrusions, Finished and Fully Warrantied

February 16, 2016

As one of the largest architectural finishing companies in the U.S., Linetec also is one of the only to provide thermal improvement services for curved and radius, finished aluminum extrusions backed with an industry-leading warranty. Linetec's new processes offer a full pour-and-debridge of radius material, both structural and non-structural, and a fully crimped thermal strut system. There... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Jefferson Rubber Achieves WRAS Material Approval for Butyl Rubber

February 11, 2016

Worcester, MA - Jefferson Rubber Works Inc., a custom manufacturer of rubber molded products, has recently received material approval from the Water Regulations Authority Scheme (WRAS).  The approved rubber material is suitable for contact with wholesome water for domestic purposes having met the requirements of BS6920-1:2000 and/or 2014 'Suitability of non-metallic products for use in... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Services

Abrisa Technologies Machines Ultra-Thin Glass

February 4, 2016

Abrisa Technologies carries a diverse inventory of thin and ultra-thin glass which can be CNC machined, fabricated, screen printed, strengthened and thin film coated. Glass stocked ranges in thicknesses from 1.1mm down to 0.1mm. Thinner substrates with a thickness as low as 0.05mm are available for specialized application-specific requirements.   Our precision CNC cutting equipment in... Read More

Services, Vision Systems

Empire to Showcase Precision Molded Optics for Medical Device, Other Applications at Photonics West

February 1, 2016

Representatives at booth 633 will discuss molding, diamond turning, coating and assembly services Rochester, N.Y. — Empire Precision Plastics, a manufacturer of injection molded opaque parts and optics, will feature its molded and diamond turned polymer lenses at the 2016 SPIE Photonics West exhibition, Feb. 16-18 in San Francisco. Empire provides injection molded polymer optics, single... 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&#39;s 2D drawings or 3D models, company can supply 3D models in STEP, SAT, and X_T formats. Engraving is also available.<br /> 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&#39;s facility or PPT&#39;s production facilities. Various ceramics powder development processing equipment is available to serve diverse industries/markets. Read More

Services

Fieldtex Products Expands into Military Manufacturing

December 2, 2015

Fieldtex Products has increased its focus on being a small business subcontractor for prime vendors to the government. Rochester NY - Fieldtex Products is working on refining its strategy for the government/military market, by promoting its strengths as a domestic sewing contractor that can make everything from backpacks and holsters to the more complicated bullet proof vests. As a domestic... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Micro-Molding Injection Molding Machine can reduce clamp tonnage.

November 27, 2015

Designed for repeatability and accurate plasticization, GL30-LP provides advanced injection for micro features with extremely tight tolerances. Machine can reduce its rated 30 ton clamp tonnage to 5% (1.5 tons) without loss of accuracy, and injection response time is 2&ndash;3 msec. For consistent measurement and injection of melt stream, V-Line 2-stage plunger system separates plasticization and injection processes. Other features include hybrid clamping mechanism and 4.5 cc barrel. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

How Online Quoting Compressed Time for Plastic Injection Molding

November 25, 2015

As recently as a couple of years ago, it took engineers days or even weeks to obtain a quote for a custom plastic injection molding project. Today, the quotation processing time has been compressed to just a matter of hours. Through the Internet and some very complex, innovative online quotation systems, the automation of the quotation process has revolutionized the plastic injection molding... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services

Crescent Industries Helps Customers Understand the Causes of Shrink and Warp in Plastic Injection Molding

November 13, 2015

In order to understand the causes of shrink and warp in custom plastic injection molding, it is essential to comprehend what shrinkage is. Shrinkage is a reduction in size of the molded part as it cools. All injection molded parts shrink, but they do this by different degrees. The amount of shrinkage needs to be accurately predicted. This can best be determined by part size and resin... Read More

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

Styrenic TPEs suit automotive exteriors.

November 5, 2015

Exhibiting higher flow than comparable TPVs, Sarlink® ME-2200 Series enables molders of exterior components such as gaskets, seals, and trim to process complex, intricate designs while shortening cycles. Products are available in hardnesses from 65 Shore A to 40 Shore D. Offering UV stability, good flexibility over wide temperature range, and Class A surface appearance, compounds are readily colored and do not require pre-drying prior to molding. Read More

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

Dow to Showcase New Innovations at 2015 Western Coatings Symposium

October 28, 2015

Industry experts from Dow introduce new technologies and present broad portfolio of architectural and industrial coatings technology at the 2015 Western Coatings Symposium PHILADELPHIA – Dow Coating Materials (DCM) and Dow Microbial Control (DMC), business units of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), will discuss and showcase new and time-tested innovations in Las Vegas, Nevada Oct. 25-28... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Custom Delrin Plastic Machining and Assembly by Delaware Metals

October 27, 2015

Delaware Metals, located in Newport, DE, machines exotic plastics and metals to our customer's specifications.  We can handle a variety of materials that other machine shops do not work with due to their properties. Sometimes the materials are a little more familiar, in this case gears made from Delrin® and then installed on a stainless steel shaft. These parts are made in-house with CNC... Read More