With the desire for renewable energy sources, coupled with
dependence on foreign oil, Americans are becoming increasingly
interested in alcohol/fuel blends. There are nearly 20 million flex
On June 16, 2017
Careful management of thermal interfaces is crucial to maintaining
the reliability and extending the life of electronic devices and
equipment. As each new electronic product generation requires
On May 23, 2017
For designers of electronics enclosures, conductive plastics offer
the benefit of lighter weight coupled with cost effective injection
molding. But for years, using traditional blended plastic...
On February 8, 2017
Efficiency gains in the automotive industry are not limited to
engine designs. Transmissions are also undergoing significant
changes to increase fuel mileage. To reduce friction and cope with
On September 29, 2016
Today’s cars are rolling computers. With the electronic
interconnectivity and functionality designed into the small space
of a driver’s console, automobile OEMs must ensure that one bad
On September 15, 2015
Is component traceability a requirement in your industry? In the
automotive industry, this has helped managed recall situations and
investigation of component failures. Are the food and beverage,...
On October 29, 2014
In 2011, the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
approved HFO (hydrofluoro-olefin)-1234yf refrigerant to replace the
HFC (hydroflurocarbon)-134a refrigerant which is currently the...
On August 7, 2014
Press-in-place seals are static face seals with rectangular cross
sections and self-retaining features integrated into the O.D. and /
or the I.D. of the seal profile. These press-in-place seals offer...
On June 27, 2013