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.

Powder Coating Institute 3000 and 4000 Certifications—What You Need to Know

Assessment Program Offers Comprehensive Audit for Custom Coaters and OEMs

UV-Cured Powder Coatings and LED-Curing Technology

UV curing of coatings is a proven technology and offers a practical and profitable alternative to traditional curing.

Experts

Benefits of High-Resolution Detector in an X-Ray Fluorescence Analyzer

If you are wondering when to switch your XRF to a newer model with a high-resolution detector, Hitachi High-Tech Analytical Science’s Matt Kreiner has some tips.

Experts

How To Better Control Powder Coating Film Thickness

If you struggle to avoid light coating in some areas of your parts, then expert Rodger Talbert has some suggestions on how to better control film build.

Featured Video

Life Cycle: Powder Coat Turns Bikes into Fine-Tuned Machines

Two San Francisco bike makers turn to powder coating to finish their custom products.
INNOVATIONS

Asterion Introduces New Zinc and Zinc Alloy Systems

Engineered to reduce rejects, increase productivity and enhance appearance.

Assured Provides Corrosion Exposure, Mechanical and Materials Testing

Provides key data across any phase of product life cycle for variety of industries.