Some substrates, particularly non-ferrous, require an intermediate process between cleaning and priming for painting.
Trans-Acc regularly incorporates Pretreatment Services for the majority of ferrous and all non-ferrous surfaces.
Trans-Acc will pre-treat depending on specification or application, as required. Pretreatment enhances corrosion resistance of these surfaces, as well as the adhesion of the coating material. To ensure the quality of our pretreated substrates, we perform a range of testing operations, including water break testing, accelerated corrosion resistance testing, salt spray testing, and dry adhesion testing.
Trans-Acc offers Pretreatment Services to customers requesting one of our coating services, or as a stand-alone service.
Conversion Coating & Pretreatment
Chemical Conversion (TCP)
Small to Large Size, Contact Us for Details.
Converts Metal Substrates to Uniformly Textured Surfaces
Enhances Corrosion Resistance Properties
Improves Coating Adhesion Properties
Maximizes Coating Performance
Minimizes Expensive Maintenance Overheads
Prevents Undercutting of Powder Coatings
Accelerated Corrosion Resistance Test
Dry Adhesion Test
Hydrogen Embitterment Relief Test
Salt Spray Test
Total Alkali Contamination Test
Water Break Test
Wet Adhesion Test
ISO: 9001 Certified
EPA ISO: 14001 Compliant
OHSA ISO: 45001 Compliant
Market Update: Advances in Powder Coatings
What are some of the advances in powder coatings? According to American Coatings Association: Powder coating technology is viewed as a sustainable option in many industrial coating applications. It is most widely used to coat metal substrates, but efforts have focused on developing curing solutions that enable the application of powder coatings to temperature-sensitive materials […]
Liquid Nylon Coating
What is Liquid Nylon? According to Corrosionpedia: What Does Liquid Nylon Coating Mean? A liquid nylon coating is a coating that is used to protect an underlying base material. As the name suggests, the coating material is made from nylon, plus epoxy for bonding purposes. A liquid nylon coating can be adhered to many different […]
Basic Facts in Metal Cleaning
How do you clean metal? According to Corrosion Doctors: Preparation for processing it for application 0f a non-metallic zinc phosphate for either corrosion protection or painting In metal cleaning it is generally overlooked that water plays the most important part. Its condition (hard or soft), and degrees thereof determines the performance of the chemicals dissolved […]
Global Sand Blasting Equipment Market 2021
Curious about the global sandblasting market? According to MarketWatch: Global and Regional “Sand Blasting Equipment Market” 2021 Industry Status, Growth, COVID-19 Impact Analysis Research Report Standard Version-: The global Sand Blasting Equipment market was valued at 121.98 Million USD in 2020 and will grow with a CAGR of 5.05% from 2020 to 2027, based on […]