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Electrolube helps smart homes to become even smarter
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a platform enabling embedded devices connected to the internet, collect and exchange data with each other, creating the small networks that make up smart homes. Devices can begin to interact and work with each other, even learning from each other’s experience as humans do. The potential for the IoT and connectivity is endless, as everyday objects can connect and share intelligence (AI – artificial intel...
Electrolube IPA wipes for general purpose
Since the outbreak of Coronavirus (COVID-19), demand for alcohol-based sanitising products has increased sharply, leading to global shortages of isopropyl alcohol. Electrolube has seen a dramatic rise in demand for its IPA wipes, IPA100, which quickly sold out globally amidst the pandemic due to their high isopropanol content.
Electrolube joins cleaning and surface preparation debate
Electrolube will be participating in a digital debate, that was originally scheduled as a live panel discussion during SMTConnect 2020. Due to the event being postponed, the organisers have brought the debates forward in a series of online webinars, covering hot topics for the electronics community.
Nano-coating alternative gains additional traction
Electrolube has recently formulated and launched a brand new conformal coating product named FPC. The product (FPC) was specially developed as a nano-coating alternative to resolve a number of issues experienced by a specific user of surface modifier materials.
Successful resin for two-wheeler EV batteries in India
Electrolube has announced the success of its ER2221 resin for the protection of two-wheeler EV batteries in popular vehicles in India. Electrolube’s customer, one of India’s two-wheeler manufacturers, approached Electrolube, widely known as the solutions people, to help improve a thermal management issue in one of their key products.
Electrolube launch new UV coatings, resins and gap fillers
Electrolube is set to launch an innovative range of UV Conformal Coatings, Thermal Management solutions and Encapsulation Resins at this year’s IPC APEX EXPO, at the San Diego Convention Centre, CA, from 4-6th February. The company’s commitment to the evolving needs of its customers saw the launch of these new products reach an unprecedented level of success at Productronica recently, where Electrolube’s newly redesigned st...
New coating, resin and thermal products a success in Germany
Electrolube recently launched to great acclaim, a new range of cutting-edge thermal management, encapsulation resin and UV conformal coating products at Productronica Munich. The new products garnered a high level of interest due to their impressive impact upon increasing throughput and reliability for manufacturers.
User-friendly resins make bow at productronica
Encapsulation resins from Electrolube will be making their debut at productronica 2019 in Munich ( November 12-15). These polyurethane and epoxy resins are all available in user-friendly kit sizes to meet every need, from prototyping and product development to full production.
New range of thermal gap fillers
Global electro-chemicals manufacturer, Electrolube, has introduced a new range of gap-filling products. GF400 is a two-part, liquid silicone-based gap filler, which can either be cured at room temperature or accelerated with heat. Following cure, GF400 forms a low modulus elastomer that prevents the ‘pump-out phenomenon’, ensuring minimal degradation of effective heat dissipation.
Electrolube launch new range of thermal gap fillers
Global electro-chemicals manufacturer, Electrolube, has introduced a versatile new range of gap-filling products with excellent thermal performance. GF400 is a two part, liquid silicone-based gap filler, which can either be cured at room temperature or accelerated with heat. Following cure, GF400 forms a low modulus elastomer that prevents the ‘pump-out phenomenon’, ensuring minimal degradation of effective heat dissipation.
Rapid UV cure conformal coatings live at Productronica
Electrolube on its stand (A4-466) at Productronica this year is performing live demonstrations of its new range of UV cure conformal coatings, one of the most anticipated new group of coating products to come to market in recent years. Electrolube’s new series of coatings enable immediate board-handling with full cure guaranteed within an impressive 6-12 hours due to the chemical secondary cure mechanism.
Electrolube reports huge success in India
Electrolube has announced the enormous success of its Indian manufacturing facility in Bangalore. Electrolube India has been operating locally for seven years and recently confirmed a 40% increase in gross turnover for 2017-2018. However, this unprecedented growth in turnover is set to propel up to 91% in 2019, as disclosed today by Electrolube’s parent company, the HK Wentworth Group.
Phase change materials: Innovations in thermal management
Thermal Interface Materials (TIMs) are used in electronics applications to improve the efficiency of heat transfer and reduce the operating temperature of a device. They work by improving the conduction of heat through to a heat sink, where the heat is radiated to the surrounding environment by means of convection. Demand for improved thermal management in electronic devices is ever-increasing, particularly in applications where both miniaturisat...
New UV cure conformal coatings at Productronica
Electrolube will launch six next generation UV cure conformal coating products at Productronica, held at the Messe München in Munich on 12-15th November. The innovative new UV range has been designed to meet the various requirements of electronics, LED and automotive manufacturers, with significant advantages including vastly reduced production time and even higher levels of performance.
Electrolube to host electronics protection technology day in India
Electrolube has announced the date for its first ever Technology Day in India. The event will be held on Monday 23rd September at the Courtyard by Marriott Gurugram Downtown, located in the heart of Gurugram, India. Attracting senior decision makers from top Indian electronics manufacturing companies, the Technology Day will focus on improving reliability and performance through electronics protection solutions and will include three key notes on...
HK Wentworth announce new Asia CEO
The Directors and Shareholders of HK Wentworth Group, the parent company of both Electrolube and AF International, have announced the appointment of Sharon Zhang to the Board of Directors of HKW Beijing. Zhang, previously the General Manager of HKW Beijing, will uphold her new title as Chief Executive Officer and Vice President of the Asian operation, with immediate effect.
H K Wentworth announce new Commercial Director
The Directors and Shareholders of H K Wentworth, the parent company of Electrolube and AF International, have announced the appointment of Robert Crosby-Clarke to the Board of Directors as Commercial Director.Crosby-Clarke has given 24 years of service to the company and prior to this promotion held the positions of European General Manager for Electrolube and AF International followed by European Brand Director for Electrolube.
Conformal coatings workshops presented at WNIE
Electrolube will host two technical workshops at the WNIE show, on the 18th and 19th September at the NAEC in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire.Development Chemist for Electrolube’s Conformal Coatings Division,Beth Turner MSc, will provide a complete overview of conformal coatings through two conclusive workshops on both days of the event.
Electrolube launch next-gen UV cure coatings at SMTConnect
Seven next generation UV cure conformal coating products have been launched and will be on show for the first time in Europe at the SMTConnect show In Nuremberg from 7th-9th May 2019. Electrolube, the global manufacturer of electro-chemicals, developed the new UVCL range to meet the various requirements of electronics, LED and automotive manufacturers, with the additional benefit of rapidly increasing production time and offering even higher...
UV cure conformal coatings at IPC APEX EXPO
Global manufacturer of specialist electro-chemicals, Electrolube, has announced the launch of seven new generation UV cure conformal coating products at this year’s IPC APEX EXPO, which takes place from January 26th to the 31st at the San Diego Convention Center in California.