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8/19/2015 | 1 MINUTE READ

CAMX 2015 preview: Airtech Advanced Materials

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Airtech Advanced Materials (Huntington Beach, CA, US) is featuring several products infusion-based molding processes in its booth.

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Airtech Advanced Materials (Huntington Beach, CA, US) is featuring several products infusion-based molding processes in its booth.

Premium Multi-Valve 408 has a solid body design that combines the male quick-disconnect and thru-bag connector. It eliminates threaded connections and potential leak paths. Stainless steel construction ensures corrosion resistance and long life. High-temperature O-ring and platinum cured silicone gasket give a long service. It is interface-compatible with Parker Snap-Tite 0.25-inch style quick disconnects. The valve mechanism and O-ring seals can be replaced to extend life.

BBH 1080 Hose is a durable high-temperature and high-pressure autoclave hose. The hose construction consists of an inner flexible stainless steel conduit overwrapped with a stainless steel braid. A stainless steel armor jacket covers the hose and protects it from the harsh autoclave and production environment.

Airflow 100 Armor Sleeve is a durable high-temperature and high-pressure autoclave vacuum hose. The hose construction features an outer steel armor jacket protecting the braided steel which holds a PTFE inner tube supported by a flexible steel spring conduit. This design prevents collapse from vacuum or autoclave pressures. It is also available with a 90° fixed end fitting on one or both ends.

Econobreaker 2R is an inexpensive, multi-purpose, rubber adhesive pressure-sensitive tape. This tape is ideal for holding down vacuum bagging materials, thermocouples and other layup items. Econobreaker 2R is suitable for room-temperature applications and heat cures to 177°C.

Vac-Gauge 40D is a versatile digital vacuum gauge used for leak detection and vacuum determinations under the vacuum bag. The gauge offers vacuum readings in four selectable units: mBar, mmHg, inHg, and Kpa.

Airtech Vacuum Test Unit is a compact, lightweight and easy-to-use device that can be used to test in-service equipment or to check equipment that has undergone maintenance like seal replacements on vacuum valves or end-fitting replacements on vacuum hoses.

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