Sizing Services

New Hydrosize Carbon Solutions Produce High Quality Composite Parts

New Hydrosize Carbon Solutions Produce High Quality Composite Parts

Hydrosize Carbon 200 Series is APE, solvent and VOC-free and Hydrosize Carbon 300 Series produces good chemical resistance. Hydrosize Carbon 400 Series exhibits thermal stability, mechanical properties and low creep. Hydrosize Carbon 700 Series improve the performance of carbon fiber reinforced vinyl ester composites.

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New Hydrosize Carbon Fiber Sizing Solutions Provide Optimal Polymer, Fiber Adhesion
Sizing Services

New Hydrosize Carbon Fiber Sizing Solutions Provide Optimal Polymer, Fiber Adhesion

Hydrosize® Carbon is a water-based sizing solution designed to allow carbon fiber manufacturers to optimize the interfacial adhesion between the polymers and the fibers by tailoring the surface chemistry of their reinforcement fibers to the chemistry of the matrix resin. The product line includes the 200, 300, 400, and 700 series. The various series of grades offer a wide variety of solutions...

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New Hydrosize Carbon Fiber Sizing Products are Suitable for Composites Industry

Michelman’s Hydrosize® Carbon Fiber Sizing Products come in Hydrosize Carbon 200, 300, 400 and 700 series. The Hydrosize Carbon 200 is used for polyamide and/or high temperature polyamide applications whereas the 300 series is designed to work with polycarbonates and PC blends such as PC-ABS. The Hydrosize Carbon 400 Series fiber sizing product exhibits good thermal stability and mechanical...

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Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out
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Seal Stuff In, Seal Stuff Out

One of the best ways to make sure that your machinery stays up and running in the face of adversity is to make sure that it's properly sealed. Of course, it's not always easy to determine whether the integrity of your seals are up to par. How can you tell when you have a problem?

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Dispersions

Polyurethane Dispersion is designed for automotive applications.

Designed as fiber sizing for reinforced composites in automotive under-the-hood applications, Hydrosize® Link is available in 2 grades and designed to react with PA6 and PA6.6 resin matrices. Hydrosize Link U470 is suited for use with chopped strand fiber, and Hydrosize Link U480 is intended for chopped strand and continuous fiber. Both grades deliver optimized composite performance even...

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Epoxy Dispersion serves as sizing for fiber reinforcements.
Dispersions

Epoxy Dispersion serves as sizing for fiber reinforcements.

In addition to PBT and thermoset composite manufacturing applications, Hydrosize EP876 Epoxy-Based Fiber Sizing can be used as binder in nonwoven applications. Water-based, formaldehyde-free dispersion is environmentally friendly and eliminates use of flammable solvents. Suitable for use with glass, carbon, and natural fibers, Hydrosize EP876 produces optimized strand integrity and chopping...

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Resins

Michelman Showcasing Reinforced Plastic Composites Expertise at the 2015 JEC Europe Composites Show

CINCINNATI, OH — Michelman will exhibit in Hall 7.3, Booth M3 at the 2015 JEC Europe Composites Show being held in Paris, France from March 10-12, 2015 where Hydrosize®, the company’s flagship brand of fiber sizings will be featured. Hydrosize, along with Michelman’s complementary products, help composite manufacturers develop stronger, lighter, more durable and effective products. As...

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Coatings

Michelman to Introduce Food Contact Compliant Fiber Sizings at JEC Europe Composites Show

CINCINNATI, OH — Michelman will introduce new fiber sizings that comply with the Commission Regulation (EU) No. 10/2011 repealing Directive 2002/72/EC at the JEC Europe Composites show taking place March 11-13, 2014 in Paris, France.Â-  The new solutions are ideal for sizing fiber that will be used in composites destined for applications including coffee machines, food processors and other...

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Miscellaneous Film

Fiber Sizing is food contact compliant.

Water-based urethane based film former, Hydrosize® U5-02, is designed primarily for polyamide and PPS fiber reinforcement applications. Featuring hydrolytic and thermal stability, this product is solvent, APE- and HAP-free, and food contact-compliant. Uses include sizing fiber to be used in composites destined for appliances and kitchen items where food contact compliance is required, such...

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Tools

Sizing Systems work with range of thermoplastic resins.

Sizing systems are available for giving full range of AGY rovings and yarns compatibility with thermoplastic resins from diverse engineering and high-performance materials. Compositions are designed to be used as directly sized for rovings or yarns for manufacture of products such as tapes or as chopped fibers in 0.125 and 0.25 in. lengths for compounding into thermoplastic materials. Products...

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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler
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Sentry Equipment Introduces New Compact Hygienic Automatic Sampler

As a leader in industrial sampling equipment at Sentry Equipment, our success is built on a history of innovation and designs that epitomize value and efficiency. The new Hygienic Automatic Sampler is another example of our dedication to developing quality engineered products. To learn how this product can streamline the sampling process for dry, free-flowing materials, see our new video.

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