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Your Guide to Avoiding Rust on Powder Coatings

Posted on: Mar 07, 2023

Powder-coated parts often suffer exposure to harsh outdoor environments, where moisture and sunlight cause damage over time. You can do several things to keep powder-coated components in better condition for longer. First, you must understand the factors that can cause rusting with a powder coat, then take measures to lower the chances that it will […]

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What Can Damage Powder Coating?

Posted on: Feb 24, 2023

Powder coating is incredibly durable and long-lasting. However, it’s no stranger to the risks associated with weather, humidity, temperature extremes and other external factors. That’s why it’s essential to clean and maintain your powder-coated surface correctly. Doing so can keep it looking pristine, maintain peak performance and tack on a few years to its life […]

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Understanding the Powder Coating Curing Process

Posted on: Feb 17, 2023

Curing is the last step in the powder coating process before parts are packaged and shipped. During the curing process, the powdered coating becomes hard and uniform, creating a smooth, durable surface that will resist wear in many commercial applications.  When Does Curing Occur? Powder-coated parts get cured at the end of the coating process. First, components […]

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How Weather Impacts Powder Coating

Posted on: Feb 10, 2023

Powder coating is a dry film applied to a surface to change its appearance and provide protection. It is like paint but more durable and long-lasting. Many outdoor surfaces, especially metals, receive this coating, from farm equipment and car parts to light poles and playground equipment. The coating can protect surfaces against weather-related wear, but […]

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Powder Coating and Painting: Can You Do Both?

Posted on: Jan 20, 2023

Powder coating and paint are robust protective surfaces businesses and individuals apply to products to keep them safe from the elements. Before using them together, you must understand how they collaborate for quality results and capabilities. Can You Paint Over Powder Coating?  Yes, you can paint over powder coating. Many choose to paint over their […]

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The Benefits of Powder Coating Outdoor Furniture 

Posted on: Jan 13, 2023

Outdoor furniture must withstand the elements and changing weather conditions. When investing in outdoor furniture, businesses like restaurants and bars look for quality and durability from manufacturers. Using the right treatment processes can help these businesses offer better seating areas to customers.¬† Can Outdoor Furniture Be Powder Coated? Powder coating is a protective application that […]

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The Benefits of Powder Coating Gym Equipment

Posted on: Jan 13, 2023

Are you a manufacturer of gym/fitness equipment or an owner of a facility that offers the use of these products? Protecting these expensive items and maximizing their quality and service life is essential. Powder coating is a finishing technique that adds value to gym equipment in several ways. What Is Powder Coating? Powder coating is […]

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How Powder Coating Thickness Impacts Effectiveness

Posted on: Jul 13, 2022

A prevalent form of metal finishing, powder coating treats various product types and materials across multiple industries. One key aspect of effective powder coating is ensuring that the thickness is appropriate for the application at hand. Technicians typically take thickness measurements before and after the curing process to evaluate the powder coating.  Thickness requirements may […]

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Why Manufacturers Are Switching to Powder Coated Metal

Posted on: Jun 27, 2022

Metal fabrication is an essential process for society. The process allows you to morph sheet metal into specific shapes. Metal fabricators use welding, cutting, stamping and other methods to turn metal into structures society uses daily. From hand railings to heavy machinery, metal fabrication creates essential components of everyday life. Many metal fabricators use a […]

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How Long Does Powder Coating Last?

Posted on: Jun 15, 2022

Powder coating can last up to 40 years depending on the preparation, type of coating used, materials and treatment process. While most powder coatings are highly durable, weather-resistant and provide years of high-traffic use, certain factors can significantly accelerate fading and performance. Some factors in the environment can affect the finish of powder coating. Other […]

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