metal coating

metal coating

[′med·əl ′kōd·iŋ]
(metallurgy)
A thin film of metal bonded to a base material in order to add specific surface properties, such as corrosion or oxidation resistance, color, wear resistance, or optical characteristics.
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The surface is primed, cured, and prepared to accept the metal coating.
Industrial City, the region's leading manufacturing and logistics destination and a member of TECOM Investments, today announced United Metal Coating LLC (UMC) has commenced operations at the 195,000 sq ft facility in its premises.
A new hard metal coating with low thermal expansion is claimed to extend the lifespan of composite tooling.
Little Rock Powder Coating & Finish LLC is central Arkansas' only custom metal coating and finishing business, owner Philip Webb boasts.
Free of organic, sulfur-containing and soft metal coating lubricants, DryRunner bearings can run dry for more than 100 million overruns (as compared to 10,000 rolling element overruns for standard linear bearings).
After starting to spray balustrations, we realized the implications of the metal coating could be far-reaching," says Preston Saunders, supervisor of the Metallacoat division.
Mr Gahan said it would now concentrate on its core metal coating operation which it hoped to expand.
The US metal coating, engraving, and heat treating industry includes more than 5,000 companies with combined annual revenue of about $25 billion.
Ruukki is to launch a new Z600 metal coating for applications requiring excellent corrosion resistance.
At least one supplier has developed a new ion-implantation technology that can deposit a hard metal coating onto surfaces as light and soil as paper without damage.
This latest Metal Coating, Engraving (except Jewelry and Silverware), and Allied Services to Manufacturers Industry report provides the most updated market research on the industry.
Leading Chicago Mergers & Acquisitions Company Advises in Sale of Elk Grove Based Custom Metal Coating Business