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Description: GlobalSpec’s Material Solutions e-newsletter informs engineers of the latest developments in ferrous and nonferrous metals, specialty alloys, glass, ceramics, fibers and fabrics, as well as plastics and composite materials. The editorial emphasis is on applications – how to make products that weigh less, are stronger, longer lasting, and more environmentally friendly. In short, the newsletter provides industry examples of new materials that are improving performance and cutting cost.
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Past Issues of this eNewsletter
Volume 3 - Issue 9 - 09/23/2014
Custom Master Alloys for Industry; Carbon Steel Beams Fabricated to Specification; Actually…It Is Easy Being Green; Enhanced Metal-to-Composite Bonding; Process Teflon®, Plastics, and Polymers; Flat Glass / Sheet Glass Washer; Hard-to-Find Materials; Epoxy Offers Outstanding Abrasion Resistance
Volume 3 - Issue 8 - 08/26/2014
Precision Specialty Insulation for Any Temperature; Your Choice for Storm Panel Protection; Actually…It Is Easy Being Green; Process Teflon®, Plastics, and Polymers; Looking for Quality Material? Look No Further.; See Video - Think Thin, Design Big; QuietFiber® Industrial Noise Absorption Material; The Ideal Microscope for Routine Inspection
Volume 3 - Issue 7 - 07/22/2014
Ceramic Materials for High Performance Applications; Roofing and Window Protection, Aluminum Pipe Fittings and Castings; Specialty Materials; PB-free Solders; High Density Tungsten Heavy Alloy; High Temperature Extensometer; Beryllium-free Mold Material
Volume 3 - Issue 6 - 06/24/2014
Polyurethane Core Material for Radomes; Carbon Steel Beams Fabricated to Specification; Custom Master Alloys for Industry; Tungsten Heavy Metal; Protective Coatings for Carbon Products; Pb-free Solders; Designing Cars with Aluminum to Meet Fuel Efficiency Regulations; Two Component Epoxy Offers Outstanding Abrasion Resistance; Drill vs Super Metal; Bond and Seal Instantly; Industrial Strength-convenient Packaging
Volume 3 - Issue 5 - 05/27/2014
Tungsten Allow; Custom Copper Shapes; Thermal Insulation for Industrial Buildings; Duct Spacers and Bore Spacers; Pb-free Solders; Industrial Noise Absorption Material; Coating Provides Superior Durability, Hardness, and Less Friction; System Provides In-line Color Control; Machining Technical Ceramics; Handheld Analyzer; Captive Screws, Assemblies, and Fasteners; Material Color and Appearance Control
Volume 3 - Issue 4 - 04/22/2014
Glass-Ceramic Stock and Custom Shapes; Composite Core; Carbon Steel Beams; Hard-to-Find Materials; White-light LED Illumination; Sapphire Windows; Pb-free Solders; Industrial Noise Absorption Material; Thermal Control Materials; UV Curing System; High Abrasion Anodizing Coating; Perforated Metal; Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code; Online M.S. in Engineering
Volume 3 - Issue 3 - 03/25/2014
Beryllium-free Mold Material; High Temperature Extensometer; Nylon Coating for Demanding Environments; High-density Alloys; Pipe Insulation; Vacuum Pumps; Pb-free Solders; High Precision Machining of Technical Ceramics, Sapphire, Glass, and Quartz; Cold Finished Steel Bars; Flat Glass Washing System
Volume 3 - Issue 2 - 02/25/2014
Copper Rod, Flat Wire, and Round Wire; Custom Cutting Solutions; Supplier of Hard-to-find Materials; Custom Elastomer and Rubber Compounds; High Precision Technical Sapphire and Ruby Products; Carbon Steel and Non-ferrous Metals and Alloys; Arc Flash Solutions; Resins for Assembly; Environmentally-friendly Electrodes; Tensile, Compression, and Bending Systems
Volume 3 - Issue 1 - 01/28/2014
Precision Specialty Insulation; Beryllium-free Mold Materials; Upright Materials Microscope; Forgings Production; Test Methods for Composite Materials; Aluminum Pipe Fittings and Castings; Refractory Metals and Specialty Fabricated Products; Lightweight, Load-bearing Panels; Surface Structures - 3D Visualization; Magnetic Shape Memory Alloy; Conjugate Pad
Volume 2 - Issue 12 - 12/24/2013
Bio-succinic Acid; Specialty Metals; PVD Deposition Systems; High-density Alloys; Machining Technical Ceramics; Tensile, Compression, and Bending Systems
Volume 2 - Issue 11 - 11/26/2013
Foils Almost Invisible to 1.0 mm Thick; Precision Protection at Any Temperature; Copper Connector Alloy; PVD Deposition Systems; Machining Technical Ceramics; Specialty Metals
Volume 2 - Issue 10 - 10/22/2013
High-density Tungsten Heavy Alloy; Heavy Gauge Stainless Steel Plate Solutions; Mechanical Wear Testing; Glass-Ceramic Shapes; Precision Machined Components; High-strength Adhesive; Recirculating Chillers; Copper Foam; Perforating Solutions; Forgings Production; Copper Nickel Silicon Alloy; Pb-free Solders
Volume 2 - Issue 9 - 09/24/2013
Variable Valve Timing Systems; Fiber and Fabric Heat Processing Solutions; Laser Fusion; Solid Carbide Drills; Materials for Complex Applications/Extreme Environments; Aluminum Pipe Fittings and Castings; Contract Manufacturing Services; Bearing Grade Composites; Precision Machining for Defense/Aerospace; Production of Special Metals; Wire 100x Thinner Than Human Hair; Quality Precision Metals
Volume 2 - Issue 8 - 08/27/2013
Silicon Carbide Crystals; Ultra-pure Sputtering Targets for UHD Screens; Elastomer Compounds; High Density Alloys; High-performance Ceramics
Volume 2 - Issue 7 - 07/23/2013
Transforming Metal Processing and Distribution; Tungsten Alloy; Flat Glass / Sheet Glass Washer; Ultracomp Bearing Grade Composites; Finished Carbon and Alloy Bar; Tensile, Compression, and Bending Systems
Volume 2 - Issue 6 - 06/25/2013
Simplify Your Liquid Cooling System; Transforming Metal Processing and Distribution; Watch Soundproofing Demonstration; Carbon-carbon Composites; Expanded Large Bar, Up to 3.5 in.; Flat Glass / Sheet Glass Washer; Maching Technical Ceramics
Volume 2 - Issue 5 - 05/28/2013
3590VHR Extensometer Calibrator System; New and Improved StormDefend FEMA Door; Increased Production Capacity; Computer Controlled High-vacuum and Hydrogen Furnaces; Limited Tooling Runs? Reduce Your Costs; When Machining Technical Ceramics Has to be Precise... Every Time
Volume 2 - Issue 4 - 04/23/2013
Metals' Mettle; Top Ways to Design for Energy Efficiency; Fiber and Fabric Heat Processing Solutions; UL 94 V-0 Electrical Insulation Materials - 'The Living Hinge'; Metal Injection Molding Technology; High-strength Adhesive Resists Thermal Cycling; Industrial and Institutional Textiles
Volume 2 - Issue 3 - 03/26/2013
Increased Production Capacity; Driving Fuel Savings; Copper Rod, Flat Wire, and Round Wire; Chill Out - We've Got You Covered; UNIVEX PVD Deposition Systems; Reduce Thermoplastic Composite Product Development Costs; Creating Bullet Resistant Safe Rooms
Volume 2 - Issue 2 - 02/26/2013
Aluminum Pipe Fittings and Castings; Advanced Furnaces for Technical Ceramics; High-temperature Tooling Board; Tensile, Compression, and Bending Systems; Machinable Glass-Ceramic; Metal Injection Molding Technology; Specialist in Specialty Metals; Nanotechnology Third-party Test and Verification Services; Cyrogenic Insulation; Ceramic Materials Experts; Computer Simulation of Materials Properties; Perforated Metal Solutions
Volume 2 - Issue 1 - 01/22/2013
Corrosion Resistant Alloys; Cryogenic Insulation; Strong Alternatives to Conventional Materials; Sight Glasses; Computer Simulation of Materials Properties; Copper Rod, Flat Wire, and Round Wire; L75H Series Vacuum Sealed Horizontal Dilatometer; Navigating the World of Metals; The Latest in MIM Technology; Narrow Web Dieless Converting System; When Machining Technical Ceramics Has to be Precise...Every Time
Volume 1 - Issue 6 - 12/26/2012
Foam Metal Heat Exchangers; Ultrasonic Generators ; Plasti-Grit Stripping Abrasive...; Catalyst / Purifier / SCR Insulation; Metal Injection Molding; Luminox - Low Foaming Neutral Cleaner; RB-72 Robotic Grit-Blast System; Fall Protection Adjacent to Work Areas and Walkways; Antimicrobial Silicone Inflatable Seals; Improve Performance with Advanced Fiber Technology; Born to Grind - 3M Cubitron; Tool Box Work Center
Volume 1 - Issue 5 - 11/27/2012
Color Assessment Accurate-Reproducible-Easy; Global Network, Local Manufacturing; Temperature and Humidity Testing Rooms and Chambers; Electrical Engineering Ceramic Components; Carbon-carbon Composites; Corrosion Resistant Alloys; iP36-50 Modular Waterjet Intensifier Pump
Volume 1 - Issue 4 - 10/23/2012
Precious Metal-products, Catalysts, and Recycling; Temperature and Humidity Testing Rooms and Chambers; Do You Want a Better Understanding How Specific Materials Perform?; Metal Injection Molding Technology; Mo, Ta, W for Furnace Operations and Repair; 5-axis CNC Machining of Advanced Ceramics; High Performance LED Curable Compound; Technological Advances in Materials for Components
Volume 1 - Issue 3 - 09/25/2012
A Study in Sustainable Timing; Rare Earth Elements for Critical Applications ; Metal Injection Molding Technology; Custom Injection Molded Parts; Where Great Ideas Take Shape; Carbide Spiral Burr Tool for Carbon Graphite
Volume 1 - Issue 2 - 08/28/2012
Sheet Glass Washer; 90/10 and 70/30 Copper Nickel Sheet; Copper and Copper Alloy Coil and Strip; Serving Industry Since 1933; Specialty Epoxy Formulation for Electronic Applications
Volume 1 - Issue 1 - 07/25/2012
Electrical Engineering Ceramic Components; Carbon-carbon Composites; Navigating the World of Metals Just Got Easier; New Economical Ultra-strong and Tough Steel; Ceramics for Composite Armor Protection Systems