Material Processing

Coatings

NANOGETTERS Awarded a New Patent for NanoGetter Films

YPSILANTI, MI- Doug Sparks, President of NanoGetters® and Executive Vice President of Integrated Sensing Systems Inc., announced that a patent has been issued covering new applications for NanoGetter films. US Patent 7,789,949, Getter Device", was issued and covers the application of thin film getters, sold under the trademarked name NanoGetters®, towards improved vacuum packaging,...

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Sprayers

Powder Coating System can apply tintable chrome.

Portable and ready-to-use, ChromeFX System can produce true and tintable chrome without any machines, spray guns, tubing, wires, batteries, or compressors. System, which operates on series of pressurized dispensers that are reusable and replaceable, will spray 2K paints as well as 1K paints. Able to spray any surface or material, coating system - powder coat base, spray silver solution, and...

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Coating Equipment

Modular E-Coating System has footprint of only 2,000 sq. ft.

Designed for component suppliers and metal stamping companies, customizable mikroKote can fit against wall, around corner, or on mezzanine level. With standard capacity of 2 mil sq ft of coating per 8 hr shift, and 2 min cycle time in 13-stage process, component supplier can have e-coated parts in 2 hr. Unit includes optional wastewater treatment system.

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Impeller / Propeller / Turbine - Agitators / Mixers

Automatic Compounder handles sterile, multi-ingredient solutions.

Capable of volumes as low as 0.2 mL, 12-port ExactaMix(TM) 1200 Automated Compounding Device is intended for small- to mid-sized hospital pharmacies in need of automated approach to compounding large-volume parenteral doses. It automatically compounds sterile doses, minimizing risk of measurement errors, wrong drug selection, touch contamination, and patient infection. Unit can deliver micro and...

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Centrifuges

PRAB/Monlan Becomes PRAB Fluid Filt Ration Solutions

The diverse fluid filtration and recycling solutions for machining applications previously marketed and sold under the PRAB/Monlan name are now under the PRAB brand. For more than half a century, the PRAB name has been synonymous with increased productivity, profitability, safety and environmental compliance related to metal scrap management," said Ned Thompson, President and CEO of PRAB, Inc....

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Bench-Top Mixer handles viscous liquids to 50,000 cp.
Mixers

Bench-Top Mixer handles viscous liquids to 50,000 cp.

Occupying 5 x 4 in. footprint, adjustable-speed (0-90 rpm) mixer utilizes disposable cup (up to 9 oz) and stick and does not introduce air bubbles into mixture. Disposable plastic cup, filled with liquid to be mixed, rotates in cup holder, while disposable tongue depressor, held stationary by clip, stirs contents. Design encourages mixing of small batches of material and can be powered by...

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Dyes

Milliken's Latest Clarifier-Colorant Combo Gets the Thumbs Up from Thumbs Up

Enhanced Quality (EQ) PP Resin with Millad® NX8000 Clarifying Agent and ClearTint® Polymeric Dyes Create Unparalleled Clarity Combined with Production Energy Savings in Top Molder's Containers DÃ-œSSELDORF, Germany - Leading British injection molder, Thumbs Up (Bury), Ltd. has launched a new line of food and domestic storage containers using colored polypropylene (PP) random...

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Gravimetric Blender precisely doses difficult materials.
Blenders

Gravimetric Blender precisely doses difficult materials.

Suited for use by plastics processors, MaxiBatch(TM) 2400 Weigh Scale Blender is rated for process throughputs to 6,000 lb/hr and handles raw materials in various forms: regular pellets and regrind, bulk powders, and flake as well as bridge-prone ingredients such as wood flour. Design accommodates up to 12 removable hoppers for as many ingredients, and hoppers incorporate different dispensing...

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XVL Series Paint Mixing Equipment
Paint Shakers

XVL Series Paint Mixing Equipment

XVL-10 (Round) One Gallon Vortex Mixer o Ideal for mixing all types of architectural paints and primers o Mixes round one gallon, quart & pint containers (quart & pint adapter included) o Smallest footprint of any one gallon mixer - allows unit to fit under or on top of a countertop surface o Quiet operation allows the XVL to be placed in the retail area without interrupting customer interaction...

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Controls and Controllers

STEP Offshore to Upgrade Awilco Drilling's Arctic II

STEP Offshore, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Aker Solutions, has won a contract from Awilco Drilling Limited to engineer and deliver mud mixing and solids control systems to the Arctic II rig. STEP Offshore estimates that the value of the work will be approximately NOK 12 million. The contract involves major upgrades and additions to the mud mixing and solids control equipment, and will make the...

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Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards
Sponsored

Fresh Air Intake Designed to Meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards

Alan Manufacturing has a long history of developing innovative solutions for HVAC applications. With over 1,000 product designs under our belt, we have gained a reputation as the go-to source for HVAC dampers, hardware, duct supports, zone control systems, and much more. Adding to this extensive list of achievements we now announce the release of our new line of Fresh Air Intake products. Designed to meet ASHRAE 62.2 standards, they are the most robust and high-performance product of their kind. See our video to learn more.

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