Print advertisement for NVX and Truline, the trade names for resinous binders manufactured and sold by the Hercules Powder Company for use in casting iron, steel, and brass. The advertisement features a black-and-white illustration of a man working in a foundry. The accompanying text promotes the use of NVX and Truline to improve castings and speed production. This advertisement appeared in The Foundry.
Formed in 1912 as part of an anti-trust settlement with DuPont, the Hercules Powder Company (later Hercules Inc.) initially specialized in the manufacture of explosives and smokeless powders and subsequently diversified its business to encompass a variety of industrial products, including pine and paper chemicals, synthetics, pigments, polymers, and cellulose.
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Hercules Incorporated. “Make Better Castings with Hercules NVX and Truline Binder.” 1951 Hercules Advertisements, 1951. Records of Hercules Incorporated, Volume 1951. Science History Institute. Philadelphia. https://digital.sciencehistory.org/works/hr9xdwh.
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