Our Suppliers Advise You On Types of Powder Coating

September 11, 2018

This week, we’re delighted to post a guest piece from Thermaset’s Danielle Ellison. Thermaset is one of our major powder coating suppliers.  They supply an exhaustive collection of coloured and textured powders to meet every design need you could think of.

Danielle provides a useful insight into the technical side of powder coating: the different types and their purposes. With Danielle’s knowledge, you can identify the best type of powder coating for your projects. Read more

How Environmentally Friendly Is Powder Coating?

September 4, 2018

Environmental friendliness is one of the main benefits of powder coating.

While conventional coating methods use volatile solvents to provide coverage and flow, powder coating processes are dry and solvent-free.  This means that minimal toxic compounds are released.  No powder escapes into the atmosphere during coating procedures.  Read more

Achieving Best Finishes For Aluminium

August 28, 2018

Although aluminium is one of the most frequently powder-coated materials, there are concerns that people tend to have about their aluminium finishes.

You won’t have to worry about these if you work with a reputable powder coaters though.  Ercon have over 35 years’ experience and are easily accessible across the West Midlands: We’re located in Wolverhampton’s Bilston, near to Birmingham, Coventry and Walsall.

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How Is Powder Coating Made?

August 22, 2018

Before we begin your powder coating project, we like you to know exactly how your coating finish has been manufactured.

Read on to find out what happens before you see your coating applied as a flawless sheen. Read more

What Finishes Can Be Achieved With Powder Coating?

August 17, 2018

Ercon is all about individuality when it comes to your powder coating projects.  That’s why we’ll tailor your products with our extensive range of powder coating flat and textured finishes.

We’ll help you to identify the best finishes for your products and coat them to the highest possible standard.

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Can Powder Coating Be Colour Matched?

August 9, 2018

Give your products the perfect colour finish by choosing from Ercon’s extensive RAL colour spectrum.  The choices are endless.  But what if your products need to be colour matched to another object or design scheme?

Ercon can do this too.  Here’s how… Read more

How Much Does Powder Coating Cost?

August 2, 2018

Each and every Ercon powder coating project is bespoke. Your products won’t look the same as anyone else’s. The style of your finish comes down to your taste and needs.

Because of this, our finishing services are individually priced based on your specification.

However, we can give you a baseline of the kind of prices that you can expect your powder coating projects to incur. Read more

Is Powder Coating Heat Resistant?

July 27, 2018

If you’re looking to book a project in with a reputable powder coater, one of the factors you might need to research is whether powder coating is heat resistant.

Will your products be able to withstand the temperatures of powder coating?  Will the coating remain heat resistant after the process? Read more

Will Powder Coating Chip, Fade Or Rust?

July 19, 2018

When it comes to powder coating, you want to be sure that you can trust your powder coater.  You need to know that your projects will be completed to the utmost quality, providing a premium finish for the lifetime of the item.

But if your projects are carried out by inexperienced powder coaters, you may risk certain mistakes being made, causing powder coating to chip, fade or rust. Read more

Is Powder Coating Durable?

July 11, 2018

One of the questions we get asked most when people are deciding which type of coating to use is,

Is powder coating durable?

The answer is:

Yes.

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