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Offering temperature and chemical resistance, UV/Visible light-curable SpeedMaskÂ® 750 provides surface protection during thermal spray coating, plasma spray, some HVOF processes, and aggressive grit blasting. This maskant, which can maintain adhesion during CNC machining, cures on demand, holds shape after application by spray/dispense equipment, and is tack free after proper cure. Pink color... Read More
Providing high-temperature shield up to 300Â°C, Zeus NeoTem™ is chemically inert with resistance to CH4, O2, CO2, and water permeation. Also available, PEEK coating provides high temperature shield up to 260Â°C and is resistant to abrasion, chemicals, and radiation. Read More
A New Twist on a Traditional Medical Instrument: Innovative Single-use Torque Instruments Utilize Tough Polycarbonate from BayerFeb 17, 2015
ANAHEIM, Calif.,Â – For many years, torque-applying instruments have been among the surgical instruments typically used during orthopedic surgeries. These instruments are manufactured as reusable instruments, and are cleaned, reprocessed and recalibrated after each surgical procedure. But now there's a new twist on this oft-used instrument. Caltorque Medical Products (CMP), a division of... Read More
European Coatings Show 2015: WACKER Is Presenting a New Silicone Resin for Water-Repellent Wood Coatings and Binders for Dirt- and Weather-Resistant Exterior PaintsFeb 16, 2015
Munich – The Munich-based WACKER Group is presenting new binders and additives for the paint and surface-coating industries at the European Coatings Show (ECS) in Nuremberg, Germany, from April 21 to 23, 2015. One of the highlights is the new silicone resin emulsion SILRESÂ® WH. The product which is based on a new silicone resin can be used as a hydrophobizing wood impregnating agent or as an... Read More
AkzoNobel's revolutionary Interpon Align powder coating has been selected by construction and agricultural equipment maker JCB for its latest generation Fastrac 4000 Series range of tractors. Launched last year, Interpon Align is a novel two-coat, one-bake powder coating system in which the basecoat and topcoat are cured in a single step. It combines excellent product quality with significant... Read More
Concrete Benefits: Polyaspartic Coating Resin from Bayer Offers Advantages for Construction Projects, Corrosion ProtectionFeb 06, 2015
LAS VEGASÂ — At construction sites, it is important to keep downtime and costs to a minimum. Bayer MaterialScience helps the industry save time and money by offering innovative polyaspartic coating resin raw materials to coatings manufacturers, empowering them to deliver cutting edge coatings products. Bayer will highlight its DesmophenÂ® NH 2850 XP polyaspartic binder and a number of other... Read More
Frankfurt, Germany – Â Whitford, makers of the world's largest, most complete line of fluoropolymer coatings, is introducing a series of new colours and spatter patterns across its wide range of nonstick interior and decorative exterior coatings. Given the increasing emphasis on the decorative aspects of cookware, bakeware and small appliances, Whitford has been at the forefront of such... Read More
Available in conformal coating, dispensing, and/or potting platforms, Precisioncoat V features multi-valve technology that allows for application of dots, lines, fills, glob tops, and spray coat areas. Conformal coating and dispense valves move smoothly along 3-axis system, with option to add fully programmable fourth and fifth axes for tilt and rotation capabilities. With WindowsÂ®-based... Read More
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European Coatings Show 2015: WACKER Presents Innovative Binders and Hydrophobic Agents for Gypsum ApplicationsJan 30, 2015
Munich, – At the European Coatings Show (ECS) in Nuremberg, Germany, from April 21 to 23, 2015, the Munich-based WACKER Group will be exhibiting a new polymeric binder for modifying gypsum drywall products. VINNAPASÂ® 4800 G gives gypsum-based joint fillers outstanding tensile adhesive strength on gypsum plasterboard and jointing tapes. Joint fillers finished with this new dispersible polymer... Read More
METALAST Surface Technology has Become a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) Providing (MIL-SPEC) Surface Technology Solutions to Federal and Military PartnersJan 30, 2015
Minden, NV. —Â METALAST Surface Technology, LLC (MST) announces registration with the SBA as a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB). www.metalast.com For years, METALAST Surface Technology’s chemistry, training, and services have provided support to numerous Government and Military entities. In the current phase of business, METALAST has emerged as a... Read More
The McLube Division of McGee Industries, Inc. has manufactured release since 1954. Currently, there are more than 100 products manufactured to satisfy diverse industry needs. Some of the new releases for engineered wood include:Â McLube 1777 A water dilutable dispersion of solid active ingredients (PTFE) which is particularly effective for release of hard-to-release binder systems. This... Read More
Demonstrating emissivity greater than 0.90 at temperatures to 2,000Â°F, HiE-Coat™ 840-M has been formulated for metal surfaces such as stainless steel. Jet-black, water-dispersed, ceramic coating is used for gas-fired burners to optimize thermal efficiency of commercial and consumer appliances, industrial ovens, and furnaces. Applied by sponge brush, roller, or spray equipment, VOC-free... Read More
(Indianapolis, Indiana)Â - Specialty Coating Systems (SCS) will exhibit in Booth #3101 at the IPC APEX EXPO, scheduled to take place Feb. 24-26, 2015, at the San Diego Convention Center in California. SCS will debut its new Precisioncoat V conformal coating system, along with its new IonographÂ® SMD V and IonographÂ® BT Series (bench top) contamination test systems. The SCS Precisioncoat... Read More
MILTON, N.Y.,Â – Sono-Tek Corporation (OTC QB: SOTK) is pleased to announce the sale of a precision ultrasonic coating system to Advanced Animal Diagnostics of Durham, N.C. The unit will used for the application of animal diagnostic device manufacturing. According to R. Stephen Harshbarger, Sono-Tek's president, Sono-Tek has sold equipment for human diagnostic device manufacturing for... Read More
• Precision Glass Optics will be showcasing precision optical thin film products at SPIE Photonics West Booth # 4334, The Moscone Center, San Francisco, CA, from Feb. 10-12, 2015. Santa Ana, CA – Precision Glass & Optics (PG&O - www.pgo.com) proudly announces the company's 30th anniversary of providing optical manufacturing, customized optical solutions,... Read More
Automotive Suppliers Join Efforts and Introduce Sustainable Concept Car at the North American International Auto ShowJan 15, 2015
- Unique Fabricating, Emery Oleochemicals, FXI and Line-X showcase environmentally friendly polyurethane solutions - Specially designed Concept Car to demonstrate bio-polyol innovations for closed loop lifecycle DETROITÂ – Unique Fabricating Inc., Emery Oleochemicals, FXI Inc., and Line-X are excited to announce advancements in innovative polyurethane products through an initiative that is... Read More
Master Bond EP42HT-2LTE is often chosen for a variety of bonding, sealing, coating and select casting applications in the electronic, aerospace, optical and specialty OEM industries. This two component epoxy has a flowable paste consistency that enables precise alignment with minimal fixturing. It cures at room temperature or more quickly with the addition of heat. This system is notable for... Read More
Coral is a vital part of the underwater ecosystem but the temperature of the sea has been affecting coral, killing (an estimated) 25% of it, bleaching large swaths of it, and making it difficult for new natural coral to grow. Humans have been working on ways to spur on new growth of coral to replace what has already died. This New York Times article tells the story of how some scientists believe... Read More
ProtexiorÂ® Chemical Resistant Epoxy Top Coat & Primer Kit, combining Novolac epoxy protection integrated with silicone resin technology, protects insulated and un-insulated steel and concrete surfaces. Resistant toÂ wet-dry thermal cycling, boiling water, and steam, this corrosion- and heat-resistant (up to 450Â°F), low-VOC coating meets ISO 20340 and ASTM B-117. Indoor/outdoor solution... Read More
YAG-BBAR broadband coating provides <1.0% reflectance per surface over its 500–1,100 nm wavelength range and absolute reflectance of <0.25% where it is optimized at 532 and 1,064 nm. Offering extended UV performance, VIS-EXT BBAR reduces reflection from 350–700 nm and provides <0.5% average reflectance per surface over its 350–700 nm range. Both broadband anti-reflection (BBAR) coatings are... Read More