Articles by Tim Walsh

Tim Walsh is the CEO of Appli-Tec, a company that manufactures high-performance adhesive products for aerospace, defense and industrial applications.

Maintaining Adhesive Viscosity and Work Life
September 25, 2020

Work life and pot life are often used interchangeably when discussing adhesives. These properties, however, can vary greatly depending on […]

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July 30, 2020

In this issue: our new 3,000-gallon liquid nitrogen tank, replacing discontinued material and On the Lighter Side – Be Like Protons

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June 1, 2020

In this issue: a salon owner uses adhesives to create a ‘no strings attached’ mask and reasons why your adhesive material seems thicker than normal.

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March 27, 2020

In this issue: The invention of the Band-Aid and our turnkey potting and encapsulating services.

Appli-Tec’s COVID-19 Policy
March 20, 2020

Official guidance on Appli-Tec’s internal COVID-19 response.

Potting and Encapsulation FOD Protocols Introducing . . . Turnkey Potting & Encapsulation Services
March 17, 2020

Appli-Tec is now your one-source supplier for potting and encapsulation of micro-electronic assemblies.

Manufacturer Reduces Board Failure Rate to 0.2%
March 16, 2020

After repeated attempts to solve exposed circuit board failure rate of 20%, a manufacturer turned to Appli-Tec for help.

Appli-Tec Custom Material Development Case Study: Contractor Replaces Discontinued Raw Material
February 26, 2020

Appli-Tec helps minimize delay and costs by finding a substitute material.

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December 12, 2019

In this issue: Why frog tongues are so sticky and how specialty materials are used in ultrasound probes.

pre-mixed-frozen-adhesive FAQ: What are retains?
November 25, 2019

Our adhesive retain policy explained.

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October 15, 2019

Appli-Tec has been re-certified for AS9100D and ISO 9001:2015.

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October 10, 2019

In this issue: tips on avoiding mix room contamination errors and a humorous adhesive story.

Super smart adhesive info for engineers by engineers.

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