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Barrier Compound prevents water from entering cable core.
Miscellaneous Compounds

Barrier Compound prevents water from entering cable core.

Available as option on stranded conductor, primary underground cables, DUAL BLOCK™ provides dual water blocking capability. First, fill compound is continuously applied into conductor interstices, preventing longitudinal water migration. Second, water-swellable powder is applied under polyethylene jacket, preventing water from migrating along neutral wires, under jacket.

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Anaerobic Retaining Compounds cure through contaminants.
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Anaerobic Retaining Compounds cure through contaminants.

Allowing primerless performance on oily or contaminated surfaces, Loctite® 638™/648™/680™ make joints stronger, distribute stress evenly, and prevent corrosion/fretting. General-purpose Loctite 638 resists temperatures to 175°C and can be used in applications with gapsÂ- to 0.25 mm. Used in temperatures to 180°C, general-purpose Loctite 648 fixtures...

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Flame Retardant Plastics comply with UL 2043 standard.

Targeted at replacing metal, Flame Retardant Plastics are intended for air-handling spaces that need to meet UL 2043 standard for heat and smoke release. Compounds provide sufficient strength and stiffness while eliminating secondary operations that are required in metal fabrication. Tailored for injection molding and extrusion processing, materials are suited for air diffusing vents, ceiling...

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Corrosion Prevention Compound protects injection molding systems.

Formulated without sulfates, chlorides, or halogens, Corrosion Zero is applied directly to steel surface of molding machinesÂ- to prevent deterioration and contamination of all surfaces and mechanical close-tolerance components. Compound disrupts electromechanical reaction that causes corrosion, and anti-corrosive inhibitor provides lubrication. Eliminating general and fretting...

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Teknor Apex Expands Range of Polyamide Compounds Available in Europe and Will Now Brand All of Them as Chemlon® Products

Polyamide Offerings Now Include UK-Developed Compounds Previously Named Beetle®; Compounds Developed in the US; and New Recyclon® Recycled PolyamideÂ-  OLDBURY, UK – Teknor Apex Company will rebrand its entire range of polyamide compounds under the Chemlon® name and has expanded its product portfolio in Europe by adding dozens of proven polyamide formulations originally...

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Thermally Conductive Two Component Silicone Meets UL 94V-0 Specification for Flame Retardancy

In addition to typical silicone properties such as flexibility and high temperature resistance, Master Bond MasterSil 156 passes the rigorous UL 94V-0 tests for flame retardancy. This two part silicone system is addition cured and does not require exposure to air for complete cross-linking. It has a convenient one to one mix ratio by weight and will not outgas while curing. Formulated for...

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Two Finishing Options Now Available for Oil and Gas Drilling Components - MicroLok And TRU TEMP Provide Efficient Corrosion Protection
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Two Finishing Options Now Available for Oil and Gas Drilling Components - MicroLok And TRU TEMP Provide Efficient Corrosion Protection

Eden Prairie, Minnesota – Birchwood Technologies now provides two finishing options for oil and gas drilling components - MICROLOK® AO and TRU TEMP®. Both finishes provide robust corrosion protection using a safe, low temperature, environmentally friendly process. With U.S. oil and gas production at its highest level in 20 years, the need for finishing components used in the...

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Thermal Pads increase LED lamp/luminaire performance.

Dispensable Thermal Pads enable LED lamp and luminaire manufacturers to print layer of thermally conductive silicone compound in controllable thicknesses on complex substrate shapes while ensuring optimal thermal management properties. Applied via standard screen or stencil print processes or standard dispensing equipment, materials conform to complex/unevenly shaped substrates and cure in place....

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Rotational Molding Utilized Increasingly for Product Conversion

Rotational molding is being utilized to convert products made out of other materials into polyethylene. Fiberglass, metals such as aluminum and steel, as well as other types of plastic applications are all being redesigned to be rotomolded. Rotationally molded products have a variety of advantages including longer lifespan, durability, lower maintenance costs and ease of repair. Polyethylene's...

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Saint-Gobain Seals Group's Fluoroloy® A79 Receives Different EU Certifications for Food Application

GARDEN GROVE, CALIFORNIAÂ-  -- Saint-Gobain Seals Group has recently received EU certification for their custom formulated compound, Fluoroloy® A79, regarding direct food contact.  As food contact materials come into contact with the food, molecules can migrate from the food contact material to the food, and because of this, many countries have established regulations and...

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