Electrocoating

The Electrocoating Zone is a library of all things e-coat—a process whereby electrically charged particles are deposited out of a water suspension to coat a conductive part. From application systems to coatings and curing, this site-within-a-site is your ultimate resource for electrocoat articles, suppliers and products. Check out our feature stories, tips from industry experts, and the latest in innovations from world-class suppliers.

Study Shows Electric Impulses Sterilize Industrial Water, Paints

Sterilization of industrial water and paints with electric impulses is the objective of the DiWaL cooperation project funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research.

Greatness Begins with a V1 Moment

With commitment and courage, success is pinned to taking risks.
Experts

How to Identify and Maintain Ecoat Bacteria

Q. Our electrocoat supplier tested our system for bacteria and reported that we are positive for bacteria. What kind of bacteria are found in ecoat systems and where can they come from? How can this affect the operation of the system?
Experts

How to Increase Throughput with Racking

Q. How can I increase the throughput of my finishing line through proper racking protocols?
Featured Video

2017 Finishing Industry Economic Forecast

What the team at Gardner Business Intelligence sees ahead for the industrial finishing industry in 2017.
INNOVATIONS

500°F Gas-Heated Belt Conveyor Oven Used for Drying Brass, Aluminum Parts

The Grieve Corp.’s No. 876 oven is a 500°F gas-heated belt conveyor oven currently used for drying brass and aluminum parts at a customer’s facility.

SEM/EDX Measurement Tool Quickly Analyzes Non-Metallic Inclusions in Steel

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. introduces the Thermo Scientific Explorer 4 Analyzer with MQA software.