Article - 6 Sep 2001
Very good impact strength even at low temperatures and large elongation at break compared with unmodified PP.
Article - 30 Aug 2001
Material components that require excellent stiffness to weight ratio properties are suitable for manufacture. Relative advantages, disadvantages and applications are listed together with a table of...
Article - 21 Jan 2020
This article discusses the extrusion of polymers during additive manufacturing using fused deposition modeling (FDM).
Article - 26 Sep 2018
The StreamLiner™ series of extruded tubing from Zeus can be used to produce the thinnest PTFE catheters available.
Article - 14 Jun 2017
PET samples with several additives and plain resin were mixed for a specific amount of time.
PEEK is a high-performance material with one of the highest strength-to-weight ratios of all engineered polymer. The material is a highly rigid plastic with exceptional lubricity and offers a non-stop...
Article - 18 Sep 2002
Concrete roof tiles can now be manufactured to look like many other types of roofing materials. Described herein are the origins of concrete roofing, production methods, use of pigments, efflorescence...
Article - 29 Oct 2001
Ticona have released Forton 9000, the first line of polyphenylene sulfide products to be approved for medical applications. The range consists of both reinforced and unreinforced variants for various...
Article - 30 Apr 2001
Techniques such as sheet moulding, pultrusion, filament winding, prepreg moulding and resin transfer moulding can be used to produce thermoset composites. These processes can be applied to a wide...
News - 28 Feb 2019
As per Teknor Apex, a new series of flexible PVC compounds for co-extruded profiles forms strong bonds with rigid vinyl substrates, yielding durable seal components for building and construction...