Coatings

Non-Industrial Products, Paints & Coatings

Durable Omni Repellant deflects water, food, oil, and more.

August 27, 2015

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

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings, Optics & Photonics

Reflective Optical Coating optimizes output of LED lighting.

August 24, 2015

Used in manufacturing of LED lamps and lighting assemblies, Dow Corning® CI-2001 optimizes light output and efficiency while offering resistance to aging and UV light. White silicone coating features low viscosity of 1,500 cP which optimizes flow and fills in narrow gaps and spaces. Curing at room temperature to tough, resilient non-tacky surface, CI-2001 can be applied to large variety of substrates, such as polycarbonate, aluminum, and PMMA. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Intumescent Coating optimizes appearance of wood surfaces.

August 12, 2015

Producing clear to light amber, hard, high-gloss finish, PyroCide™ Clear maintains appearance of original wood substrate while providing water and UV resistance. Zero-VOC product will not bubble, haze, or crack and can occasionally be wiped with damp cloth. With flame-spread index of 5 and smoke density index of 15, coating provides protection of escape routes. PyroCide Clear, applied by brush or spray, has pencil hardness of 6H and Buchholz hardness of 100. Read More

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

Weatherable Coatings Oligomer provides corrosion resistance.

August 11, 2015

When paired with corrosion-resistant base coat, CN9030 difunctional aliphatic urethane acrylate can be used to provide weatherable top coat in UV/EB-cure coating applications. Oligomer produces strong, flexible films and demonstrates adhesion to such substrates as metals and plastics. Resistant to harsh chemicals, such as methyl ethyl ketone (MEK), product also exhibits gloss retention and is designed to deliver corrosion resistance. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Conductor Coating optimizes power grid.

July 29, 2015

Consisting of thin, durable coating applied to surface of any General Cable TransPowr® overhead conductor, E3X™ Technology increases conductor emissivity and reduces absorptivity, optimizing heat dissipation and minimizing heat absorption. Technology also minimizes sag or size which optimizes structures, hardware, and labor for new lines. TransPowr with E3X Technology can be applied without any modification to installation, termination, or maintenance practices. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Electrically Conductive Inks and Coatings come in primary colors.

July 17, 2015

Resistant to abrasion, scratching, flexing, and creasing, 126-29 series serves applications where electrical conductor is required and appearance of graphics arts is desired. Red, blue, and yellow colors with 5 Ω/sq./mil max sheet resistivity are available and exhibit color stability as well as minimal opportunity for surface transfer of conductive particles. Applied by screen-printing, dipping, and syringe dispensing, products adhere to Kapton, Mylar, glass, and other substrates. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Green & Clean

Elastomeric Coating reduces heat in building interiors.

June 12, 2015

Formulated as protective weathering layer for low-slope roofs, WeatherCote™ Elastomeric Coating delivers 88% initial reflectivity that reduces wear and tear on membrane below and helps lower temperature inside building by directing heat and UV away from surface. This ENERGY STAR®-rated, water-based acrylic roof coating, applicable via spray, roller, or brush, adheres to such substrates as granulated BUR, SBS and APP, metal, wood, and concrete.
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Paints & Coatings, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Materials & Material Processing

Thermoplastic EM Shielding Compounds have ready-to-use formula.

June 9, 2015

Engineered for housings of electric and electronic devices, LUVOCOM® ES compounds deliver optimized performance against electromagnetic (EM) waves. Properties eliminate need for secondary operations/installation of metal sheets or films or coatings, while rheology, optimized for facilitated processing and thin walls, lowers risk of defects in molded parts due to imperfectly distributed fillers. Electrical conductivity allows small contact areas for necessary electric grounding. Read More

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

Haptic Display Glass resists fingerprints.

June 2, 2015

Featuring optimized thin film coating that offers smooth, hydrophobic surface to repel fingerprints, Vista AR™ Haptic Glass has low photopic brightness of less than 0.3%, providing durability and reflection control in demanding environmental conditions. Magnetron-sputtered coating is inorganic, stands up to 120 days in salt fog humidity chamber, and can perform in exposure to direct sunlight and subzero temperatures. Product tests at 8H–10H pencil hardness, making it scratch-resistant. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Marine Epoxy Primer provides waterproof barrier coating.

May 22, 2015

Providing maximum resistance in both fresh and salt water, Pettit Protect® with Mica Shield Technology is suited for all exterior exposures. Heavy-duty, 2-component coating incorporates slate Mica into epoxy resin, which overlaps like shingles on roof, creating impenetrable structural barrier. In addition to osmotic blister prevention, product is formulated for tenacious adhesion making it suitable for new boats. High-solids formula also offers corrosion protection on all underwater metals. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Architectural Coatings offer multiple color, effect choices.

May 14, 2015

Fluropon® Effects include several families offering sparkling, richly saturated, and color-shifting pigments. Nova products combine rich color with dynamic sparkle. Featuring nature-inspired palette, Rustica comes in natural and polychromatic colors including some with subtle color-shift. Kameleon™ pearlescent hues with active color shifts deliver iridescent, multi-toned effect; intense, vibrant colors appear to shift when viewed from different angles or in changing lighting. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Heat Seal Coating suits flexible food packaging applications.

May 14, 2015

Based on high molecular weight polyolefin, Michem Flex HS268 produces strong bonds in heat seal applications. Water-based, VOC-free coating has low heat seal initiation temperature, offers optimized blocking resistance, and can be further formulated with slip additives to achieve low coefficient of friction without losing bond strength. In addition to paper, metal foil, or metallized surfaces, water-resistant coating can be applied to matte, white, or cavitated films in conjunction with primer. Read More

Paints & Coatings, Adhesives & Sealants

Epoxy Coating suits applications above or below water.

May 4, 2015

Based on blend of liquid epoxy polymer and aliphatic polyamine curing agents, KALCOAT™ 560 can displace water from wet surfaces to make permanent bond. High build 100% solids epoxy coating is solvent-free and incorporates Kevlar® microfibers for reinforcement and viscosity management for high application rates. KALCOAT 560 can be used as anti-corrosive coating, repair compound, fairing compound, and encapsulating coating for variety of applications. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Flux Coating helps meet flatness, tight tolerance needs.

April 21, 2015

Available for solder preforms, LV1000 is halide-free, meets ROL0 requirements, and passes Telcordia GR-78 testing in unactivated state. Durability of glossy, uniform coating facilitates integration of this material into automated assembly processes, while minimal voiding accommodates bottom termination components that do not allow for proper outgassing of volatized flux. With tolerances controlled down to 0.25% by weight, coating can be applied to unique geometries and sizes.

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Paints & Coatings, Machinery & Machining Tools

Conformal Coating System combines repeatability, high throughput.

April 15, 2015

Featuring conformal coating and dispense valves that move smoothly along 3-axis system, Precisioncoat V delivers accuracy, repeatability, and throughput for automated material application. Multi-valve technology allows for application of dots, lines, fills, glob tops, and spray coat areas, and option to add fully programmable fourth and fifth axes allows for tilt and rotation capabilities. Windows®-based software, included, lets users customize each program based on material and pattern. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Processing System delivers 2 unique finishes.

April 8, 2015

Operating with Near-Zero™ water consumption, Dual Process Line produces black oxide finish using TRU TEMP® low temperature process, and fine-grained zinc phosphate coating using MICROLOK® MZN process. System consists of 10 tanks with 100-gallon capacity, Near-Zero™ water recycler, and Ion Exchange water purifier. Using common tanks, both blackening and zinc phosphate processes can operate singly or simultaneously and require only one operator. Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Two-Part Epoxy Paste has ultra low thermal resistance.

April 7, 2015

Master Bond EP48TC has thermal resistance of 5–7 x 10–6 K•m2/W, which enables thermal conductivity of 20–25 BTU•in/ft2•hr•°F. Applied in bond lines as thin as 10–15 microns, epoxy paste has tensile lap shear strength from 900–1,100 psi and bonds to metals, composites, glass, ceramic, and plastics. Working life for 100 gram batch at 75°F is 90–120 min. Curing at room temperature, it is serviceable over -100 to +300°F and available in ½ pint to 5 gallon containers. Read More

Paints & Coatings

Anodized Powder Coatings meet AAMA 2604 specifications.

March 20, 2015

Designed for architectural applications where anodized look is desired, TruAnodize smooth, low-gloss powder coatings apply in one coat, do not require clear coat, and meet AAMA 2604 specifications. There are 6 stock products available that offer appearances to match as many anodized colors: Light Bronze LR, Dark Bronze LR, Dark Bronze DR, Champagne LR, Black, and Bonded Clear. Applications include windows, doorframes, lighting, benches, wall panels, and rails. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Paints & Coatings

Silicone Resin and UV Cure Coating protect electrical components.

March 18, 2015

Curing within seconds upon exposure to UV light or within 2 hr at 80°C for curing in shadowed areas, UVCL protects electronic circuitry produced in high volumes. VOC-free, low-viscosity conformal coating allows application of relatively thin films without need for dilution. Also available, SC3001 silicone resin consists of optically clear and flexible 2-part encapsulation compound that helps to protect and insulate LED components from harsh/challenging environments. Read More

Paints & Coatings

High-Temp Corrosion-Resistant Coating enhances motor housings.

March 3, 2015

Used to coat steel motor housings in applications to 400°F, Corr-Paint™ CP2000 dries and cures at room temperature to hard, non-porous, abrasion-resistant surface. Single-part polymeric coating, resistant to acids, also survives salt fog, salt spray, and humidity testing periods of 1,000+ hr. Typically applied in 4.0 mil wet film thickness that dries to ~2.0 mil, coating has 200–240 cP viscosity, 1.05 g/cc specific gravity, 49.0% solids by volume, and 67.0% solids by weight. Read More