A comprehensive collection of product announcements provided by companies.
UK Flowtechnik (Nottingham, UK) has launched the trademarked VISCO.pump, a compact system designed specifically to enable the precise, automatic dosing of fluids and pastes.Silicone sheeting for vacuum bags
Rudolph Bros. & Co. (Canal Winchester, OH, US) has introduced FenForm silicone sheet for vacuum-based molding processes.Composite panels with antibacterial coating
LAMILUX (Rehau, Germany) has developed a new composite panel system that features a nanosilver-coated surface designed to provide antibacterial properties and kill germs within just a few hours.FRP chop gun
Graco (North Canton, OH, US) has launched its RS chop gun for the flexible and precise application of fiber-reinforced plastic (FRP) in the marine and other markets.Multi-purpose tape
Airtech Advanced Materials Group (Huntington Beach, CA, US) has introduced Econobreaker 2R, an inexpensive, multi-purpose, rubber adhesive pressure-sensitive tape.Zyvex nano-based toughener offers increased ease of use
Zyvex Technologies has launched ZNT-boost, an epoxy-composite toughening system based on carbon nanotubes (CNTs) for carbon and glass fiber composites.Daicel launches two cycloaliphatic epoxies
Daicel USA has launched two new grades of cycloaliphatic epoxies, Celloxide 8000 and Celloxide 8200, offering good heat resistance and strong flexural modulus properties.VOC-free resins for pultrusion, winding, infusion, and wet layup
A new line of Advalite vinyl hybrid liquid resins from Reichhold Inc. (Durham, NC, US) are low-viscosity products designed for high-performance structural applications, including those in the automotive and wind energy sectors.Water-based sizings for the fiber/thermoplastic resin interface
Michelman Inc. (Cincinnati, OH, US) introduced a number of new fiber sizings to support engineered thermoplastic resins.Thin-film damping material for laminates
Kraiburg GmbH & Co. (Waldkraiburg, Germany) had an interactive stand displaying laminate panels both with and without the company’s Kraibon lightweight rubber damping material.