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Two Dissimilar Compounds from RTP Company Combine to Make One Strong Clamp

Two Dissimilar Compounds from RTP Company Combine to Make One Strong Clamp
When Too Kool Recreation of Fort Mohave, AZ wanted to develop a portable shade system that would allow a canopy umbrella to stand anywhere, even in a swimming pool, they chose a high-impact compound and a thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) from custom compounder RTP Company to make their Kool Klamp design successful.
15th April 2008

Victrex® Peek™ Polymer Chosen For Precision Flowmeter For Demanding Food Procesing Applications

Victrex® Peek™ Polymer Chosen For Precision Flowmeter For Demanding Food Procesing Applications
When Digmesa AG, a global leader in engineering and electronic control systems for aqueous media, was designing the latest version of its EPI precision flowmeter for demanding food applications, it chose VICTREX® PEEK™ polymer for various components because of the material’s high performance characteristics.
7th April 2008

New optical emission spectrometer helps Blue Diamond provide the highest standards of quality control for its customers

New optical emission spectrometer helps Blue Diamond provide the highest standards of quality control for its customers
Blue Diamond announces that it is now using the latest high performance PolySpek spectrometer from Arun Technology in its analysis of metals and alloys. The new machine enables Blue Diamond to apply stringent checks to materials being used in manufacture.
1st April 2008


Major Auto Parts Supplier Chooses Victrex APTIV™ Film For Its Automotive Seat Motor Thrust Washers

Major Auto Parts Supplier Chooses Victrex APTIV™ Film For Its Automotive Seat Motor Thrust Washers
When S&T Daewoo, a major Korean auto parts supplier, wanted a plastic film to replace the steel in its seat motor thrust washers for the company’s flagship automobiles, it chose Victrex APTIV™ film because of the product’s superb durability, wear-resistance and inherent lubricity.
27th March 2008

Fastener Fair Coventry offers free entry to pre-registered visitors

Visitors to the UK and Ireland’s pre-eminent event for fastener and fixing professionals – Fastener Fair Coventry – can save themselves time and get advance information by registering online at fastenerfair.com. “It takes less than three minutes,” says Organiser Jerry Ramsdale, and as well as receiving updates before the show, you’ll enjoy fast-track entrance when you arrive.”
9th March 2008

SKF Economos offers extended range of seals

SKF Economos offers extended range of seals
SKF Economos is now able to offer an extensive range of standard hydraulic seals and O-rings for both rotating and reciprocating applications, in addition to its existing range of machined sealing solutions. With this new expanded product offering, SKF Economos is able to provide its customers with access to a comprehensive range of seal technologies, together with all the benefits of using a single supplier.
6th March 2008

Moisture adsorbing board is a cut ahead against condensation

Moisture adsorbing board is a cut ahead against condensation
Brownell has developed moisture adsorbing board with the versatility to be tailor shaped and fixed as a practical alternative to conventional desiccant bags in preventing condensation within virtually any product or packaging economically and efficiently.
4th March 2008

Antimicrobial film offers protection for hospital surfaces

Antimicrobial film offers protection for hospital surfaces
MacDermid Autotype has launched a hard coated polyester film specially designed to offer antimicrobial protection for hospital surfaces. The new film, called SIGMAGraF Shield AM, combines Microban® antimicrobial technology with industrial-strength protection against solvents and cleaning chemicals. In addition, SIGMAGraF Shield AM can provide impact and abrasion resistance above ordinary laminates, ensuring that all surfaces and signage remain protected for both patients and staff at all times.
22nd February 2008

Orbitform Group introduces Spiralform

Orbitform Group introduces Spiralform
Orbital forming offers advantages over other methods of fastening, yet there are occasions where it may not be the optimal solution. It is for these delicate and lighter duty applications that the Orbitform Group has engineered a Spiralform cartridge into its standard product line.
14th February 2008

Hexis with new cast vinyl at FESPA Digital in Geneva

Hexis with new cast vinyl at FESPA Digital in Geneva
Hexis will be present at FESPA Digital Printing 2008, this year’s major exhibition for large format digital imaging, taking place in Geneva, Switzerland 1-3 April. At the event Hexis will show an all new cast plotter film combined with Hex’Press adhesive technology for vehicle wraps and fleet graphics.
13th February 2008


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