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A Guide to High Performance Powder Coating

Author(s)/Editor(s): Bob Utech
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Pages in Print Edition: 357PP
Hard Cover

Published: 06/01/2002
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SME Members: $ 69.00
Non members: $ 77.00


This guide examines industry costs performance, and environmental in the powder coating industry. The latest advancements in power and equipment are discussed along with in-depth information about system design and layout, equipment features and benefits, pretreatment issues, overall efficiency, operating costs, maintenance, and coating comparisons. Focus is on controlling process variables that lead to efficiency, quality, and consistent operations. In addition, troubleshooting guides and discussion of lean principles and UV curing are included. An overview of the basic processes and equipment used in electrostatic spray operations are covered: power materials, booths, reclaim systems, washers, and ovens.