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Gas Compressor (3563-GC)
Gas Compressor
A gas compressor is a mechanical device that increases the pressure of a gas by reducing its volume. An air compressor is a specific type of gas compressor. Compressors are similar to pumps: both increase the pressure on a fluid and both can transport the fluid through a pipe. As gases are ...
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Materials by Channel SIC

Materials by Channel SIC
Plastic materials play a critical role in our modern world. Plastics are used in critical components in aircraft engines, medical equipment, electronics, scientific instruments, transportation, food processing, and virtually every other industry we enjoy the benefits of today. Modern engineering plastic materials offer a variety of properties that are unmatched and unlimited in scope.

Features & Benefits that are driving the trend towards increased use of engineering plastics include; Wear-Resistance, Weight Reduction, Temperature Resistance (from high heat to cryogenic temperatures), Impact Resistance, Shock Absorption, Electrical & Thermal Insulation, Corrosion Resistance, Noise Reduction, Medical Approvals, Fire Safety, High-Purity, and Static Control.

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