Material Science, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Testing

Surface Stories: How one company used real-time data with RS-232 to eliminate adhesion failures

| Hunter Brankamp

 

Real-time data.

New industry buzzword?

Or a new generation of process and quality control?

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Surface Treatment, Product, Cleaning Processes, Surface Testing

Surface Stories: When “clean” means not so clean

| Hunter Brankamp

When it comes to preparing raw materials for adhesion in manufacturing, optimizing the level of surface preparation is directly related to achieving the highest quality final product.

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Product, Medical Device, Cleaning Processes, Surface Testing

How manufacturers can slide into FDA validation of their medical tubing

| Hunter Brankamp

 Image above: Medical catheters used with a custom fixture

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News & Events, Product

Happy Holidays from the BTG Labs Team

| Emily Walsh

 The BTG Labs team dressed in their holiday best to celebrate another successful year

 

During this holiday season, BTG Labs reflects on another great year.

In 2017, the team grew by 53%,...

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Material Science, News & Events, Product

Recap: CAMX 2017

| Emily Walsh

Last week, BTG Labs exhibited and presented at the largest composites show and conference: CAMX 2017. Despite a set-back due to Hurricane Irma, causing the date to be rescheduled from September to...

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Renewable Energy, Surface Treatment, Product

Connect with BTG Labs at CAMX 2017

| Christian Meininger

 

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Deck the Hulls: Preparing Ship Hulls for Coating and Painting

| Emily Walsh

Manufacturing a product to withstand the environmental stresses of wind, rain, and sediment is challenging enough. But, when you add saltwater and wave action to the mix, the detrimental threat of...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Product, Surface Testing

"We Speak Dyne, Too" Learn How in BTG Labs' New Video

| Emily Walsh

In some industries--including film and flexible packaging--dyne is the primary language. BTG Labs’ Surface Analyst uses water contact angle measurements as a fast easy, objective, and...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Aerospace, Automotive, Electronics, Film & Flexible Packaging, Surface Treatment, Product

On the Surface: An Overview of Surface Types and Measurement Challenges in Manufacturing

| Emily Walsh

Of all the challenges manufacturers face, creating and optimizing critical surface processes for various materials can be very difficult. Traits such as location, size, shape, and texture can add...

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Material Science, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product

Case Study: Determining the Sweet Spot of Flame Treatment in Automotive Interior Parts

| Emily Walsh

In 2014, a large manufacturer of automotive exteriors and interiors encountered a problem consistently adhering paint to their dashboards due to an inappropriate use of their flame treatment.

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Material Science, News & Events, Adhesion Process, Automotive, Surface Treatment, Product, Composites, Surface Preparation, Surface Preparation & Treatment, Surface Testing

Improve You Understanding and Control of Surface Preparation

| Emily Walsh

Watch BTG Labs’ latest video and learn how to gain total surface quality control with surface preparation with the push of a button. This video offers a way to better understand and optimize...

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