Materials Processing Videos

Materials Processing Videos
Alexander Seyfarth from Bruker AXS introduces us to the S8 Lion, a new XRF unit designed specifically for the cement industry. This is the latest in the S8 series and features multi-channel analysis, which provides much faster analysis compared to sequential analysis instruments.
This video shows the application of Alchemist DT from Rigaku. The Alchemist DT is a liquid handling system for producing fine and coarse screens to be used in protein crystallization experiments.
This video shows a steel part is heated to 1100° F for forming application using Ambrell induction heating system.
ASPEX has developed the industry's only totally integrated solution for the automated detection, identification, and characterization of micron-level debris in automotive manufacturing and cleansing operations, the AQC. Manufacturers have come to understand that particles smaller than can be seen by their current optical and gravimetric inspection techniques can impact production—particles that are easily be identified and characterized by the AQC.
This video from World Auto Steel shows the Frankfurt Motor Show, where Harry Singh, EDAG Engineer and FutureSteelVehicle (FSV) Project Manager talks about the unique body structure produced by FSV.
This video from Thermcraft shows the production of gold plated tubes for their TransTemp transparent tube furnaces. These furnaces use an outer tube with its internal face gold plated to reflect heat back into the work tube. The outer tube is opaque at room temperature, but becomes transparent above 600°C allowing the operator to see what is actually happening inside in real time at elevated temperatures.
A video clip showing the production of plastic bottles. Polyethylene terephthalate (PET) is used in the production of plastic bottles. This video clip shows the entire production process of plastic bottles. Plastic preforms are made by injection molding, followed by a reheat stretch blow molder which creates the final shape. The machine in this video manufactures 10600 bottle per hour. Final inspection and testing of the plastic bottles to ensure application suitability is also covered.
This video illustrates the frequency offset feature in the EASYHEAT LI induction heating system from Ambrell. High currents are supplied into the mismatched load of EASYHEAT LI with this feature.
This video shows the injection molding processes in Arburg. Arburg is a german machine manufacturer company and it is one of the leading global producers of injection molding machines for the plastics industry.
A video clip detailing the process of plastic injection molding and the importance of the shrink factor of the plastic during the plastic injection molding process.
A good video demonstration on the future of manufacturing will change from advancement in nanotechnology and how products can be made from individual atoms.
The premium version of the FRITSCH Disk Mill for efficient fine grinding of hard-brittle to medium-hard solids are more powerful and safer to use the automatic locking of ground coffee and grinding chamber, even easier with a digital slit display and the display of all parameters on a clear display.
A video clip showing a machine that can convert waste plastics ( polypropylene, polyethylene ad polystyrene) back into reusable oil therefore reducing carbon dioxide emission.
This video illustrates Thwing Albert’s twin-blade cutter, which is a JDC precision sample cutter for producing clean and accurate tensile testing samples. Read More

Ever wondered how plastic profiles like guttering, window frames and the like are produced? This video explains the process in easy to understand language with simplified graphics to remove any mystery from the process.
George Collins CEO of the CAST Cooperative Research Centre in Australia explains what who his organisation is and what they have set out to do and who is involved. In particular CAST partner with members of industry and look to improve processes and materials.
The introduction of the Nanosceptor coating machine that places transparent coating on glass, plastic and metals which repels water, oil and other adhesive materials. Normal TEFLON coatings have a thickness of around 10microns, but with the Nanosceptor the coating thickness is only several nanometers !! Watch and see how this is done
A detailed video demonstrating how artificial diamonds are produced including use of lasers.
A video clip showing how chemical analysis works and the wide range of applications of chemical analysis (detecting trace metals). The development of a handheld vapor pressure detector that is capable of detecting vapour pressure of explosives. In biological analysis, raman spectroscopy is use to determine different tissues that can be use to identify cancer cells. Introduction of material analysis instruments including mass spectrometry.
Sandia scientists and engineers have developed a radically new self-assembling process for fabricating tailored thin films. This new technology is set to change the way that optical and electrical thin films are produced and its applications as this method can be modified and optimized at any stage of the process with many manufacturing benefits compared with conventional production. Watch and find out how.
This video shows Barnstead water purification systems from Thermo Scientific. These water purification technologies provide solutions for most of the critical and every day application need from electrodeionization to reverse osmosis to distillation.
This video shows melting of iron blocks from Ambrell. The EASYHEAT 2 kW induction heating system is used for melting process.
In this video Tyler Liebig, Product Manager Immonohistochemistry from Thermo Scientific PrintMate demonstrates the innovative cassette labeling printing.
This video shows the break shoe hardening system manufactured by Ambrell hardening team.
The Fritsch Small Volume Wet Dispersion Unit is ideal for the measurement of organic solvents. The sampling system requires less than 50 ml of liquid for the whole measuring circuit. Automatic measurement,rising and analysis capabilities are guaranteed.
A visual demonstration on the production of PET bottle through the process of blow molding.
The Thermo Scientific™ Niton® DXL desktop x-ray lab delivers fast and accurate XRF-based precious metal analysis in a compact, elegant design, providing you with an ideal, nondestructive method to easily test the purity and chemistry of all precious metals. It was designed specifically for countertop use in retail environments, yet it is portable and rugged for use in remote testing locations. With our patent-pending Thermo Scientific Au/gold Detection & Identification Technology (AuDIT™), it can provide almost instant detection of gold plating with the simple push of a button.
Friction welding is a process used to join 2 pieces of metal. This short video from American Friction Welding shows it can be used to join large components.
A video clip showing the use of shape memory alloys in aircraft wings could be used to reduce turbulence in airplanes. The shape memory effect of alloys of titanium, nickel and copper is demonstrated and explained. Such alloys have been used to create a prototype aircraft wing. The advantages of the materials in this application are outlined.
A video showing what scientists use to image the neuron network of the spine and also brain cells. The interaction of the neuron along the spine and the brain is also discussed as well. This imaging techinque allows medical researchers the ability to distinguish between healthy neuron network to those that are damaged.
This video shows in-house fixture and tool-making capabilities for American Friction Welding’s (AFW) friction welding equipment. AFW has a fully -equipped tool-making and in-house fixture room with experienced welding tool and die-makers.
This video from Harper shows the carbon fiber scale up path from small scientific research lines to full scale production.
The ASPEX Metal Quality Analyzer (MQA) has for years, been at the forefront of inclusion analysis in investigative work to determine castability issues and improve product quality. The control of inclusions relies on accurate knowledge about the phase changes and compositional relation of them under various chemical and thermal conditions during processing. Given the direct link between the inclusion content and steel production process, manufacturers of steel demand an analyzer that can operate under adverse conditions.
Carbon-MEMS (C-MEMS) refers to a microfabrication technique in which photopatterned resists, heat treated (pyrolyzed) at different temperatures in different ambient gases, are used as a carbonaceous structural and functional material for micro electromechanical systems (MEMS).
Utilizing a state-of-the-art CCD detector containing over 3.4 million detector elements, Mie theory, and unique design and data reduction features, the Micromeritics' Saturn DigiSizer II provides an extremely high level of resolution and sensitivity not available in other laser particle sizing systems.

The strongest FRITSCH Jaw Crusher, set ever: Provide Up to 3 kW drive power for a very high throughput for pre-crushing of hard and very hard brittle materials. The jaws are completely fold-out for easy cleaning or removed. And the integrated dust extraction ducts ensure optimal working conditions.

Sandia scientists have develop superhydrophobic coating which is transparent that is not just impermeable to water, but actually makes it bounce off a surface to help prevent corrosion, protect electronic and antiquities, or provide a new, more efficient coating for any surfaces. This coating can be deposited by any common deposition methods
The Pentronix Multipack 1204 is suited to pressing ceramic and metallic powders into high precision components at the rate of 10-120 parts per minute. These components are typically used in electronic applications.
This video shows the NanoGen Trio nanoparticle sputtering system from Mantis Deposition Ltd.
This video from World Auto Steel shows the interview with Dr. Roland Geyer Asst Professor, David Bren School of Environment at UCSB. He talks about the importance of Life Cycle Assessment in determining the environmental impact of vehicles.
A video demonstration on the lightweight, flame retardant ammunition packaging for the military. Demonstrates how the material is made to provide these unique features.
This application video shows the brazing of copper rod to a moly disc by induction heating.
This video shows soldering of grounding copper lugs and wires using Ambrell induction system.
A cap- to-container seal is made with the aid of a laminated disc composed of a wax layer, aluminum layer, and a polyethylene (PE) layer. The aluminum layer acts as a susceptor, heating to about 125-150°C in the electromagnetic field produced by the induction coil. It then heats the wax and PE layer sufficiently to produce a hermetic seal between the cap and container. Heating times are in the order of 100 milliseconds, supporting a high-speed automated process.

The Variable Speed Rotor Mill with extremely fast sample throughput of up to 5 litres per hour: exceptionally quiet grinding with highest rotational speeds and powerful performance, including multi-functional tool system for impact rotor, cutting rotor and knife insert and fast cleaning due to the new Clean Design.

  • Tripled drive power for especially powerful grinding and high throughput
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  • Automatic opening and closing of the grinding chamber

The Variable Speed Rotor Mill PULVERISETTE 14 premium line combines 3 instruments in one! It can be equipped with an impact rotor, cutting rotor or knife insert according to the application. Absolutely multi-functional and extra powerful with 20,000 rpm!

This video shows fitting the titanium nuts into the coil with the help of Ambrell induction heating system.
A video clip demonstrating the fabrication and a start to finish manufacturing process of steel. The versatility, low cost and high strength makes steel one of the most attractive material in the construction industry. Therefore it is vital that the fabricators deliver the steel according to the requirements of the construction contractors.
This video shows induction heating of steel kovar ring used for glass sealing application from Ambrell.
This video shows the overmoulding process of thick-walled optical components from Arburg.
An informative and detailed look at how graphite fly fishing rods are made. The entire process from cutting graphite sheet to epoxy coating line guides, all the way through to final testing.
The new Air Chiller System, the ACS-3, is a unique gas flow cooling system that enables mechanical testing to temperatures as low as -100c. Equipped with a three-stage cascading compressor design, the ACS-3 allows for a low temperature environmental control without the use of liquid nitrogen. This flexible system is available for use with Q800 DMA; all Discovery Hybrid Rheometer models with Environmental Test Chamber (ETC); The ARES-G2 Rheometer, and the RSA-G2 Solids Analyzer with Forced Convection Oven (FCO). The ACS-3 can help eliminate or reduce liquid nitrogen usage and associated hazards from any laboratory and offers an incredibly return on investment.
An impressive demonstration of the speed, accuracy and capabilities of laser tube cutting.
A video clip showing what powder coating is and how powder coating works. The particles that are coated consist of various elements that are discussed further in the video. The video shows how powder coating achieves a continuous and homogenous layer on a substrate.
This video shows brazing a copper rod and bracket using Ambrell induction heating system.
Science fiction has been predictiong forceshield and death rays but the reality of this technology is closer than we think. Its called Directed Energy Weapon which can shoot 300,000 faster than conventional bullets!! This is a good video showing the future and current laser weapon technology in airborne situation and in hostage situation.
The Stanford Nanoelectronics Group presents "Nanotechnology - Carbon Nanotube Electronics", a short educational video on nanotechnology and carbon nanotubes
A video clip showing the production of aluminum cans. Aluminum never deteriorates and therefore can be recycled completely unlike plastics. The video demonstrate the manufacturing of aluminum cans starting from a aluminum sheet that is made into circular shape by a punch press machine, drawing into a can-shape, cleaning using using hydrochloric acid and deionized water, through to varnishing and printing the outside of the can, as well as coating the inside of the can and finally necking. Inspection and packaging aspects are also covered.
This video shows induction heating of steel strip from Ambrell.
This video shows the assembling of EASYHEAT LI from Ambrell Induction.
This video shows brazing of three nut and shaft assemblies using Ambrell induction system.
This video shows you how to use the Agilent U2723A SMU to draw the I-V curve for FET.
This video shows on-site stocking program from Thermo Scientific. It can save time, money and reduces waste and eliminates delay.
Short performance demonstration of the Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum Solutions MAGiNTEGRA App.
This video shows the super-high flow control performance and accuracy of SLA5800 Series MFC (mass flow controller) from Brooks Instrument.
This video demonstrates a single source nanoparticle deposition system from Mantis Deposition.
This video illustrates how to clean the cell windows of Malvern’s Mastersizer 3000. The Mastersizer 3000 particle size analyzer provides fast and exact distributions of particle size for both dry and wet dispersions.
This video demonstrates non-destructive testing (NDT) with advanced dimensional inspection process of friction welds by American Friction Welding (AFW). The company uses a combination of robotic and manual quality inspection equipment. AFW performs both NDT and destructive quality testing.
This video shows Jong Yoo, V.P. of Technology and Marketing at Applied Spectra, discussing the technology of laser ablation and why it is a green technology.
A video clip showing the current, near term and future applications of Rapid Prototyping in the medical industry.
This video shows blasting with Duralum Special White from Washington Mills.
This video produced by Corus describes in detail the hot rolling process for steels. There is emphasis on the hot rolling equipment used to produce various profiles and how it can be used to produce profiles with high degrees of accuracy.
This video shows Colin Thurston, Product Director at Thermo Fisher Scientific, discussing the challenges involved in food production.
In this excerpt Tyler Liebig talks about the tackling the cassette labeling challenges with the Thermo Scientific PrintMate and LabMate point-of-use labeling solutions.
Scuba tanks must withstand massive pressures. The production process involves procedures such as deep drawing, hot spinning, heat treatment, machining, shot blasting and sometimes hot dip galvanized as well being hydrostatically tested.
Premium performance for wet and dry grinding, mechanical alloying, mixing and homogenising with reliable results down into the nano range -- now more powerful and safer than before due to double drive power and automatic clamping of the bowls.
This short video from FedTech shows large stainless steel gears being machined using waterjet cutting techniques.
This video demonstrates the functioning of the Nopatech patternless sand moulding technology introduced by Saguenay Foundry
Using waterjet cutting to produce copper gaskets by FedTech.
This video shows the soldering of copper plate with the help of Ambrell EASYHEAT induction heating system.
This video displays X-MET7000 handheld energy dispersive X-ray fluorescence analyser from Oxford Instruments Industrial Analysis. The X-MET7000 can be used in trace elements and treated wood analysis, scrap metal sorting, mining, soil screening, precious metals testing and RoHS compliance screening.
A demonstration of a remote laser welding using an industrial laser welding robot with 1 meter standoff distance showing exceptionally fast welding time and with high quality and performance.
An introduction to the TANDEM: the online tablet characterization PAT tool from Bruker Optics.
A video demonstration on the piezoelectric and reverse piezoelectric effect for MAE/ECE 535 with everyday household appliances.
This short video from American Friction Welding provides an overview of the types of parts that can be produced using friction welding.
This video clip from BBS shows the manufacturing and technology of producing alloys wheels for road cars to racing cars made from light alloy metals from design to manufacture of the finished item.
A video clip showing the characteristics of how mixture of reinforcement fibres and matrix, commonly known as prepreg, simplifies and speeds composite layup.
This video shows the fabrication of carbon fiber with complete line systems from Harper International.
This video shows the Beacon program from Harper International focuses on greener future in carbon fiber production.
Unlike many particle sizing techniques, electrical sensing zone (Coulter principle) data are unaffected by samples composed of particles having an assortment of optical properties, densities, and shapes. Size distribution is determined by analyzing, one at a time, each particle from a representative subset of the introduced sample quantity.
Laminated glass consists of two or more layers of glass with layers PVB between them. Advantages and applications of laminated glass are described.
In this video industry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights slide and cassette labeling in the histology lab using SlideMate.
A video clip showing the applications of Magnetic Metals from miltary applications to home electronics, to industrial controls, telecommunications to aerospace. Materials include nickel alloy motors and transformer laminations and custom cobalt laminations.
This video from World Auto Steel explains the very basic terminology and lots of pictures life cycle assessment and its importance for vehicle emissions regulations.
This video from FedTech demonstrates how a waterjet cutter can be programmed to cut a "pizza" into the logo of the Boston Celtics NBA team logo.
This video from Rigaku shows two summer interns demonstrates the quick soak method.
The eXPRESS Line furnaces from Thermcraft as so-named due to their short 2 week lead time to be manufactured. Jim Miller points out the key features and options of the split tube furnace range.
The iPhone app from AZoM.com gives you the world of materials in the palm of your hand. It offers you a totally portable way to locate materials solutions, suppliers and products as well as providing you with the latest materials news, conveniently broken down into categories to suit various industry sectors.
This ocrporate video provides an overview of the services that FedTech provides. Namely waterjet and laser cutting on an industrial scale.
This video shows the brazing the carbides to a steel metal plate with the help of Ambrell induction heating system.
This video from World Auto Steel says about a very special element that shaped the planet earth.
Discussion on the impact of nanotechnology on the environment and human safety issues. The lack of government regulation and standard is a growing concern for professionals working in the nanotechnology field.
This short video from FedTech demonstrates the versatility of waterjet and laser cutting processes. In particular it shows how the processes can be used to cut thick, thin, hard and soft materials.
The 240-7B Alfa Laboratory Sample Cutter from Thwing-Albert is a pneumatic air operated cutting machine used for sample preparation. It is used for cutting materials such as paper, cardboard, plastic, film, rubber, textiles, nonwovens, metal foils etc. This short video provides a demonstration of how easy the instrument is to operate.
Milk powder transfer from one TANGO FT-NIR Spectrometer to another one from Bruker Optics.
A video clip describing what nanomanufacturing involves and its applications and how nanomanufacturing will usher in the next global industrial revolution and replace our current manufacturing base with development of lighter and stronger alloys, higher strength materials,enhanced metal cutting tools,scratch resistant coatings are amongst the few applications.
This video demonstrate the synthesis of nylon from the chemical reaction between sebacoyl chloride with a diamine (1,6-hexanediamine).
This video illustrates the direct rock sampler field kit from Thermo Scientific. The direct rock sampler kit offers a unique solution for on-site XRF analysis in mining.
This application video shows the installation of EASYHEAT LI induction heating system from Ambrell Induction.
Most people are familiar, or at least have come into contact with stainless steel on an almost daily basis. This informative video details how stainless steel is produced from scrap metal. The video then goes into the production of stainless steel strip from slab as well as cleaning scale and stress relieving so that it is easier to process.
This video shows Systec 210-430, a hydraulic injection molding machine from Sumitomo(SHI)Demag that comes with IMD and IML multi-touch PolyIC display in a single moulding step.
A video demonstration of showing the process involved in Cr2O3 thermal plasma spraying.
Diamonds are expensive to mine and produce. However, Gemesis is now producing artificial diamonds using a high pressure process that takes 4 days per stone.
This video shows the most advanced rotary tube furnace from Harper International.
A video showing the structure and function of the electron microscope (EM). It details all the different compartments of the electron microscope and the theory and principle of the electron microscope generate its images of various samples. A very detail and precise demonstration.
A video demonstrating the new plant based-resin paint made of corn developed by Sharp as an alternative environmental energy source. Sharp has coated many of its consumer based electronic products based on this paint. This paint dried quickly and can be easily produced.
A demonstration of phenolic machining at 1000 inches per minute using an Anderson Stratos SUP.
A detailed look at how the resistance spot welding process works and how it forms effective joins between metals.
This video from ARBURG focuses on the requirements of the customers and provides them with its technology and services directly on the location.
A demonstration of laser cutting cold rolled steel by FedTech.
This short video from FedTech demonstrates how titanium strip can be cut into intricate and accurate parts using waterjet cutting.
This video shows advanced Oxidation Oven technology from Harper International.
This application video reviews edge cutting epoxy woven glass using a PCNC 1100 CNC mill. The application example involves cutting individual printed circuit boards (PCBs) out of a larger panel.
This video shows the working of specimen grinder from Zwick Roell. The specimen is grinded with wet grinding technology.
Plastic money was pioneered in Australia in 1988 and this video takes a look inside the Australian mint to see how it is produced. All the way from raw materials, via the biggest bubble in the world, through to laser etching and printing, this video covers the entire production process.
This video demonstrate the process of producing UV conformal coating using UV conveyor processing. The UV oven is an inline system with full images of a UV conformal coating curing.
Epoxy is great for gluing together a variety of materials. From glass to stone, the video demonstrates why epoxy glue is what you need to use to get a lasting bond.
This video shows wide band gap power semiconductor device fabrication from Oxford Instruments.
A video clip showing how steels are cut during the manufacturing and fabrication process of steels after being delivered to the steel stockyard.
This video shows the various processes used by Rays Wheels to manutacture both forged and cast aluminium wheels for road cars
Many types of steel are treated with heat to increase toughness and resistance to wear. The effectiveness of this process depends on the steel's carbon content. When the steel is heated above its transformation temperature (720°C), the carbon changes the steel's crystalline structure to an austenite. The harder, more brittle steel is then quickly cooled or quenched.
A video demonstrating how the atomic force microscope (AFM) works and how the AFM is use to to look closer into the structures of nanomaterials.
This video demonstrates Malvern’s Mastersizer 3000 Aero. The Aero S is a dry powder disperser, which is developed by understanding the power dispersion. The disperser is suitable for applications in the measurement range of 100nm to 3.5mm and delivers effective de-agglomeration of samples without any particle damage for both fragile and robust materials.
Demonstration of waterjet cutting of titanium by FedTech.
A video clip detailing the process of plastic injection molding from automatic/manual raw material introdction through to the raw product. Also outlined is how external heating fans are used to introduce additional heat to the injection barrel. These are controlled by thermocouples to moderate the amount of heat they add.
This video shows a the patented wire strand annealing process developed by Thermcraft and Tire Wire Technology LLC. The process utilizes liquid quenchant fluidized bed technology.
This video demonstrates the pattern-free iron castings using Saguenay Foundry’s Nopatech. The company developed this new moulding technology to produce complex iron castings without pattern in just a few days.
This video demonstrates the handling process of bulk powder using the safety containment solutions from Flow Sciences.
Have you ever wondered how they made those ceramic knives that never go blunt? This short video shows the entire process including pressing, sintering, hot isostatic pressing or HIPing, laser marking and polishing and buffing.
A beautiful video showing the scale of nanometer and how carbon nanotubes are incorporated into today's semiconducotr chips. Through the use of electrical contact we can link our dimension to the scale of the nanotubes.
A video clip from Corus showing the use of steel plasma cutting as an alternative cutting method for cutting steel. The video demonstrates the process of how steel plasma cutting is performed. Steel plasma cutting with a copper tip can reach temperature of 20,000 degree celcius with a velocity approaching the speed of sound.
A demonstration of high speed milling of Ti6Al4V titanium alloy using Surfcam's patented TrueMill technology.
n this video industry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights slide and cassette labeling in the histology lab.
The Nanoparticles by Design for Nanotechnology and Biomedical Applications Unit of the Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University demonstrate the Mantis NanoGen Trio nanoparticle deposition system.
FedTech demostrate how Teflon shapes can be produced using waterjet cutting techniques.
This video demonstrates the powerful 12V DC hammer mill field kit from Thermo Scientific. The electric hammer mill kit offers a unique solution for on-site XRF analysis in mining.
In this video Stephanie Urriola, Product Line Director from Thermo Scientific talks about the National SureStop vial.
A video discussing the future of the nanotechnology industry in the upcoming century as it will become a multi trillion dollar industry in next decade. The question that is people are trying to determine is, will it be a green industry ? Researchers are spinning gold and copper nanoparticles to target tumor cell and cancer patients. Which deals with particles that are toxic to human beings.
This video clip details what nanotechnology is from a fundamental understanding point of view. It addresses the fact that nano-sized materials behave differently to their bulk analogies. Reasons for the different behaviour of nanomaterials are outlined.
This video shows the carbon fiber fabrication with complete line systems from Harper International.
This video illustrates the production of a two impressions pillow block without pattern with the help of Nopatech patternless moulding technology from Fonderie Saguenay.
The introduction of thermal sensors into tools and moulds can improve process performance. The incorporation of TFX thermal sensors will not interrupt any aspect of the parts or their manufacture. Furthermore, the use of thermal sensors can bring improved understanding of your manufacturing process, resulting in productivity gains and lower rejection rates.
Ever been asked what materials science is? If so, just send people to this apage for the answer. An interesting compilation put together by the staff and students at the Department of Materials Science at UNSW.
The ZSX Primus Series of wavelength dispersive X-Ray fluorescence spectrometers from Rigaku continues the tradition of delivering accurate results in both a timely and seamless manner, with unsurpassed reliability, flexibility, and ease of use to meet any challenges in the lab.
This informative video provides an overview of the the rotational molding process. It outlines all stages of the process from the making of the molds, to the materials and the actual forming process. There is also a strong focus on the applications of products produced using the rotational molding process.
Hardness testing is the most commonly applied inspection methods. Proceq NDT introduce a short video on the Equotip Piccolo, themost widely used portable metal hardness tester. The video discusses the different parts and functions to the portable metal hardness tester by Proceq NDT.
A descriptive video showing from United States Steel the production and manufacturing of steel from the extraction of crude iron ore to the custom manufacturing of steel. The wide range of applications makes steel the most widely used metal around the world. The video shows the many heat treatments including coating, annealing, tempering, that can be performed on steel that give it its unique properties.
This is an instructional video showing how to make a mold from silicone rubber. Silicone rubber molds provide high accuracy and self releasing properties. They are also heat resistance, possess excellent tear strength and elongation and are suited to a wide variety of mold applications and can be used to cast a range of materials.
This short video from American Friction Welding shows the friction welding process can be used in an automated fashion for long production runs. One advantage of a long continuous run is consistent quality, which is in addition to high production efficiencies.
A demonstration of waterjet cutting of insulation materials by FedTech.
Demonstration of construction of a concrete swimming pool via shotcrete.
This video shows an inline beverage analysis using Anton Paar’s Cobrix 5. The Cobrix 5 measuring system is specially designed for the beer and beverage industries.
This video shows the digital inkjet machine from TenCate. This machine has multiple print heads, which deposits various drop size.
In this video, customers at PDAC 2012 share their business experiences of using Thermo Scientific portable XRF analyzers in the mining and exploration industry.
This video from Brooks Instrument shows the reliable and accurate flow meter and flow controller solutions that are used in various industries such as oil, gas and petrochemicals, biopharmaceuticals, micro-electronics, solar and alternative energy, LED, analytical instrumentation, medical devices, and catalyst research & process intensification.
This video demonstrates the capabilities of Fonderie Saguenay’s Nopatech sand moulding technology without pattern.
This video shows brazing a brass fitting to a brass tube using Ambrell induction heating system.
In this video industry expert Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific highlights slide and cassette labeling in the histology lab.
A video clip showing how surface treatment with Fricso polymer materials can help reduce friction and energy consumption and hence reducing running and maintenance costs. This technology allows friction reduction and energy consumption by treating metal surface on existing production line. A nano layer deposition with oil retaining capabilities is created.
This video shows heating a welded steel tube with Ambrell induction heating system.
The New Boeing 747 with the Airborne Laser (ABL) can track and destroy any intercontinental missles. The laser can be shot hundreds of kilometres. The aircraft is covered with IR sensors to detect any missile launch.
This video demonstrates the custom friction welding process of dissimilar materials by American Friction Welding (AFW). The ISO 9001:2008 certified company offers a fully automated friction welding system and a large and unique shaped component friction welds.
This video shows the hardening of saw bit teeth by induction heating.
The IH15a from Across International is a laboratory sized induction heater suited to melting, welding and surface heating of materials. It features a very compact size and digital controller that can control heating rate, soak time and cooling rate. It can be supplied with crucibles such as graphite or silica crucibles in alumina jackets.
A video clip showing the process of extrusion blow molding which describes the use of the center feed assembly and the side-feed assembly. Also discuss the different types of dye tooling
This video shows the features of the ASPEX Rx foreign particle analyzer for characterization of particles of pharmaceutical products. The ASPEX Rx is a "dedicated interface" product exclusively designed for the automated detection, counting, and characterization of sub-micron particulate material in the pharmaceutical industry. Developed in conjunction with one of the world's leading pharmaceutical companies, it represents the only integrated solution for microcontamination quality control on the pharmaceutical production floor.
Particular Colloids produce gold, silver, titanium, zinc, magnesium and copper metallic nanoparticles in acetone by laser ablation.
Anodizing certain metals such as aluminum, titanium can produce certain optical characteristics. This video clip provides an in depth explanation of how the process works with a detailed demonstration.
This video shows the reclaiming of drill bit with Ambrell Induction heating system.
A video clip animation showing the process by which powders are compacted in the powder metallurgy process. The animation demonstrates the automated process used to produce green powder compacts.
In this video Tyler Liebig from Thermo Scientific talks about the cryosectioning. The new cryostat has ergonomic design, intuitive touch-screen and smooth joy-stick operation.
The eXPRESS Line furnaces from Thermcraft as so-named due to their short 2 week lead time to be manufactured. Jim Miller points out the key features and options of the box furnace range.
This video shows the heating of metal pipe using Ambrell Induction Heating system.
This video shows brazing a copper assembly using Ambrell induction heating system.
A video clip from Finmetal showing the essential use of nickel in stainless steel, the diverse applications nickel has on our everyday life and nickel being one of the essential metal for industrial expansion in today's modern countries.
A Short Documentary on How Carbon Fiber Cellos are Made
Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum is setting High-Tech standards with high vacuum pumps of the TURBOVAC Series. Whether magnetically levitated or with mechanical rotor suspension, these high vacuum pumps always deliver best performance.
This video shows the hardening process with the help of Ambrell induction heating system.
In this video Ted Diamond of Composition Materials discusses more efficient method of paint removal when reconditioning submarines.
A video clip shows how the Suzuki Precision is pushing the limits, as customer needs are becoming more demanding in fields such as medical science, biotechnology and the semiconductor industry witht he advancement of nanotechnology. These industries are requiring more sophisticated cutting tools and cutting processes with various types of metal are required. In particular Suzuki Precision works with titanium developing processing technologies to produce cost effective finished items.
Brooks Instrument manufacture a wide range of thermal mass flow controllers. Nigel Glover quickly runs us through some of their range and introduces us to the new GF40 series thermal mass flow controllers with multi-gas control. This feature allows them to make changes to process gases during a a single run.
A video demonstrating how nanotechnoloyg is revolutionising the future of medical detection. The development and advacnement of nanoscale detection sensorssa are giving scientists the ability to detect cancer and other diseases at its early stages. This video shows the development of two such sensors made only possible by embracing micro and nanotechnology.
A video clip discussing the approach of how emerging nanomaterials in medicine are being engineered and how existing material properties are being optimized for producing new nanomaterials. These emerging nanomaterials are the work of interdisciplinary collaboration between different fields within the scientific community.
This video shows the overmolding of filigree metal pins with plastics by injection molding machine from ARBURG.
A tour through a PET sheet co-extrusion production line
This video shows the melting of suspended copper by induction heating from Ambrell Induction.
Spherical Solar cells -In the quest for finding renewable energy sources, a revolutionary spherical solar cell competes with traditional solar cell. It can harness reflective and diffuse solar light and direct light from all direction. Connected in parallel or in series and in different shapes and sizes. For powering different products like windows. Molten silicon is used in the production and the process that its made, no silicon is wasted.
This video shows brazing a centerpiece onto a bronze/brass door handle with the help of Ambrell induction heating system.
This short video from American Friction Welding shows how trailer axles are produced in an automated fashion using friction welding. The automated process includes flash removal following the friction welding of the components.
This video shows tempering of the steel studs threads using Ambrell induction heating system.
VACVISION vacuum controller from Leybold Vacuum is a multi-tasking vacuum controller which is quick of the mark, unmistakable and plug&play. The VACVISION automatically recognises the connected components.
This video takes the viewer through the manufacturing process of an Intel 45nm chip factory. The technology behind the 45nm chip and the machine and process required for manufacturing one of the world's smallest transistors.
A video clip showing how Ecology Coatings using liquid nanotechnology, and vitually no harmful materials in the production process can save energy, reduce wastage which increases efficiency. These coatings are ultraviolet curable and provide an abrasion resistant surface with excellent adhesion. Comparisons are drawn to traditional coating processes and coatings.
This video shows the fast response performance of SLA5800 Series MFC (mass flow controller) from Brooks Instrument.
This video explains the basics of induction heating, introduces Ameritherm and previews our product line.
Getter firing is used in manufacturing to extend the life of laser tubes, neon tubes, fluorescent lamps, other high intensity lamps and television picture tubes.
This video shows annealing of stainless steel tubing using Ambrell induction heating system.
This animation depicts how the galvanizing process works and the various stages and operations involved.
Jim Miller from Thermcraft introduces us to the Protege split tube furnace, the latest addition to the eXPRESS line of furnaces. The all in one unit includes controller, power supply and heating elements. The semi-exposed elements enable rapid heating rates, up to the maximum working temperature of 1100°C.
This video shows the short clamping-length specimen grips from Zwick Roell. The short clamping-length grips are used for testing sintered metal specimens.
With a manufacturing team averaging more than 30 years' experience in the specialty fastener business, Las Vegas, Nevada-based Vegas Fastener Manufacturing (VFM) specializes in the hot forging of high-temperature and corrosion-resistant alloys for the manufacture of bolts, nuts, screws, sockets, and studs. Established in November 1998 and having 150 employees, Vegas Fastener serves industries worldwide, including aerospace, power generation, military, marine, construction, transportation, mining, environmental, bulk paper, food processing, and petrochemical applications.
This video shows the applications, features and properties of conformal coating, potting, encapsulating, conductive coatings, form in place gaskets, silicone molds, fixtures, board cleaning in electronic component production and the technologies currently used in conformal coatings.
Demomstration of waterjet cutting a ceramic coated titanium part by FedTech.
This video shows Rigaku’s Smart Sample Loading System, which is specifically designed to allow holderless sample handling on deck on the ZSX Primus WDXRF spectrometer.
A video by Ocean Optics on how to calibrate the wavelength of a spectrometer. Spectrometer will drift slightly due to time and environmental conditions. This video details the steps in verifying and calibrating your spectrometer and the instruments required.
This video shows induction heating of cylinder liner with the Ambrell induction heating system.
Simon Milner from PANalytical shows us their Eagon 2 fully automatic fusion instrument used for preparing fusion bead samples for XRF (x-ray fluorescence) samples. He shows us how the system works and it's safety features to protect the operator from coming into contact with hot materials.
The shielded metal arc welding process is described and demonstrated and its application spoken about.
The process of making aluminum is described. Starting with the raw material bauxite and going via the Bayer process, we see the aluminum production procedure.
ThermoFab launched its Thermoforming Superhero video. The Superhero was created to provide a fresh, fun explanation on the process of thermoforming plastics and on ThermoFab's unique capabilities to go from concepts on a napkin to finished product in 6 weeks.
What gives a race car the winning edge ? How do aircraft landing gears sustain the heavy punshiment of stress ? This video explains the process and applications of shot peening technology in improving product performance.
This video shows the comparison of Hand-held Decapper and Manual method from Thermo Scientific.
This short video from Fedtech describes the benefits of waterjet cutting and capabilities of the process. It also provides a demonstration of the waterjet process cutting plastic sheet.
A video using magnesium engine case cleaing on a Porsche 911.
A video clip showing the future of lightweight material, Magnesium. Alloy composing of titanium alumina are already in existence for the construction industry. A new lightweight material is required for automotive and aerospace industry. Magnesium which is the lightest of all metal display many potentials. The video demonstrate the properties of magnesium (Mg), the challenges associated with using magnesium (Mg), the characterization and processing of these lightweight magnesium alloys.
Using a waterjet cutter to machines a nickel superalloy component for use in an advanced jet engine.
This training video from Ambrell illustrates how to heat with an EASYHEAT Small (1.2-2.4kW).
A multi layer titanium part is cut at an angle using a waterjet cutter. This video produced by FedTech.
Laser cutting stainless steel by FedTech.
The Ferrari F1 racecar set a record winning double titles. Crucial to this achievement was the incorporation of aluminum forged 2 piece wheels featuring the world-renowned BBS. This video demonstrate how aluminium forging has helped in the development process.
This video shows induction heating of a welded rod from Ambrell. Here the rod which is welded at the center is heated with EASYHEAT induction heating system.
Zircar's David Hoskins demonstrates the simple operation and key features of the Hot Spot 110 1700°C high temperature laboratory furnace.
This video shows the new Smart Sample Loading System (SSLS) by Rigaku that adds a new degree of flexibility to the ZSX Primus WDXRF platform.
All models from the DRYVAC platform have been designed and adapted to the special needs of your processes. DRYVAC pumps and system combinations are rugged, reliable and durable, ready to fulfill stringent process requirements.
This video shows the periodic table app for plasma etch and deposition process from Oxford Instruments.
A demonstration of the Friction Stir Welding (FSW) process on a pipe.
This video illustrates Anton Paar’s new series of MCR Rheometers, which are based on a state-of-the-art technology.
The dynamic image technique looks at particles in motion, providing additional critical information. Besides particle size, numerous shape parameters are obtained. As the images are taken, statistical data for all measurement parameters are calculated and recorded. At the same time, thumbnail images of each particle are saved for post-analysis viewing and screening.
This video shows rig setup calibration from Mecmesin. Precision test instruments and systems that are accurate, reliable and excellent value for money are offered by Mecmesin.
A video clip providing a basic understanding of heat treatment of metals and alloy structures. A description of crystallography and crystallization changes that occur and how they affect the properties of metals and alloys.
This video from Composition Materials shows the corn cob blasting process in log home restoration.
Have you ever wondered how a bowling ball is made? Watch this video and you will no longer take the humble bowling ball for granted. Production of bowling balls is a multi stage process and an exact art, with more in a bowling ball then you may have thought.
Demostration of copper gasketrs being produced using waterjet cutting techniques, by FedTech.
This video shows a range of machined complete products from American Friction Welding. The company offers high-quality friction welds manufactured to exact industry and customer specifications.
This video gives an introduction to plastic media blasting (PMB) from Composition Materials.
This video shows how the efficiency can be improved through the combination of optimized plastics material and perfect machine technology.
This video shows Millie Ullah, a bioprocess expert, talking about Thermo Scientific’s Single-Use Mixer DS 300 system, an advanced and flexible docking station utilized for liquid mixing and transfer.
A short introductory video describing how a typical Internal Combustion Engine Piston is machined from aluminium.
This video from CAS DataLoggers shows wiring an A2-05 RTD Probe for the Accsense Monitoring System.
This video shows the footage of Walnut Shell Blasting at the Norfolk Navy shipyard from Composition Materials.
This video describes Harper International offers complete carbon fiber lines ranging from small scale scientific systems to 3M and 4M wide process systems.
This video shows a patent-pending, mobile precious metal refiner, the Assay on Wheels, which uses a Thermo Niton XRF.
This video shows Malvern’s Mastersizer 3000 particle size analyzer. The analyzer provides fast and exact distributions of particle size for both dry and wet dispersions. The analyzer works on different particle size ranges from nanometres to millimetres.
A video clip showcasing the new CO2 laser cutter. Concentrated high energy carbone dioxide laser cutting tool with a spot precision of 10 microns capable of cutting narrow deep groves on surface materials with ultra precision. Since cullets are not produced it makescleaning much easier. Discusses the common problems of producing glass cullets and how this new laser overcomes these conventional problems.
A video clip showing how titanium has revolutionize the aerospace industry with the world's fastest plane, the SR71, being built from titanium. The video shows the manufacturing of titanium from the mining of the titanium ore and takes it through the complex and expensive processing of the titanium which can take up to six months.
This video provides an overview of the metal injection molding process, itself a powder metallurgy production process. From the blending of metal powders and binders, to the pressing of green parts, to the sintering of compoents, this vidoe provides an excellent review of the entire production process.
A video explaining the process of vacuum bag molding and the curing process to produce composite materials and can be applied to differet shape and sizes.
This short video from Simtec Silicon Parts demonstrates the two shot injection transfer process for producing liquid silicone parts (LSR)
A demonstration of waterjet cutting from a thick blocl of aluminium by FedTech.
Hiden Analytical's Mark Buckley explains the operation and capabilities of the Hiden EQP mass spectrometer which is used for plasma characterisation. It is typically used by process development engineers and research technicians to optimise plasma conditions for the manufacture and fabrication of new and novel devices.
Brazing is a heating process in which two or more like or unlike materials are joined together by means of another metal alloy with a lower melting point. Induction heating provides reliable, repeatable, non-contact and energy-efficient heat in a minimal amount of time without flame.
Exhibit at Pittcon 2013 and be part of the annual global conference and expo for laboratory science.
In this video Chido Okwuosa from Plansee gives guidance about tungsten heavy metals which is used for radiation shielding.
Athena is a Finite Element Simulation code developed by EDF. The CIVA Athena 2D module will be available soon. It will then be possible to add it to your CIVA UT Module license. This new Module is the first coupling between CIVA and a Finite Element code to be commercially released.
In this video, Thermo Scientific introduces portable, compact and battery-powered sample collection and preparation tools. These tools provide a complete lab-to-field solution for on-site XRF analysis in exploration and mining.
This video clip from Corus shows the coating of fabricated steel members for building and construction applications. Decorative and functional coatings are applied once fabrication is complete. The types of coatings are dictated by design regulations and architectural demands. Intumescent coatings are detailed. Read More

A video demonstrating the process of vacuum infusion on a civid hood frame.
This video shows soldering a rivet onto a steel tank cap by induction heating from Ambrell.
A video clip produced by PPG detailing the process of glass manufacturing and production. An informative video that demonstrates how the float glass process works. A start to finish process showing the melting or raw materials such as sand, gypsum, soda ash and limestone in the furnace, through to annealing and finally to the packaging and final inpection.
Aluminum can be polished effectively and inexpensively with the use of vinegar or with a paste in the form of ketchup.
This video shows the next generation of advanced laser marking workstations from FOBA.
As consumers requires faster gadgets and instruments there is a need for more smaller faster chips. Lithography is the key to making chips smaller. A new technology called Immersion is making more powerful semiconductor chips using water in the production process. 8 million wafers has being produced by this method since 2008. Watch and find out how !!
This video illustrates non-destructive testing (NDT) of friction welds by American Friction Welding (AFW), which is an ISO 9001:2008 certified U.S. company. AFW provides high-quality and cost-effective friction welding systems.
This video shows a strand annealing furnace from Thermcraft. The process shown uses technology patented by ThermCraft and Tire Wire Technology LLC. and involves liquid quenchant fluidized bed technology.
This video shows induction heating of steel gear ring from Ambrell.
This video from CAS DataLoggers describes the installation process of RTD temperature probes on the actions model a 113 wireless temperature pock.
Dr. Lou Vance, Chief Scientist at ANSTO tells us about a technology called Synroc that they have been developing over many years to neutralise nuclear waste. He tells us about the origins of Synroc, the structure of Synroc, how Synroc is made and its commercial success to date.
You have probably heard titanium, but did you ever know where it came from? This video answers that question. From the extraction of the ore, through to refining and purification using the Kroll process, to production of titanium sheets via forging, it's all here for you to see.
This video shows the pouring of a 16,000 lbs gray iron casting in a no-bake sand mould at Fonderie Saguenay.
Metals can be plated for various reasons. These may be for functional reason such as to improve wear or corrosion resistance to purely aesthetic reasons. Metals can be plated with other metals such as zinc, chromium or nickel for industrial purposes, while tin, brass, gold and silver are more commonly employed for aesthetic applications. This video details the entire process and shows how a cadmium plated aerospace component is produced.
This interesting video explains and demonstrates how the metal injection molding (MIM) and ceramic injection molding (CIM) process works. Advantages of the process are outlined and application areas that use parts produced using this process are also mentioned.
Laser Zentrum Hannover presented a range of micro and submicro structures, created by placing a solid material such as a metal, in a liquid and using short-pulsed lasers to break up the material into nanoparticles.
In this video Tyler Liebig highlights innovative cassette label printing with the Thermo Scientific PrintMate.