Sealants

Sealants

KACO Relies on High-Temperature Fortron® PPS from Celanese to Help Solve Sealing Challenges for VW Engine Components

Sulzbach, Germany, Florence, Ky., Shanghai, PR China – Sealing system manufacturer KACO, Heilbronn (SABà -Group, SÃ-£o Paulo) has developed an innovative sealing shim and flange that relies on high-temperature Fortron® polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) from Celanese Corporation (NYSE: CE), the global technology and specialty materials company. Crank case, sealing flange and oil pan:...

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Resealing Expansion Joints at Meadowhall Centre in the U.K.
Expansion Joints

Resealing Expansion Joints at Meadowhall Centre in the U.K.

In spite of all of its design and engineering awards, Meadowhall Centre had a problem. Over a decade of traffic had exposed the reality that the Suffix complex's parking structure was leaking. Unfortunately, this situation was not unique. Car parks all over the world are leaking every day primarily due to the use of the outdated sealing technology inherent to extruded rubber sealing glands which...

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Toughened Two Component Epoxy Is Optically Clear and Resists Thermal Cycling
Repair Compounds

Toughened Two Component Epoxy Is Optically Clear and Resists Thermal Cycling

Master Bond EP38CL was developed for bonding, sealing, coating and encapsulation applications that require toughness and durability. With a Shore D hardness exceeding 75, its toughness is a unique property that imparts resistance to rigorous thermal cycling, impact and mechanical shock.Â-  EP38CL cures at room temperature or more quickly at elevated temperatures and has low shrinkage upon...

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Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container (FIBC)

Pacepacker Services Takes the Drama Out of Packing at Downton Abbey

Spiroflow Systems, exclusive distributor of Pacepacker solutions in the United States & Latin America, is proud to announce Pacepacker's success at the famed Downton Abbey.Â-  UK based Pacepacker Services has upgraded a bagging line at Highclere Castle Horse Feed Ltd, situated on the estate of the Downton Abbey drama, transforming a partly manual system into a fully automated line which now...

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Understanding Water Hammer
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Understanding Water Hammer

DFT Inc's engineers have been working with professionals in a range of industries for decades, helping to identify and resolve the underlying causes of water hammer. In this eBook you will learn about many of these common causes, how they impact your system and some of the basic changes you can make to eliminate them. In this eBook you will learn: What causes water hammer and why it is such a persistent problem. The role design plays in reducing the risk water hammer poses to your system. DFT's professional recommendations for coping with water hammer.

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Non-Drip Epoxy can be used in indirect food applications.
Repair Compounds

Non-Drip Epoxy can be used in indirect food applications.

With thick paste consistency, Master Bond® EP21NDFG bonds toÂ- diverse substrates – metals, composites, glass, ceramics, rubbers, plastics – and will not run or sag even when applied to vertical surfaces. Bonds resist thermal cycling as well as chemicals, including water, oils, fuels, acids, bases, and salts. This 2-component, room temperature cure epoxy...

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Caulk

GrabberGard® IFC and EFC Firestopping Products Proven Chemically Compatible with CPVC Pipes

American Society for Testing and Materials 0543 Tests Confirm GrabberGard® Compatible With the CPVC Blazemaster® Pipe, FlowGuard Gold® Pipe and Fittings, and Spears® EverTUFF® CTS CPVC Pipe Alpine, UT – Grabber® Construction Products, an international distributor of professional-grade fasteners and construction products, has received test results deeming GrabberGard® IFC...

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Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Simrit on Board with Bombardier CSeries Aircraft's First Flight
Hydraulic / Pneumatic / Radial Shaft Seals

Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Simrit on Board with Bombardier CSeries Aircraft's First Flight

PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Freudenberg-NOK Sealing Technologies Simrit (Freudenberg-NOK) is proud to have been on board the Bombardier* CSeries* aircraft yesterday as it completed its first flight. Freudenberg-NOK, a leading global sealing supplier to the aerospace industry, supplied various sealing components to the aircraft’s airframe and engine system. “From the airframe to the engine propulsion...

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Glass Sealant works in applications up to 1,500°F.
Coatings

Glass Sealant works in applications up to 1,500°F.

Applied by dipping, brushing, or spraying, Aremco-Seal™ 617 single-part, water-based, glass coating is used to produce hermetic seals in porous ceramics and refractories in electrical and high-vacuum applications. Cure is accomplished by drying 200°F for 30 min, 350°F for 60 min, and final curing at 1,650°F for 3–5 min. Odorless sealant cleans up prior to curing with warm...

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Green Floor Sealer Promotes Durability
Finishes

Green Floor Sealer Promotes Durability

Floor sealers have an important role to play in floorcare. ES 82 Barricade Sealer/Floor Finish from Enviro-Solutions is a blend of acrylic polymers that provides excellent protective properties to help prevent floor staining and soiling. ES 82 has excellent durability and is ideal for scrubbing, recoating, and spray buffing with machines up to 1,000 rpm. This cost-effective product is also UL...

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Prosthetics

Henkel-Sponsored Athlete Prevails to Win 5th X Games Gold

Award-Winning Prosthetic Leg Design and Loctite® Adhesives Support Mike Schultzs Victory in Adaptive Motocross Rocky Hill, Conn.Â- – Henkel-sponsored adaptive athlete Monster Mike Schultz showcased his athletic prowess and self-taught engineering skills when he took home the gold in the Moto X Adaptive Final at X Games Los Angeles 2013 on August 3. Throughout the competition, Schultz...

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