Paints & Coatings
Incorporating BOBST F&K heritage flexo printing technology into BOBST vacuum metallizer, BOBST SelectMet® System runs at speeds up to 400 m/min on BOBST General K4000 platform, enabling one machine to be used for both standard aluminum metallization and selective metallization. SelectMet® is available in metallizer widths of 1,250 mm and 1,650 mm. Flexo printing unit is located inside of vacuum chamber and print head position can be moved accordingly depending on which process is to be run. Read More
Designed to resist micro-abrasion caused by movement of brake lining against shoe table during normal use, PlatinumShield® III coating targets aftermarket customers purchasing new and remanufactured Meritor brake shoes. Formula helps extend brake shoe through optimized adhesion to metal surface and durability. By extending on-road brake shoe protection, this corrosion protectant contributes to extended vehicle uptime and fleet operability. Read More
Permanently integrated onto glass and available on range of float sheet and wafer glass materials, CleanVue™ PRO series combines handling, cleaning, water shedding, and robust performance with anti-reflective properties for displays and optical windows. These oleo/hydrophobic AR coatings will not flake or peel off glass substrate over time and maintain glass transparency and image clarity. Also, products impart oil and water repellency, non-smudge surface, and scratch resistance. Read More
Available for North America industrial flooring manufacturers, Lifeshield™ coatings provide durability, scuff and scratch resistance, and moisture protection. UV cure products, including 100% solids and waterborne UV technologies, meet regulatory guidelines for low VOC. These coatings are designed with industrial operations in mind to ensure maximum efficiency and usability for manufacturers. Read More
Functions universally with all adhesives and cementitious chemistries from any manufacturer, Aquaflex iMVS™ forms dense concrete/plastic matrix that elevates installation performance to 95% insitu RH and/or 12 lb MVER. Non-silicate, bio-based product is self-priming, non-flammable, and does not require mixing. Only CSP 1 surface preparation is required. Instead of blocking moisture, product suppresses moisture emissions to within flooring manufacturers' adhesive tolerance. Read More
Passing Navy Hex Bar Test, MIL-I-16923C, which consists of 10 cycles from -55 to +155°C, two-part epoxy resin 20-3301 protects electronic assemblies from thermal cycling and shock. Low viscosity epoxy flows quickly around components, giving users working time of 4–6 hr. Product is typically cured at 80°C for 1–2 hr, but post cure of 150°C for 3 hr will optimize performance properties. Applications include electronic potting and encapsulating, casting, coating, and electrical varnishes. Read More
Offered in up to 87 in. widths, 8 mil JetView™ Latex Backlit Polyester film is compatible with several UV inkjet presses, which broadens applicability, and reduces need for post lamination for long-term signage applications. Film exhibits eco-friendly properties in addition to durability, scratch and water resistance, and vibrancy across color spectrum. Available for printers, this product offers optimal ink adhesion and immediate dry time.
Applied directly to press platen via spray, roll, or wipe prior to processing, Michem® Release Agent 9004 imparts low COF coating, sealing surface of platen and producing clean surface which minimizes frequency between cleanings. Product also provides smooth board surface over time, requiring less sanding. Release Agent 9004 is suited for use on laminated strand board, oriented strand board, medium density fiberboard, and particle board presses. Read More
Used in ambient temperatures up to 1,100°F, Corr-Paint™ CP4060 provides corrosion protection and color identification for aluminum and cast steel structures. Single-part, red-pigmented, silicone-based, water-dispersible coating adheres to sandblasted as well as marginally prepared metal surfaces and dries at room temperature. Product cures as coated structure is ramped up to its operating temperature, and resultant coating is resistant to oxidation, UV light, humidity, and salt spray. Read More
Instant Polish Line includes stainless steel polishing products available in 3 formats: pre-applied on Quick Step Instant Polish Disc and Instant Polish Belt or stand-alone paste. Designed for industries where high quality mirrored finishes are required, including pharmaceutical, food and beverage, and construction and design, these products eliminate 3–4 steps in polishing process, including need to clean in-between polishing steps, and reduce consumable changeover frequency.
Targeting large boat market, Pettit XL superyacht antifouling system consists of Ultima® SR60 multi-season copolymer; Trinidad® PRO antifouling paint with high-copper, hard finish formula; Vivid®, with build-up resistance, bright colors, and multi-season protection; Hydrocoat® ECO self-polishing, water-based, metal-free ablative containing organic Econea™ biocide; and Pettit Protect® heavy-duty, 2-component, epoxy coating optimized for fresh/salt water resistance. Read More
Applied to decks via roller, KiwiGrip Nonskid Deck Coating System provides high-traction surface. Varying application technique of this one-part, water-based, non-toxic acrylic paint allows texture to be adjusted from recreational to mercantile. Loaded with UV stabilizer, homogeneous coating is available in standard colors and may be tinted to custom pastel colors. Black and glow-in-the-dark versions are also available. All can be applied over wood, fiberglass, epoxy, concrete, or metal.
Water-based, non-toxic, and non-flammable, FERTAN Rust Converter stops rust corrosion on variety of surfaces and converts those surfaces into black zinc phosphate coating that is suited for use as fresh paint base. Zinc phosphate coating will protect metal for up to 6 months before additional primer or paint needs to be applied. Under ideal conditions (75°F and 70% humidity), FERTAN Rust Converter can work in as little as 4-6 hours. No deep scrubbing or sandblasting is needed. Read More
Acting as barrier between punch and sheet metal, SuperMax™ improves stripping and extends tool life. This tool coating increases number of hits between sharpening and consequently reduces machine downtime. Other effects enhancing punching process quality and efficiency include reduced galling, slug pulling, and corner breakdown. Applied using nano-layer technology, coating offers hard, dense film that increases wear resistance and lowers friction coefficient. Read More
Used as topcoat in label and packaging printing applications, Michem Flex R1930 improves adhesion of inks, including UV-cured inks, to printed labels and flexible packaging substrates. Chemical-resistant product, also suited for film converters or printers who produce packaging and labels for use in harsh environments, can be applied using gravure, flexo, and other coating methods. Effective at coat weight of 0.5 gsm dry, primer dries clear. Read More
Intended for high-output, direct-injection turbocharged gasoline engines (GTDI), MSC312 top piston ring thermal spray coating features chromium nitride (CrN) composition that optimizes scuff-and-wear capabilities. Use of chromium nitride in top ring coating is applied through high-velocity oxygen fuel (HVOF) method, and addition of molybdenum-chrome provides enhancements to pure CrN. Coating thickness can be adjusted to meet engine durability requirements. Read More
Approved for use on Xeikon digital presses, 100% aqueous DigiPrime 4453 promotes rub resistance and ink adhesion to IML films. This flexo- and gravure-ready primer, Xeikon-approved for use with its dry toners, will not yellow or lose print receptivity over time, is effective for in-mold label printing, and is suitable for food contact. Other applications include digitally printed labels and flexible packaging. Product can also be used in conventional offset and UV printing applications.
Providing steel structures with protection against corrosion, abrasion, impact, and chemicals, polyurea coatings are formulated with zero VOCs and cure to touch within few seconds. Cut-resistant solutions, supporting direct to metal application or use with Chemline Primers, let OEMs apply thick protective plastic membrane around steel structures via pressurized, heated, dual-component, spray application unit. Colors are available. Read More
Featuring water-based polyurethane resin, fade-resistant pigments, and reflective glass spheres, CRC Reflective Spray Paints and Reflective Mining Paints are used to mark hazards or objects which need to be located in low-light or dark areas, such as fire hydrants, safety equipment, guard rails, electrical switch boxes, gas meters, and boat piers. Supplied in 16 oz and 20 oz aerosol cans, respectively, spray paints and mining paints must be applied over aluminum base coat for effectiveness. Read More
Establishing polymer coating that encases each fiber of material, EverShield DOR increases durability through complex, protective matrix. Environmentally friendly formula uses C6 chemistry and is also water-based with no VOCs. Unlike some DWRs, EverShield treated fabrics can be washed at standard temperatures: no super-heated wash or drying cycles are needed to maintain superhydrophobicity or oleophobicity. Product retains tensile strength, breathability, softness, and feel of original fabric. Read More