Powder Coating

Powder Coating

The Powder Coating Zone is a library of all things powder coating—a dry finishing process that sprays electrostatically charged particles of pigment and resin onto electrically grounded parts. This site-within-a-site is your ultimate resource for powder coating and curing articles, suppliers and products. Check out our feature stories, tips from industry experts, and the latest in powder coating innovations from world-class suppliers.

3D Printing for Masking

For liquid and powder coaters, the technology is a cost-effective option for producing custom masking in house.

Energy Coatings Withstand Time, Corrosion

The Z-Pex multi-layer system battles harsh oil and gas chemicals.

Experts

Getting Better Powder Coverage in Inside Corners

Powder expert Rodger Talbert offers his advice on improving inside corner coverage and other powder coating issues.
Experts

Determining the Best Racking Arrangement for Powder Coating

Use common sense to figure out the optimum hanging patterns for coating parts, advises powder expert Rodger Talbert.
Featured Video

Fabtech's Fab 5: Here's What Not to Miss

The scene may be hectic, and it may be impossible to hit every booth, event and attraction, so we at Products Finishing offer our list of five “fabulous” must-see draws at the show. 

INNOVATIONS

Novel 3D Printing Solutions for Finishing

Henkel’s Adhesive Technologies business unit is now offering the ability to create tailor-made materials for additive manufacturing.


Air Conveyors Feature Sanitary Flanges for Easier Cleaning

Exair’s Sanitary Flange Line Vac air-operated conveyors feature sanitary flanges designed to limit areas where bacteria can grow, helping to prevent contamination and making the conveyors well-suited for use in systems that require frequent or mandatory cleaning.