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The benefits of a new custom rubber mixing line

Lauren Manufacturing’s sister company, LMI Custom Mixing, LLC, has added a third mixing line to its operations that will help both companies meet long-term customer demands.

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February
08

Understanding seal and gasket material temperature ranges

What temperatures will various seal and gasket materials withstand?  The answer is not always clear cut.  

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January
24

Designing a complex curtain wall gasket

Gaskets for curtain wall systems often must meet high standards both for performance and architectural design. 

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January
23

Extruded plastic base improves silicone gasket installation

To help a customer minimize the use of adhesives during product assembly, Lauren provided an alternative method for attaching a silicone gasket. 

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January
20

Vulcanized corners for reliable gasket frames

Vulcanized or transfer molded corners provide a superior solution to butt joints in critical sealing applications. 

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January
05

FEA technology for custom gasket design

The use of the latest in finite element analysis software allows Lauren to optimize seal and gasket designs quickly, resulting in shorter product development cycles.  

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October
24

Gasket and seal coatings resist abrasion, improve part installation

Coatings can be used to improve seal and gasket assembly, enhance aesthetics and reduce noise, wear and abrasion.

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September
08

Kerr to manage operations at Lauren Manufacturing

Lauren Manufacturing has named Chris Kerr plant manager of its New Philadelphia location.

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August
03

Replacing wet sealants with custom gaskets

Using manufactured gaskets in place of wet sealants can improve efficiency and consistency in manufacturing and installation processes.

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August
02

The best materials for HVAC gaskets

Selection of the right material is critical to developing effective access door gaskets, damper blade seals, gasket tape, vibration dampeners and other solutions for HVAC applications.

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