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Skin Adhesive Silicone vs. Skin Adhesive Acrylic
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Skin Adhesive Silicone vs. Skin Adhesive Acrylic

Choosing materials is one of the hardest parts of the converting process.

Which factors should you consider? How do...

Medical Adhesive Tape: Types and Best Practices for Wound Care
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Medical Adhesive Tape: Types and Best Practices for Wound Care

When you think of healthcare supplies, which comes to mind first: A stethoscope to hear a heartbeat? A syringe to give...

The Basics of Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape
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The Basics of Pressure Sensitive Adhesive Tape

Have you ever wondered how exactly tape works?

There are multiple types of adhesives on the market. However, when you...

So, You're Looking To Use Electrically Conductive Transfer Tape
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So, You're Looking To Use Electrically Conductive Transfer Tape

Electrically conductive transfer tape has been used for years to avoid causing messes with thermal glue.

It should NOT

An Overview of 3M's F9473pc VHB Adhesive Transfer Tape
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An Overview of 3M's F9473pc VHB Adhesive Transfer Tape

Regardless of the type of material, it should always fit the needs of the project you’re embarking upon.

If you plan on...

These Are Your Application Temperatures For 3M VHB Tape
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These Are Your Application Temperatures For 3M VHB Tape

When purchasing tape in the past, you may have noticed the term “application temperature” in its description.

But...

6 Surprising Applications of Custom Die Cut Adhesives
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6 Surprising Applications of Custom Die Cut Adhesives

OK, here’s the tagline: Die cut adhesives are incredibly versatile and can solve business challenges in various...

Let's Learn About Laser Die Cutting
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Let's Learn About Laser Die Cutting

Humans want access to the most advanced technology.

But despite being around since the 1960s, laser die cutting has...

Here's Why EPDM Gaskets Might be The Right Fit For You
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Here's Why EPDM Gaskets Might be The Right Fit For You

EPDM rubber is known for its UV light resistance, but there are other reasons EPDM gaskets are used in the construction...

Types of Poron Foam and the Pros and Cons of Each
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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’s...

How Die Cut Adhesive Tape Can Improve Production
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How Die Cut Adhesive Tape Can Improve Production

With most of the world connected online, innovation might seem like a labyrinth of endless ideas.

However, if you can...

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

Here's the Latest Rundown on Precision Die Cutting
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Here's the Latest Rundown on Precision Die Cutting

Precision die cutting has existed for over a hundred years, yet the technology is still developing, and the industry...

The Difference Between a Gasket and a Seal
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The Difference Between a Gasket and a Seal

In 2021, the global gaskets and seals market reached a US $60.2 billion value.

Yet, although grouped together, they...

Die Cut vs. Kiss Cut: What's the difference?
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Die Cut vs. Kiss Cut: What's the difference?

People are often confused about die cuts and kiss cuts, but what's the difference?

Kiss cutting is its own cutting...

Kiss Cutting
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Kiss Cutting

Kiss cutting allows us to engineer more complexity and functionality into customer solutions while keeping costs low,...

When Closed-Cell Foam Is The Best Option For Your Gasket
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When Closed-Cell Foam Is The Best Option For Your Gasket

There are so many options to choose from when looking for the right gasket; how do you know where to begin?

 

Maybe...

Everything You Need to Know About Die Cut Adhesives
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Everything You Need to Know About Die Cut Adhesives

You may have heard the term in manufacturing before, but let’s define it: What is die cutting?

 

You’ve got a part that...

Silicone Gaskets: A Comprehensive Overview
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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...

6 Factors that Impact Transdermal Patch Delivery Systems
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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 ...

Vital Aspects of Manufacturing Wound Dressing Tape
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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...

What is the Correct Gasket Material for Your Next Project?
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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...

How Does Gasket Tape Compare to Alternative Gasket Adhesives?
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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 ...

5 Key Benefits of Adhesive Patches and Transdermal Absorption
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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...

Top 5 Benefits of Using Heat-Resistant Gasket Material
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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...

5 Questions to Ask Before Selecting a Rubber Gasket Seal Adhesive
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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...

Is Your Adhesive Tape Converter Limiting Your ROI?
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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...