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Positive Displacement on the Benchtop

April 1, 2001
With the continuing trend toward smaller components and pitches, applicators are turning to mechanical dispensers because of their ability to deliver the required repeatability and accuracy, shot for shot, through the life of the syringe.
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Using High-Quality Ceramic Beads to Improve Milling Performance

March 27, 2001
Recent advancements in the quality, roundness and uniformity of ceramic grinding media have resulted in profound improvements in the entire “media mill process.”
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Manufacturer and Raw-Material Supplier Benefit From Semi-Bulk Material-Handling System

March 27, 2001
The adhesives and sealants industry is rethinking the traditional purchaser/supplier relationship.
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Workable Shrinkage Test for the Fiber Optic and Microelectronic Industries

March 27, 2001
It is recognized that existing standards for measuring adhesive properties are often poorly suited to the specific requirements of these high-performance applications.
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Adhesive System Ends Stress Cracking in Catheter Assembly

March 27, 2001
This soft, flexible catheter uses a “peel away,” splitable-needle introducer, a unique catheter insertion system for fragile veins.
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Stretchable Tape Offers Ventilation and Security to Produce Industry

March 27, 2001
As any grower knows, providing consistently high-quality produce in a competitive market does not stop at harvest.
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Additives Enhance Value of Pressure Sensitive Adhesives

February 28, 2001
Today, additives can offer everything from UV protection and product authentication to dissipating electrostatic discharge and magnet-receptive capabilities.
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Is America Suffering From Manufacturing Complacency?

February 28, 2001
Overseas competition had forced American manufacturers to go back to the table and formulate new strategies.
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A Wide Range of Thermoadhesives for the Garment Industry

February 28, 2001
Texiron® is a range of fusibles based on copolyamides, copolyesters, polyurethanes and polyolefins in the form of net shape, web and films.
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e-Marketplace Consolidates Resources for Specialty Converters

February 28, 2001
Selecterra, based in Chicago, has introduced www.selecterra.com.
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