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G-S PLASTIC OPTICS Announces New Diamond Turning Machine

(February 27, 2008) Rochester, NY - G-S PLASTIC OPTICS once again expands its precision manufacturing capabilities with the latest diamond turning technology. The company announces the recent integration of a Precitech Nanoform® 200 machine. This two-axis aspheric contouring machine with real-time operating system will be used for single point diamond turning. The work center is also...

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Gold Lining optimizes IR lightpipe and waveguide reflectance.
Coating Services

Gold Lining optimizes IR lightpipe and waveguide reflectance.

Laser Gold coatings, used as lining of IR Lightpipes and Waveguides, promote optimal IR reflectivity, which is essentially flat from 1-12 micron. Reflectivity levels, exceeding 99%, have been recorded above 1.5 micron for durable, cleanable surfaces from 0.01-100 micron thick. Lightpipes with IR coatings are custom built, straight and curved, with polished bores. Diameters range from under 1 mm...

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Hybrid Solution combines power and control electronics.
Assembly Services

Hybrid Solution combines power and control electronics.

Offered as integrated signal and power handling solution, custom hybrid module combines thermally conductive ceramic substrates with discrete components or bare die through use of vacuum low flow die attach. It is capable of handling power to 100 A, with voltage rate of 1,000 V, and meets requirements of MIL-PRF-38534 Class H. Suitable applications include motor drives, power amplifiers, and...

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Software

New Brands of Laser and Waterjet Machines Supported by ProNest Nesting System

Lockport, NY USA - February 10, 2008 - ProNest Nesting System from nesting software company, MTC Software, Inc. (www.mtc-software.com), now offers support for additional brands of laser and waterjet machines. Adding to the selection of laser and waterjet machine brands supported by ProNest, including Trumpf, Bystronic, Mitsubishi, Amada, Omax, Flow, and many more, MTC Software this month added...

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New Low-Temp, Black Chrome Plating Offered on Misumi Components
Plating Services

New Low-Temp, Black Chrome Plating Offered on Misumi Components

Date: February 20, 2008 Corrosion-resistant, low-reflective coating will not peel or flake Schaumburg, IL-MISUMI USA, Inc. announces the immediate availability of low-temp, black chrome plating on a variety of the company's motion components, including linear shaft, linear bushings, linear guides, ball screws and others. Through electroplating an alloyed surface is formed to create an...

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ZC&R Coatings for Optics and Abrisa Industrial Glass Partner to Produce Display Glass Solutions
Glass

ZC&R Coatings for Optics and Abrisa Industrial Glass Partner to Produce Display Glass Solutions

February 20, 2008 - Torrance, CA - ZC&R Coatings for Optics, Inc. and Abrisa Industrial Glass, Inc. join to produce display glass, LCD glass plates, overlay and bus bar printing production solutions for a wide variety of glass substrates. Precision coated indium tin oxide (ITO) and index-matched ITO (IMITO) transparent thin films from ZC&R offer high transmittance and low resistance. Installed in...

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Johnson Precision, Inc. Adds 3D Prototyping Capability
Engineering Services

Johnson Precision, Inc. Adds 3D Prototyping Capability

High-Quality U.S. Injection Mold Maker Offers 3D Modeling (Amherst, NH) Johnson Precision, Inc. (JPI) recently added 3D prototyping capabilities to its arsenal of high-end custom molding and custom machining services. Already a significant regional and national player in the high stakes, tight-tolerance medical device markets, JPI continues to provide new value-added services, this time with its...

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Drilling Services

Pride International Selects Vetcogray's Advanced Marine Riser System for New Deepwater Drill Ship

FLORENCE, ITALY - February 7, 2008 - Pride International, one of the world's largest offshore drilling contractors, has selected the latest version of the MR-6 marine riser system from VetcoGray, a GE Oil & Gas business, for use on a new deepwater drill ship that will be completed in 2010. VetcoGray will supply two MR-6H SE Marine Riser Systems, which offer improved safety and efficiency for the...

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Drilling Services

Swiss Wire EDM Announces an Important Addition to its Ram EDM Division with the Acquisition of a Makino

Responding to the exploding demand for close tolerance small hole features in aerospace, medical and other components, Makino has met the challenge with speed and innovation. This new machine is capable of drilling fine holes as small as 0.004 (0.10 mm) in diameter into any electrically conductive material with great speed and accuracy, with only certain depth/diameter ratio limitations. (Even...

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Welding Services

GraviKor Announces Landmark Partnership to Commercialize Military Vehicle Spaceframe Technology

Military and private security platforms to benefit from radical weight savings, design flexibility, and safety enhancements MADISON HEIGHTS, Mich., Feb. 5 / / -- GraviKor, Inc. today announced a strategic development and licensing agreement with Southeastern Michigan-based SpaceForm, Inc. to commercialize advanced vehicle spaceframe technology for security and military markets. The multiyear...

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