Pretreatment and substrate prep is important. Read through this blog from our sister brand, IFs Coatings, for some top tips on the many different types of pretreat available to you.
This awesome blog from our sister brand, IFS Coatings, covers the different product types, chemistries, technologies - whatever you want to call them - of powder coatings and the advantages and disadvantages of each. Most Polychem powders are standard polyesters, with a few super durables and urethanes thrown in for good measure, but we have easy access to the other types at IFS! Check these out and see what you think.
This is the last blog in the series from our sister brand. IFS Coatings, but is filled with awesome tips on keeping your powder coating line in order. Enjoy!
Who would have thought that something as simple as hoses and pumps could effect your powder application so much, but they do! This blog from our sister brand, IFS Coatings, has some great advice and tips on maintaining them and how to solve issues surrounding them. Read on...
Getting the cured powder just right is a great feeling! But what if it goes wrong? Read on to find out tips from the experts at our sister brand IFS Coatings on cured film properties, issues and how to solve them!
Understanding powder fluidization issues can really help you run a smooth operation. Check out the blog below from our sister brand IFs Coatings that deals with those issues and how to solve them!
Anyone who has ever applied powder coatings knows that it doesn't go smoothly 100% of the time. Check out this blog, from our sister brand IFS Coatings, which covers powder application issues, problems and fixes!
Special effect powders are super cool and allow you to offer creative looks that other coatings simply can't achieve. Check out this blog from our sister brand IFS Coatings, that covers advice on how to apply special effects and what to watch out for!
This blog, from our sister brand IFS Coatings, covers tips from the top (or at least IFS coatings experts with hundreds years of powder coating experience between them) on applying metallic effect powder coatings. Whether they're fine sparkles or chunky metallic looks, this info will help!