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2013-01-13 17:02:06

VCF Films' new web coating line is capable of processing many different polymers and additives and applies them to virtually any flexible substrate. But the additional machinery was just the beginning of many changes for industry leader VCF. Howell, Michigan (PRWEB) January 13, 2013 In 2012 VCF Films, a leading manufacturer of thin polymer films and coatings for a variety of industries, announced its CEB 500 custom slot-die coating production line that enables them to produce highly...

2013-01-11 05:01:58

Precision Coating Company, a leader in fluoropolymer coating applications, to demonstrate new state of the art automation of Teflon/PTFE coating deposition technology at MD&M West Trade Show in Anaheim, California in February Dedham, Mass. (PRWEB) January 10, 2013 Precision Coating Company, Inc. is proud to announce that they will be attending the MD&M West show in Anaheim, California from the 12th to the 14th of February 2013, and will be located at Booth 2193. Precision Coating...

2012-12-15 05:02:34

Garland Canada recently introduced White-Stallion® Metal Primer coating, an all-purpose aromatic urethane with non-lifting properties that make it an ideal primer for urethane topcoats, such as Garland´s White-Stallion® coating system. This high-performance, single-component moisture-curing primer is intended for metal roof applications requiring rust inhibition and high chemical-corrosion resistance. Canada (PRWEB) December 14, 2012 Garland Canada Inc. recently introduced...

Liquid Metals Have Different Breaking Points
2012-11-26 08:55:23

DOE/Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Mathematical methods developed by a Berkeley Lab researcher help explain why liquid metals have wildly different breaking points, depending on how they are made Metallic glass alloys (or liquid metals) are three times stronger than the best industrial steel, but can be molded into complex shapes with the same ease as plastic. These materials are highly resistant to scratching, denting, shattering and corrosion. So far, they have been used in a...

How Can Ingesting Silver Turn Your Skin Blue
2012-10-31 04:28:31

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online When is your skin like a black and white photograph? Sounds like the start to a bad riddle, right? Instead, it's the essential question behind a new study from Brown University. The study shows, for the first time, how ingesting too much silver can cause argyria, which is a rare condition that turns a patient's skin a striking shade of grayish blue. "It's the first conceptual model giving the whole picture of how one develops this...

Forming Cost-effective Titanium
2012-10-26 15:49:34

Fraunhofer-Gesellschaft Titanium is a material that offers excellent properties, however, it is costly and time-consuming to form. Fraunhofer researchers are now giving this multi-purpose metal another chance. They are presenting an economical forming technology for car exhaust systems at the EuroBlech trade fair (Hall 11, Booth B06) from 23 to 27 October in Hannover, Germany. To all intents and purposes, nothing stands in the way of titanium in terms of becoming a first-choice...

2012-10-24 04:00:14

Medi-Solve Coatings LLC will present a webinar on typical properties of hydrophilic coatings, how to measure and maximize adhesion, typical processing parameters and application equipment, expected FDA requirements and coating limitations. Needham, MA (PRWEB) October 23, 2012 Medi-Solve Coatings, LLC announces a live webinar for medical product design engineers on November 8th. Medical devices are being required to reach ever more distal areas of the body. Hydrophilic coatings are a key...

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