What is powder Coating...

Powder Coating is the process of coating a surface in which a powder material is applied using an electrostatic method. The applied powder is then heated(cured) in an oven to its melting point, after which it flows to form a smooth film which dries to a firm, durable finish which is very resistant to scratches, cracking, peeling, UV rays and rust.

The entire powder coating process involves several steps to make sure that the final process looks and last for you the customer.. Because of the advanced method which powder coating are applied, all types of powder coating provide a DURABLE, UNIFORM and ATTRACTIVE FINISH.. All powder coatings are decorative and protective, and different formulations of powder coatings are available to provide extra protection from ultra-violet rays, corrosion, abrasion, and chemicals. Some types are even approved for use by the FDA in food grade applications. The temps can reach from 375 to 425 degrees, for a 15 to 25 minutes to cure in the oven.

Powder Coating Solution of choice: Powder Coating has become the coating of choice or the Solution for consumer goods from lawn mowers, bicycles, lawn furniture and office furniture, to kitchen appliances and Automobiles parts.

Powder coating is available in an amazing variety of decorative colors like candy colors and textures to stretch the limits of most imaginative designer: the application options are virtually endless.

ENVIRONMENTAL Benefits of powder coating which unlike many liquid paints, powder coatings is compliant with environmental regulations... Liquid paints often contain solvents, which can contribute to air pollution and, in some cases, ozone depletion. Powder does NOT contain any solvents and releases negligible amounts of VOCs into the atmosphere, resulting in no air pollution.
Wet painting processes can generate sludge, which must be disposed of into landfills. Properly formulated powder coating generate no such hazardous waste.

I hope this will answer any questions you might have... if not please e-mail or call us at PowderChrome.com