WEB EXCLUSIVE: At next month’s Fakuma show in Germany, Wacker Chemie AG (U.S. office in Adrian, Mich.) will introduce two new liquid silicone rubber grades that achieve UL 94V-0 flammability rating without abrasive fillers.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: A new liquid injection moldable fluorosilicone rubber is formulated for o-rings, gaskets, seals, and precision parts in the automotive, aerospace, sensor, and oil industries.
Two European suppliers of liquid silicone rubber metering systems have come out with new versions in the past year.
Now there’s something besides liquid silicone rubber for liquid injection molding.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: Now there’s something besides liquid silicone rubber for liquid injection molding, or LIM.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: New KEG-2005 series liquid silicone rubber from Shin-Etsu Silicones of America, Inc.,Akron, Ohio, has enhanced tear strength to allow demolding thin-wall parts without damage and to provide better toughness in use.
A new 8-ton all-electric, verticalclamp, vertical-injection press has a two-station rotary table built for insert molding of small LSR parts.
A new LSR model of Babyplast hydraulic tabletop injection press comes from Cronoplast S.L. of Spain, represented here by Alba Enterprises Inc., Rancho Cucamonga, Calif.
A new variation on a hybrid-electric press, as well as special machines designed for liquid silicone rubber (LSR), thermoplastics compounded with carbon nanotubes, or a paper pulp/starch mixture were introduced at the IPF show in Japan by Nissei Pla...
Momentive Performance Materials, Albany, N.Y., has introduced highly transparent liquid silicone rubber (LSR) for optical applications like automotive LED lenses.