How to Create a Soft-Feel Formulation in 3 Steps

Soft feel coatings are desired in many industries, but the primary applications can be basically broken down in two: graphic arts applications like packaging, advertising, and print media; and durable coatings for consumer electronics and automotive....

4 Best Medical Device Assembly Techniques

Over the past decade medical devices have become more intricate, leading manufacturers to focus on quality to eliminate production failures, defects, and field failures.

7 Myths About LED Curing of Light-Curable Materials

LED curing light sources continue to evolve with the goal of replacing mercury arc curing lamps, the industry standard for more than thirty years. However, there seems to be some spawned misinformation and about the technology.

We’re busting 7 Myths...

5 Factors to Consider Before Selecting an LCM

Fast on-demand curing, cost and energy savings, environmentally friendly are just a few of the many benefits to using light-curable materials (LCMs) in the manufacturing process. But that process could come with some headaches if good process control...

4 Things to Consider Before Integrating LED Light-Curing Equipment Into Your Process

By offering lower costs, consistent cures, and space savings, environmental friendly LED light –curing systems have many advantages over broad spectrum systems. Yet, it’s important to consider these 4 recommendations before integrating them into your...

What Are the Benefits of LED Curing?

The popularity of Light Emitting Diodes (LEDs) continues to rise. Homeowners have been replacing their traditional light bulbs with LED ones and now manufacturers are doing the same, for LED curing offers several advantages over broad-spectrum arc...

Is Your Adhesive Fully Cured?

Ever been in the situation where you needed confirmation that your adhesive is fully cured before you moved on with your application? Do you know how to tell if it reached full cure?

5 Reasons to Use Conformal Coatings on PCBs

Each year the electronics industry calls for smaller printed circuit boards (PCBs) to function in more aggressive and rigorous environments. To achieve this, boards are coated with thin-layer polymers - called conformal coatings - that are applied to...

3 Ways to Remove and Rework Conformal Coatings

Conformal coatings were originally developed for military, aerospace, and marine applications but have been increasingly used in a broader base of telecommunication, computer, automotive, consumer, industrial, and instrumentation applications to...

5 Reasons You Should Not Repackage Adhesive and Coating Products

Is there a product that you are not able to purchase in the optimal package size that you want? Are you tempted to repackage bulk material into smaller containers or perhaps consolidate smaller containers into bulk?

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