GE Plastics' Lexan* HPX Resin Delivers Outstanding Performance to the Intlock ITL-S Disposable Blade in PENTAX's New Airway Scope

PITTSFIELD, MASS. - November 28, 2006 - GE Plastics today announced that its Lexan* HPX resin - a tough, high-tech transparent polycarbonate (PC) widely used in critical healthcare applications - has been selected by PENTAX to mold a specialized Intlock ITL-S disposable blade for the company's new Airway Scope AWS-S100 video laryngoscope. Lexan HPX resin was selected by PENTAX for the material's...

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Vero International Takes VISI-Flow Software on the Road

WIXOM, MI: November 10, 2006 - Vero International, a leading supplier of CAD/CAM/CAE software for mold and die design and plastic injection molding industries, will promote its VISI-Flow software during November and December in cities throughout North America. As a result of acquiring Plastics & Computer International, the original developer of VISI-Flow, Vero International became a dynamic...

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Dip Molding Service delivers prototypes in short time.

Dip Molding Service delivers prototypes in short time.

Dip-molding service enables prototypes to be developed for caps, plugs, and handgrip applications, per customer specified materials, lengths, and thicknesses. Flexible PVC materials are offered in range of surface textures including foam, suede, and aggressive texture finishes, while other specialty materials include high and low temp resistance, static dissipative, UV stabilized, and UL 94 V...

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Vivak-® Thermoplastic Sheet from Sheffield Plastics Used for The ABC Network Home Remodeling Show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Vivak-® Thermoplastic Sheet from Sheffield Plastics Used for The ABC Network Home Remodeling Show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition

Sheffield, MA-September 6, 2006-Sheffield Plastics Inc., a Bayer MaterialScience Company, along with its distributor A & C Plastics, Inc., announces the donation of Sheffield VIVAK-® Thermoplastic Sheet to the ABC network television show Extreme Makeover: Home Edition. Extreme Makeover: Home Edition features a team of designers that work together to remodel the homes of deserving families. For a...

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Piper Plastics Manufactures Microprocessor Test Sockets Using a Ceramic-Filled Victrex-® Peek-® Polymer

Greenville, SC (July 18, 2006) The Semiconductor industry's demand for smaller, tight tolerance IC packages that operate at higher frequencies is making it increasingly difficult for traditional materials previously used for test socket applications. New, high performance test socket components made from a ceramic-filled VICTREXÂ-® PEEK polymer are available from Piper Plastics Inc., a...

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AdvantaPure Highlights Expanded Silicone Molding Capabilities at Interphex

AdvantaPure Highlights Expanded Silicone Molding Capabilities at Interphex

Disposable components for aseptic applications Southampton, PA - Sanitary tubing and hose manufacturer AdvantaPure exhibited at the recent Interphex trade show in New York City and focused on its silicone molding capabilities, which have been expanded to include disposable filling assemblies, components such as stoppers and sealers, and molded silicone fittings on tubing and hose. All of the...

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Circuit Material is offered in high-fill/flow version.

Designed for performance-sensitive, multilayer PCBs, RO4450B(TM)-dx Bondply is formulated to fill high-density designs while offering thin dielectric spacing. This glass-reinforced hydrocarbon/ceramic thermoset bondply provides users with low-loss material that can be fabricated using standard epoxy/glass (FR4) processes. Offered as high fill/flow version, prepreg is compatible in multilayer...

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Rogers Corp. to Introduce RO4450B(TM)-dx Bondply at IEEE MTT- S

High frequency performance and low cost circuit fabrication Show: IEEE MTT-S (International Microwave Symposium) Dates: June 13 - 15, 2006 Venue: Moscone Convention Center San Francisco, CA Booth #: 1441 Rogers, CT, April 7, 2006: Rogers Corporation (NYSE: ROG) will be introducing its new RO4450B(TM)-dx Bondply, a high fill/flow version of the industry standard RO4450B(TM) High Frequency Circuit...

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New Moulded Skin Used for the First Time in Series Production of Instrument Panels

BURSCHEID, Germany, September 20/- High-Quality Surface Through Innovative Technology Johnson Controls (NYSE: JCI), one of the world's leading suppliers of automotive interior systems, electronics and batteries, is now employing a new RIM technology to manufacture the instrument panel of a medium-segment vehicle. This new process enables production of a high-quality and cost-effective moulded...

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Thermoplastic Elastomer meets Class VI standards.

Thermoplastic Elastomer meets Class VI standards.

Offered as extruded tubing or injection molded components, FlexiPrene(TM) pharmaceutical grade TPE (thermoplastic elastomer) may be heat sealed, welded, or sterilized by autoclave, gamma radiation, or EtO. Injection moldable material allows for leak-free connections and eliminates entrapment issues in manifolds and assemblies. Free of silicone oils and animal-derived ingredients, flexible tubing...

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