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Content tagged with Materials & Assembly posted in May 2011
Powder Metal Parts Cut Costs
5/20/2011  1 comment
2011 design winners are announced at PowderMet2011 conference in San Francisco.
Custom Implants Delivered in One Day
5/19/2011  Post a comment
PEEK implants are machined and shipped quickly by startup medical manufacturing company.
Bioplastic Capacity Soars While Demand is Less Clear
5/17/2011  Post a comment
European study predicts a doubling of capacity in five years.
Additive Manufacturing Strongly Bounces Back
5/17/2011  Post a comment
Use of the technology is spreading widely, even to examination and reproduction of ancient skeletons.
New Technology Integrates Phone Antennas into Decorative Films
5/10/2011  Post a comment
The number of antennas in mobile phones may mushroom to 16 as bandwidths explode.
New Bioplastic Features Higher HDT, Impact
5/10/2011  Post a comment
Teknor Apex develops PLA compound that overcomes traditional inability to improve both thermal and impact properties.
New Solid Injection System Boosts Polyurethane Design
5/10/2011  Post a comment
Novel method from Bayer MaterialScience enables the use of very light or heavy fillers, or also the combination of different types.
USCAR Announces New Fastening Technology
5/2/2011  Post a comment
High-frequency sound waves determine the force needed to clamp two components together.

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