A comprehensive collection of product announcements provided by companies.
As thermoplastic composites become more widely adopted, an old product is finding new uses.High-temperature tooling board
DUNA-USA (Baytown, TX, US) has introduced BLUE CORINTH HT 700, a new high-temperature tooling system that offers an operating temperature of 205°C and a Tg of 265°C.Resin system for rail applications
Huntsman Advanced Materials (The Woodlands, Texas) has introduced ARALDITE FST 40004/40005, a new resin system for resin transfer molding (RTM), infusion or pultrusion, designed for use in composites applications in the rail end market.Methacrylate adhesive system
Huntsman Advanced Materials (The Woodlands, TX, US) has introduced ARALDITE 2021-1 and ARALDITE 2022-1, two-component, toughened, methacrylate adhesive systems that replace ARALDITE 2021 and ARALDITE 2022 respectively.Remote machinery diagnostics
Fives Machining Systems (Fond du Lac, WI, US) has introduced a new remote diagnostics capability that allows machine operators to connect with Fives Cincinnati and Fives Giddings & Lewis experts via secure CNC screen sharing to diagnose and overcome...Laser-based surface texturing technology
Prima Power Laserdyne (Champlin, MN, US) has introduced LASERDYNE 795 and 430 BeamDirector, laser-based surface texturing systems that can add texture to metallic molds and tools.Prepreg, fabric placement tool
Airtech International Inc. (Huntington Beach, CA, US) has introduced Airsweep R2, a composite laminating tool for placement of prepregs and fabrics onto molds.Curing oven
Wisconsin Oven Corp. (East Troy, WI, US) has introduced the Express Batch Oven (EBO), for curing resins and adhesives, available in 26 sizes in either electric or gas models.Restricted substances software enhanced
Granta Design Ltd. (Cambridge, UK) has announced the latest enhancements to its GRANTA MI:Restricted Substances software, which helps aerospace and other engineering enterprises to de-risk their materials and processes, to design for compliance and ...Solid Edge CAD software updated
Siemens (Munich, Germany) has released the latest version of it Solid Edge CAD software (Solid Edge ST9), which now includes cloud-based licensing, user preferences and collaboration tools.