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Gasketing material provides EMI/RFI shielding
Suitable for use in medical equipment, an EMI/RFI-shielding gasketing material offers high compressibility and recovery. Elastomet consists of monel, phosphor bronze, or aluminum wires oriented in silicone. The wires are chemically bonded for fail-safe retention and are positioned perpendicular to mating surfaces. Die-cut and assembled gaskets are provided according to customer specifications. Tecknit, 129 Dermody St., Cranford, NJ 07016. Ph: 908/272-5500.
Ac power connectors are designed for medical applications
A line of locking ac power connectors meet international and European safety standards and can be used in medical instrumentation in nonsterile environments. The PowerCon connectors offer a three-pole connection system with contacts for live, neutral, and protective earth handling power up to 20 A, 240 V. Neutrik USA, 195 Lehigh Ave., Lakewood, NJ 08701. Ph: 908/901-9488.
Fluoropolymer tubing features ultrathin walls
A company extrudes fluoropolymer extrusions in a range of diameters and special profiles. Sub-Lite-Wall tubing features IDs as small as 0.001 in. and wall thicknesses down to 0.0005 in. PEEK can also be extruded for high burst pressure resistance and tensile strength. All tubing undergoes a rigorous quality control program and is inspected in a Class 10,000 cleanroom. Extrusions can also be supplied with USP Class VI approval certification. Zeus, 620 Magnolia St., Orangeburg, SC 29115. Ph: 800/526-3842.