On April 28, 2016, Mr. John Hart, Business Development Manager Power Technologies at Dexmet Corporation, delivered the following presentation: "Value Proposition for MicroGrid Expanded Metal Foil" at the Hannover Messe Group Exhibit Hydrogen + Fuel Cells + Batteries held at Hannover Messe Exhibitions Grounds, Hanover, Germany. The presentation...Read more
While this trade show was held a few months back in May of 2015 in Baltimore, Maryland, engineers from various aircraft manufacturers paid us a visit to get samples of our MicroGrid® thin expanded metal foils for upcoming programs that they are working on. Enjoy the photos. [caption...Read more
Recently, the team at Dexmet was at the Hannover Messe 2015 Group Exhibit, Hydrogen + Fuel Cells + Batteries held at the Hannover Messe Fairgrounds, in Laatzen, Germany, April 13-17, 2015. Dexmet was part of the Northeast Group Exhibit sponsored by the Connecticut Department of Economic and Community...Read more
Dexmet has taken “Expanding Technology” to the next generation of advancements, our MicroGrid® micro-mesh precision expanded material is infinitely variable, produced with smaller holes than anyone else and is thinner than any expanded material in the marketplace. Our proprietary expansion...Read more
Dexmet's expanded lightning strike division will be exhibiting at this year's CAMX (The Composites and Advanced Materials Expo) Show in Florida at the Orange County Convention Center, October 14-16, 2014. The focus will be on lighter weight, ultra thin expanded copper and aluminum. Dexmet offers MicroGrid® precision expanded...Read more
The Dexmet team exhibiting at Group Exhibit Hydrogen + Fuel Cells at Hannover Messe which was held at the Hannover Messe Fairgrounds in Laatzen, Germany from Monday, April 7th to Friday, April 11, 2014. Dexmet exhibited in conjunction with Connecticut Hydrogen-Fuel Cell Coalition which is part of The...Read more
Hydrogen & Fuel Cell Industry Present Status and Future Direction, Industry Briefing and Technology Showcase held at the Legislative Office Building, room# 2B in Hartford, CT. January 21, 2014. Dexmet while not mentioned is also one of the companies involved in the Hydrogen and Fuel Cell industry in...Read more
Henkel launches surfacing film with improved properties for aircraft - Henkel Press Release 11/5/2013 Henkel is launching its innovative epoxy-based surfacing film for composites, which offers honeycomb-cored composites enhanced protection against lightning strike. Loctite EA 9845 LC Aero is based on the...Read more
In 2009, three researchers, Dimas Smith from the Universidad Francisco de Miranda, Carlos Graciano and Gabriela Martinez from the Universidad Simon Bolivar published a paper that discuss the use of expanded metal in engineering applications. While some of the applications discussed were widely known, we appreciated the...Read more
Lightning strike testing has been performed for the A350 XWB, completing a key required step in preparations for this next-generation Airbus jetliner’s maiden flight.
Dexmet is well-known as a manufacturer of expanded materials but do you also know that we support the efforts being carried on by professional organizations in emerging applications, here and abroad. Dexmet Corporation is a member or corporate sponsor of the following organizations:
Boeing releases an excellent article on its AERO magazine website that highlights the need for maintenance and flight crews to understand lightning strike phenomena and helps operators understand lightning strike damage inspection requirements and associated effective repairs that improve lightning strike maintenance efficiency.
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...Read more
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....Read more
Steve Tucker, Product Manager, Power Technologies (left) and Ken Burtt, Vice-President, Sales and Marketing (right) speaking to visitors at our booth# D75. To see more and to download a copy of the presentation delivered by Ken Burtt, click the link below: Read more
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...Read more
Dexmet mentioned in interview with State of Connecticut at the 18th Group Exhibit, Hydrogen Fuel Cells exposition held at Hannover Messe, Germany, April 23rd through 27th, 2012 ...Read more
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...Read more
Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) needs to reduce the cost of batteries if it wants to sell the Model 3 for a price that is affordable for the masses. Tesla will begin taking pre-orders for the Model 3 on March 31 as part of a grand...
Dexmet will be exhibiting this year at the IEEE International Symposium on Electromagnetic Compatibility, July 25-29, 2016 held at the Shaw Center, Ottawa Canada Hall. Dexmet will be located in booth# 726 and we will be introducing Mark Graf, Business Development Industrial Technologies. Mark will be interested...Read more