Resins

DSM Somos Introduces WaterClear Ultra-the Clearest SL Resin Currently Available

Building on their patented clear resin technology, leading rapid prototyping resin innovator DSM Somos® has announced the commercial availability of WaterClear® Ultra, a highly clear, colorless stereolithography (SL) resin. In color comparison testing, WaterClear Ultra has been shown to be the clearest SL resin available on the market today. Using a colorimeter (an instrument used to measure...

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Resin Material combines optical clarity, ABS functionality.

Resin Material combines optical clarity, ABS functionality.

Able to produce parts that look like clear engineered plastic, WaterShed-® XC 11122 exhibits performance characteristics similar to ABS and is suited for parts such as lenses or clear covers used in automotive, medical, and consumer product applications. Resin-based solution is formulated with DSM Somos Oxetane Advantage(TM), a chemistry platform that produces parts with water resistance and...

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DSM Somos® DMX-SLT 100 Draws a Crowd at TCT's Rapid Product Development and Manufacturing Event

Six months after its market introduction, DSM Somos' high-impact SL resin innovation, DMX-SL 100 is still drawing crowds-this time at Time Compression Technologies' UK Rapid Product Development and Rapid Manufacturing Event, held on September 26-27. With over 2,000 worldwide visitors and more than 100 exhibits, the show is now considered the United Kingdom's leading conference and exhibition for...

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Graver Technologies Announces New Levels in Ultra Low Chloride Ion Exchange Resins

Graver Technologies announces the introduction of a new Gravex® Ultra Low Chloride anion resin raising the level of quality to anion exchange resins! Gravex brand ion exchange resins have been supplied to the utility industry for more than 25 years in nuclear, condensate, and other high purity applications. While low chloride limits are often sought for many high purity applications in customer...

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Vectra® LCP Gives LED Packaging from Spectrum Plastics Ability to Withstand Lead-Free Soldering

Vectra® LCP Gives LED Packaging from Spectrum Plastics Ability to Withstand Lead-Free Soldering

Florence, Ky., Sept. 24, 2007 - Injection molded LED packages for high-brightness lighting applications must withstand temperatures above 260°C during lead-free soldering and be produced in fine detail with great precision. To gain these abilities for the millions of LED open-cavity packages it produces each year, Spectrum Plastics, a business of Barnes Group Inc., turned to the Vectra® S...

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Dow Corning to Exhibit Enabling Technologies at Western Coatings Societies Symposium & Show

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA: Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of innovative silicone solutions for the coatings industry, will exhibit at the 28th Biennial Western Coatings Societies Symposium & Show, this October in Las Vegas. At the show, Dow Corning will feature its enabling technology platforms, which include proven Dow Corning® brand silicone additives, resins and breakthrough plasma...

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DuPont and Plantic Technologies Announce Starch-Based Bio Materials Collaboration

Partnership to Focus on Materials for Food and Other Packaging Uses MELBOURNE, Australia, and WILMINGTON, Del., Sept. 26 / / - DuPont (NYSE:DD) and Plantic Technologies Limited, an Australian company specializing in starch-based biopolymers, today announced plans to collaborate in the development and sale of renewably sourced polymers made from Plantic(R) technology. Plans include the...

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Waterborne Epoxy Resin offers fast-dry properties.

With zero VOCs, Ancarez(TM) AR555 is suited for floor, institutional, and OEM coating applications. Fast-dry performance optimizes sandability and stackability, while coalescing properties enable uniform film formation, and anti-corrosive attributes make product suitable for providing protection.

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U.S. Military Selects Fire-Suppression Panel Featuring GE's Noryl* Resins to Protect Vehicle Fuel Tanks from Exploding

U.S. Military Selects Fire-Suppression Panel Featuring GE's Noryl* Resins To Protect Vehicle Fuel Tanks From Exploding PITTSFIELD, Mass. - August 22, 2007 - GE Plastics announced today that the FIRE Panel(TM) from Firetrace Aerospace, which features a wraparound shell made with a proprietary blend of GE's Noryl* resins, has been selected by the U.S. Army and U.S. Marine Corps to protect vehicle...

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Multifilament Yarn withstands extremely hot environments.

Made with Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide, high-tenacity Diofort® is inherently flame-retardant and chemical resistant. It can be combined with glass, carbon, and other polymer fibers to yield blended fabrics. In addition to reinforcing hydraulic oil hoses in power steering systems where it reduces noise and vibration, product can be applied in fuel lines and charge-air coolers to provide...

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