Lasers

DARPA Awards Lockheed Martin $7 Million Contract to Produce Laser Enhanced Sniper Systems

AKRON, Ohio, Dec. 14, 2010 -- Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) was awarded a $6.9 million contract by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) for multiple One Shot laser-based sniper systems that improve accuracy and reduce the possibility of detection. Existing sniper scopes cannot measure wind at long distances. One Shot utilizes a laser and camera to gauge wind speed and direction...

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Missiles

Raytheon's SLAMRAAM Completes Second Test Firing from New Platform

Test validates system's readiness TEWKSBURY, Mass. - Raytheon Company's (NYSE: RTN) SLAMRAAM (Surface Launched Advanced Medium Range Air-to-Air Missile) system successfully participated in a second ballistic test vehicle firing at Eglin Air Force Base, Fla. This is the second test firing of AMRAAM missiles from the new Family of Medium Tactical Vehicle (FMTV) platform. "Completion of this second...

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Vehicles

Javelin Joint Venture Fires Javelin from Stryker Remote Weapon Station

TUCSON, Ariz. - The Raytheon (NYSE: RTN)-Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) Javelin Joint Venture reached a major milestone with the first Javelin missile firings from a Common Remote Operations Weapon Station II. The station was mounted on a Stryker Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) in a near-tactical configuration. Three missiles impacted their targets at 500 and 1,000 meters (1,640 and 3,280 feet)...

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Paints

NeverFade Used on The NextGen Flex Home 2011

AKRON, OHIO - When builders and contractors join together for the 2011 International Builders' Show, they'll easily spot The NextGen Flex Home(TM) on site at the Orlando Convention Center. Painted with "Blue Bayou" NeverFade(TM) exterior paint, and trimmed out in "Coconut" NeverFade paint, the showcase home will easily draw the attention of thousands of on-site visitors. The professional exterior...

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Masonry and Stucco Primer has alkali-resistant formulation.
Coatings

Masonry and Stucco Primer has alkali-resistant formulation.

Fast drying KILZ® Masonry and Stucco primer can be used on recently poured masonry and stucco surfaces. It penetrates and binds light surface chalk, creating surface that is ready to be top coated, and is suited for use with interior and exterior above-grade masonry, stucco, plasters, and poured and precast concrete. Available in 5 gal containers, clear primer is 100% styrene acrylic, is...

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Coatings

KILZ® Mansonry and Stucco Primer Launching Exclusively in Lowe's Stores

Top-of-the-line Interior/Exterior Primer Lets Pros Prime Faster without Compromising Performance ST. LOUIS, Nov. 12, 2010 -- Masterchem Industries, maker of KILZ® brand products announced the launch of KILZ Masonry and Stucco primer at select Lowe's stores in Arizona, California, Florida, New Mexico, Nevada, and Texas. KILZ Masonry and Stucco primer is an alkali resistant primer that can be...

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Adjustable Feedblock Boosts Productivity in Coextrusion by Fine-Tuning Layer Thicknesses without Need for Flow Inserts
Extruding Equipment

Adjustable Feedblock Boosts Productivity in Coextrusion by Fine-Tuning Layer Thicknesses without Need for Flow Inserts

DÃ-œSSELDORF: A new-generation feedblock for flat-die coextrusion simplifies the fine-tuning of layer thicknesses, reducing production downtime for structures from the simplest sheet to complex packaging films, it was announced by Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) at K 2010 (Hall 2, Stand G-06). A feedblock combines melt streams from separate extruders into a multi-layer sandwich" that the...

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Printing Press Primer is non-blocking and moisture-resistant.
Inks

Printing Press Primer is non-blocking and moisture-resistant.

Designed for printing on HP Indigo WS6000 label and package digital printing press, DigiPrime 6029 produces optimal ink transfer, ink adhesion, and rub resistance on embossed and heavily textured, pressure-sensitive label stock. Forty-eight percent of active raw material in DigiPrime 6029 comes from renewable sources and product is also solvent-free, odorless, and repulpable.

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Fabrication Services

Kintz Puts Plastics Technology to Work for Optiwind's Innovative Wind Turbine

Twin Sheet Thermoforming Key to Design HOWES CAVE, NY - Kintz Plastics, Inc., a leading heavy gauge thermoformer, has been selected by Optiwind of Torrington, Connecticut, to produce covers for the vertical surfaces on Optiwind's innovative wind turbines. The Optiwind turbines are designed to harness wind power for mid-size commercial customers including schools, colleges, hotels, retailers,...

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Ondrives AT Pulleys & Belts
Pulleys

Ondrives AT Pulleys & Belts

A synchronous high torque range of timing pulleys and belts is one of the latest ranges to be added to their already extensive power transmission and gear products selection by Ondrives Ltd. These pulleys and belts start at 5mm pitch as standard and increase to 10mm. Belt widths start at 10mm and increase to 50mm. The pulleys are aluminium with zinc plated steel flanges but other materials are...

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