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June 26, 2020
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How to Avoid Orange Peel Effect When Powder Coating

One of the most common quality issues with powder coating is an “orange peel” effect. Defined as an uneven texture of smooth finish products that resembles […]
January 16, 2020
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WOW Pads: Innovative Shipping Pads for Finished Products

Do you, like many other powder coaters, have issues when packaging and protecting your finished products with cardboard, bubble wrap or thin foam sheets? Frank Lowe’s […]
November 1, 2019
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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 13, 2018
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Powder Coating Common Finishing Flaws & Simple Fixes – Echo Supply

More often than not, powder coaters are accepting flaws in the finish they could easily eliminate like overspray, re-tapping holes and/or paint flaking. Echo Supply has a simple […]