SensorMed's Surgical Safety Device Uses Solvay's Udel® Polysulfone for High Heat Resistance and Light Dispersion
Resins

SensorMed's Surgical Safety Device Uses Solvay's Udel® Polysulfone for High Heat Resistance and Light Dispersion

CableCap(TM) Device Eliminates Risk of Fire Caused by High-Intensity Light Cables in Operating Rooms ALPHARETTA, Ga., March 26, 2012 - SensorMed, Knoxville, Tenn., has introduced a disposable version of its CableCap(TM) laparoscopic safety device, which is designed to eliminate the risk of fire caused by high-intensity surgical light cables in operating rooms. The CableCap device is injection...

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Heat Sealer and Conveyor handles large bag packaged products.
Sealing Equipment

Heat Sealer and Conveyor handles large bag packaged products.

Suited for seal and trim applications in pet food industry, Model SS3525PTHD-SSC710HDRS offers standard seal width of 3/16 in. and variable speed to 600 ipm. System is constructed of stainless steel and anodized aluminum with illuminated on/off switch, sealed bearings, food-grade belting, and E-stop button. Sealing head height and conveyor height are adjustable. Operating from 4-wire single phase...

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Photovoltaic Metallization enables low temperature processing.
Metallizing Services

Photovoltaic Metallization enables low temperature processing.

Suited for solar cells built on thin film photovoltaic substrates, whether flexible or stainless steel, DuPont(TM) Solamet® PV416 can be processed at temperatures less than 140°C. Silver paste material provides printed conductivity of 10 mW/sq at 25 microns, low contact resistance of 3 mW.cmÂ-², and line resolution of less than 100 microns. These are key properties for optimized...

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Electrically Conductive Adhesive from Henkel Compatible with Multiple Metals; Delivers Manufacturing Flexibility for Optical Technology Leader, LensVector
Adhesives

Electrically Conductive Adhesive from Henkel Compatible with Multiple Metals; Delivers Manufacturing Flexibility for Optical Technology Leader, LensVector

Leveraging research regarding contact resistance performance, Henkel Electronic Materials has developed an electrically conductive adhesive (ECA) that overcomes the drawbacks of older generation ECAs and extends the material's advantages to multiple applications. The adhesive system, HYSOL ECCOBOND CE 3103WLV, provides exceptional contact resistance stability on surfaces such as OSP copper and Sn...

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Sealing Equipment Buying Guide

Can't tell the difference between all the different types of sealing equipment? Download this informative sealing equipment buying guide to learn the types, methods, and applications that are available to you.

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Wire Bond Encapsulant acts as flexible circuit bonding adhesive.
Adhesives

Wire Bond Encapsulant acts as flexible circuit bonding adhesive.

Intended for printer head and circuit assembly applications, 357-348 Wire Bond Encapsulant and Flexible Circuit Bonding Adhesive imparts protection while reducing stresses associated with thermal cycling. Product exhibits chemical resistance to inks and adheres to flexible circuits, FR4, and metal substrates. Properties meet circuit assembly and semiconductor standards for ionic cleanliness...

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Resins

HIPS Resin targets food service packaging industry.

Created for packaging applications where high-impact polystyrene is blended with unmodified polystyrene, Styrolution(TM) PS 6220 features high-gloss properties that can help eliminate need for co-extruded gloss layer. Product can be blended with general purpose polystyrene to customize toughness and stiffness properties based on application.

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RTP Company Introduces Thermally Conductive Compounds for Enhanced LED Luminaires

WINONA, MINNESOTA, USA - Global custom engineered thermoplastics compounder RTP Company has introduced a line of thermally conductive compounds for replacing metal heat sinks and housings in light-emitting diode (LED) luminaires. The new compounds have been specially formulated to increase the thermal management design options available for LED lighting as it expands into a broader range of...

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SABIC's Tough, Lightweight Ultem* Resin Solution Replaces Metal in Intermestic's Stylish, New Zoff SMART Eyewear Frames
Resins

SABIC's Tough, Lightweight Ultem* Resin Solution Replaces Metal in Intermestic's Stylish, New Zoff SMART Eyewear Frames

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC's Innovative Plastics business' world-class expertise and technology were further evidenced today with the company's announcement that Intermestic Inc., a specialty retailer of eyewear and accessories, has chosen tough, lightweight Ultem* polyetherimide (PEI) resin for the frames of its new line of Zoff SMART eyeglasses. The tailored, aerospace-grade Ultem resin material...

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Thermoplastic Adhesive suits temporary mounting applications.
Adhesives

Thermoplastic Adhesive suits temporary mounting applications.

Bonding to ceramics, glasses, and metals, Crystalbond(TM) 555 flows at 120°F and can be dissolved in hot water. Ethoxylated nonyl phenol-based adhesive is transparent in thin cross-sections, enabling user to observe part during processing. Product is suited for filling gaps and grooves in components requiring temporary mechanical support to prevent breakout during machining. Applications...

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Resins

ASA Resin targets low-gloss extrusion applications.

Offering optimal impact strength and weathering characteristics, Luran® S BX11012 acrylonitrile styrene acrylate resin was developed for use in construction market, including decking, fencing, and siding applications. Product can be used as cap layer over other plastics. It provides long-term color stability in wide range of colors, including mid-range and dark colors.

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Simple Connection MGB with EtherNet/IP

The new MGB with EtherNet/IP is a leap forward in access door safety. Designed for easy installation, flawless performance, and long service life, it is engineered with robust features and cutting-edge technology that places it firmly at the leading edge of the door safety device industry. To learn all about the benefits of the Euchner MGB, see our video.

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