Thinking about adding a powder coated finish? Whilst we don’t powder coat in house we have excellent working relationships with local expert powder coating companies who have years of experience in the industry.
Powder coating laser cut parts gives a great finish and is suitable for a wide range of purposes. Find out more about powder coating below:
Powder coating is a type of finishing process used to apply a decorative and protective layer on metal surfaces, such as aluminum and mild steel. The process involves the application of a dry, free-flowing powder coating material onto the surface to be coated. The powder is electrostatically charged, causing it to adhere evenly to the surface. The coated item is then baked in an oven, which melts and fuses the powder into a continuous, durable finish.
Powder coating provides a uniform and consistent finish with excellent durability, resistance to corrosion, and resistance to fading and chipping. It is commonly used in a variety of applications, including automotive and transportation, furniture and home goods, outdoor equipment, and architectural metalwork.
Powder coating is also an environmentally friendly process, as it produces little to no VOCs (volatile organic compounds) and produces less waste than traditional liquid coating methods. Additionally, the excess powder can be recovered and reused, reducing waste and increasing efficiency.
In summary, powder coating is a finishing process that provides a durable and decorative finish to metal surfaces. It offers many benefits, including excellent durability, resistance to corrosion and fading, and environmental sustainability.