Natalie Dean

July 11, 2017
powder coating defects

Powder Coating Surface Defects and How To Avoid Them

Rejects from coating lines can come from a substrate defect, a surface contaminant or a coating material defect. Process controls should be implemented upstream of the […]
July 6, 2017
col-met powder coating systems

The Purpose of Paint Arrestors for Powder Coating

It does sound “green” to say overspray collectors keep the environment cleaner, but let’s face facts; keeping the exhaust stack and fan free of overspray build-up […]
June 11, 2017

Powder Coating Safety Considerations

Safety is the #1 consideration of powder coaters. Every coater must put safety considerations top of their listĀ from proper eye protection to fire prevention to training […]
September 8, 2016
fluidized bed powder coating

Everything You Wanted To Know About Fluidized Bed…but were afraid to ask

A fluidized bed is an open box with a “plenum” chamber underneath, separated by a porous membrane. Air is introduced into the lower chamber, which then […]