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Emi Shielding Compounds Are Ideal for Automotive Radar and Sensing System Components
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Emi Shielding Compounds Are Ideal for Automotive Radar and Sensing System Components

WINONA, MN USA – Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has developed EMI shielding compounds that are ideal for replacing metal or conductive coated plastic housings in automotive sensing systems.Â-  Because drivers depend on the proper operation of automotive radar and sensing systems to maintain vehicle safety and reliability, these systems require highly...

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Acetal Compounds offer optimal wear and friction resistance.

Acetal used in APWA Plus™ compounds can utilize either homopolymer or copolymer resin. Used to improve wear and friction resistance, polymeric alloy results in moving and sliding parts with extended lifecycles and reduced maintenance. These 100% halogen-free and RoHS-compliant compounds will not plate-out (preventing mold corrosion and frequent mold cleaning) and do not contain any PTFE....

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Materials

Thermoplastic Compounds feature carbon fiber reinforcement.

Based on carbon fiber reinforced PEEK, PPA, PPS, and PEI resin systems, Ultra Performance Structural Compounds are manufactured using compounding techniques that maximize fiber integrity. Injection-moldable thermoplastic materials are available in high-temperature resin systems with carbon fiber reinforcement loadings from 20%–40% to meet range of application requirements in diverse markets. In...

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Flame Retardant Plastics comply with UL 2043 standard.

Targeted at replacing metal, Flame Retardant Plastics are intended for air-handling spaces that need to meet UL 2043 standard for heat and smoke release. Compounds provide sufficient strength and stiffness while eliminating secondary operations that are required in metal fabrication. Tailored for injection molding and extrusion processing, materials are suited for air diffusing vents, ceiling...

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Custom PP Compounds are reinforced with cellulose fiber.

Eco Solutions custom cellulose fiber reinforced polypropylene (PP) compounds aid in design and production of environmentally friendly products.Â- Cellulose fibers incorporated into PP increase strength, stiffness, and thermal performance, making compounds suitable for structural applications while providing eco-friendly content. Also, cellulose fiber can be combined with glass fiber or...

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RTP Company's Laser-Markable Compound Enables Development of Innovative Cable Tie Tool
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RTP Company's Laser-Markable Compound Enables Development of Innovative Cable Tie Tool

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - New Berlin Plastics, a custom injection molding company, was recently approached by HellermannTyton, a manufacturer of high-quality cable management products, for help producing an innovative cable tie tool it was developing.Â-  The material needed to be strong enough for the small teeth on the tool's plastic tension knob, and be able to be imprinted with a graduated...

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RTP Company to Begin Producing Nylon Bondable Santoprene TPV Compounds

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has licensed manufacturing rights from ExxonMobil Chemical for their patented Santoprene* TPV (thermoplastic vulcanizate) nylon bondable thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) product line.Â-  RTP Company has begun producing the products using the same Santoprene TPV technology to provide current users a seamless...

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RTP Company's Multi-Property Compound Solves Impact Challenge Allowing SmartPlug Product Line Expansion
Construction Equipment and Supplies

RTP Company's Multi-Property Compound Solves Impact Challenge Allowing SmartPlug Product Line Expansion

RTP Company's Multi-Property Compound Solves Impact Challenge Allowing SmartPlug Product Line Expansion WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - When the makers of SmartPlug, a revolutionary shore power system for the marine industry, wanted to expand their product line to include a 50 amp version of their popular 30 amp SmartPlug power system, they needed to find a new thermoplastic material solution that would...

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RTP Company's Conductive Compound Meets Stringent Safety Requirements for Mining Pump
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RTP Company's Conductive Compound Meets Stringent Safety Requirements for Mining Pump

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - When All-Flo, a leading manufacturer of air-operated diaphragm (AOD) pumps, was challenged to construct an entire pump with conductive, but non-metallic materials, it worked in partnership with custom compounder RTP Company who recommended a material that enabled the successful production of a specialized version of the company's 1 inch (25 mm) polypropylene AOD pump....

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Carbon Fiber Recycled from Aircraft Production Delivers Sought-After Aesthetics for Kayak Paddle
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Carbon Fiber Recycled from Aircraft Production Delivers Sought-After Aesthetics for Kayak Paddle

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - Werner Paddles of Sultan, WA, a manufacturer of fine handcrafted boating paddles, has always combined the most advanced technologies and features to bring out the best paddle performance. So, when they began having aesthetic issues with their smooth, jet-black kayak paddle blades, they moved quickly to find a solution. The blades made from carbon fiber reinforced plastic...

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