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Silicone Gaskets: A Comprehensive Overview

The gasket industry is a large and thriving industry. In the United States, the gasket industry generates annual...

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6 Factors that Impact Transdermal Patch Delivery Systems

Transdermal patches are a modern medical marvel. They provide a convenient way to deliver medicine to people ...

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Vital Aspects of Manufacturing Wound Dressing Tape

Remember skinning your knee when you were a kid? As inexplicable as it was that you didn’t pull off that amazing move...

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Neoprene Gasket Chemical Resistance: Read This Before You Choose a Material

Nature gave us one of the best gasket materials possible — rubber. Natural rubber can stretch and has the same...

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What is the Correct Gasket Material for Your Next Project?

When something works well, you likely won’t even notice. In the manufacturing world, well-running machines result from...

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How Does Gasket Tape Compare to Alternative Gasket Adhesives?

“Tape? Spray? Glue? What should I do?” Rhyming questions aside, when considering all the materials needed for a ...

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5 Key Benefits of Adhesive Patches and Transdermal Absorption

What are the advantages of using a transdermal patch?

If you’ve seen advertisements for a nicotine patch, then you’ve...

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Top 5 Benefits of Using Heat-Resistant Gasket Material

“High temperature” in the industrial world means something entirely different than what you’ll see during the evening...

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5 Questions to Ask Before Selecting a Rubber Gasket Seal Adhesive

Simply put, a gasket seal prevents a liquid or air (most often) from going somewhere you don’t want it to go or doing...

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Is Your Adhesive Tape Converter Limiting Your ROI?

Manufacturers rely on adhesive tape converters to provide accurate and high-performing adhesive components that add...

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4 Critical Considerations When Choosing a Wound Dressing Adhesive

There is no single, specific treatment for a wound. Because they vary in type, severity, and location, each wound...

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Top 4 Tips for Using Dual Lock Tape

Convenience is everything in our modern world. Being able to quickly and easily create a reliable and reclosable...

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The 4½ Advantages of Using Double-Sided Medical Tape

Attaching one substrate to another.

It shouldn’t be that difficult. And usually, it isn’t. Yet, when the application is...

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Life-Changing Applications of Adhesive Tape: 10 Essential Uses!

I bet wherever you’re reading this blog article, at this very moment, you’re within an arm’s length of pressure...

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6 Reasons to Use Die Cut Adhesive Instead of Rolls of Tape

Many flexible material converters partner with manufacturers in the automotive industry, a highly competitive...

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Foam Tape: A Comprehensive Guide

Are you looking for a strong and versatile adhesive to help get things done?

Many people use products like glue and...

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3M™ VHB™ THIN FOAM TAPES ARE THE ULTIMATE ELECTRONICS BONDING SOLUTION

When inspiration hits like lightning, the result can be a cutting-edge electronics product. From smartphones to HDTV...

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What is Adhesive Converting? Why is an Adhesive Tape Converter So Important?

Few things are more rewarding than taking material and transforming it into a product. It’s what manufacturing is all...

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Microfluidics Manufacturing: Converting Materials for Multilayer Microfluidics Devices

Microfluidic technology involves moving tiny amounts of liquids to perform various functions: ink in an inkjet printer,...

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What Is a Gasket? Everything You Need to Know

Gaskets are everywhere. They’re in your car, at work, even in the air! A gasket is a common term used to describe any...

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What’s The Difference Between Die Cutting Methods: Flat Bed, Rotary, and Laser?

High-speed. Accurate. Versatile. You want your die cutting method to fulfill your needs because it’s an essential part...

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Types of Poron Foam and the Pros and Cons of Each

Polyurethanes are the largest class of polymers worldwide, with a global market of $79 Billion. As a class, it keeps...

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6 Surprising Applications of Custom Die Cut Adhesives

OK, here’s the short story: Die cut adhesives are extremely versatile and can solve business challenges in a variety of...

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How Automotive Surface Protective Film Saves Thousands of Rework Hours

Automotive manufacturers are throwing away thousands of dollars a month in rework costs.

Imagine the incredible amount...

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4 Best Adhesive Types for Gaskets

Gaskets have many essential responsibilities. In fluid processing and handling equipment, they create a pressure-tight...

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What You Need To Know About UL 9540

Let’s imagine you’ve created a new electronic good! This product is amazing, and you would love to show it to the...

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Adhesive Tape vs. Liquid Adhesives: A Quick Comparison Checklist

You have adhesive options.

Two of today’s most popular are adhesive tape and liquid adhesive. Of course, both have...