Steel Fastener Coating maximizes corrosion protection.

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CADDY® ARMOUR is chrome-free, bimetallic corrosion protection coating system that combines inorganic basecoat with organic topcoat for barrier protection. It is applied consistently to steel parts via computer-controlled process. Self-healing coating is UL®-recognized and RoHS-compliant.

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CADDY® ARMOUR Offers up to 10 Times Greater Corrosion Protection for Steel Fasteners

SOLON, Ohio, USA - ERICO® is revolutionizing corrosion protection with CADDY® ARMOUR. This innovative new corrosion protection system for steel parts is UL® Recognized and RoHS compliant. Testing conducted by independent testing facilities and ERICO has proven CADDY ARMOUR to be the most advanced, self-healing coating available, providing the highest level of corrosion resistance on the market.

CADDY ARMOUR is a chrome-free, bi-metallic corrosion protection coating system that combines an inorganic basecoat for sacrificial protection with an organic topcoat for barrier protection. Utilizing a state-of-the-art, computer-controlled process, the coating is applied consistently to each part, enabling up to 10 times greater corrosion resistance performance.

Corrosion resistance is proven through the ASTM® B117/DIN 50021 salt spray and GM 9540P Accelerated Cyclic Corrosion tests. Offering an aesthetically pleasing appearance for the fasteners, CADDY ARMOUR is the latest development from CADDY, a market leader in fastener innovation.

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ERICO® is a leading global designer, manufacturer and marketer of precision-engineered specialty metal products serving niche markets in a diverse range of electrical, construction, utility and rail applications. The company is headquartered in Solon, Ohio, USA with a network of sales locations serving more than 25 countries and with manufacturing and distribution facilities worldwide. ERICO's well-known brand names include: CADDY® electrical and mechanical fixings, fasteners and supports; CADWELD® welded electrical connections; CRITEC® surge protection devices; ERICO® rail and industrial products; ERIFLEX® low voltage power distribution; ERITECH® facility electrical protection; and LENTON® concrete products. Visit ERICO online at

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