Paints & Coatings

Anti Reflection Film retains screen brightness and sharpness, even in bright sunlight

Jun 24, 2017

Researchers from College of Optics and Photonics, University of Central Florida (CREOL), report on their new antireflection coating in Optica, The Optical Society's journal for high impact research. Exhibiting a surface reflection of just .23 percent, as compared to iPhone’s 4.4, antireflection film contains tiny uniform dimples, each about 100 nm in diameter, which when viewed in... Read More

Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Valspar Packaging - Wins Bronze in the METPACK 2017 Innovation Awards

Jun 22, 2017

Packaging division receives honor for its valPure® V70 non-BPA technology

SEWICKLEY, Pa., June 21, 2017 - Valspar Packaging Coatings announced today that METPACK presented its 2017 Innovation award to Valspar's next generation valPure® V70 non-BPA series of coatings for light metal packaging. METPACK 2017 Innovation is the metal packaging industry's highest honor for... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Flow Room Temperature Underfill eliminates pre-heating a substrate.

Jun 08, 2017

SMT 88UL Flow Room Temperature Underfill provides reworkability, drop test, quicker storage conditions and thermal cycling performance. Unit comes with ability to flow into gaps below 10µm at room temperature. Product is suitable for microelectronics industry.

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Paints & Coatings

Pratt & Lambert® Paints Introduces Three New Premium Products

Jun 08, 2017

CLEVELAND, June 7, 2017 - Pratt & Lambert® Paints, an industry leader in innovative and premium quality paint products, is proud to announce the launch of three new paint products available exclusively at leading independent paint and hardware retailers nationwide. The products include:

  • Aquanamel™ Waterborne Alkyd Enamel, a coating that provides superb flow and leveling with a... Read More

Paints & Coatings

MICROLOK® MZN Finish for High Heat Applications up to 1400° and Durable Protection for Iron and Steel Parts

May 26, 2017

Eden Prairie, Minnesota: The MICROLOK® MZN finish from Birchwood Technologies is a fine-grained zinc phosphate coating for iron and steel components. It provides protection up to 1400°F for high heat applications such as pistons, rotor and calipers, and machined components where break-in lubricity is critical.

The MICROLOK MZN coating is a twenty-minute process that requires just five... Read More

Paints & Coatings

ArmorLube™ Coating features hardness up to 1500 HV.

May 24, 2017

Applied using Duralar™ CS-50 deposition system and DualArmor™ process, ArmorLube™ Coating is created from carbon-based formula with coefficient of friction of less than 0.08. Coating is suitable for metal products and parts in firearms, automotive, oil and gas industries. Duralar™ CS-50’s deposition speed enables ArmorLube™ coating thickness up to 15µm. Offering dry lubrication,... Read More

Paints & Coatings

GO-Antistatic Coating offers protection against UV radiation.

May 19, 2017

Designed for glassfiber reinforced polyester outdoor enclosures, Dubbed GO-Antistatic Coating Treatment is suitable for oil, gas, chemicals and petrochemicals industries. Offering degree of conductivity for outdoor enclosures dissipating electric charges safely to ground, product’s single-wall carbon nanotubes measure around 1-2 nm in diameter. SWCNTs increases smoothness at surface level... Read More

Paints & Coatings

XuperCOAT™ Ceramic Coating offers high thermal conductivity.

May 13, 2017

Suitable for coating mold plates and tubes in continuous steel casting process, XuperCOAT™ Ceramic Composite Coating protects copper molds against wear from hot steel in casting process. Coating provides low friction, high hardness and ductility.

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Paints & Coatings

Pettit Announces Availability of Award-Winning Easy-to-Use Wood Treatment

May 06, 2017

Coating Manufacturer Shipping Quick-Drying SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment

Rockaway, N.J. - Pettit Marine Paint, leading manufacturer of high performance marine coatings, announced today that its award-winning SeaGold Satin Wood Treatment is now in stores.

“SeaGold is the most user-friendly wood finish available and is perfect for protecting any top-side britework,” said Don... Read More

Paints & Coatings

857G-3310 Primer is compatible with high-build PTFE topcoats.

May 03, 2017

Intech's water-based 857G-3310 green primer is acid free. Product is suitable for those with VOC reduction initiatives. Coming in fluropolymers, coatings are available in gallons.

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Paints & Coatings

E-Weld Plasma™ Solution inhibits the adherence of slag.

Apr 25, 2017

Used as protection for laser and plasma cutting tools, E-Weld Plasma™ Solution is a label free product which can be applied in minutes and dries quickly. Using ergonomic arm-mounted applicator, users can coat 500 sq-ft areas quickly. Product is water-based, ceramic and anti-splatter solution and can be applied to surrounding equipment which are exposed to weld spatter of slag.

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Paints & Coatings

0-60 Degree Polarization Optimized Anti-reflection (AR) Coatings for P-plane & S-plane Polarization

Apr 10, 2017

Abrisa Technologies now offers very wide angle anti-reflection (AR) coatings for p-plane or s-plane polarization. These coatings support high throughput efficiency for broad angle polarization sensitive applications such as:

  • Switchable Bragg gratings
  • Spatial light modulation (SLM)
  • Laser scanning applications
  • Near-to-eye display components
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Paints & Coatings

Michelman Highlighting Barrier and Functional Coatings for Flexible Packaging Applications at PackPlus South 2017

Apr 08, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (April 4, 2017) – Michelman will showcase its broad selection of barrier and functional coatings formulated for flexible packaging applications at PackPlus South 2017. The show is being held April 7-10, 2017 at the Bangalore International Exhibition Centre (BEIC) in Bengaluru, Karnataka, India, with Michelman exhibiting in booth #F16.

The company will highlight its... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Hybrid Major Partner Files Patent Based on Green Polyurethane Technology

Apr 05, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO, April 03, 2017 - Hybrid Coating Technologies Inc. (OTC Pink:HCTI) is pleased to announce that its Fortune 500 partner has received a patent for one of its coating products which utilizes Hybrid’s Green Polyurethane isocyanate free technology. “We are very pleased that our partner has been granted a patent for its coating product,” said Joseph Kristul, President and CEO.... Read More

Paints & Coatings

British Custom Coating Applicator Uses Xylan® XLR to Replace Costly Silicone Paper

Mar 15, 2017

March 2017, Hertford, England. AFT Fluorotec Coatings of Hertford, England, chose Xylan XLR to help a seafood-processing company solve a problem and save money, time and effort.

The company, located in Scotland, has a large product line which ranges from simple cooked fish fillets to smoked or flavoured fillets all the way to speciality gravlax and canapé products.

The company... Read More

Paints & Coatings

State-of-the-Art Single Coat System Protects Steel Structures

Mar 10, 2017

Polyset, a leading manufacturer of high performance coating systems, offers a 100% waterborne high ratio zinc silicate coating that provides superior corrosion protection (both cathodic and galvanic), high abrasion and heat resistance up to 750°F, and is 0 VOC.

Originally developed by NASA, Polyset was the first commercial manufacturer of WB HRZS® Single Coat System designed to... Read More

Paints & Coatings

Multi-Cure® 9452-FC Coating is heat and light curable.

Mar 10, 2017

Featuring low viscosity of 20 cP, Multi-Cure® 9452-FC Coating is suitable for rapid conformal coating of printed circuit board and electronic assemblies. Compatible with different spray equipment, product fluoresces vivid blue when exposed to UV light. 9452-FC provides electrical insulation properties and offers resistance to humidity, thermal shock and corrosion.

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Adhesives & Sealants, Paints & Coatings

Unrivaled Line-X Protective Coatings Boost Work Fleet Performance at the 2017 NTEA Work Truck Show

Mar 10, 2017

– American-Made, Scientifically Advanced ‘Armor’ Extends Vehicle Life and Enhances Performance for Work Trucks, Fleet Vehicles and Associated Equipment –

HUNTSVILLE, Ala., (March 9, 2017) – LINE-X, a global leader in powerful polyurea coatings designed to deliver extreme protection in the most mission-critical conditions, will be featuring their full line of protective... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings

Michelman Hosting Multiple Product Showcase Presentations at ECS 2017

Mar 09, 2017

CINCINNATI, OH (March 7, 2017) – Michelman will be hosting four product showcase presentations at the European Coatings Show being held April 4-6 in Nuremberg, Germany. The wide-ranging presentations will cover numerous critical topics.

Dr. Julien Verron, Industry Manager, Coatings Group at Michelman will present details on a novel new waterborne direct-to-metal coating resin that... Read More

Paints & Coatings

New Die Design for Multi-Layer Fluid Coating Makes Changing Die Gaps Easier, More Accurate, and Less Prone to Human Error

Mar 08, 2017

Nordson Innovation Makes the Economic and Productivity Benefits of Multi-Layer Slot Dies More Accessible by Eliminating Calculation in Use of Shims to Achieve Lip Face Alignment

CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A., March 6, 2017: A new, patent-pending design for dual- or multi-layer versions of Nordson Corporation’s Premier™ and Ultracoat™ fluid coating dies makes it easier to achieve... Read More