Materials & Material Processing

Materials & Material Processing

Castable Alumina can be made into furnace parts.

Feb 13, 2002

Ziralcast 95 is made primarily of pure fused alumina bubbles that can be cast into structural components for furnaces such as flue liner/stack, door vestibules, and furnace crowns. Other furnace furniture that may be cast includes crucible holder in glass melting research or covers for metal melting and transport systems. After initial set time of 1-4 hr, and final set time of 7-10 hr, it reaches... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Materials & Material Processing

Soldering Iron Control also handles hot plates.

Feb 13, 2002

Compact Dial-Temp controller lets users make fixed temperature irons adjustable from 150°F to full heat, providing alternative to soldering stations. It works with any fixed temperature soldering iron up to 1,600 W, plugs into 115 Vac wall outlet, and has dial on top for adjusting tip temperature. Unit can moderate temperature of any 15 A device, including hot plates, melting pots, and wood... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Turbine Agitator processes gels and lotions.

Feb 12, 2002

Turbine Agitator has pitched blade turbines with 4 blades to combine batch turnover with scrape-surface agitation when processing viscous products. Variable-speed concentric agitator provides mixing capabilities from 10,000 CPS to 1,000,000 CPS, and can be set for vigorous, heavy-duty mixing or gentle blending. Various optional blade configurations and set-ups are available. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Ionizing Bar works up to 12 in away.

Feb 12, 2002

ION Transport Long Distance Static Neutralizing Bar is suitable for applications where static neutralizing bars are required, but can not be located within 1 in. of ionization. Applications include bag making machines (wicketeer), Center and Surface slitter rewinds, web presses unwind and rewind, silk screening, sheeters, and newspaper presses folding area. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Gear-Drive Mixers have 3 mounting options.

Feb 12, 2002

Gear-driven portable mixers provide heavy helical gears for powerful mixing to 350 rpm. Clutchless construction offers long life and slip-free operation, and grease-filled gearbox eliminates leaking and oil contamination. Construction includes cast aluminum housings, 316SS propellers and shafts, and permanently lubricated shaft bearings. Gear-drive mixers are available with TEFC, explosion-proof... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Parts Washer supports up to 50 lb loads.

Feb 12, 2002

Multi-purpose, semi-automatic batch/cell-type parts washer suits need for aqueous cleaning of single large parts up to 24x24x24 in. or multiple baskets of small parts. Fixturing accommodates 360 deg rotation for full coverage cleaning and compressed air blowoff. Washer features automatic door for crane loading and automatic cycle start when door is closed. Process cycle times for wash, rinse and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Rework Station mimics original reflow conditions.

Feb 12, 2002

M-8000 removes and remounts wide range of components, and produces assemblies that equal those produced in original assembly. It includes pad cleaning, dispensing, and soldering/desoldering tools; nozzles needed to work with any IC, PLCC or QFP; tools for BGAs and CSPs; and fast-on/fast-off IR underheater to prevent board warp. Included SolderStar software features expandable component library... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Ball Mill grinds to sub-micron dimensions.

Feb 07, 2002

PM 400 Planetary Ball Mill processes up to 8 samples without contamination, grinds material to sub-micron fineness, and has maintenance-free drive. Grinding sets are available in 4 sizes and 6 different materials. Superimposed motion of grinding jars, relative to central wheel, achieves high grinding efficiency. Generated energies by impact and friction of grinding media (beads) permit mixing,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Anti-static Brush offers low mechanical memory.

Feb 05, 2002

FLX-P(TM) contours extremely well with uneven surfaces, and will not pull up from surface over time. Smooth edges eliminate cuts to hands during application. Brush is corrosion resistant to water stains, and features black matte finish for low visibility and color neutrality. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Static Meter operates from 9V battery.

Feb 05, 2002

Portable Model 7905 detects static charges and finds point where static is generated. Non-contacting meter indicates surface voltage and polarity on objects up to ±20kV, at spacing of 1 in., with full-scale accuracy of 10%. Pushbutton holds readings and automatic power down conserves battery. Black meter measures 4.14 in. x 2.4 in. x 1 in. and weighs 1.4 lb. Battery lasts 200 hours. Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Air-Operated Transporters move product trays.

Feb 01, 2002

Models 450 and 850 operate on air pressure causing material to advance on slow-acceleration forward stroke, but remain stationary during rapid return stroke. Travel speed or product flow is adjustable with air-pressure control setting. Options include motion sensors for automatic shutoff, cover guards for harsh environments, quick-release clamps for tray removal, and adjustable bearing supports... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Solder Kit works for maintenance and repair.

Feb 01, 2002

Strongset kit includes refillable butane micro-flame torch and 6 assorted syringes containing formulations bearing silver, copper, aluminum, and zinc-type pot-metal. All are lead and cadmium free and have no antimony. Epoxy is heat-activated single component for most plastics. Kit also includes coupons for practicing. It allows one-handed soldering on thin-gauge metals and dissimilar... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Electric Bench Furnace suits heat-treating applications.

Jan 30, 2002

No. 886 dual-chamber furnace comprises upper chamber with operating temperature to 2200 deg F and lower chamber with operating temperature to 1250 deg F. Nickel-chrome wire coils, supported by ceramic plates, provide 40 kW of heat (20 kW in each chamber). Each chamber has 6 in. thick walls made from 2 in. of 2300 deg F ceramic fiber and 4 in. of block insulation. Both chambers have individual... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Silicone Compound comes in syringe applicator.

Jan 30, 2002

Non-flammable, non-corrosive Silicone Compound is made of zinc filled polysiloxane. It enables low-loss thermal pathway for heat transfer between semiconductors and heat sinks by displacing air gaps between mating surfaces. Compound forms non-curing seal and maintains flexibile consistency within temperature range of -40 F to 500 deg F. It provides dielectric strength of 250-350 volts/mil and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Shockless Static Bar displays condition status via lamps.

Jan 29, 2002

R50 Blue Bar System provides long range capabilities and open channel structure. System's high output makes it effective on web speeds up to 2,500 feet per minute, and allows bar to be mounted at distances up to 6 in. away from target material. R50 cable is metal shielded to reduce EMI and RFI. M167 power supply includes static bar monitoring circuit that detects arcing and conductive bar... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Molybdenum Wire resists oxidation and corrosion.

Jan 29, 2002

Metallurgically bonded platinum- or nickel-clad molybdenum wire provides low coefficient of thermal expansion at temperatures up to 1,200°C. Platinum clad wire is available from 0.010 to 0.060 in. OD with claddings ranging from 14-38% by weight and from 4.5 to 55 microns, depending upon dia. For less corrosive environments, nickel-clad molybdenum wire is available. Spools, coils, and straight... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing

Specialty Foams provide gasketing and sealing.

Jan 29, 2002

PORON(R) Urethane foams are low outgassing and demonstrate resistance to compression set. They are available in thin and soft materials cast on PET film, ideal for cushions and seals in small portable electronic devices. V-0 and HF-1 rated, BISCO(TM) Silicone foams retain integrity after long periods under compression and can withstand temperature to 400 deg F. Polyolefin foams are silane,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Electrostatic Spray Guns work without electricity.

Jan 28, 2002

Air-operated Pro Xs electrostatic guns have internal power supply that provides electrostatic power without external electrical connections or voltage cables. They have built-in smart display with voltage and current readout at gun, adjustable voltage at gun, and indexing air cap that is easy to align for consistent spraying. Manual and automatic air spray and air-assist spray guns are available,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Polyurethane Foam is used for bumpers and footpads.

Jan 22, 2002

Lo-Skid high-density polyurethane provides high coefficient of friction even on slick surfaces, making it suitable for bumpers and footpads on electronic equipment and housewares. Abrasion resistant material will not mar desk or counter tops. It is firm enough to allow intricate die-cuts, but remains flexible. Foam is available without adhesive or with adhesive on one side, in gauges from 0.016... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

Phase-Change Material simplifies heat sink removal.

Jan 22, 2002

Thermflow T766 provides low thermal resistance interface path between hot components and heat sinks, allowing easy removal of sinks for rework operations. Foil layer lets heat sinks be removed without force and without leaving residue. Material consists of tacky, electrically non-conductive phase-change film on one side of highly conformable metal foil. Film attaches to heat sinks or spreaders... Read More