Article - 4 May 2001
Implementing foamed ABS gives increased rigidity compared to a part made from the same weight of solid material. Relative avantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
News - 3 Jun 2008
When it comes to producing large molded parts with thick walls and changes in wall thickness, injection molding using solid plastics is often stretched to its limits. Problems include sink marks,...
News - 10 Nov 2011
SABIC's Innovative Plastics business today announced that two automotive applications molded from its broad portfolio of thermoplastic materials received top honors at the 2011 Society of Plastics...
News - 13 Mar 2017
Researchers and professors at McGill University in Canada have worked with 3D printing a number of times, using the technology to 3D print better hip replacements, and even more absurd-sounding items,...
News - 7 Oct 2008
A jump in ridership due to the recent hike in gasoline prices has challenged public transportation agencies to accommodate more passengers while maintaining safety and performance. In booth #3353 at...
Article - 23 Oct 2017
TenCate Advanced Composites provides advanced, market leading fire-retardant composites for the aircraft interiors industry.
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
Article - 14 Feb 2017
Thermoplastics are considered greatly significant, as they are roughly 80% of all plastics used around the world.
Article - 6 Aug 2014
The attraction between molecules of dissimilar materials forms the principle of adhesion. For strong bonding with a substrate, an adhesive needs to ‘wet out’ the substrate by flowing across the...