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These coatings and finishes are customized solutions engineered by Whitford, manufacturers of the largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings in the world. Whitford has been solving problems caused by abrasion, friction, etc., since 1969. EterniTex products are known by a growing number of marine rope manufacturers to extend the life of their HMPE working ropes. Manufacturers of... Read More
New Primer Technologies at Drupa 2016 Create Opportunities for Water-Based Inkjet Digital Press Manufacturers and OwnersMay 23, 2016
CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman, a global manufacturer of digital printing-press primers used in commercially printed material as well as labels and packaging will introduce drupa 2016 visitors to a new primer technology for use with high-speed water-based inkjet printing presses. According to Mr. Jan Denies, Industry Manager for Michelman’s Printing Packaging Group, “Effectively printing on paper... Read More
Used for precise dispensing conformal coating material,Â preeflowÂ® eco-SPRAY features endless piston principle and low-flow spray chamber. Volume to be nebulized can be precisely defined and exactly applied, and variation in volume rate allows spray width to be changed on-the-fly during operation. While selection of dosing needles and air shutters are included for facilitated... Read More
Whitford’s patented EternaÂ® cookware coating set a whole new standard for extra-long-lasting release when it was launched. Now Whitford brings the same concept of better, longer-lasting release to bakeware, providing the longest-lasting nonstick life of all the many bakeware coatings Whitford labs have tested. In the high-sugar muffin test, conventional coatings achieve an average of 6... Read More
Fluropon Effects Nova BlackWausau, Wisconsin - Highlighting its stretch forming and finishing capabilities during the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo, Linetec displays curved aluminum extrusions finished in Valspar's FluroponÂ® Effects new Nova color family. Stretch Forming by Linetec allows architectural product manufacturers to have their metal building... Read More
Infiana has received the 2016 Technology of the Year Award for its FlexPLASÂ® product, a plasma-coated release film developed and distributed in cooperation with the Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials (IFAM). FlexPLASÂ® plays a decisive role in the manufacture of large and complex fiber reinforced plastics for lightweight structures, with its use speeding... Read More
Produced via chemical vapor deposition (CVD) methods, graphene film can be used as transparent conductors and in other applications. CVD graphene on copper foil has copper foil thickness ofÂ 0.035 mm, monolayer thicknessÂ fromÂ 2–3 nm, and film morphology withÂ continuous monolayer >95%. While ultra-clean graphene on SiO2/Si Wafers transfer by PSA films, graphene on quartz glass... Read More
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Designed for minimally prepared sound rusted steel and previously coated surfaces, Series 118 Uni-Bond Mastic provides rust-inhibitive tie coat that can be used with acrylic and solvent-borne urethane and fluoropolymer finish coats. It is possible to apply 6–8 mils dry film thickness per coat. Single component product sprays on easily with dry-fall characteristics that minimize potential for... Read More
Wausau, WisconsinÂ - Crozer-Chester Medical Center in Chester, Pennsylvania, designed by Charles Cross Architecture, features a 40-foot-diameter dome skylight, manufactured and installed by Super Sky Products Enterprises, LLC. Linetec finished the 1,411-square-foot skylight’s aluminum framing in a Silver mica high-performance architectural coating. Linetec’s senior marketing specialist,... Read More
Wausau, WisconsinÂ - During the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Convention and Expo in booth #1143, Linetec features its palette of 17 texture finish colors that mimic the look and feel of natural terra cotta. The textured finishes will be showcased on a wall of metal cladding in a brickwork pattern. “Architects like that our faux terra cotta texture colors can be specified on a large... Read More
Five top UV/EB curing specialists from Sartomer Americas, a business unit of Arkema Inc., will give technical presentations at the RadTech UV+EB 2016 Technology Expo and Conference. The event takes place May 16 to 18 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare hotel in Rosemont, Illinois. Sartomer will also exhibit a variety of specialty UV and EB-curable oligomers and resins at booth 501 during the show.... Read More
Made of 70% PVDF, FluroponÂ® Effects Rustica Architectural Coatings contain special effects pigments that create saturated colors with antique aesthetic, including some with subtle color shift. Products can be used on aluminum extrusions, aluminum-framed windows, metal roofing systems, and composite and insulated metal wall panels. Designed to meet AAMA 620, 621, and 2605-13 standards, coatings... Read More
SAN FRANCISCO -- Hybrid Coating Technologies Inc. (OTC Pink:HCTI) is pleased to announce that one of its Fortune 500 Partners has recently launched a coating product based on Hybrid’s proprietary zero isocyanate Green Polyurethane™ Hardener through its corporate retail distribution network. As previously announced in Hybrid’s December 17, 2015 Significant Milestone press release, Hybrid had... Read More
Premier Diamond C Trailers Now Feature New Levels of Impact Resistance and Extreme Protection with Advanced LINE-X CoatingsMay 03, 2016
- Diamond C Trailers Now Offering LINE-X High-Performance Protective Coatings to Extend the Life of All Utility, Car Hauler, Equipment, Tilt Bed and Dump Trailers - HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - LINE-X, a global leader in high performance protective coatings and automotive aftermarket accessories, announced a new manufacturing partnership with the premier trailer manufacturer, Diamond C Trailers. Based in... Read More
Combining lead treatment reagents, paint penetrators, and water-based paint, Lead DefenderÂ® provides up to 95% reduction in lead hazards, controls spread of airborne lead dust by up to 99%, and resists acid rain. Low odor, tintable product delivers smooth finish with max adhesion to variety of surfaces. With low VOCs of less than 15 g/L, Lead DefenderÂ® can be used as All-in-One interior... Read More
Formulated with NANOMYTEÂ® SR-100 scratch-resistant transparent coating base coating modified with amphiphilic compounds locked into coating matrix, NANOMYTEÂ® SAF-100 passes EN 168 for Mist Retardant Anti-fog Coatings and also exhibits anti-frost properties. Anti-fog properties are retained after repeated washing with soap and water, and HB pencil hardnessÂ speaks toÂ mechanical... Read More
MBK Tape Solutions Chatsworth, CA – MBK has always been on the forefront of exploring new PSA Pressure Sensitive Adhesive technology, in turn, offering more “green” tape solutions to their broad customer base. Emulsion based, hot melt and UV cured tapes do not omit VOC’s that typical solvent based tapes have in them during their curing/ drying process. The pure nature of how these tapes... Read More
Houston, TX. – Whitford, makers of the world’s largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings, has launched a “Quality Approved Coater” program in North America that recognizes a limited number of coating applicators who meet strict criteria set by Whitford. The program originated in the oil industry in Asia, where it met with great success. It consists of a select group of... Read More