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CCAI’s FINISHING Pavilion and Conference at FABTECH is now the largest event for industrial finishers in the USA.
Coater's Corner: Aesthetic value – Color and gloss control considerations
Custom coaters are contract finishers that are expected to provide their customers with a finish that is best suited for their products, giving special consideration to visual, physical, and performance attributes. Unfortunately, the highest concern—and sometimes the only concern—is that of visual appearance (surface characteristics). This is unfortunate because a good-looking finish may not be ideally suited for the product and its intended use.
Powder Coatings Clinic: Interplay between physical and chemical processes in powder coatings
What is the relationship between the glass transition temperature, powder storage temperature, powder curing reactions, powder melting temperature, and particle size for a typical powder coating? Or isn’t there one? E.D., Eagan, Minn.
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