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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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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Coating Equipment

Europlasma Showcases Nanofics® Nanocoating Machine to Waterproof Electronic Devices at CES 2014 in Las Vegas

OUDENAARDE, Belgium — Discover the machine behind the famous technology and its applications at the Europlasma booth 35266, in LVCC South Hall 4, January 7th till 10th Belgium based Europlasma, a world leader in low pressure plasma technology, is happy to present at CES 2014 its nanocoating systems for the electronics industry under the Nanofics® brand name. Nanofics refers to nanoscaled...

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Release Agents

Mold Release Agent works with pMDI-based composite wood panels.

Used in production of pMDI-based oriented strand board and linear strand lumber, Michem® Wood Release 1117A resists transfer from wood fiber to process, eliminating process slip issues. Degree of COF interaction allows wood to release cleanly from press plate, which also results in production of lighter colored board with reduced buildup. Designed for minimal nasal irritation and dilutable...

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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life
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Paratherm™ HR Heat Transfer Fluid: Higher Temperature Stability Leads to Longer Fluid Life

For the ultimate in heat transfer fluid performance, Paratherm offers HR Heat Transfer Fluid that is engineered specifically for closed loop liquid phase heating. When it comes to characteristics such as thermal stability and fluid degradation, Paratherm HR leads the industry in value and performance. See our video to learn how Paratherm is raising the bar for heat transfer fluids.

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