CARC Powder Topcoat: Bring it on
have been approved for
some time, until now powder has made up
only a tiny fraction of overall CARC use. In many
cases, powder coatings have frequently served only as a
primer for CARC liquid top coats. The project talked about here really changes the
game. Instead of being a specialty item, CARC powder is now an off-the-shelf product.
U.S. military vehicles are painted for
many reasons—from concealing them
with desert colors and camouflage
patterns to providing special infrared
(IR) signatures that reduce detection
in the field. Military coatings also
protect the vehicle’s metal surfaces
from the attack of nature’s elements.