News - 2 Feb 2011
Laser welding is on the advance, but it also has its limits: it has been impossible to fuse two transparent plastic components together - up until now. Researchers have now succeeded in circumventing...
News - 20 Dec 2010
Kamweld Technologies, Inc. (KTI) now provides competitively priced small lot quantities of plastic welding rod to fabricators in a variety of plastic types, colors & sizes.
The rods are...
News - 25 Jun 2010
Today, after decades of experience, the plastics industry has gained extensive knowledge of the mechanical and chemical characteristics of the material. Long-term cyclical loading, however, is an area...
News - 29 Jan 2008
Directors of UK company Cinpres Gas Injection were today celebrating after winning the longest running battle in the history of the English patent courts.
The company is a market leader in gas...
Article - 6 Jun 2001
Developments in the steel industry are helping stave off challenges from alternative materials such as aluminium and plastics in the automotive industry. Steel still dominates for many reasons which...
Article - 14 Apr 2003
The Omega III MCRI from Forward Technology Industries is a new spin welding system for joining of thermoplastics. Features of the system are described. Posted February 2003
News - 7 Jun 2011
An innovation in radio frequency (RF) plastics welding now enables manufacturers of medical bags and pouches to obtain the clarity, elasticity, and performance advantages of Medalist medical...
Article - 7 May 2015
Martin Frost – UK sales manager, Telsonic UK the wholly owned subsidiary of Telsonic AG Switzerland, talks to AZoM about the ultrasonic torsional welding.
Article - 23 May 2001
Aluminium, glass reinforced plastics and fibre reinforced composites are the main materials used in small commercial marine craft. Each of these materials has its place in the industry and its...
News - 19 Jul 2007
With the global expansion of the plastic pipe markets, the need for customised fittings to join pipe and create branch lines has also grown. Ewan Green (AMI) has described the growth in plastic pipe...