Different types of powder coating and their main uses

Unlike traditional liquid paint that is applied through an evaporating solvent, powder coating is applied using free-flowing dry powder that is cured with heat. Powder coatings have numerous advantages over liquid coatings because of their chemical makeup. There are several types of powder coating available to you, but they all fall under two categories: thermoplastics … Read more Different types of powder coating and their main uses

How PTFE coatings are made and the different types of industries that use it

PTFE coating, otherwise known as Teflon, is a substance that has been around for almost 70 years and is still in high demand in many industries around the world. Even if you don’t realise it, many of the things you use every day are coated with PTFE, such as cooking pans and baking trays. What … Read more How PTFE coatings are made and the different types of industries that use it

What is the difference between Polyester Coatings and Epoxy Coatings

Bonding and strength   Epoxy is known for its higher overall bonding capabilities Resistance to wear   Epoxy is more resistant to wearing, cracking and peeling, and corrosion or damage from chemical or environmental degradation. Polyester is more fragile and useful for temporary fixes, of less-stress use.   Cost   Epoxy is generally more expensive than … Read more What is the difference between Polyester Coatings and Epoxy Coatings

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