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Nye Lubricants, Inc.


Nye Lubricants, Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Industrial Oils and Fluids)
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If a mechanical or electromechanical component has to function for extended periods in an extreme environment, a perfluoropolyether (PFPE) lubricant just may be the key to long life and smooth... (View Full Article)
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Optical Coupling Fluids & Gels serve as a "bridge" for light signals by carrying light between different media such as transparent plastic or glass light pipes or lenses.... (View Full Article)
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Nye's Curing Optical Gels are crystal clear encapsulation materials which serve as a "bridge" for light signals by carrying light between different media such as transparent plastic or glass lenses or... (View Full Article)
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MIL-PRF-81322 has been used for many years as a wide temperature (-54 to 177ºC) aviation lubricant. Recently, MIL-PRF-32014 has shown improvement with enhanced wear and corrosion resistance. Various... (View Full Article)
(Electrical, Optical, and Specialty Materials)
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Claudio Olivio Mattiazzi, the maintenance supervisor at Ibéria Industria de Embalagens Ltda, was caught between the proverbial rock and hard place. He saw the advantages of converting bearing... (View Full Article)
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W hen faced with the challenge of reducing cost without sacrificing quality, damping greases can be useful tools in a design engineer's bag of tricks. Damping greases are specialty lubricants. They... (View Full Article)
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Connectors are big business. Connector shipments worldwide exceeded $25 billion in 2001. Sales statistics, however, only begin to suggest a connector's critical role in the marketplace. Connectors... (View Full Article)
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Today's consumers demand more than long life from engineered devices. Whether they're fine-tuning the bass on a stereo, turning on headlights in a car, setting the timer on a clothes dryer, or closing... (View Full Article)
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A low-cost, multipurpose grease developed by Air Force Research Laboratory technicians has received a positive evaluation from Air Force maintainers. The evaluation follows nearly 1,529 airframe... (View Full Article)
(Electrical, Optical, and Specialty Materials)
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Index matching gel (IMG) is a fundamental fiber to the home (FTTH) component for meeting the immediate needs of both last mile build out and long-term network operations. IMG is a "light bridge" in... (View Full Article)
(Industrial Oils and Fluids)
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While speed, uniformity, and cleanliness have made automated assembly equipment the norm in semiconductor manufacturing, they also have posed a conundrum regarding lubricants.... (View Full Article)
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With a good Preventive Maintenance program, the bearings in single facers should last the life of the rolls. The best PM programs for single facers, however, involve more than skilled plant engineers,... (View Full Article)
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Polyalphaolefins (PAOs) have become a standard material for the preparation of synthetic lubricant products. Little recent work in the lubrication chemistry has dealth with the invention of new... (View Full Article)
(Electrical, Optical, and Specialty Materials)
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Design engineers throughout the photonics industry are discovering something that 3M, Lucent Technologies, and other manufacturers of fiber optic splices learned in the 1980s: Index- matching gels are... (View Full Article)
(Electrical, Optical, and Specialty Materials)
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When reflection and refraction threaten to compromise light-based technologies, index-matching optical gels and fluids can help the light get through.... (View Full Article)
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Modern machinery and vehicles - from cars to machine tools, appliances to aerospace equipment - rely on an ever-increasing number of sensors and switches to operate properly and keep the driver or... (View Full Article)
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This paper describes the results of accelerated and operational life tests on bearings for the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS). It also describes the post test analysis of the... (View Full Article)
(Industrial Oils and Fluids)
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Often there is a fine line between success and failure. In many specialized lubricant applications the difference between success or failure could be a particle the size of a grain of sand or a... (View Full Article)
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The Apollo Program had more electrical connector problems than all other problems combined. And though most earth-bound products do not have anywhere near as many contacts as a NASA rocket, connector... (View Full Article)