Resins

Spot Repair Resin Rescues Porous of Cracked Castings from Remelt
Resins

Spot Repair Resin Rescues Porous of Cracked Castings from Remelt

EAST PROVIDENCE, RI - IMSEAL-800(TM), a high-strength epoxy resin, seals gross (visible) porosity in castings and other metal parts. It completely and permanently fills blowholes, cracks, and other such defects where welding or brazing would be impractical. Available from IMPCO, Inc., the clear, multi-purpose sealant is drawn deep beneath the surface, penetrating and filling the void and creating...

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Miscellaneous Blades

Owens Corning Unveils Ultrablade(TM) High-Performance Fabrics to Support Market Shift to Longer, Lighter, Stiffer Wind Turbine Blades

Solutions enable designers to remove nearly a metric ton of fabric and resin from 2.0 Megawatt wind turbine blade sets compared to using standard Eglass reinforcement BEIJING, -- Owens Corning (NYSE:OC), a leading global producer of reinforcement solutions for composite systems and residential and commercial building materials, today introduced Ultrablade(TM) fabric solutions to help enable the...

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New Thermylene® SWP - Stress Whitening Prevention from Asahi Kasei

FOWLERVILLE, Mich., Aug. 30 - Asahi Kasei Plastics North America Inc., has developed a new polypropylene technology: Thermylene® SWP - (Stress Whitening Prevention), a specialty compounded polypropylene resin that will not show signs of stress whitening over time when subjected to pressure, wear and tear. Haworth®, in Holland, Michigan is using Thermylene SWP, in 10 different colors,...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' Ammonia-Resistant Lexan* DMX Resin Extends Product Life of Norka's Energy-Efficient LED Luminaires

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Aug. 26, 2010 - Norka, a leading German lighting manufacturer, chose SABIC Innovative Plastics' extreme-performance Lexan* DMX polycarbonate (PC) copolymer resin for its new line of Luzern 38 tubular luminaires with light-emitting diodes (LEDs). Lexan DMX resin can withstand the hostile, ammonia-rich environments of stables, zoo cages and other animal enclosures, enabling...

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SABIC Innovative Plastics' High-Tech Lexan* FXD Resin, Global Resources Help OSRAM Develop New Eco CFL Retrofit Candle Bulbs

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Aug. 19, 2010 - SABIC Innovative Plastics is playing a critical role in the conversion of incandescent bulbs to compact fluorescent lights (CFLs) as global requirements for energy-efficient alternatives continue to tighten. The most recent example is the company's high-tech Lexan* FXD polycarbonate (PC) resin, a technology chosen by OSRAM, a leading global lighting...

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Robinson Home Products Stirs up the Housewares Sector with Green Street(TM) Kitchen Utensils Using SABIC Innovative Plastics' Valox iQ* Resin

PITTSFIELD, Mass. - Aug. 12, 2010 - Kitchenware industry leader, Robinson Home Products - home of well-known brands such as Oneida, Sunbeam, Rubbermaid and Crock Pot - has tapped SABIC Innovative Plastics' eco-engineered Valox iQ* resin for its new Green Street(TM) line of plastic kitchen utensils. A more sustainable, higher-performance material than traditional resins, Valox iQ resin utilizes...

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Two-Part Epoxy Infusion Resin produces composite molds.
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Two-Part Epoxy Infusion Resin produces composite molds.

Toolfusion® 3 is low-viscosity resin formulated to produce pre-preg quality composite molds, with void contents of less than 1% achievable. Initial cure temperature is 120°F and resin can be post cured to achieve glass transition temperature of 425°F. It will work in various RTM and VARTM processes including single and double bag arrangements to produce autoclave quality...

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Thermally Conductive, Low Viscosity Epoxy Features Cryogenic Serviceability
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Thermally Conductive, Low Viscosity Epoxy Features Cryogenic Serviceability

HACKENSACK, NJ - Master Bond EP30FLAO is a two component epoxy resin system for high performance potting, bonding, sealing and coating. It is extremely versatile and can be used in a wide variety of cryogenic applications. This low viscosity epoxy with excellent flow characteristics makes it ideal as a thermally conductive potting compound. It is widely used in the electronic, electrical,...

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Polypropylene Resin offers creep resistance at room temperature.

Offering alternative to Long Glass Filled PP, Thermylene® P8 is formulated for optimized interfacial adhesion between matrix and reinforcement and to balance impact and strength. Available in varying glass levels and wide range of colors, Thermylene P8 is suitable for automotive, electronics, furniture, bath and spa, building and construction, and any other plastic applications...

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Light-Curable Maskant protects surfaces during harsh processing.
Masks and Masking

Light-Curable Maskant protects surfaces during harsh processing.

Impervious to most acid and alkali solutions, SpeedMask® 730-BT provides surface protection during chemical milling/etching, plating, anodizing, and aggressive grit-blasting operations. Solvent-free organic resin is trimmable for complex configurations, and maintains edge tension to prevent leakage. Once cured, product protects nickel alloys, steel, titanium, stainless steel, aluminum, and...

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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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