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In its infancy, powder coating may have seemed like an elusive dream at times. As with most technologies, a passionate group of pioneers pushed powder coating chemistries and equipment to their boundaries, achieving innovations some thought impossible.....  READ MORE

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Technology Interchange—Powder Coating Huge Parts: How to Ensure Consistency

Five years ago, I wrote a Tough Talk column entitled, “Don’t Blame the Powder”. The thesis of that piece trumpeted the high quality of powder coatings (properly applied and cured, of course) and explained.... READ MORE

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