Author - John Moot

Die-cutting

Gaskets and seals for electric vehicles

There are more than 1.3 billion motor vehicles worldwide today, one billion of which are passenger cars. This number is expected to rise to two billion by 2035. This poses major challenges not only for Germany, but for almost all industrialized and emerging countries: Traffic-related emissions of CO2, air...

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Nomex parts in self-adhesive version.

Flatbed die cutting vs. rotary die cutting

Differences between flatbed die cutting and rotary die cutting Die cutting is a popular manufacturing process used to quickly and effectively cut parts from electrical insulation materials, thermal conductive products, engineered films and gaskets. Commonly, die cutting is associated with materials such as rubber, plastic, foam, paper and even cardboard. There...

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Digital-Fabricator - Dr. Dietrich Müller GmbH

die cutting vs. water jet cutting

die cutting vs. waterjet cutting Today, there are more cutting methods than ever before. While sawing was once the primary option for cutting industrial materials, today there are nearly a dozen viable options. To ensure project accuracy, efficiency and cost-effectiveness, any cutting method intended for a particular part should play an...

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ultem-1000-polyetherimid-3d-druck-folie-abm-und-farbe-waehlbar

thin and thinnest technical films

In our daily work we are confronted again and again with the question, which thin and thinnest films we have in our delivery program. Delivery program of thin and thinnest technical foils and films As you know, we supply a wide range of technical films for various technical applications in electrical...

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PEEK adhesive tape

14 Advantages of PEEK

PEEK (polyetherketone) high performance polymer films offer a unique combination of properties including high temperature performance, chemical, hydrolysis and wear resistance, electrical performance and mechanical properties. The composition and inherent purity of the polymers result in low ionic extractables, low outgassing, and extremely low smoke and toxic gas emissions....

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408A/408B - Rubber Renue

Refreshing rubber with MG Chemicals 408A – Rubber Renue

Seals and gaskets are important components in various applications. In our article Gaskets: important components we have written a lot about different gasket materials. Our explanations referred mainly to new gaskets. However, many people know the problem: the window seal or the door seal of the house becomes porous over time....

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Thermal management for LED – Applications

thermal paste vs. thermal pads

Thermal paste vs. thermal pad Differences of thermal pads vs. thermal paste Thermal interface materials are undoubtedly a very critical aspect of electronic component design.  They can very well make the difference between a working product and a faulty product. The purpose of thermal pads and thermal paste is to provide a...

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EPDM vs NBR

NBR vs. EPDM

NBR vs. EPDM: What is the difference?   Synthetic rubber comes in nearly a dozen major types with different properties for different applications. Two common synthetic rubber compounds are known as EPDM and nitrile rubber. The major differences between these two rubber products are their resistance to petroleum-based fuels and lubricants...

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Battery insulation

Thermal management for rechargeable li-ion batteries

Thermal management for rechargeable Li-ion batteries The rapid growth of the electric vehicle market (such as electric cars, electric buses and electric trucks) has led to ever-increasing demands on the efficiency and lifetime of lithium-ion battery systems. Only when vehicle ranges increase significantly will acceptance increase significantly. The performance of lithium-ion batteries...

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