When a part’s operating environment is too demanding for conventional coatings, our polymer surface treatments are up to the challenge. We develop coatings using a variety of polymers such as PTFE, PFA, FEP as well as dry lubricants that impart temperature, corrosion and chemical resistance, non-stick/release properties and low COF to surfaces, depending on their composition.
Here’s how we create the best polymer surface treatment to protect part surfaces: After properly cleaning the substrate, we apply polymers using the paint-type technology and cure them at elevated temperatures. This process creates a tough, inert finish that gives ferrous, non-ferrous and mixed metal parts exceptional resistance to difficult conditions that can otherwise damage parts.
Effective in hostile environments
Self-lubricating properties for extended wear protection
Wide operating temperature range
Repeatable results and consistent quality
Looking to protect your parts in a difficult environment? Our engineers are ready to help you select and customize the best polymer-based surface treatment for your application.Request a quote
Keeping packaging equipment up and running is top priority for engineers and plant personnel. Faced with ever-increasing productivity benchmarks based on fast and efficient operation, packaging engineers must continually fight against issues such as sticking, premature wear, abrasion and corrosion. To eliminate these challenges, nano-engineered coatings are being used to protect machine components and solve performance problems in food, pharmaceutical and consumer goods packaging.
The development of computer-controlled asphalt testing equipment to simulate and then quantify and predict the punishment which various asphalt mixes will be able to endure when used to pave actual roads has placed enormous burdens on the components of that test equipment. To stand up to simulations of heavy road wear, equipment designers have had to look beyond the conventional and to seek out materials that could endure tremendous stress. That was precisely the position in which the worldwide, leading supplier of such equipment, Pine Instrument Company of Grove City, Pennsylvania, found itself.