News - 7 Jul 2009
Imagine a soldier's uniform made of a special fabric that allows him to look in all directions and identify threats that are to his side or even behind him. In work that could turn such science...
The original optical comparator / profile projector was invented by J&L in 1919. Since then our innovative products, robust designs, and unparalleled accuracies have enabled us to sell more...
News - 15 Aug 2005
Joe Hynek pulled a high-tech hat off his desk and popped it on his head.
Look how this is made, he said from underneath a round and pointy rice paddy hat. The wrap-around nylon visor keeps sun and...
A 14" Horizontal Beam Benchtop Optical Comparator
News - 9 Jul 2013
We are all familiar with the crackling sound and one’s hair standing on end when taking off a synthetic sweater – which is at worst mildly discomforting. In industry however, the...
News - 9 Jun 2017
SDC Technologies (SDC), the renowned global leader in finest, high performance abrasion resistant coatings, introduced FormGard 100 thermoformable abrasion resistant coating for primer free adhesion...
News - 5 Oct 2016
As the sizes of offshore wind turbines increase, operators are finding it challenging to transport, install, disassemble, and dispose the gigantic rotor blades of these turbines. In partnership...
News - 30 Sep 2013
Extreme sports athletes push themselves—and their equipment—to the limit. To help them prevent injuries and perform their best, competitors in motocross, rally cross, skateboarding, BMX...
Article - 17 Jul 2013
Recent news regarding a scrapped space walk due to a ‘leak’ in an astronaut's spacesuit really does pose the question; What is an astronaut's spacesuit made up of?
Article - 7 May 2001
Cellulose proprionate (CP) is a derivative of cellulose when reacted with propanoic acid (the reagent).