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A World First at EuroMold 2008: EOS Introduces High-Temperature System for e-Manufacturing

High-performance polymers are among the key materials of the future. As a result of their outstanding material properties, they are well-suited for numerous applications such as aviation, medical devices or mechanical engineering: this group of materials stands out due to an extraordinary combination of properties such as flame retardance, light weight, high tensile strength and biocompatibility....

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Component Engineers Inc. and New England Welding Collaborate on Project
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Component Engineers Inc. and New England Welding Collaborate on Project

WALLINGFORD, CT. - February 16, 2009- - Component Engineers Inc. (C.E.I.) of Wallingford, CT and New England Welding, Inc. (N.E.W.) of Avon, MA are pleased to announce their collaboration on a substantial and exciting manufacturing project. The two manufacturers are combining capabilities to complete the metal fabrication of light weight aluminum door panels. The completed door panels are for...

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Portable unit provides large-bore thread-milling.
Milling (Machining) Services

Portable unit provides large-bore thread-milling.

With geniSYS 220 3D milling unit, Hydratight can mill holes up to 8Â-¾ in. in diameter and up to 12 in. deep, as well as complex 3D geometries, including imperial and metric threaded connections, all under CNC control. Portable service cuts most metals, corrosion, and impurities with very small swarf that can be vacuumed away. Applications include turbines, diesel engines, large industrial...

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Fabrication Services

Custom Instrument Enclosures from Buckeye ShapeForm

Do you think that having a custom protective instrument enclosure is impossible? Think again! With new technology and engineering, Buckeye ShapeForm is ready, willing, and able to design an enclosure that suits any instrument shape and size. Starting with quality standard products in a broad range of configurations and sizes, the staff at Buckeye will provide the support and the tools (AutoCAD,...

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Misumi Offers Aluminum Extrusions and Accessories for a Full Range of Applications
Extrusion Services

Misumi Offers Aluminum Extrusions and Accessories for a Full Range of Applications

Automation system designers can save time, labor and expense with this extensive range of extrusions and accessories. Plus, new post-assembly brackets simplify aluminum frame joining. February 10, 2009 (Schaumburg, IL) Misumi USA, Inc., a subsidiary of Misumi Corporation, part of Misumi Group, Inc. (TYO:9962) offers automation system design engineers and other industrial product OEMs an...

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Glass

Lead Glass suits X-ray shielding applications.

With maximum size 48 x 96 in., X-Ray Shielding Lead Glass can be fabricated to size and specification for any medical, scientific, or nuclear field's applications. Glass surfaces are mirror polished and available in 8 mm thickness with 1.8-2.0 lead equivalency as well as 11 and 14 mm thickness to yield 2.5/2.7 and 3.0/3.2 lead equivalency. Laminated version is also available to meet industrial or...

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Additive Manufacturing Services

Prototyping Reduces Flaws in Wheelchair Design

Multi-level prototyping can save you time, expediting your product's entry to market. Springfield, NJ - January 7, 2009 - Sleek design, cutting edge technology, leather seats. No, we're not talking about the latest sports car hitting the market. Instead, it's a wheelchair. When a wheel chair manufacturer looked to develop the Triple C Comfort Chair they turned to Sigma Design to meet their design...

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Foams

Bag Protection System averts damage during shipping/storage.

Designed to safeguard bags during storage, handling, and transportation, single-use BioShell(TM) is made from USP Class VI foam, with glass transition temperature of -85°C, and custom-created to accommodate application-specific bag dimensions, port and hose locations, and equipment. Adjustable thermal conductivity enables this single-piece system to adhere to any freeze/thaw cycle, while...

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Brazing Services

Solar Atmospheres Brazes Heavy Copper Electrodes

Solar Atmospheres took on a very difficult brazing job on August 13, 2007. The challenge was to silver braze three 1 diameter copper rounds into a copper bar that measured 3 Â-½" x 3" x 71" and weighed approximately 225 lbs each. The customer had 130 bars that they needed brazed. After unsuccessful attempts to torch braze these parts by hand, our customer, Clayton H. Landis Company, from...

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Molding Services

Xten Industries Trumps European Manufacturers for British Product

[Kenosha, WI] Xten Industries, an award-winning plastic injection molder and contract manufacturer, beat out overseas competition and began production of the popular British product, Bikebins, this week. Executive Designer Sam Lowings began manufacturing the bins in the United Kingdom (UK) after discovering, in 2005, that the market lacked a supply of quality, water proof pannier bags. According...

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