Spotlight Profiles: Part Preparation
Posted on Tuesday, January 17, 2017
By: Sharon Spielman
Before a part can be powder coated,
it must be properly prepared. Proper
pretreatment is crucial for coating
adhesion, and proper masking ensures
that the finish is applied exactly
where needed. This section features
advertising companies that can help
you find the pretreatment and masking
solutions to help you coat the job right.
Be sure to let them know you found
them in Powder Coated Tough!
Specialty Chemical Products
Chemetall has been developing, manufacturing,
and supplying state-of-the art specialty chemical
products since 1909. The ISO 9001 certified
company offers a wide spectrum of products and
systems to meet the needs of many industries and
Chemetall US, Inc.
Metal Pretreatment Products
Coral Chemical Company provides complete
process efficiency solutions to the metal finishing
industry including a full line of metal pretreatment
products. From cleaning to conversion coatings
to final rinses, Coral supplies everything needed
to prepare metal and plastic products for the
application of an organic coating. Coral’s Eco-
Treat® metal pretreatment products provide an
ecological and economical alternative to phosphate
pretreatments. These low and no-phosphate
products reduce wastewater concerns for an
environmentally-friendly solution to pretreatment
Stock and Custom Masking
CFS offers stock masking products, custom die
cuts, custom molding, 3D printing, and a 3M Select
Converter for all of your masking needs.
- Stock masks ship out the same day.
- Custom die cuts can be done in a few days.
- 3D printing allows for fast prototype
With more than 30 years of experience and five
locations across the United States, CFS is sure to
have the masking products for your finishing needs.
Custom Fabricating and Supplies (CFS)
Engineered Hanging and Masking Solutions
Mighty Hook offers the largest and most
diverse line of hanging and masking products. We
bring over 160 years of combined experience in
coating, racking, and masking design to identify
inefficiencies in your coating operation and work
with you to provide custom engineered solutions.
We aim to increase your productivity while still
maintaining an affordable cost. As a complete
supplier for the industrial coatings market, and the
only fully integrated “below the conveyor” hanging
and masking company in North America, Mighty
Hook masters the art and science of hanging.
Sharon Spielman is editor of Powder Coated Tough magazine. She can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.