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IDEC announces new ferrule and crimping tool product line

IDEC Corp of the USA has released a product line of S3TL series ferrules, wire strippers, crimpers, and screwdrivers.

WDS adds to ball transfer unit range with medium duty models

Standard parts and components supplier, WDS Components, has extended its range of ball transfer units with a new range of medium-duty models.

Henkel exhibits its dedicated product portfolio for EV battery systems

Henkel is showcasing technologies that will enable the efficient production of safer, high performing batteries at the Battery Show Europe 2022, held from 28-30 June in Stuttgart, Germany.

Special adhesive tapes for e-mobility presented at Battery Show Europe

At this year's Battery Show Europe, Lohmann will primarily present adhesive solutions for optimal thermal management and reliable electrical management in the battery.

Bostik and DGE announce partnership for adhesives and sealants distribution

Bostik has concluded a distribution agreement with DGE for Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Aluminium handwheel range now includes solid dish design

WDS Components has extended its three-spoke aluminium handwheel range, adding a solid wheel plus a two-spoke design.

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Features

Chemique guide to polyurethane adhesives

Polyurethane (PU) adhesives have been a popular choice in many industries as they can be formulated to provide a range of physical properties, writes Chemique Adhesives.

The new wave: all about wave springs

Displacing coiled round wire springs for many specialised applications are those formed from flat wire, which offer benefits in size and weight. Here is an introductory guide

Thread locking ensures plant safety in aggressive environments

An Australian mining operation faced a risk to worker safety when M36 anchor bolts threatened the collapse of the jaw crusher equipment frame.

Adhesive bonding solutions for wearables applications on skin

Over the last few years and during the pandemic, the demand for wearables and long-wear applications in medicine has significantly increased, according to supplier Lohmann.

Flexible enclosures provide safety and ease of use for laser interlock systems

Laser Support Services, which designs interlock systems, works with Spelsberg UK as its enclosure partner.

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An exceptional three days at Subcon 2022 celebrating 45 years as the premier subcontract supply chain show

Subcon returned to the NEC, Birmingham on the 7th – 9th June 2022. The 45th celebration of the event didn’t disappoint, from busy stands, to engaged conference sessions and even free cream teas in...

Join the 3M Tapes and Adhesives experts!

Free Composite Bonding Webinar: Wednesday 15th June at 10am GMT

Techsil to Exhibit Advanced Silicones for Next Gen E-Mobility Design Challenges

As a new era of e-mobility emerges, it's accompanied by new manufacturing challenges that require new material solutions. Techsil are preparing to release and discuss their most advanced material...

Thermally Conductive Silicones - Techsil’s Terrific Trio

Techsil discusses the best thermally conductive materials in the market today, covering silicone adhesives, greases, potting compounds and gap fillers.

Southco Plastic E6 Constant Torque Hinge Provides Increased Corrosion Resistance to Reduce Costs

Designed for use in corrosive environments, the new E6 hinge has been constructed with robust plastic and a stainless-steel shaft over moulded in nylon. Compared to typical hinges, the E6 features...

Staytite supplies kitted parts to its customers to increase productivity, save time and reduce costs.

Having your fastener & C-class part requirement ready in kit-form is a method of streamlining a whole host of processes including material sort & handling, storage, as well as reducing time and errors...

tesa® flame retardant and halogen-free tape solutions

To ensure health and asset protection, fire safety regulations are of special importance in a variety of industries, such as aviation, trains, marine, building and construction, elevators, automotive...