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The Good and The Bad of Powder Coating vs Painting

Posted on: March 1st, 2019 by byersbushblog

When you are finishing your race car, you have a couple of choices in regard to your chassis.  You can paint the chassis, or you can powder coat it.

It needs to be protected in some fashion so that it doesn’t end up looking rough and beat up.  Typically, we think of paint when we are finishing race cars. (more…)

Reasonable Reason Why You Shouldn’t Do Sandblasting in Home

Posted on: December 20th, 2018 by byersbushblog

It’s simple to get your own sandblasting setup going at your house; unfortunately it’s also quite dangerous to build a sandblasting setup without all the proper protective gear. While sandblasting silica is given off to the air, and that’s a very harmful substance to be breathing in. If you aren’t careful you’ll end up with some very serious breathing issues from repeated exposure to the substance. (more…)

Going Vintage With Powder Coating

Posted on: October 25th, 2018 by byersbushblog

There are so many things you can do with powder coating. But, have you ever tried using it in designing your home? If you can imagine the number of creative things you can achieve with this process, then maybe it is time to try out vintage home design using powder coating. (more…)

What Are the Common Mistakes When Specifying Powder Coating?

Posted on: October 1st, 2018 by byersbushblog

How can you ensure that you are getting the best powder coating service possible? Some would say, find the best service provider. However, service providers can only do so much based on the information that the client gives them. So if you present the wrong information, or imply the wrong application, then you may end up disappointed. What are the common mistakes when specifying powder coating? (more…)

Where Can Powder Coating Be Used?

Posted on: September 6th, 2018 by byersbushblog

Powder coating is a combination of polymer resin systems combined with curatives and other additives processed into a powder form similar to baking flour. Powder coating application uses a spray gun to apply an electrostatic charge to the powder particles, which makes them attracted to the grounded part.  The parts then enter a curing oven where, with the addition of heat, the coating chemically reacts to produce long molecular chains, resulting in high cross-link density that is very resistant to breakdown. Powder coating is popular because it’s easy to use, environmentally friendly, cost-effective, and tough! (more…)