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October 20, 2021

When Is FEP the Best Fluoropolymer Option?

FEP coatings are excellent fluoropolymer options for applications that require chemical resistance, high release, and non-stick properties.

January 6, 2020

Why Do Powder and Liquid Coatings Fail?

Here we review seven tips that will help you consistently produce coatings that last.

December 16, 2022

How to Coat Nuts & Bolts & Other Fasteners Correctly

What you need to know about breakout torque and salt-spray testing.

Fasteners that are coated for heavy industry
tend to be coated for a very good reason. That’s because the environments where
these nuts and bolts hold metal pipes and plates together can be very harsh.
They are typically underwater, underground, or exposed to water frequently in industries
such as […]

December 16, 2022

What Are the Benefits of PFA Coatings?

PFA coating systems can be applied in the widest range of thicknesses for fluoropolymers, among many other benefits.

January 6, 2020

Pretreatment Is Key to Long-Lasting Corrosion Resistant Powder Coatings

Resisting shortcuts also lengthens the life of decorative impact.

There are many powder coatings that provide long-lasting, protective, corrosion-resistant surfaces. Powder coatings can be both decorative and corrosion-resistant for specific environments, but most important for the durability of the coating over the long term is the thoroughness of the pretreatment phase.

The most popular corrosion-resistant
decorative powder coatings […]

October 21, 2021

Crest Coating Reinvests Profits to Upgrade Coating Equipment

Decades of industry knowledge help guide smart coating equipment choices.

As Crest Coating Inc. has grown over the years
to now occupy 50,000 square feet in Orange County, CA, we’ve continually reinvested
profits to upgrade equipment. The latest in equipment
technology keeps us up-to-date on new coating techniques, assures
the highest quality coated products, and allows us to offer the […]

December 22, 2021

Bakeries Find New Benefits from Non-Stick Bakeware Coatings

Dough troughs use much less oil, and bun pans can be recoated for
extended life.

Moving a 400-pound blob of bread dough around the plant floor of a commercial bakery doesn’t sound like an easy task. That’s because it isn’t. A commercial bakery might fill a 12-foot-long trough with bread dough so that it can rise for […]

October 13, 2021

7 Steps to Faster Fluoropolymer Product Selection

Answering seven simple questions will take you down the right path.
The dozens of fluoropolymer options on the market can present a maze of performance, application, and thickness properties to decipher. The unschooled don’t know where to start, yet fluoropolymer functional coating experts have years of accumulated knowledge that let them know intuitively where to start.





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January 2, 2023

What You Need to Know About PTFE Coatings

Picking a seamless solution for your specified application.
What are PTFE coatings?
PTFE coatings (Polytetrafluoroethylene) are non-stick, fluoropolymer, high temp coatings. They have a one-coat system or a two-coat system of a primer and topcoat and have several features that make them go-to coatings. This specific type of coating has the highest operating temperature of all fluoropolymers […]

October 21, 2021

Crest Coating Inc. Celebrates its Fifty Year Anniversary

Crest Coating Inc. is celebrating 50 years of innovation, collaboration, and transition! For these 50 years, Crest Coating has become a frontrunner in powder coating and exotic liquid coating services by gaining the experience and knowledge of many industries. Contained in two modern buildings totaling over 50,000 square feet, the company has come a long […]