Article - 1 Feb 2017
Polyether ether ketone (PEEK) is a high-performance engineered polymer that has one of the highest strength-to-weight ratios of any thermoplastic, and has excellent heat tolerance.
Article - 25 Apr 2009
Advanced adhesives can improve the assembly of disposable and reusable medical devices.
Article - 20 May 2002
Composites are common place in automotive and aerospace applications, however they have not been exploited in building and construction. LTM provides a technology and advantages that could potentially...
Article - 20 Feb 2019
This article discusses PDVF or Polyvinylidene difluoride uses as a coating.
Article - 29 Mar 2013
Prepreg is a composite material in which a reinforcement fiber is pre-impregnated with a thermoplastic or thermoset resin matrix in a certain ratio. Prepregs have unique properties as they are cured...
Article - 24 May 2001
Various thermoplastics such as acrylonitrile butadiene styrene, fluoropolymers, polyamides, polyarylates, polycarbonate, polysulphones, thermoplastic polyesters and polyimides, polyoxymethylene,...
Article - 11 Dec 2013
High performance plastics are widely used in surgical instruments, medical devices, and in other instruments that need frequent autoclaving.
Article - 8 Nov 2013
Tissue and cell culture are important tools in numerous fields of biomedical research. Most steps of the tissue culture process make use of water including media and buffer preparation and glassware...
Article - 13 Feb 2019
This article discusses the economic and fast tooling options for custom builds and prototyping.
Article - 31 Aug 2018
The PAEK (polyaryletherketone) group’s matrices in thermostatic composites have garnered attention over the past decade.