Article - 30 Aug 2010
Mecmesin is a leading designer and manufacturer of force and torque test equipment. They offer precision test instruments and systems that are accurate, reliable and excellent value for money for a...
Article - 15 Jul 2010
Master Bond Inc. fast cure epoxies, polyurethane, silicones, cyanoacrylate and UV Cure systems are widely employed by manufacturers seeking maximum efficiency and greater productivity.
Article - 17 Nov 2008
SABIC Innovative Plastics Lexan GLX polycarbonate (PC) resin coated with Exatec 900 glazing allowed GM’s Advanced Design Studio to create sleek yet durable glazing elements for the EcoJet.
Article - 17 Oct 2008
Many exterior components on modern automobiles are fabricated from advanced polymer and composite materials.
Article - 26 Jul 2004
The 2005 Hummer H2 SUT is the latest vehicle in General Motors Corp.’s line-up to benefit from a lightweight, high performance nanocomposite material. Posted May 13 2004
Article - 10 May 2004
Naxxam LST from PolyOne are easy-to-use, high performance compounds offering a combination of lightness, stiffness and toughness. They incorporate nanoclay additions. Typical applications areas are...
Article - 23 Aug 2003
With automotive manufacturers increasingly turning to lighter materials such as composites, there is also increased pressure on them to recycle these materials. Pyrolysis is a process that can be used...
Article - 18 Jul 2003
Real-time x-ray inspection has become an integral part of Ford's development programmes. It has become so useful that they are expanding its use. The advantages, speed and convenience, range of...
Article - 2 May 2003
Polyolefin elastomers (POE) are a relatively new class of elastomers. They can be used as a stand alone materials or as an impact modifier for most plastics. The properties, applications and market...
Article - 3 Apr 2003
Bayer have developed the worlds first illuminated polymer parts. The all-in-one assemblies have a smart outer skin which generates light when a voltage is applied. Potential uses for this material are...