POWDER COATING

Liquid Coating

Protech Acquires Coating Division from ACG Industrie

The Protech Group has acquired ACG Industrie’s coatings division.

Electroplating

How to Design an Effective Racking System

Well-designed racking is an important part of any finishing operation. Richard Lang, who handles technical sales for EPSI’s racking and hanging division, offers insights for designing an effective racking system.
#racking #sales #asktheexpert

Liquid Coating

Applications Innovation Leads to Better Masking Solutions

When masking product failures are costing you money, it pays to work with an expert that can select or engineer the most efficient solution.
#masking #plating

Powder Coating

Frank Lowe's Wow Pads Simplify Shipping

Frank Lowe’s Wow Pads provide a simple, safe and minimalist solution for raw metal and powder coating transportation.

Powder Coating

How to Handle and Eliminate Powder Coating Defects

For powder coating operations, an error report can turn defects and imperfections into an opportunity to improve. 
#asktheexpert

Powder Coating

Gema Adds ServiceNet Technician

Gema Powder Coating adds Michael Roberts as a ServiceNet Technician. He will supervise installations and provide customer service.

Powder Coating

How to Avoid Orange Peel in Powder Coating

One of the most common quality issues with powder coating is an uneven “orange peel” texture. Bruce Hilbert, applications/technical manager for Tiger Drylac, offers advice for avoiding this common defect.
#asktheexpert

Powder Coating

Solvent Kleene Releases Extreme Heat Resistant Powder Coating Remover

Solvent Kleene’s D-Zolve 917 facilitates the removal of extreme temperature resistant and chemical resistant powder coating. 

Powder Coating

Sherwin-Williams' Powdura ECO Hybrid Powder Coatings Made from 25% Recycled Plastic

The coating products contain the equivalent of seven to 10 single-use (16-ounce) recycled plastic water bottles.

Powder Coating

Powder Coating Extruder Allows Remote Set-Up and Support

An MPX50 extruder extruder at a factory in India has been commissioned and started-up remotely by Baker Perkins. The company can provide ongoing support when required, with the ability to remotely evaluate and solve problems and improve performance throughout the machine’s life.