Adhesion Promoter/Adhesion Primer

An adhesion promoter or adhesion primer is a type of chemical treatment specially formulated to improve the strength and performance of an adhesive. Adhesion promoters and primers are most beneficial when using tapes, but are also useful when using epoxies and other liquid adhesives.
A variety of adhesion primers and adhesion promoters exist, with unique formulas available for  use with various substrate materials. Special formulations are available for use with plastics like polypropylene, polyethylene, and ABS, metals and painted metals, glass, […]

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EDM (Electrical Discharge Machining)

Electrical discharge machining (EDM) is a subtractive manufacturing process in which the desired part or product shape is obtained using electrical discharges, or “sparks,” to remove material from an electrically-conductive metal workpiece. Material is removed via a series of rapidly recurring current discharges between two electrodes that are separated by a specialized dielectric liquid. The workpiece is submerged in this liquid and serves as one electrode; the second electrode is the “tool” which makes cuts, drills holes, or otherwise processes […]

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Submersible Pump

A submersible pump is, as the name suggests, a type of water pump with a hermetically sealed motor close-coupled to the body of the pump. This design allows the entire pump to be submerged in the fluid it is being used to pump.
The key advantage of a submersible pump over, say, a jet pump is that a submersible pump prevents pump cavitation—the formation of vapor cavities (or liquid-free “bubbles”) in a liquid, which, under high pressure, can implode and cause […]

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Gasket

A gasket is a mechanical seal used to fill the space betwixt two or more mounting surfaces. Gaskets are generally used to prevent leakage from or into the joined objects. These devices enable the reliable operation of machines with less than perfect mating surfaces by filling irregularities between those surfaces.
In most cases, gaskets are cut from sheet materials into the desired shape, or profile. A wide variety of materials are used to make gaskets; material selection varies by application, and […]

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Twist Tie Machine

A twist tie machine automatically applies and installs twist ties. They can be used to add twist tie seals to product packaging, such as bags, or to bundle individual products, such as coiled or wound cable. Many twist tie machines are capable of tying up to 60 ties per minute or more, providing improved packaging productivity in any application.
Though all twist tie machines perform differently, in general, these devices provide the following benefits:

Fast and precise twist tie installation
More secure (often […]

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