Materials and chemicals
Materials and chemicals used across the manufacturing and process industries. Includes raw materials, gases, liquids, lubricants, packaging materials and cleaning agents.
Product & Service Resources
Igus | Tue, 30 Sep 2014
igubal from igus is a versatile, lightweight and corrosion-free pivoting bearing material that is suitable for multiple applications from textile to automotive.
Igus | Wed, 24 Sep 2014
igus’s dry-tech polymer bearings are suitable for use in home and office furniture, providing high mechanical strength and durability for equipment such as drawers, chairs and lamps.
Igus | Mon, 8 Sep 2014
The Iglidur N54 plain bearing from Igus is based on 54 per cent sustainable and natural raw materials. The basic polymer is mainly made of castor oil rather than finite crude oil. This biopolymer is suitable for universal use in the low-load range, as well as in industrial and consumer goods applications
Igus | Wed, 3 Sep 2014
At the Engineering Design Show — which takes place at the Ricoh Arena in Coventry on 22–23 October — Igus will be showcase a range of new products, including the Robolink D, Tribo tape, Tribo filament, the E-cord Micro and the CRC clean-room chain.
Fischer Instrumentation | Mon, 1 Sep 2014
A way of protecting aluminium cylinders is to plate the contact surfaces with Nikasil. After plating, the coating thickness is controlled using the Fischerscope MMS PC2.
Intertronics | Fri, 29 Aug 2014
Intertronics will present a technical seminar entitled ‘Curing adhesives, coatings and sealants with light’ at the forthcoming FAST Exhibition, which takes place on 10 September at the Williams Conference Centre.
EMKA | Wed, 27 Aug 2014
In this paper, EMKA provides detailed information regarding the various materials used in the design and specification of a sealing profile, their properties and the various national and international testing methods and standards relevant to sealing profiles — a tabular format is used where appropriate. This covers comparative features of common rubber/synthetic rubber materials; comparative vulcanisate properties of NR and other SRs; fluid immersion national and international test ...
Heskins | Wed, 27 Aug 2014
Ribbed wooden decking is common in many public and domestic gardens. However, it does not provide slip prevention as once the decking has been exposed to the elements, particularly without regular cleaning, the moss and mildew build-up will cause the surface to become extremely slippery. This application note from Heskins addresses the question of how to prevent slippery decking.
International Products | Wed, 20 Aug 2014
International Products’ P-80 temporary assembly lubricants are safe to use on most natural and synthetic elastomers, metals, plastics and other materials.
International Products | Wed, 6 Aug 2014
International Products’ free-rinsing detergents provide the critical cleaning necessary to meet the most rigorous specifications for surface cleanliness.
Newbury, United Kingdom
Increased life and performance of critical componentsSolving the problems of wear, corrosion and fatigue and ensuring that components perform to their maximum potential is key for us to achieve our customer’s changing and challenging requirements. Over 80% ...
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