All You Want to Know About Industrial Coatings

Written by Business magazine. Posted in Hard coating, Thermal spray coatings, Wear-resistant coatings

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industrial coatings make for big business. More than 352 million gallons, worth $6.8 billion were sold to American consumer industries in 2014. There are a number of different sliding wear coatings that have been used in a number of industries from firearm manufacture to the automotive industry.

Industrial coatings and sliding wear coatings are products and materials that have been designed to protect various systems and products from wear and tear, the elements and from corrosion. They can also add a certain aesthetic to the items to which they are applied.

The majority of hard coatings are used on steel and concrete to prevent corrosion. They are versatile and can be used in a number of different industries. Some industries where they are most useful include:

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