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New Zinc-Nickel Line Offers Exceptional Corrosion Protection

Micro Metal Finishing has been providing quality plating to the automotive industry since 1951. As the automotive market has changed we have continued to change to meet our customers demands for higher performance surface protection. Zinc—Nickel plating is in one of the best coatings in the market in terms of corrosion protection. In salt spray testing, zinc-nickel surpasses over 1,000 hours to...

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TPE Molding Grades target automotive interior parts.
Rubber

TPE Molding Grades target automotive interior parts.

Available with hardnesses from 30 Shore A to 40 Shore D, general purpose Sarlink ML-1100 Series features specific gravity of 1.19. Sarlink ML-1600 Series, available with hardnesses from 40 to 90 Shore A, have specific gravity of 1.0. Both styrene block copolymer thermoplastic elastomers can be molded into complex, intricate geometries. UV-stable and resistant to abrasion and cracking,...

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Abrasive Compounds / Media

Nanophase to Exhibit and Present Optical Polishing Solutions at Optifab 2015

Romeoville, IllinoisÂ-  – Nanophase Technologies Corporation, a global provider of engineered nanomaterial solutions, will present two papers and exhibit their optical surface polishing products at next month’s Optifab conference in Rochester, N.Y. Nanophase representatives will be at Booth 304 at the Oct. 12-15 show to discuss their Cerium Oxide and Aluminum Oxide optical polishing...

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Plating Services

Evaluation of Trends in Tin Plating Technology

Quaker Chemical establishes technical forum to share its industry expertise in MSA-based tin plating CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. - Tin plating technology continues to be a fundamental approach to coat and protect steel coils for packaging applications. To address the latest developments and challenges surrounding tin plating, Quaker Chemical Corporation (NYSE: KWR) ( Quaker") is hosting a global plating...

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HEIDENHAIN Opens New 5-Axis Machining Lab
Controls and Controllers

HEIDENHAIN Opens New 5-Axis Machining Lab

SCHAUMBURG, IL – HEIDENHAIN CORPORATION, a leading supplier of precision measurement and control equipment, announced today that it has established a working 5-axis machining lab at its headquarters in Schaumburg, IL to promote and demonstrate these advanced technologies, specifically for the US and North American market.Â-  A brand new machining center equipped with the ultimate...

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Batteries

Staking

Sun is a Tier 1 supplier to the Automotive Industry and a first mover in the Lithium-Ion battery market for; engineering design, metal stamping, molding and assembly. We work hard to ensure we meet the quality standards on all of our programs. To meet our goal of zero defects we create in process quality devices to ensure our processes are always in control and producing components that meet the...

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Amcor and Bosch Partnership Develops the Optimal Material for Bosch's New Doy Zip Bag Vertical Machine
Material Handling and Storage Bags

Amcor and Bosch Partnership Develops the Optimal Material for Bosch's New Doy Zip Bag Vertical Machine

ZURICH, Switzerland –Â- Bosch Packaging Technology and Amcor, global leaders in packaging material and packaging machinery, will demonstrate how brands can use Doy Zip bags to speed up their production and boost the appeal of their products to consumers at FachPack in Germany (29 September - 1 October). The two companies have partnered to develop ZipSpeed, a material designed specifically...

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Reasons Why Over Molding is a Beneficial Manufacturing Process
Molding Services

Reasons Why Over Molding is a Beneficial Manufacturing Process

Though often contrasted, style and substance are not mutually exclusive. Consumers want products that look beautiful while still delivering premium results, and in a world of increasing competition, manufacturers must be able to offer them both. Through over molding, companies can enhance their products both aesthetically and functionally at minimal cost or inconvenience. An Overview of Over...

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Customized CNC Upgrade Simplifies Railcar Axle Grinding
Grinders

Customized CNC Upgrade Simplifies Railcar Axle Grinding

• novel task-oriented HMI simplifies control of plunge grinding operations Naperville, IL,Â- – A comprehensive upgrade of classic high power centerless grinding machine tools is helping a leading railcar axle manufacturer to greatly simplify precision grinding operations on axle forgings. A key element of the project - which has been managed by APeC Integration Services, Inc - is the...

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Additive Manufacturing Systems

3D Systems to Highlight Its Digital Thread for Manufacturing at Euromold

Will showcase integrated cross-technology capabilities for mold and tool makers using additive and subtractive methods- Demonstrations will feature 3DS' design-to-manufacturing digital thread for 3D scanning, design, production and inspection ROCK HILL, S.C.,Â- – 3D Systems (NYSE:DDD) announced today that it will be taking part in Euromold, one of the world's leading trade shows...

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