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BTG Labs - Single vs Multi-fluid Contact Angle Part 2

8 MIN READ - Single vs Multi-fluid Contact Angle Techniques Part 2 (read more)

BTG Labs - Single vs Multi-fluid Contact Angle Part 1

7 MIN READ - Single vs Multi-fluid Contact Angle Techniques Part 1 (read more)

BTG Labs - Protect Overmolded Connectors for Medical Devices

Keep electronics and critical components fully encapsulated and safe from hazards in the environment where the final product will be used. (read more)

BTG Labs - How to Bond PTFE to Anything

Polytetrafluoroethylene or PTFE is a very common material in wide use among almost every major industry. This ultra-lubricious and multi-use fluoropolymer touches everyone from aerospace and automotive industries (read more)

BTG Labs - Adhesion & Composites - Vital in Lightweight Cars

One of the most pressing questions on the minds of manufacturing engineers is how to take a load off. Lightweighting, or shedding pounds on assembled vehicles and machinery, is a critical puzzle in aerospace, marine and, most acutely, in automotive industries. I (read more)

BTG Labs - Materials Science Explained using an Oreo Cookie

Watch this video to understand three types of bond failure, cohesive, substrate, and interfacial, using Oreo cookies to illustrate what those failures look like and what the sources of the root cause of these failures can be in manufacturing environments. (read more)

BTG Labs - Good Adhesion in Manufacturing 3 Crucial Elements

VIDEO & IN DEPTH ARTICLE Excellent adhesion relies on manufacturer’s ability to understand and control three distinct yet interrelated elements. In manufacturing, adhesive bonding takes many forms but the fundamental principles of adhesion are always the same. (read more)

BTG Labs - The Primary Causes of Chronic Adhesion Failures

.... and how to avoid them! Adhesion problems have a tendency to show up in a manufacturing process and then overstay their welcome. The chronic nature of so many adhesion issues is due to factors that many manufacturing companies are oblivious to. That’s not to fault the manufacturers. (read more)

BTG Labs - Optimize Your Form in Place Gasketing

The integrity of FIPG relies on the surface cleanliness of the part prior to sealing. The part's surface must be clean and clear of chemical contaminants to maintain a strong seal and avoid failures. BTG Labs' offers a fast, easy, accurate, quantitative surface cleanliness gauge. (read more)

BTG Labs - Solve Adhesion Problems With Surface Analysis

The first tool of its kind for fully automated total surface quality control, providing real-time feedback to continuously monitor and validate surface critical operations. (read more)

BTG Labs - Ensure Surface Cleanliness in Electronic Assembly

Rapid expansion of electronic use in all industries drives production volume and require manufacturers to pay close attention to material surface quality. To ensure these electronic components survive common environmental threats, innovative non-destructive testing is needed to verify surface cleanliness and guarantee adhesion. (read more)

BTG Labs - Surface Treatment Process for Bonding: White Paper

WHITE PAPER: Developing Surface Treatment Processes for Bonding Dissimilar Materials

Automotive light-weighting is ‘joining of dissimilar materials’ to allow tailoring the materials in a structure to ensure that each part of the structure has optimum mechanical properties and minimum weight. An example is bonding of aluminum stiffening ribs to a polymeric body p... (read more)

BTG Labs - Tailor-Made Inspection Solutions For Every Surface

Every material surface and product shape is unique and requires equipment that can adapt to the specific contours and needs of the product.

Our custom inspection attachments and fixtures provide the stability needed to ensure surface quality inspections are as fast, easy and accurate as possible, without exception. (read more)

BTG Labs - Ebook: Avoid the high cost of adhesion failure

To produce quality products, manufacturing processes involving adhesion must be properly controlled, whether the adhesion relates to painting, coating, printing, sealing, or bonding. Solve your manufacturing adhesion problems. Access the Ebook. (read more)

BTG Labs - Developing New Products & Adhesion Processes

Build adhesion reliability into your production process from the ground up. (read more)

BTG Labs - Optimizing Your Adhesion Process

Save time and money by optimizing your adhesion process for continuous improvement. (read more)

BTG Labs - 5 Primary Uses of the Surface Analyst

BTG Labs' Surface Analyst™ is a fast, easy, accurate, nondestructive, handheld device. It uses contact angle to measure the cleanliness level of a surface. (read more)

BTG Labs - The Tool That is Simplifying Adhesion Success

The BTG Labs suite of tools, that enable manufacturers and technicians to fully control their adhesion processes, has a new addition. The Surface Analyst 2001 introduces new levels of ease, simplicity and accuracy to manufacturing processes, providing the confidence that the surface will stick. (read more)

BTG Labs - Materials Science Explained using an Oreo - Video

In this video, Bill Buschle Ph.D. explains three types of bond failure, cohesive, substrate, and interfacial, using Oreo cookies to illustrate what those failures look like and what the sources of the root cause of these failures can be in manufacturing environments.

BTG Labs Leads Innovation in Surface Science

BTG Labs is a cutting-edge materials science based company that... (read more)

BTG Labs - Maximize adhesion reliability - WEBINAR

Surface preparation for bonding/coating operations include processes that are effective if implemented with process control feedbacks. This webinar presents many variables that have been uncovered during failure analysis of common bonding operations & shows how awareness of these variables permits implementation of simple process control steps that significantly increase bond reliabi... (read more)