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powder coating

[′pau̇d·ər ‚kōt·iŋ]
(materials)
A dry coating method in which fine clear or pigmented powder particles, containing resin, modifiers, and possibly a curing agent, are electrostatically sprayed onto a substrate and heated (melted) in a oven to form a continuous film.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Pretreatment of aluminium profile is crucial to long powder coat life, without an extensive investment and implementation of control mechanisms in a pretreatment plant, powder coating for architectural use will simply will be 'not fit for purpose'.
POWDER coating company Pro-tect Coatings has announced it is offering powder coat paints as a more environment-friendly option than conventional liquid paints which contain harmful solvents and emit volatile organic compounds.
L A Aluminum has the capacity to powder coat steel, iron or aluminum castings from tiny steel pieces to 8 x 8-ft.
The electrophoretic painting (e-coat) process is widely used in the automotive industry for corrosion protection as it offers the ability to deposit a uniform coating over an entire component, including those with bends, cavities or areas which would be hard to coat with a conventional powder coat or wet, spray-painting process.
The investment in a powder coating works adds further to the business as it provides Horizon with the option to powder coat their own products but also those of other companies.
Jim Speidel AKA The Bellman followed up on a special request from a customer ta powder coat a buckle in matte black.
ALEXANDRIA, VA -- The Powder Coat Institute offers the revised and expanded third edition of "Powder Coating--The Complete Finisher's Handbook." The nearly 500-page handbook covers all aspects of setting up and running a powder-coating operation.
The powder coat finishing process is applied to its safety systems, including robotic enclosures, wire mesh partitions, stair rail inserts, machinery guards, and focal displays.
This recently launched product, known as BioCote, can be used with all current processes and equipment, we understand, with the protective and decorative properties of the powder coat being unaffected.
This being the case, it is only powder coat plants with an anodising facility that can offer this form of pretreatment.
The low temperatures and high speed of UV-cured powder coating make ideal conditions to powder coat plastic and wood composite materials.