Polyurethane

Michelman to Introduce Food Contact Compliant Fiber Sizings at JEC Europe Composites Show

CINCINNATI, OH — Michelman will introduce new fiber sizings that comply with the Commission Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 repealing Directive 2002/72/EC at the JEC Europe Composites show taking place March 11-13, 2014 in Paris, France.Â-  The new solutions are ideal for sizing fiber that will be used in composites destined for applications including coffee machines, food processors and other...

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Jenoptik with New Technologies and Products at Photonics West 2014

In San Francisco Jenoptik will be showcasing, from February 4–6, new technologies and further developments of its products from the Laser & Material Processing and Optical Systems divisions at Photonics West. Jenoptik is supporting again Entrepreneurs in Photonics in the SPIE Startup Challenge as the Founding Sponsor. The Lasers & Material Processing division is to show, among other exhibits,...

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Kameleon Color Paint Creates Color-Changing, Iridescent Exterior for Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral
Paints

Kameleon Color Paint Creates Color-Changing, Iridescent Exterior for Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral

Linetec finishes Firestone's UNA-CLAD panels achieving a one-of-a-kind, dynamic appearance with the first use of Valspar's new Kameleon Color Linetec finishes metal panel system for Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral, Wausau, Wis. - With its shimmering, iridescent exterior, Exploration Tower at Port Canaveral beckons visitors with its unique appearance as its color changes in different light and...

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Starter Leak Detection Kit targets oil-based fluid systems.
Testers

Starter Leak Detection Kit targets oil-based fluid systems.

Spectroline® OPK-441 Industrial Leak DetectionÂ- Kit lets users pinpoint source of all leaks in hydraulic equipment, compressors, engines, gearboxes, and fuel systems. OIL-GLO™ 44 concentrated fluorescent oil dye, supplied in 8 oz twin-neck bottle, works with synthetic and petroleum-based fluids and glows bright yellow/green when scanned by included OPTIMAX™ 400 violet...

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Bulbs Buying Guide
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Bulbs Buying Guide

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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Industrial Nanocoating optimizes corrosion resistance.
Coatings

Industrial Nanocoating optimizes corrosion resistance.

Manufactured using proprietary 3D nanostructured polymers, Nano-Clear optimizes corrosion resistance and abrasion resistance while preventing UV degradation of underlying paint. One-component, highly cross-linked polyurethane hybrid nanocoating system penetrates deep into small pores of paint, enhancing underlying color, optimizing gloss, and increasing surface hardness.

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Etching Services

Houghton Patents New Aluminum Etching Technology

NORRISTOWN, Pa. — Houghton International Inc. and Houghton Technical Corp. today announce that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent No. 8,518,286, entitled "Methods and Compositions for Acid Treatment of a Metal Surface".  This patent is directed towards Houghton's technology for aluminum acid etching, which is formulated to provide a uniform fine matte satin...

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APV Engineered Coatings Debuts New High-Performance, Customizable Coating for Flexible Vinyl
Coatings

APV Engineered Coatings Debuts New High-Performance, Customizable Coating for Flexible Vinyl

AKRON, OHIOÂ- — APV Engineered Coatings, a manufacturer and marketer of coatings and chemical products for over 135 years, has launched a new product, Vynguard® Weldable PVDF. A customizable, high-performance fluoropolymer coating, Vynguard® Weldable PVDF is specifically engineered to protect flexible vinyl films used in outdoor applications. Using a fluoropolymer chemistry...

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Optical Thin Film Coatings are intended for instrumentation.
Coatings

Optical Thin Film Coatings are intended for instrumentation.

Intended for use in imaging, display, projection, scanning, defense, biomedical, aerospace, and other instrumentation applications, precision optical thin film coatings include thin film filters with anti-reflective, heat-resistant, dielectric, and IR and visual transmission qualities. Thin films include UV, IR, anti-reflective (AR), BBAR, cold mirror plate, hot mirrors, aluminized mirror, plate...

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Miscellaneous Film

MacDermid Autotype's Autoflex EB Film Helps Customers Gain UL Certification

Autoflex® EB has become the latest film range in the MacDermid Autotype portfolio to be awarded UL (Underwriters Laboratories) recognition in the USA, delivering added value from an already exceptional product.Â-  The recognition applies to both the gloss and antiglare finishes and underlines the quality and consistency that customers have come to expect from MacDermid Autotype films....

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Coatings

Water-Based Coating supports heat sealing and heat activation.

Suitable for packaging applications where heat sealed or heat activated combinations are required, Aqualene® 1185HS bonds plastic films, paper, paperboard, and aluminum foil. Product is applied by flexographic presses and other roller coating applicators used in both web and sheet-fed production equipment. Achieving heat sealing or heat activation at 210–230°F, coating contains no...

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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money
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How SpinSelect Can Save You Time and Money

Thanks to the unique SpinSelect™ Multi-Pocket selectable quick change tool holder, it's time to rethink the range, complexity and volume of parts that your lathe can produce. Our Spin-Select™ tool was created to increase productivity and consistency by decreasing downtime associated with lathe cutting tool and insert setups or changeovers. This product is a game-changer for the industry and we're pleased to show you why.

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