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.

2019 Top Shops for Liquid and Powder Coatings

The data from the survey is used to select the overall Top Shops, which are listed along with their top official.

Automotive Conference Attracts Finishers, OEMs

Topics at Atotech conference included automotive trends, quality certification trend and the future of mobility.

Experts

How to Measure Ecoat Throw Power in the Field

Axalta’s Dan Rose says the regular monitoring, recording and charting of throw power can be a very valuable tool for ensuring quality.

Experts

Estimating the Electrocoat Usage of a Part

If you work at a job shop and would like to accurately estimate costs when quoting new business, Axalta’s Joe Subda has some great formulas to use.

Featured Video

Check Out What's In Store at Ecoat18

Discover what electrocoating can bring to a finishing operation by watching this promotional video for Ecoat18, which will take place at the Electrocoat Conference, April 24-26 at Innisbrook Golf & Spa Resort, Tampa Bay Area, Florida.

INNOVATIONS

MMC's Rack Systems Prevent Part Mixing

Michigan Metal Coatings' DDS rack system is the largest of its kind in North America and provides metal finishing capabilities for large stampings and fasteners.  

Maxair's Respirators Designed for Optimal Protection

Powered air purifying respirators are respiratory protection systems that meet all OSHA loose fitting (no Fit Testing required) PAPR requirements.