iPad safely packed

Electronic devices have become an indispensable part of everyday hospital life, especially portable equipment which is used more and more. In order to protect these various devices against external influences in the hospital environment, such as dirt and liquids, FutureNova developed the FlipPad™, which is precisely tailored to the conditions and requirements in medical facilities. Read more about iPad safely packed[…]

Component Quality Masters the Balancing Act

Many industrial sectors are currently undergoing future-oriented change. There can be no question that characteristics such as burr-free parts, surface finish and cleanliness have a decisive influence on component quality. As the only international trade fair for deburring technologies and precision surface finishing, DeburringEXPO presents corresponding offerings in a concentrated and comprehensive fashion which is Read more about Component Quality Masters the Balancing Act[…]

Reaching the smallest drill holes with a laser beam

State-of-the-art laser hardening technologies play a key role in the quality and robustness of a workpiece. A new process developed by Scansonic MI enables distortion-free hardening of drill holes and inner surfaces. Hardening of small surfaces, like the inside of a drill hole or the inner surface of a small workpiece, has in the past Read more about Reaching the smallest drill holes with a laser beam[…]

TechDays 2019 at Scheugenpflug

The focus of this year’s TechDays held by Scheugenpflug AG from June 5 to 6, 2019, was entirely on future technologies: the fifth run of the traditional in-house fair offered a varied program from dispensing solutions for e-mobility to optical bonding all the way to automation and process integration. The Scheugenpflug Academy was presented this Read more about TechDays 2019 at Scheugenpflug[…]

Adhesive tapes – use and function

When you hear the term adhesive tape, the first thing most of you will probably think of is the traditional adhesive tape used in offices or packing tape used for sealing shipping cartons. This is no surprise. After all, these are the applications that we seem to come across the most in our everyday lives. Read more about Adhesive tapes – use and function[…]

Invisible protective shield against dirt: Biodegradable nanoparticles seal textiles permanently

Experts are warning of the extreme consequences of an increasingly fast-moving textile market: With decreasing appreciation, the willingness of consumers to spend money will also decrease over the long run. Textiles are at risk of degenerating into cheap disposable articles — an assumption confirmed by a 2015 Greenpeace survey — with drastic consequences for the Read more about Invisible protective shield against dirt: Biodegradable nanoparticles seal textiles permanently[…]

New cleaning solutions for altered requirements

Coating, adhesive bonding, sealing, painting – these are just some manufacturing operations calling for profoundly clean, and sometimes activated, part surfaces. It is with these requirements in mind that Ecoclean has developed a set of new cleaning solutions. One of them combines wet chemical and low-pressure plasma cleaning in a single machine. Another innovation consists Read more about New cleaning solutions for altered requirements[…]


The innovative, hermetic receptacles of the ODU MINI-SNAP® series L set new standards for electrical interfaces of industrial, medical and test and measurement applications with the highest levels of sealing requirements. Between different quality levels of hermetic sealing are distinguished: i. a. fine, high and ultra-high vacuums. Utilizing the method of glass potting (tested helium Read more about HERMETIC SEALING – New ODU MINI-SNAP® receptacles[…]

No pre-pricking necessary!

Multi cable bushing systems are extremely convenient as they allow many cables to be inserted in a compact bushing. This saves a great deal of space, especially where installation dimensions are limited. However, when mounting cables and conductors in multiple entries a pre-pricking is usually necessary for the feed-through of cables and conductors. This means Read more about No pre-pricking necessary![…]

Short installation times for switch cabinet manufacturers

Sonderhoff Italia, part of Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, will present its range of products and services at the international trade fair LAMIERA for the sheet metal processing industry in Milan, from May 15 to 18, 2019. This time, the focus will be on the new 3E dosing cell, the entry-level model for standard applications, Read more about Short installation times for switch cabinet manufacturers[…]