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Complete solutions for composites

From materials to coatings, FreiLacke offers everything from a single source From seat buckets and vehicle accessories to power distribution boxes and rotor blades, the triumphant march of glass-fibre and carbon fibre-reinforced plastics has continued unabated for decades and their applications keep increasing. The main reason for this success are the many advantages of these…

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Into the future with zero emissions

Manufacturer of steel furniture relies on new VOC-free anodic EC solution from FreiLacke   The Hessian manufacturer Christmann + Pfeifer (C+P) specialises in the production of high-quality steel furniture for versatile areas, such as workplaces, archives or workshops.  The company processes 1,500 tonnes of steel each month and turns them into individual pieces of furniture…

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A powder coating that makes plastics conductive

FreiLacke adds a highly innovative conductive primer to its system coatings range   It is still considered a challenge to provide plastics with a high-performance powder coating. Thanks to a special pigmentation, the new UR 1967 conductive primer from FreiLacke makes their surfaces conductive, which means that they can be coated with the same material…

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To the PaintExpo 2022: Cost-efficient and sustainable solutions

FreiLacke presents new products within the scope of its system coating concept at PaintExpo 2022 To ensure components coated with various coating technologies would ultimately present a flawless finish, a number of years ago FreiLacke developed its system coating concept. Factors such as sustainability, energy efficiency and climate protection also played an increasingly important role…

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Wind power on the upswing – Systems expertise for wind turbines

FreiLacke supports the wind power industry across the globe with innovative concepts for the design and coating of individual components.   Humans have always used wind power: Whether it was to power sawmills or mills, to pump water from wells or to sail the seven seas. Nowadays, wind power is mostly used as an environmentally…

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Many coaters, one surface quality

A Hamburg-based mechanical engineering company largely transitions its suppliers to system coatings from FreiLacke – now the parent company is following suit. It takes many individual steps to make sure that beverages safely reach their point of sale – and therefore the customer: From designing a suitable container shape and size, to production, filling and…

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FreiLacke low-styrene gel coats ready for market

Odour emissions permanently reduced by almost a quarter Oechsle, a specialist in glass-fibre reinforced plastic (GRP) mouldings, manufactures cover panels for machinery and construction vehicles for the mechanical engineering industry. To manufacture these components in the desired colours within the process, FreiLacke supplies the Göppingen-based company with brush gelcoats that are applied manually on to…

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Eliminating process steps, increasing quality

Manufacturer of SMC housings relies on FreiLacke’s PIMC process   The grey junction and distribution boxes that can be found on pavements, in front yards or the edges of properties largely go unnoticed. Only children sometimes use them when they play hide-and-seek or as pommel horses. Their housings are exposed to the elements every single…

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The challenges of powder-in-powder technology

Technique offers tremendous benefits, but requires a great deal of development expertise in terms of raw material and application process interaction. More and more powder coating manufacturers are developing powder-in-powder technology solutions. This new coating technique offers many advantages, but also places stringent requirements on application technology and powder coating formulation. Powder-in-powder technology offers numerous…

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UHS coatings for hydraulic pumps and motors

UHS coatings for hydraulic pumps and motors at Linde Hydraulics in Aschaffenburg: In Aschaffenburg, Linde Hydraulics GmbH & Co.KG established a completely new production plant. The plant consists of production and assembly halls encompassing approximately 22,000 m². The producer of drive systems supplies manufacturers of construction and agricultural machinery as well as transport vehicles across…

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