Polyimide

Saint-Gobain Seals' Meldin® 7001 Polyimide Material Qualified as Electric Harness Component in Major Jet Engine Program
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Saint-Gobain Seals' Meldin® 7001 Polyimide Material Qualified as Electric Harness Component in Major Jet Engine Program

GARDEN GROVE, Calif. – Saint-Gobain Seals’ Meldin® 7001 virgin polyimide product has been recently qualified as a precise fixing element on electric (wire) harnesses for a well-known jet engine program because it reduces global cost of installation by making it easier and faster and provides customers lifetime confidence.  Developed and produced at their Bristol, Rhode Island, site since...

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Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Saint-Gobain Seals Group's OmniSeal® and Meldin® Components Part of Falcon 9 and Atlas V Successful Launches

GARDEN GROVE, CALIFORNIA – Saint-Gobain Seals Group's Meldin® and OmniSeal® components were installed as part of the fuel delivery system in the Space X Falcon 9 and United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V launch vehicles that successfully carried sophisticated satellites into orbit this past September.Â-  The upgraded Falcon 9 launch vehicle blasted off at Vandenberg AFB on...

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Laminates

Polyimide Laminate and Prepreg feature UL qualification.

UL qualification of polyimide base materials VT-901 laminate and VT-901PP prepreg includes 0.002 in. inner layer cores and minimum overall board thickness stack up of 0.025 in. Furthermore, qualification of these high-temperature, high-reliability products includes minimum outer layer copper thickness of Â-½ oz copper and inner layer max of 2 oz copper.

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Polyimide

PNC Adds Ventec's VT-901 to Approved Material Listing

Printed circuit board (PCB) manufacturer PNC has added Ventec's VT-901 250Tg Polyimide to their internal approval and UL listing. This IPC4101C/42 addition will allow PNC to expand their offerings to its customers with commercial high operating temperature, high reliability, and military specifications and those with power supply and aerospace designs. PNC's sustained growth in the high...

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Durex Industries Recently Announced an Expansion of their Flexible Heater Design and Manufacturing Capabilities
Flexible Heaters

Durex Industries Recently Announced an Expansion of their Flexible Heater Design and Manufacturing Capabilities

Durex Industries' silicone rubber and polyimide heaters are ideal for thermal applications requiring precision temperature uniformity, minimum weight and low leakage current. As the name indicates, flexible heaters are flexible because they can be easily designed for thousands of applications. Also, flexible heaters can be customized to conform to a heated part. Using either wire wound or etch...

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Composites

Meldin® 7000 Isostatically Molded Polyimide Materials

Bristol, RI May, 2008 The Polymer Products Business of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics has developed the Meldin® 7000 series thermoset polyimide materials for highly demanding temperature and PV applications such as thrust washers, sealing rings, and bearings. While the Meldin® 7001 and Meldin® 7021 grades have been available as isostatically molded shapes for a few years,...

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Plastic Fabrication Services

New Grades of Meldin® Polyimide Materials

The Polymer Products Business of Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics has recently developed a grade of Meldin® materials for highly demanding applications in which metal and other materials will not perform adequately. Applications include thrust washers, sealing rings, bearings, and fork pads. The Meldin® 3100 series offers 4 tribological grades that satisfy application needs of high...

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Medin® 7021 Polyimide Chosen for Performance
Polyimide

Medin® 7021 Polyimide Chosen for Performance

Saint-Gobain Performance Plastics' Meldin 7021 material has been selected for use in turbo prop engines. A major worldwide turbo prop manufacturer has tested, approved and purchased Meldin 7021 parts for valves that supply air to the aircraft cabin. The seal rings and bushings, made from Meldin 7021 compounded material, provide self lubricated bearing surfaces and resistance to high temperatures...

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Composites

Heat-Resistant Material is used in glass making industry.

Meldin® 7001 polyimide parts and shapes offer heat resistance up to 600°F and exhibit geometric stability. In TV screen lines, material handles and touches hot glass while preventing defects and limiting downtime. Available in stock shapes for machining or custom molded components, material is suited for glass handling applications.

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Polyimide Material is targeted for beverage industry.
Polyimide

Polyimide Material is targeted for beverage industry.

Meldin 7001 polyimide material was developed for manufacturing cap holders for beverage packaging industry. Machined holders constructed from Meldin 7001 position plastic cap during hot welding process that connects cap to carton. With heat resistance up to 600°F, high purity material is available in stock shapes for machining or as custom molded components.

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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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