Blown film is a tough, thin membrane available as thin as 0.001 inch and in widths up to 80 inches. The film features tensile and tear strength; abrasion and puncture resistance; fabricability; and resistance to fuels, oils, solvents, and other chemicals. Blown film can be used for products such as bladders and cushions; as an adhesive for emblems; or as a laminate to fabric or other substrates for applications ranging from conveyor belts to medical products.
Digital healthcare devices and wearable electronic products need to be thoroughly tested, lest they live short, ignominious lives, an expert will tell attendees at UBM’s upcoming Designer of Things Conference in San Jose, Calif.
The company says it anticipates high-definition video for home security and other uses will be the next mature technology integrated into the IoT domain, hence the introduction of its MatrixCam devkit.
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