TAI's News & Blog

TAI's News Page provides updates on important aerospace, commercial, and research programs using our thermal strap products, and covers other helpful topics including: how to draft strap specifications and SOW's, helping you through the strap design and ordering processes, and notices regarding our new thermal strap catalogs, products and offerings. Come back for more updates on successful customer programs, and news & pictures from TAI and our customers.

TAI Delivers Custom CuTS® to NASA JPL for Thermal Vacuum Chamber Program

Posted by Tyler Link on Mon, Oct 08, 2018 @ 02:23 PM

TAI is shipping out our first set of custom Cryocooler Series (CS) Copper Thermal Straps (CuTS®) designed for an Ametek SunPower CryoTel GT cryocooler.  The cryocooler is cooling a new thermal vacuum chamber being designed and installed at NASA JPL.

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TAI Shipping out Order of Cryocooler Thermal Straps to Janis

Posted by Tyler Link on Fri, Sep 28, 2018 @ 03:33 PM

TAI is shipping out another order to Janis Research Company today.  These Stage 1 Cryocooler Thermal Straps (pictured above), along with another set of smaller straps for the 2nd Stage (not pictured), and a batch of custom cryocooler thermal straps (pictured below), are yet another example of our high quality, and design & fabrication capabilities, and the great work our Design and Manufacturing Teams are doing everyday.  

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TAI Provides Cryocooler Thermal Strap for NASA's Psyche Asteroid Mission

Posted by Tyler Link on Thu, Jun 28, 2018 @ 12:56 PM

TAI is proud to be a supplier to JHU and NASA's Psyche Asteroid Mission. The Psyche mission is a journey to a unique metal asteroid orbiting the Sun between Mars and Jupiter. What makes the asteroid Psyche unique is that it appears to be the exposed nickel-iron core of an early planet, one of the building blocks of our solar system.  

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Tags: copper thermal straps,, cryocooler thermal straps, NASA thermal straps, CuTS Spaceflight Heritage, Psyche Asteroid Mission

TAI Fills Orders For Our First CS-52 Copper Thermal Straps 

Posted by Tyler Link on Thu, Feb 22, 2018 @ 11:37 AM

TAI is happy to announce we are shipping out our first batch of CS-52 (Cryocooler Series) Copper Thermal Straps (CuTS®).  TAI's Cryocooler Series (CS) straps are designed around popular cryocooler cold heads, and are fully customizable (at no charge for many of our customers).

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TAI's Cryocooler Series Copper Thermal Straps Are a Hit With National Labs and Universities!

Posted by Tyler Link on Thu, Jan 11, 2018 @ 12:39 PM

The Tech Apps team is excited to announce we have now begun filling multiple orders for our Cryocooler Series (CS) CuTS® Standard Product Line!  In addition to over a dozen CS-45B and CS-47A units shipped in December, TAI has just completed an order for a national laboratory customer, for dozens of our CS-68B models (along with a number of custom and standard model units).  

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TAI Introduces 99.99% Pure Gold Plated Thermal Straps

Posted by Tyler Link on Thu, Nov 02, 2017 @ 11:43 AM

TAI is proud to announce we now offer 99.99% pure ("hard") gold plating (and electroless nickel plating), for all of our standard and custom model thermal straps.  This gold plating offers unmatched reflectivity, improved emissivity over other plating methods, doesn’t tarnish, and exhibits excellent corrosion resistance. 

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TAI Expands the Cryocooler Series Thermal Strap Standard Line

Posted by Tyler Link on Mon, Oct 23, 2017 @ 09:20 AM

Due to customer demand, TAI is now expanding our our popular Cryocooler Series (CS) Copper Thermal Straps (CuTS®) standard product line, from 24 to 42 standard models.

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