Temporary Masking Resins Allow Immediate Processing of Surgical Instruments And Orthopedic Implants
Called the SpeedMask ® 7100 Series, a new line of temporary metal masking resins is offered by the DYMAX Corporation. These temporary masks offer reliable surface protection for orthopedic implants, implant hardware, surgical instruments and medical devices. These masking resins cure in seconds using UV light. Multiple viscosity ranges simplify dispensing and reduce mask application to a single...Read More »
GE's Xylex* Resin Helps William Levene Spice Up the Award-Winning Jamie Oliver Flavour Shaker with Custom Color
PITTSFIELD, MASS. - Jun. 1, 2006 - As any chef will tell you, success in the kitchen depends on choosing the best ingredients. So when U.K. chef Jamie Oliver began work with William Levene Ltd. on the development of a brand new tool for mixing and crushing ingredients, the housewares supplier found the right material - Xylex* resin from GE Plastics. The wildly popular Jamie Oliver Flavour Shaker,...Read More »
GE's Flame Retardant (FR) Flexible Noryl Resins Now Recognized Under UL1581 as an Acceptable Wire Coating Material Candidate for 80 C, 90 C & 105 C Applications
GE's Resins Offer Top Performance for Appliance Wire Coatings with Added Benefits of Non-Halogenated FR, Thin-Wall Constructions, and Environmental Responsibility PITTSFIELD, MASS. - May 2, 2006 -GE Plastics has announced that various grades of its flame-retardant Flexible Noryl* resin for wire coating and insulation have been listed by Underwriters Laboratories (UL) under the UL1581 reference...Read More »
Thermoset Composite electrically insulates transformers.
Used to separate and isolate electrical contacts, oil-resistant NP613 maintains mechanical strength when used in oil-filled transformer equipment. It also maintains dimensional stability at elevated operating temperatures, guaranteeing contact will be separated and engaged as needed. Constructed from electrical grade of kraft paper and modified resin, NP613 has flexural strength of 27,000 psi,...Read More »
Key Considerations for Medical PCB Assembly
This white paper provides an overview of key considerations for medical PCB assembly.Read More »
GE Plastics Offers Advanced Material Solutions for Aircraft Interiors to Meet Stringent Industry Standards and Reduce Weight
HAMBURG, GERMANY - Apr. 4, 2006 - GE Plastics is showcasing its latest product innovations for the aircraft interiors industry here at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in hall 6, stand B11, Apr. 4 - 6, 2006. These high-performance engineering resin and sheet materials have been designed to help aircraft OEMs in the development of next-generation aircraft interior components. Beyond interiors, GE...Read More »
GE Highlights Technical Textiles and Nonwoven Applications for its High-Performance Plastics at Techtextil North America
ATLANTA - Mar. 28, 2006 - In booth #610 at Techtextil North America 2006, GE Plastics is showcasing several commercial textiles and nonwoven applications that are made with its high-tech Ultem* polyetherimide (PEI) and Valox* polybutylene terephthalate (PBT) resins. Exhibiting for the first time at Techtextil, GE aims to educate the textiles industry about these versatile resins and other...Read More »
Terephthalic Resin is suited for pultrusion and wet molding.
Suited for pultrusion and wet molding applications, direct injection-capable Polylite-® 31516-00 features low-styrene (30%) chemical composition and is MACT-compliant. Viscosity, physical properties, and toughness make it suitable for FRP production applications. Specific applications include window lineals, ladder rails, tool handles, fan shrouds, structural shapes, utility pole cross-arms, and...Read More »
ESTECH Chooses GE's New Hemocompatible Lexan* HPM Resin for Exceptional Reliability in New ClearView MV(TM) Atrial Depressor
PITTSFIELD, MASS. - Feb. 23, 2006 - GE - Plastics has introduced a new surgical device from ESTECH that features GE's new hemocompatible1 Lexan* HPM 1914 polycarbonate (PC) resin. ESTECH, a California-based maker of cardiac surgery devices, selected the GE material for the paddle of its new single-use ClearView MV(TM) Atrial Depressor to help achieve a high level of device reliability and...Read More »
Solvay Advanced Polymers Introduces Low-Warp IXEF®2060 Polyarylamide
ALPHARETTA, Ga., Nov. 18 /-- Solvay Advanced Polymers, L.L.C. has launched a new structural high-performance nylon, IXEF-® 2060 polyarylamide. This 55% glass-reinforced material offers low warpage, improved vibration resistance and excellent surface finish, resulting in parts that have high strength and stiffness, retain their dimensions, and have excellent surface quality, yet can be processed...Read More »
PVC Resin adds color to white PVC window profiles.
Consisting of acrylic-styrene-acrylonitrile resin, co-extruded with PVC resin, Geloy offers UV and chemical resistance in outdoor environments, as well as impact resistance in low temperatures. Offered in 4 colors, window profiles made from Geloy retain uniform color and gloss, even when exposed to sunlight, moisture, temperature extremes, chemicals, and environmental pollutants....Read More »
Krueger Sentry Gauge Announces the Release of Two New Chemical Sight Gauge Models Designed for Aggressive Liquid Storage Monitoring
Krueger Sentry Gauge, a leader in chemical sight gauges, now offers the ultimate in aggressive liquid storage monitoring devices. From sulfuric and hydrochloric acid to bleach, and acetone, our products are designed with robust features that deliver a long and trouble-free service life. See our video to learn all about this new and innovative line of sight gauges.Read More »