A new UV laser wire and cable marking machine is said to be particularly suited to aerospace, automotive, and electronics parts.
Soliant LLC in Lancaster, S.C., a maker of paint-replacement films for in-mold decorating, has been winning awards for its “bright film” technology, which looks like chrome, since the film was introduced three years ago.
A high-speed, multicolor UV screen printer for graphics has been enhanced for use on a variety of flat substrates from plastics to glass.
A new thermoformable polycarbonate film from SABIC Innovative Plastics, Pittsfield, Mass., boasts a 1H pencil hardness rating, easy formability, and high impact resistance for insert-molded graphics in portable electronics.
Seal-It, div. of Printpack Inc., Farmingdale, N.Y. has developed biodegradable PLA shrink labels for glass and plastic containers.
A new servo-driven pad printer for large surfaces is capable of 17.5 tons of pad-compression power.
A radiometer that measures UV light is designed to monitor UV-curing processes.
Screen printers reportedly have a new screen-printable hard coating that will stretch and not fracture during thermoforming of plastic parts.
A new hand-held static detector, Model 983v2 Static Locator, was introduced at the recent K 2007 show in Germany by Meech International in the U.K. (U.S. office in Norton, Ohio). It uses automatic ultrasonic sensing of its distance from the surface ...
Two new lines of UV-cure and radiation-cure coating binders for plastics were recently unveiled by Bayer MaterialScience’s Coatings, Adhesives and Sealants business unit (U.S. office in Pittsburgh). Products in both lines can also be used for ...