Paints & Coatings

Paints & Coatings

High-Temperature White Coating suits applications to 1,500°F.

September 19, 2014

Consisting of single-part, waterborne, inorganic coating, Ceramacoat™ 845-WHT bonds well to glass and quartz components in applications to 1,500°F. Odorless product is formulated to viscosity range of 400–700 cP with solids content of 41.3% by weight and 22.9% by volume, and density of 1.80–1.85 g/cc. Applied by dipping or pneumatic spray equipment, coating has typical dry film thickness of less than 0.001 in. After curing, film is abrasion and moisture resistant, with no outgassing. Read More

Green & Clean, Paints & Coatings

Zink Flake Basecoat and Topcoat features PS-11036 approval.

September 18, 2014

According to approval to PS-11036 from Chrysler, DELTA-PROTEKT® KL 105 with VH 301.1 GZ meets/exceeds requirements for corrosion performance, gauging, and consistent torque versus tension performance on threaded fasteners. This zinc flake basecoat plus topcoat, providing corrosion protection and consistent assembly torque, is free of harmful heavy metals, such as Cr-(VI), and conforms to EU guidelines relating to 2000/53/EC, REACH, and 2002/95/EC. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Test & Measuring Instruments

Automated Fiber Inspection Systems support IEC 61300-3-35.

September 17, 2014

To meet criteria of International Standard IEC 61300-3-35, Automated Fiber Inspection Systems provide digital imaging up to 800 X, automatic focus adjustments, and extensive analysis capabilities for most fibers. Increasing requirements for laser damage threshold, optical performance, and reliability necessitate advanced level of both incoming and post process inspection to achieve required quality levels. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Silicone Release Coating offers flat release profile.

September 15, 2014

Targeting low-platinum, solventless systems, Silcolease®Poly 356 provides flat release over broad range of strip speeds, enabling label manufacturers to boost productivity. Product provides good cures at high coating line speeds, effective cure on thermally sensitive substrates, and wide range of release levels with addition of release modifiers. Silcolease®Poly 356 anchors to most substrates and has optimized bath stability. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Food Processing & Preparation

PIM-Compliant Overprint Varnish protects flexible packaging print.

September 8, 2014

DigiGuard Gloss 310 protects and enhances appearance of HP Indigo Electroinks® applied on HP Indigo digital presses used in form, fill, and seal packaging applications. Protective overprint varnish meets European Plastic Implementing Measure (PIM) for food contact and exhibits slip properties that facilitate coated web feed. Resistant to heat from heat sealing operation, product can be applied via flexo, gravure, or roll coater or on separate varnishing/finishing station. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Heat Resistant White Paint resists yellowing up to 1,200°F.

July 29, 2014

While not intended for direct contact with flames, Thurmalox® 290-00 Heat Resistant White Paint is designed for vent pipes and other parts exposed to elevated temperatures. Formulation prevents yellowing at up to 1,200°F and will not chip, crack, or peel. Ready-to-use product, suited for various industrial, commercial, and consumer product applications, comes in 5 gal pails, gallons, quarts, and aerosol spray cans and can be used as clear gloss top coat to achieve porcelain-like finish. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Water Resistant Coating withstands elements.

July 29, 2014

By imparting water repellency, HydraBan® 430 helps maintain structural integrity of paper and corrugated shipping boxes while they are in service or in transit. This, in turn, helps protect container contents. FDA-compliant, water-based coating, effective for applications where exposure to environmental conditions – cold, heat, humidity, moisture – is unavoidable, is repulpable, printable, and gluable. It can be run with or without dilution and applied off-line, in-line, or via flexo. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Material Handling & Storage, Paints & Coatings

Aqueous Liquid Coating System is optimized for usability.

July 29, 2014

Targeting those who desire liquid lamination without hand application, EliteCoater™ applies water-based liquid coating to inkjet canvas and fine art paper up to 44 in. wide. Design facilitates installation on any tabletop surface and ensures even finish on any graphic print. Along with process speed of up to 2 fpm, features include drip pan that collects excess coating and ability to coat other media with optional Mayer bar. For operation, users feed cut sheets through coating head. Read More