Parmatech Offers Metal Injection Molding Technology for Medical Device Manufacturing

Parmatech Offers Metal Injection Molding Technology for Medical Device Manufacturing

Technology provides highly-engineered and efficient solutions for complex medical operations PETALUMA, CA - Parmatech Corporation, a leading provider of custom manufactured Metal Injection Molding (MIM) components and services, offers advantages to allow for producing complex, three dimensional shapes in medical device components that would be virtually impossible to achieve with conventional...

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LRM Industries Invents Twin Sheet Direct(TM) Thermoforming

ROCKLEDGE, Fla., July 21 -- LRM Industries International, Inc., headquartered in Rockledge, Florida, announces the invention of TSD Twin Sheet Direct(TM): a new innovative production process, extending the product value of its patent-pending STF Sheetless ThermoForming(TM) technology, which was invented and commercialized by LRM in 2007. TSD Twin Sheet Direct(TM) thermoforming uses existing...

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Stock Filled PTFE Shapes Create Bearings that Embed into Shaft

Stock Filled PTFE Shapes Create Bearings that Embed into Shaft

A line of filled PTFE stock shapes for machining self-lubricated bearings for automotive, off-road, construction equipment, food processing, material handling, industrial, marine, and other applications is being introduced by Jade Engineered Plastics, Inc. of Bristol, Rhode Island. Jade JLON(TM) PTFE Stock Bearing Shapes are offered in 3/8 to 36 O.D. sizes for machining self-lubricated bearings...

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BASF Exhibits Comprehensive Portfolio of Plastics and Additives at the National Plastics Expo, Chicago, Illinois

Booth attractions include customer applications and micro-seminars FLORHAM PARK, NJ, June 12, 2009 -- BASF will feature new products, processes and productivity improvements that help make products more sustainable, durable, colorful and safe during the June 22-26 National Plastics Expo in Chicago, Illinois. With the recent acquisition of Ciba, BASF has added to its exclusive line of pigments,...

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Blow Molding produces lightweight foamed PET containers.

Blow Molding produces lightweight foamed PET containers.

Lightweight foamed polyethylene (PET) bottle/jar blow molding process, oPTISM, provides food/beverage brand owners with range of container aesthetics and performance capabilities. White or silvery colored bottles can be made without additives that would limit package recycling, and various other colors are supported as well. Surface has unique feel while providing tactile traction, and barrier...

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Wilmington Machinery Continues Improvements in Structural Foam Systems

NPE 2009 - Booth # S36054 The Wilmington Machinery LUMINA line has been significantly improved with a simplified nozzle / manifolding system, streamlined independent sequence nozzle control, larger platens and electric extruder drives. Wilmington Machinery is a recognized leader in the manufacture of structural foam injection molding machinery for the production of structural plastic parts up to...

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Xten Industries Trumps European Manufacturers for British Product

[Kenosha, WI] Xten Industries, an award-winning plastic injection molder and contract manufacturer, beat out overseas competition and began production of the popular British product, Bikebins, this week. Executive Designer Sam Lowings began manufacturing the bins in the United Kingdom (UK) after discovering, in 2005, that the market lacked a supply of quality, water proof pannier bags. According...

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LRM Industries, LLC(TM) to Produce Composite Railway Systems Components

Rockledge, Florida - December 10, 2008. LRM Industries, LLC(TM), headquartered in Rockledge, Florida, has been selected by Eastern Rail Corporation to manufacture thermoplastic composite infrastructure components for the nation's electric railways. LRM's proprietary, totally automated TPF ThermoPlastic Flowforming(TM) process will be used to mold long fiber reinforced thermoplastic composite...

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Polypropylene LGF Resins target global automotive industry.

SABIC® STAMAX polypropylene long-glass-fiber resins are formulated to replace steel in components such as front-end and door modules and offer lightweight solutions for fuel efficiency and emissions reduction. Resins offer design flexibility for part consolidation as well as performance properties including high stiffness, dimensional stability, high flow, and good crash behavior. Flow...

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Heat Dissipating Plastic suits LED applications.

Heat Dissipating Plastic suits LED applications.

With inherent EMI/RFI shielding characteristics, non-corrosive CoolPoly® thermally conductive plastic provides low CTE and thermally conductive mass to help transfer/dissipate heat close from LEDs with no secondary interfaces at die level. At board level, it provides 3D molded substrates that transfer LED energy similar to ceramic boards and metal backed boards, and can be injection molded to...

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