Case Studies: High Temperature Applications

Wafer Carrier

Modern automated wafer handling processes have increased the need for tighter tolerances on wafer carriers. Entegris, Inc., is the first company to make significant changes to the original linear wafer carriers developed in the early 1970’s Continue reading

Surgical Head Restraint System

Performance Plastics took on the challenge to convert the head restraint assembly from titanium to plastic. Continue reading

Clean Room Conveyers

As an international engineering company, Shuttleworth, Inc., produces the finest quality in-process conveyor automation and material handling machinery. Continue reading

Duct Assembly, Coil Spring & Cable Guard

Recent advances in tooling and equipment have made it possible to extrude high performance engineering thermoplastic compounds and alloys with precision approaching that of injection molding. Continue reading

Gas Cylinder Hooks

New, high-pressure aluminum compressed gas cylinders are finished in a rigorous washing, coating and curing system. The cylinders suspend from a conveyor by plug hooks that provide a grounding path for the powder coating. Continue reading

Sample Injector Valve Component

A PEEK™ compound, using the material’s outstanding combination of strength, dimensional stability and inertness, is the material of choice for a scientific instrument application. Continue reading

Liquid Chemical Pump

The Sotera® Chemical Transfer System is used for transferring and metering agricultural pesticides and industrial fluids. Continue reading

Disposable Scroll Pump

AC Engineering has taken pump technology to a new level with the development of a sanitary disposable pump. AC solved these challenges with their scroll pump by incorporating high performance thermoplastics from RTP Company. Continue reading

Lead-Free Soldering

This Molded Rotor component by Accumold meets the demanding high temperature requirements for lead-free soldering. Continue reading

Encapsulated Capacitor

In some cases, small jobs demand enormous responses. When Accumold of Ankeny, IA, took on the design of a new capacitor housing for a leading hearing aid manufacturer, they faced and met many challenges. Continue reading