defects

June 26, 2020
orange peel powder coating

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 […]
November 1, 2019
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 […]
April 15, 2019
metal repair filler

Powder Coating Metal Repair Filler – Lab-metal and Hi Temp Lab-metal

Metal fabricators, welders, machine shops, auto body shops and powder coaters are constantly looking for a metal repair filler, a bondo, for powder coating that will withstand the […]
September 4, 2015

Powder Coating Acceptable Quality Level

The powder coating industry is made up primarily of – equipment suppliers – material suppliers – and applicators, both in house and job shops or custom […]