Atmospheric

Thermal spray coatings for atmospheric applications

Case Studies

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Artistic Finishes Using Metallisation Equipment

Reason For Use: Metallisation has seen many diverse uses of its metal spraying equipment Related Products MK61-FS Wire Flame View Product In the 95 years we have been operating we are still regularly surprised by one of our long term customer’s. Artistic Metals, based in Uckfield, specialise in metal spray finishing with an aesthetic twist and provide a wide range of diverse decorative items ranging from a bronzed pear, dining tables and chairs through to the revolving doors of the…

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Metal Spray Equipment Manufacturers

Metallisation Equipment Key to Refurbishment of Cornish Swing Bridge

Reason for use: Refurbishment and corrosion protection   Download PDF The historical Ross Swing Bridge by the Isles of Scilly ferry port on Penzance sea front is currently undergoing a major refurbishment to improve its appearance, reliability and reduce the costs of future disruption and maintenance. The works are being carried out by Cornwall County Council’s contractor Cormac and part of the refurbishment includes the thermal spraying of the bridge with aluminium to protect it from corrosion. Bridge Corrosion Protection…

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Children’s Playground Equipment

Reason for use: Durable corrosion protection layer under powder coated top coat. Download PDF Related Products Arcspray 145/S245-CL View Product A Metallisation Arcspray system has been used to protect playground equipment from corrosion and to create an excellent base for the powder coated finish. SMP (Playgrounds) Ltd has selected Metallisation’s Arcspray system and zinc coating process, to protect its wide range of outdoor playground equipment. SMP has been designing, manufacturing and building playgrounds throughout the world for 40 years. The…

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Application Data Sheets

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Multivoid aluminium tubing for AC Condensers

Reason for use: Corrosion protection and brazing during assembly Download PDF Corrosion of heat exchangers for automotive air conditioning units can be a major problem. The unit is often located near the front grille of the vehicle and hence is exposed to a severely corrosive environment, with road salts, rain and high temperatures all contributing to high corrosion rates. In order to reduce the rate of corrosion, historically several methods have been tried: zinc diffusion by flux brazing, sacrificial anodes…

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Seam Spraying of Pre-coated E.R.W Tube

Reason for use: Corrosion protection of the weld area on a pre-coated steel tube Download PDF Related Products Arcspray 528E(16)-ICC View Product Tube is produced on a tube forming mill by Electrical Resistance Welding of the longitudinal seam. By using pre-coated steel strip, tube with enhanced corrosion resistance can be produced. Pre-coated steel strip is available with zinc coating (galvanised), aluminium coating (aluminised) or Zn/Al Alloy Coating (various trade names apply – Galvalume, Zincalume, Aluzinc, Zalutite, and Galfan). During the…

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Example Applications

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Road and Rail Bridges

Reason for use: Long term corrosion protection in hard to access areas. Aluminium used to protect steel from road salts corrosion. Download PDF Related Products MK73-FS Wire Flame View Product Thermal or metal spraying steel to protect it from corrosion has always been recognised as a long-term solution for many industries. UK based Metallisation has been providing anti corrosion solutions for over 80 years, to a diverse range of industries all around the world. One of its successes is the…

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AC 11 Chassis Metallisation

Chassis Components

Reason for use: To provide corrosion resistance without heat distortion to irregular and large shaped chassis’. Download PDF Go to the Process Page The problem of corrosion on road vehicles is receiving ever-increasing attention and various systems are being devised to protect private cars. The specification for the treatment carried out on the chassis shown in the photograph was gritblasted followed by 100 microns (0.004”) zinc sprayed with a Metallisation gas pistol. The manufacturer’s usual decorative paint finish was then…

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Footbridges

Footbridges

Reason for use: Long term corrosion protection Download PDF Go to the Process Page Long term corrsion protection often in inaccessible areas where regular inspection and maintenance would be costly, e.g. over railway lines or major roads. Showing a considerable development from the traditional railway footbridge, the accompanying photograph illustrates the steel footbridge erected over the railway at Hurst Green, Surrey, by South Coast Welders Ltd, to the order of the Surrey County Council. The protective treatment selected for this…

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