Ann Arbor, Mich., is Crowned Tnemec 2016 Tank of the Year
Coatings

Ann Arbor, Mich., is Crowned Tnemec 2016 Tank of the Year

(KANSAS CITY, Mo., Oct. 21, 2016)- - The municipal water tank in Ann Arbor, Mich., is this year’s winner of the Tank of the Year competition sponsored by Tnemec Company, Inc., a leading provider of high-performance coatings. The 500,000-gallon elevated water tank was selected by a panel of water tank enthusiasts based on criteria such as artistic value, significance of the tank to the...

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Metalworking Fluids

Passivation Fluid Solutions Take Focus at Galvanizers' Meeting 2016

Quaker Chemical highlights PRIMECOAT™ line CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa., Oct. 18, 2016- - In steel manufacturing, the galvanizing process provides corrosion protection to the steel substrate followed by passivation to protect the zinc surface. Choosing an effective passivate chemistry with an appropriate regulatory consideration is a growing challenge given varying regional requirements. To meet this...

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Coatings

Michelman Featuring New Primers and OPVs at SuperCorrExpo 2016

CINCINNATI, OH (October 17, 2016)- - Michelman will feature many of its leading barrier and functional coatings for corrugated, folding carton, and converted paper applications at SuperCorrExpo 2016. Exhibiting in booth #2217, Michelman will highlight some of the most trusted brand names in the industry including Michem®Coat for oil and grease resistance, HydraBan® for water resistance,...

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Dymax Improves Multi-Cure
Coatings

Dymax Improves Multi-Cure

Torrington, Connecticut – October 17, 2016... Dymax 9451 Conformal Coating has received a UL V0 flammability certification for materials used in printed wiring boards. Formulated for UV cure and secondary heat cure, this security enhancing material is ideal for environmental protection of PCBs, wire harnesses, electronic components, and other surfaces needing a protective coating. Its opaque...

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Bulbs Buying Guide
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While it might seem easy to pick a light bulb, there are actually numerous factors to take into consideration. This buying guide will explain each type and the important attributes you should consider when sourcing bulbs.

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Wood Treatment, Additive protect exteriors in marine environments.
Additives

Wood Treatment, Additive protect exteriors in marine environments.

Formulated for ease of use, SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment- is translucent, can be applied over varnish, and dries at rates permitting application of 3–4 coats/day. Solution uses water-based application technology, has UV inhibitors and no smell, and cleans up with soap and water. Also available, EZ-Poxy Performance Enhancer can be used in all Pettit high-gloss solvent-based topside paints....

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Coatings

OTR and WVTR Barrier Coatings are designed for AlOx films.

Michem® Flex B5770 and B5780 are barrier coatings designed as topcoats for AlOx transparent films. Industrial scale and laboratory testing conducted on BOBST K5000 vacuum metallizers and offline coaters showed reductions in OTR and WVTR. Also, Michem Flex B5770 showed no loss of barrier after 20 Gelbo flexes- during testing, and Michem Flex B5780 showed slightly reduced levels. Michem Flex...

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Printers

Mark Andy Steals the Show in Chicago

The recent Labelexpo Americas drew large crowds to the Mark Andy booth, where the company launched new groundbreaking technology St. Louis, Missouri, USA (06 October 2016) Confirming sales of more than 20 machines from the three-day expo, including two signed contracts for the highly productive Digital Series hybrid press, Mark Andy is celebrating an extremely successful showing at Labelexpo...

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Coatings

TCI Powder Coatings to Exhibit at FABTECH 2016

Ellaville, Ga. TCI Powder Coatings, a leading manufacturer of powder coatings, will be exhibiting at the 2016 FABTECH event at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, from November 16-18. TCI experts showcasing and answering questions about powder coatings in booth #C47027, specifically TruIllusion powder coatings and TruBond powder coating series. Coatings within the TruIllusion...

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Adhesives

Electrically and Thermally Conductive, Two Part Silicone Meets NASA Low Outgassing Specifications

Well suited for use in vacuum environments, Master Bond MasterSil 973S-LO is an adhesive, sealant and coating that passes NASA low outgassing tests. This electrically conductive, two component silicone can be used in the aerospace, electronic, opto-electronic and specialty OEM industries. Featuring a low volume resistivity of 0.004 ohm-cm, MasterSil 973S-LO is a silver filled compound that has a...

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Wear Resistant Nanoparticle Coating targets plasticating screws.
Coatings

Wear Resistant Nanoparticle Coating targets plasticating screws.

Available for single and twin plasticating screws, Xaloy® MPX™ thermal spray coating is made up of particles 5 microns in diameter and resists abrasive and corrosive wear. Particles, consisting primarily of tungsten carbide, are densely packed due to uniform spherical shape. Particle size, coating density, and application velocity promotes bond strength with parent metal of screw. With...

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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience
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Precision Fabricating with Over 40 Years of Experience

Quality Sheet Metal specializes in delivering precision, value, and customer service. With a client base that spans many diverse industries and a reputation for excellence that goes back over four decades, our clients know that we can provide the optimal combination of value and flexibility regardless of the challenge. See our video to learn what we can do for you. Through investments in state-of-the-art design, manufacturing, and quality control systems, Quality Sheet Metal remains focused on maintaining a high standard of quality, customer service, and competitive pricing. With an emphasis on customer satisfaction, Quality Sheet Metal is dedicated to establishing long-term partnerships, similar to the ones they currently have with their valued clients. If you're looking for a new partner with extensive capabilities in sheet metal fabricating and finishing, look no further.

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