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Stereolithography Resin approaches thermoplastic performance.

Able to produce parts that demonstrate stiffness and toughness, Somos® NeXt provides look and feel of thermoplastic with detail, dimensional accuracy, and aesthetics offered by stereolithography. Product is suited for functional testing applications as well as for producing functional end-use performance prototypes, including snap-fit designs, impellers, duct work, connectors, electronic...

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Polyurethane Potting Compound protects electronic components.

Potting, encapsulating, and casting resin 20-2121 consists of 2-component, room temperature curing system that will cushion sensitive electronic components. With toxicity level that reduces employee exposure to dangerous chemicals, moisture-resistant compound imparts minimal stress on components during cure or thermal cycling. Characteristics include 2,000 psi tensile strength, 80 Shore A...

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Silicone Flake Resin optimizes performance of cookware coatings.

Consisting of 100% silicone, hydroxyl-functional solid flake resin, Dow Corning® 255 optimizes heat stability and weatherability when used as binder in powder coatings. Product possesses high glass transition temperature of 56°C and residual silicon dioxide content of 62%. Compliant with FDA 21 CFR 175.300, resin also exhibits hot hardness, making it suitable for high-temperature...

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Carboline Releases a New 600 Series

This technology utilizes phenalkamine-cured epoxy resins. The primary advantages are exceptional low temperature cure response, excellent wetting properties, fast recoatability, and moisture tolerance during application and cure. While this technology has been used in Europe for a number of years, more recent advances have made it even more attractive in that we can now achieve higher solids and...

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Cray Valley Resins and HFG Technology Make Electric Buses Lighter
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Cray Valley Resins and HFG Technology Make Electric Buses Lighter

Electric vehicles are intensively investigated all around the world to lower big city air pollution. To this purpose, the Korean company HFG developed an electric bus in cooperation with Hyundai Heavy Industries Co., at the request of Seoul city. The first electric non-step bus starts to run the 24th of June 2010 and 15 buses are expected to run in November 2010. The battery system offers to run...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Flexible Noryl* Resin Gives Chiangyu's DC and Data Cables Customized Aesthetics, Eco Edge, Superior Performance

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - SABIC Innovative Plastics today announced that Chiangyu Electric, a leading Chinese wire and cable manufacturer and long-term customer, is helping to lead the rapid growth of Flexible Noryl* resin, a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and halogen-free, flame retardant alternative for wire cables into high-end direct current (DC) charger and data cables. Producing ultra-white,...

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QinetiQ's Zephyr Solar-Powered UAV Shatters Flight Endurance Record Using Advanced Composites Group's MTM®45-1 Prepregs
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QinetiQ's Zephyr Solar-Powered UAV Shatters Flight Endurance Record Using Advanced Composites Group's MTM®45-1 Prepregs

MTM®45-1 epoxy resin based carbon fibre prepregs manufactured by Advanced Composites Group (ACG), a member of Umeco Composites Structural Materials (UCSM) - a Division of Umeco plc, have been used in a number of formats by QinetiQ to manufacture the wing and fuselage frames for its record-breaking Zephyr solar-powered unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). Hand launched by a small team, QinetiQ's...

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Pinnacle Polymers(TM) Achieves Peak Brightness and Improved Aesthetics in New Polypropylene Grades Featuring Milliken's Millad® NX8000 Clarifier

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Pinnacle Polymers(TM) LLC, a major polypropylene (PP) manufacturer based in Ridgefield, Conn., has reached new heights of aesthetics and quality by upgrading to Millad® NX8000 technology from Milliken Chemical, a division of Milliken & Company. Pinnacle's two new PP3(TM) random copolymer grades offer customers superior aesthetics at an affordable price point. Besides...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Ultem* Resin Composite Gives Crane Stellar Performance, Rapid Thermoforming for New Composite Aerospace Board

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - At the Aircraft Interiors Expo Americas, Sept. 14-16, 2010, SABIC Innovative Plastics has launched a new breakthrough technology for semi-structural aircraft interior parts featuring its high-flying Ultem* polyetherimide (PEI) resin. New Ultem composite aerospace board (CAB) sheets, co-developed and manufactured with Crane & Co., the global leader in specialty paper, provide a...

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Polyester Resin provides hybrid powder coatings alternative.

Developed to meet demand for epoxy-free coating systems, epoxy-free Uralac® Veranda(TM) P 542 features optimized processing properties as well as flow characteristics in highly filled coatings. This HAA-curable resin, designed for coating systems that can replace epoxy hybrid systems with equal or better performing system, exhibits resistance to chemicals, staining, and boiling water. It...

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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions
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Triad's JSU Series of Power Supplies Provide Robust, Low Cost Solutions

Triad Magnetics is an established leader in power supply innovation, offering product lines that span a wide range of diverse industries and applications. Adding to their long list of successful product launches, Triad announces the release of the new cutting-edge JSU Series of power supplies. To learn about all of its advantages and advanced features, see our video.

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