Coatings

Polyaspartic Coating Helps Homeowner Add Value, Improve Aesthetics of Garage

Pittsburgh, February 26, 2009 -- Bayer MaterialScience LLC employee C.B. Watson, a homeowner in Hidden Valley, Pa., has become the envy of his neighbors due to a new polyaspartic coating applied to his residential concrete garage floor. The two-component waterborne coating, based on technology from Bayer MaterialScience, was installed by a local applicator in the oversized, two-car integral...

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Coatings

Bayer MaterialScience's Ultraviolet-Cure Resins for Waterborne Coatings

Timing is everything: UV-cure resins reduce downtime Pittsburgh, February 24, 2009 -- Bayer MaterialScience LLC's one-component waterborne ultraviolet (UV) resins, including Bayhydrol® UV resin, enable polyurethane coatings for floors that utilize the fastest cure technology for on-site flooring applications. "This coating is designed for applications where downtime must be kept to a minimum,...

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Ovens

The Curing of Metals Using Infrared - The Demand for Quality Finished Light Standards

The president of a major US-based lighting standards manufacturer knew that the market for finished steel light standards is extremely competitive. To increase our market share we had to offer a higher-quality product. We also knew that our customers would not accept a price increase, so our only option was to increase productivity." The company did just that when it replaced the air-dried,...

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Laser Gold Plating for IR Reflectance
Plating Services

Laser Gold Plating for IR Reflectance

Epner Technology is a leading plating and coating service. Precious metal plating and gold plating to NIST reflectance standards is Epner's specialty. With over 90 years of electro and electroless plating experience Epner is ISO 9001:2000 and NADCAP certified. Epner now adds to it's plating offerings with a unique process for altering the surface morphology of the substrate to be plated or...

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Solar Collector Coating absorbs and retains heat energy.
Coatings

Solar Collector Coating absorbs and retains heat energy.

Designed for flat panels, black silicone-based heat resistant Dampney Thurmalox® 250 Solar Collector Coating is formulated to selectively absorb more than 90% of sun's visible and infrared wavelengths, depending upon material and application. Coating dries for handling in 30 min, won't peel or flake, withstands repeated thermal cycling, resists UV degradation, and exhibits no...

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New Water Based Semi-Permanent Mold Release Agent
Release Agents

New Water Based Semi-Permanent Mold Release Agent

February 20, 2009 McLube has developed a new water based semi-permanent mold release for organic rubber compounds and parts called MAC-973. The product will reduce mold release usage by allowing for the maximum number of parts to be released per application of the mold release. Thus, molders will improve their molding efficiency resulting in a lower operating cost. Proven benefits include reduced...

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Low Surface Tension Coating protects against dents.
Coatings

Low Surface Tension Coating protects against dents.

Suited for high-speed digital printing/copying machines in monochrome/color environments, AMESCoat Dent Resistant Coating (DRC) Technology can be applied to substrates such as steel and aluminum inserts as well as stainless steel, nickel, and polyimide belts. Construction consists of top layer made from Fluropolymer (20-50 micron film) and bottom layer comprised of silicone, with 0.25-2.0 mm...

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Coating Equipment

Bayer MaterialScience Helps United States Air Force Take Flight with UV-Curable Coating Technology

Pittsburgh, February 16, 2009 - The innovative use of technology from Bayer MaterialScience, LLC that "eliminates a bottleneck" in the paint hanger required by United States Air Force (USAF) aircraft will be the focus of a presentation by two Bayer MaterialScience scientists at RadTech UV/EB West. The conference takes place February 17-18 at the Sheraton Gateway Hotel, LAX, in Los Angeles. The...

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Coatings

Whitford Announces a Breakthrough in Nonstick Technology, Sets New High in Nonstick Performance

15 February 2009, Elverson, PA. The holy grail in the world of nonstick coatings - outstanding nonstick (release) that lasts - has finally been achieved with new Eterna(TM) from Whitford. The past few years have led to remarkable advances in the durability of nonstick coatings. The use of sophisticated reinforcing elements resulted in marked differences in resistance to wear - by a factor of 50...

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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
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Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring

Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.

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