New Synthene Rapid Prototyping Resins Available from John Burn Ltd

John Burn & Co Ltd Synthene PR7 Series

John Burn Ltd, specialist distributor of materials for the composites and foundry industries is pleased to announce availability of the new Synthene PR7 Series. The Synthene PR7 Series is comprised of three rapid prototyping resins – PR740, PR752 and PR777. Each of these resins are a variation of Synthene PR700, a best selling material worldwide. PR740 is an incredibly flexible … Read More

Save up to 65% in our Sika Akson SALE

John Burn Sika Axson Sale

Huge Savings on Sika Akson Boards Grab a bargain in our Sika Akson sale, with up to 65% off tooling and modelling boards! Contact our customer service department to purchase   PRODUCT WAS NOW STOCK LEVEL SikaBlock M80 Design & Styling Board 2000 x 1000 x 100mm  £226.46 £128.33 22 SikaBlock M150 Design & Styling Board 2000 x 1000 x 100mm  £478.53 … Read More

John Burn to exhibit at Advanced Engineering 2017

John Burn to exhibit at Advanced Engineering 2017

  John Burn Ltd, specialist distributor of materials for the composites and foundry industries is delighted to be exhibiting at Advanced Engineering 2017 and you can join us there for FREE! To claim your free ticket, all you need to do is follow this link and register your details. Simple. Advanced Engineering is the UK’s largest annual gathering of advanced … Read More

John Burn signs agreement with RAMPF Tooling Solutions to become exclusive UK Distributor of its products

John Burn & Co Rampf

The partnership will see John Burn Ltd become the exclusive UK distributor of Rampf Tooling products including RAKU-TOOL® boards, Close Contour and liquid materials and laminating, casting and multi-purpose systems. German-based manufacturer, Rampf is well established in the tooling sector, and is widely regarded as the world’s largest producer of styling, modelling and working board materials. Announcing the deal, Managing … Read More

John Burn to exhibit at Advanced Engineering 2016

advanced engineering 2016

John Burn Ltd, specialist distributor of composite materials, is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at Advanced Engineering 2016. Taking place at the NEC Arena in Birmingham on November 2nd and 3rd, Advanced Engineering is a unique industry event that brings together five interrelated engineering communities under one roof. The five featured sectors of Advanced Engineering include; aero … Read More

Sika acquisition of Axson to become leading tooling supplier

Sika acquires Axson to become leading supplier in the tooling and composites sector. John Burn Ltd remains the principle tooling distributor in the UK & Ireland. In March 2015 Sika AG successfully acquired Axson Technologies. The newly formed entity SikaAxson officially started operating at the beginning of 2016 and will focus on block materials and model pastes, vacuum casting resin … Read More

John Burn Ltd has re-located

We’ve moved! John Burn Ltd has moved. In November we re-located from Stechford to Gravelly Industrial Park. A larger site and not a million miles away from Stechford. The move will allow our business to grow and also help us ensure we continue to provide our customers with the best possible products and service. We’ve been settling in over the … Read More

John Burn Limited Est. 1904 – Looking back to where it all began

John Burn Limited – Where it all began The John Burn Brassfoundry business was situated on Henshaw Road in Small Heath in Birmingham and was purchased by the Jennens family in 1904 for £250.00, which would now be closer to £27,500 and by today’s standards seems like very good business. This is where the story begins, as we have no … Read More

Methyl Methacrylate adhesives for bonding carbon composites

John Burn has a range of Methyl Methacrylate Adhesives for bonding carbon composite substructures. JB5020 & JB5030 MMA adhesives are very versatile and can bond a wide variety of substrates, but are particularly effective at providing an excellent option when it comes to giving you the ultimate balance of mechanical strength and impact resistance whilst remaining simple and quick to use. JB5020 & JB5030 … Read More

The next generation of modelling board from SIKA is now available NEXT DAY!

The NEW SikaBlock M600 & M680 is now available for NEXT DAY DELIVERY! Introducing the next generation of polyurethane modelling boards from SIKA Tooling & Composites. The M600 & M680 are setting new standards when it comes to machining characteristics and high quality performance. SikaBlock® M600 and M680 are in the density range of 0.60 to 0.68 kg/l. They both combine … Read More