Literature & Websites

Nationwide Boiler Inc. Launches New Website Integrating All Three Company Brands

Nov 15, 2017

Fremont, California, November 8, 2017 - Nationwide Boiler Inc. recently launched a new, updated and redesigned website, This marks the fifth iteration of the Nationwide Boiler website, originally launched in 1996.

The website has been designed to provide a user-friendly experience with improved navigation, images,... Read More

Dymax Publishes New Medical White Paper that Helps Medical Device Manufacturers Ensure Zero Bond Failure

Nov 02, 2017

Torrington, Connecticut – October 31, 2017 - Dymax Corporation recently published a new white paper that outlines challenges facing medical device manufacturers using hard-to-bond substrates and identifies how to overcome them.

Written by Michelle Gumbert and Patrick Vaugh “Ensuring Adhesion on Medical Devices Made with Hard-to-Bond Plastic Substrates” white paper discusses how to... Read More

Boston Centerless Launches New Website

Nov 02, 2017

Woburn, MA - November 1, 2017 - Boston Centerless, a leading manufacturer and distributor of precision raw materials and preparation services, announced today the launch of its newly designed website, The completely revamped website features a streamlined and simplified design, improved functionality and enriched content areas to help customers fulfill their raw... Read More

PCB - an Important Piece of Puzzle in the LED Thermal Management

Nov 02, 2017

Objective and Scope

Thermal management is critical to the long life of the LEDs used in a Solid State Lighting (SSL). This paper demonstrates where Printed Circuit Board (PCB) stand in a chain of LED thermal management, types of the PCB used, and its effectiveness on reducing LED junction temperature.

Overview of LED and heat

Although LED light sources are more energy... Read More

Saint-Gobain Seals Launches Technical Blog: ‘The Critical Partner’

Nov 01, 2017

A digital step made to connect more with their partners and share how these partnerships make THE difference in core systems that impact daily lives.

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. (October 31, 2017) – Saint-Gobain Seals, a global leader in designing and manufacturing polymer critical parts that protect core systems in extreme conditions, has launched a new technical blog called ‘The Critical... Read More

Important Factors to Consider when Choosing an Indexer

Nov 01, 2017

When it comes to the manufacturing of indexers, there are many ways to achieve movement of mass. Whether extremely light inertia loads or loads in the hundreds of thousands of kgm2. Whether it is rotating, lifting or pushing, there are many variables to consider when choosing a robust solution that will meet or exceed your expectations. Below are six important aspects to consider when choosing... Read More

Advantages of Screen Printing Over Digital Printing

Oct 27, 2017

Intrinsic Benefits and Broader Options

Screen printing is evolving and thriving in the 21st Century, steadily expanding to new markets and applications, as it continues to prove its unmatched versatility among commercial and industrial printing processes. Combining the highest available image quality with precision engineering and control, today’s screen printing equipment is used for... Read More

Screen Printing: A Versatile Solution for Glass and Ceramics

Oct 27, 2017

Today's screen printing machinery and materials feature state-of-the-art engineering that leads to ultra-precision registration and process control.

Screen printing is suitable for glass surfaces because it is easily adaptable to an almost unlimited variety of three-dimensional objects.

Screen printing has been a reliable and cost-effective technology for printing on a... Read More

Precision Workholding and Greater Production Efficiency Mean Increased Profits Are in the Air

Oct 27, 2017

For more than half a century industrial engineers have been utilizing vacuum technology to achieve effective and reliable holddown of various materials for printing, cutting, machining, and many other types of processing without the use of clamps or chucks. The advantages inherent in vacuum workholding are clear: setups are faster and more accurate, the entire surface of the workpiece can be... Read More

Bethlehem Burners Launches NEW Glassworking Resources Page

Oct 27, 2017

Bethlehem Burners is excited to announce the launch of their new Glassworking Resources Page.

The new resources page will allow Bethlehem Burners glassworking torch owners and enthusiasts to find answers to their questions on numerous topics, such as how to clean your torch properly, why our torches use low pressure, and how to properly operate our full line of torches and... Read More

Catch Up with Reed Catalog N++

Oct 21, 2017

Reed presents our new, full-line Catalog N++. With 92 pages, this version provides an 8 page new tools insert to drive readers to the tool additions. As a sign of Reed’s commitment to continuous improvement, “best ever” designations are found throughout the catalog. These models offer significant improvements over all prior Reed versions of that tool. The Reed focus on improvements... Read More

Hoist and Rigging Training Made Easier with Columbus McKinnon’s New Website

Oct 20, 2017

Register for training classes and get material handling safety information faster than ever

GETZVILLE, N.Y., October 19, 2017 – Whether you need to meet OSHA or ASME requirements, receive overhead crane and rigging certification or simply gain the peace of mind that comes from having a safer work environment, Columbus McKinnon can help. Columbus McKinnon Corporation (NASDAQ: CMCO), a... Read More

LCD Viewing Angles Explained

Oct 20, 2017

What you know, can increase the value of your product.

When your customer compares your product with your competitors, the correct choice of the LCD viewing direction makes the difference between a product that looks ‘okay’ and a product that grabs and holds your customer’s attention. If the display on our product looks sharp, your product looks sharp and this can be accomplished... Read More

Swissturn USA Launches New Responsive Website

Oct 20, 2017

Swissturn USA invites new visitors and valued customers to explore their newly launched website which has been created with a visually appealing interface and simplified user experience. With advanced features like streamlined navigation and intuitive functionality, the new website provides visitors with quick access to helpful information about the custom services offered.

March 22,... Read More

Design for Advanced Manufacturing Book Released

Oct 20, 2017

Swissturn Authors Advanced Manufacturing Chapter

Swissturn was pleased to be invited by McGraw-Hill to write a chapter in a new advanced manufacturing book. Design for Advanced Manufacturing was released last month. The book includes Swissturn’s chapter titled “Designing for the Swiss Screw Machine”.

The book was edited by LaRoux K. Gillespie, past president of the Society... Read More

Using a Calorimeter to Measure Heating Value in Flare Stacks

Oct 19, 2017

A new Application Note has been added to Control Instruments’ Hazardous Gas & Vapor Monitoring library. The note discusses the unique construction and operating technology of the CalorVal BTU micro-combustion calorimeter and how it is the optimum analyzer for directly measuring the heating value of varying waste gas streams.

Rugged & reliable, the CalorVal is built on a time-tested... Read More

ABX Expands Factory Technology Video Library

Oct 17, 2017

In 2017 ABX Engineering celebrates over 31 years of serving our customers offering full turnkey manufacturing, from new product introduction through volume turnkey manufacturing and Electromechanical Assembly. ABX is ISO 9001-2008, ISO 13485-2003 and AS9100C certified, ITAR registered with fully trained workforce to IPC 610 Class II & Class III, J-STD-001 with certified trainers on staff.... Read More

Radiant Webinar Presents Four Ways to Enable Automated SAE Standard HUD Measurement

Oct 14, 2017

REDMOND, Wash. - October 12, 2017 - Radiant Vision Systems, a leading provider of test and measurement solutions for lighting and illuminated displays, announces that it will host a webinar detailing the critical features of today's imaging systems that maximize efficiency in automotive head-up display (HUD) measurement. The webinar, titled "Four Ways to Enable Automated SAE Standard HUD... Read More

New Catalog: Custom Engineered Precision Motion Systems

Oct 06, 2017

Traditional multi-step sourcing and design processes are solved by PI’s engineered motion systems division.

October 2017, Auburn, MA – Motion and precision positioning systems expert PI (Physik Instrumente) released a new catalog on capabilities regarding engineered motion and automation solutions for high-tech industries such as photonics, precision optics, semiconductor and... Read More

LCD Hot Spots Explained

Oct 04, 2017

LCD hot spots produce an uneven flow of LCD lighting and occur when areas of the LCD are very bright (hot), making other areas dim (cold). This only happens on monochrome displays such as character displays and custom segment technology.

These nasty, annoying hot spots occur when the LED is too:

  • Bright (over driven/too much current)
  • Close to the edge of the glass... Read More