Modern Plastics Handbook

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McGraw Hill Professional, Mar 24, 2000 - Technology & Engineering - 1298 pages
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State-of-the-art guide to plastic product design, manufacture and application. Edited by Charles A. Harper and sponsored by Modern Plastics, the industry's most prestigious trade magazine, Modern Plastics Handbook packs a wealth of up-to-date knowledge about plastics processes, forms and formulations, design, equipment, testing and recycling. This A-to-Z guide keeps you on top of: *Properties and performance of thermoplastics, polymer blends...thermosets, reinforced plastics and composites...natural and synthetic elastomers *Processes from extrusion, injection and blow molding to thermoforming, foam processing, hand lay-up and filament winding, and many, many more * finishing and bonding...coatings and finishes, subjects difficult to find treated elsewhere in print *More!

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Charles A. Harper (Lutherville, MD) is an industrial consultant and resident of Technology Seminars, Inc. Previously, he was Manager of Materials Engineering for Westinghouse Electric Corporation in Baltimore, MD. He is the author and editor for numerous McGraw-Hill books dealing with materials and plastics, including the Handbook of Plastics, Elastomers and Composites.

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