At Shamrock, we work closely with our powder coatings customers to minimize the impact of abrasion and mar on finished products. We also offer unique texturing agents that develop tactile surfaces ranging from coarse to smooth finishes and are suitable for use in a wide variety of baking conditions. Shamrock additives are ideal for a broad spectrum of powder coatings applications, including general industrial, appliance, metal furniture, electronics, farm equipment and automotive OEM and aftermarket parts.
Wax additives are used to improve mar and abrasion resistance in coatings. Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) is a very cost-effective texturing additive for powder coatings. It offers performance advantages in powder coatings, such as ease of incorporation, excellent recoat adhesion and cake-free powder transfer.
Wax Powder Coating Benefits