Yearly Archives: 2012

Dexmet – The leader in Expanding Material

Many wonder why Dexmet would make this claim? Well the reason is that Dexmet is probably the most recognized name in making expanded material. Around for over half a century and still the innovator when it comes to expanded material. Check out the video below if you...
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Imitation best form of flattery?

There is an old saying that imitation is the best form of flattery and while it may be true in some cases, in the world of manufacturing that is not always the case. For instance Dexmet takes great pride in developing quality expanded material for their client base....
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The Technology Metals

Given the high demand for Rare Earth Metals in modern technology. If the alloy developed from these metals is ductile, and the application allows for an open area configuration. In theory expanding the Rare Earth Metal alloy, may be more cost-effective in the development of the technology...
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What effect does tarnish on copper have on product parameters?

This is one of the more common questions that we are asked. Customers are primarily concerned with adhesion and surface resistance. Does the surface resistance increase with increased tarnish levels?  Will epoxy adhere to a tarnished copper surface? To try and provide an answer, we undertook some...
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2011 in review

The stats helper monkeys prepared a 2011 annual report for this blog. Here's an excerpt:
A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,100 times in 2011. If it were a cable car, it would take about 18...
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