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What are the Benefits of Powder Coating in Metal Fabrication?

Posted by CAMM Metals on Oct 9, 2018 10:00:00 AM

Metal fabricators act as one of the pillars that support the nation’s infrastructure and economy. Countless aspects of our day-to-day life depends on some form of product fabricated from metal, whether its household appliances or critical medical technology. In short, fabricated metal products are invaluable in society, if they've been properly finished by a trained professional.

Why is Metal Finishing Important for the Finished Product?

Taken on its own, raw metal has some distinct problems; without proper finishing, exposed metals can eventually corrode and tarnish. Depending on the intended use, unfinished metal-fabricated parts can be eroded by salts, weakened by ultraviolet light or rusted by rain. However, metal fabricators realized many years ago that properly finishing components is essential for enhancing durability and the product’s life span.

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Topics: Metal Fabrication, Powder Coating, Powder Coating Benefits, Industrial Powder Coating

What Factors Affect Industrial Powder Coating Costs?

Posted by CAMM Metals on Aug 16, 2018 10:15:00 AM

For many fabrication projects, powder coating is a better option than traditional paint. It is typically the more long-lasting and flexible option, often yielding a better finish. If you're considering powder coating for your next project, you'll want to be aware of the factors in the process that can affect the cost. Read below to learn about these factors and what you can do to safe money during the powder coating process.

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Topics: Powder Coating, Powder Coating Costs, Industrial Powder Coating

What are the Benefits of Powder Coating for Steel Fabrication?

Posted by CAMM Metals on Jul 3, 2018 10:30:00 AM

When considering the finish for your fabrication project, there are several options to choose from, including powder coating and paint. Paint is the more traditional approach, but comes with many limitations in color and finish. Powder coating is often the more advanced option for finishing your metal fabrication project and can often be provided at the same cost of paint. According to the Powder Coating institute, the primary benefits of powder coating are a quality appearance, improved durability, and reduced environmental impact of your products. These benefits are just a few of the many advantages to choosing powder coating for your next stainless steel fabrication project.

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Topics: stainless steel fabrication, Powder Coating, Powder Coating Benefits

9 Benefits of Using Powder Coating in Metal Fabrication

Posted by CAMM Metals on Nov 6, 2017 10:47:00 AM

When considering the finish for your metal fabrication project,  there are several options to choose from, includingpowder coating and paint. Paint is the more traditional approach, but comes with many limitations in color and finish. Powder coating is often the more advanced option for finish your metal fabrication project. This blog post provides an overview of some of the benefits associated with powder coating.

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Topics: Powder Coating, Powder Coating Benefits

Powder Coating vs. Painting Metal: Which One is Better?

Posted by CAMM Metals on Jul 25, 2017 11:30:00 AM

There are different options to consider when deciding on proper coating for metal product. Powder coating involves the application of a dry powder that settles with the application of heat from an oven. Painting involves the application of liquid paint with a pump, spray or other pressurized applicant. Both of these methods are viable options to coat a metal product, but come with advantages and disadvantages. Below is a comparison of the different aspects of powder coating and painting to help you evaluate which option is best for you. 

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Topics: Painting Metal, Powder Coating

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