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Plasma pre-treatment and coating

Plasma is a partial ionized gas, a “cocktail” of excited particles, molecules, radicals, ions, electrons and high-energy radiation such as UV. It is special because: Plasma can clean surfaces and chemically activate them, which often is the only way to make coating possible on some substrates. For this, we use low-pressure (vacuum) and atmospheric pressure plasmas. 

Plasma technology sets new standards for the functionalization of surfaces in industries such as automotive and medical technology. Unlike conventional coatings (wet and powder coating), plasma coatings are able to apply a homogeneous coat of coating just nanometers in thickness with properties such as anti-adhesion and barrier effects, or chemical and corrosion protection. Even parts with complex geometries are usually suitable for coating with plasma. At ADELHELM, we investigate the properties of the part’s surfaces before plasma treatment. The most important measuring instruments for this purpose is the reflected light microscope, the ATR-IR spectrometer and the contact angle-measuring instrument.

Functions:

Industries:

  • Automotive industry
  • Chemical industry
  • Electrical engineering
  • Energy sector
  • Semiconductor industry
  • Maintenance / Repair
  • Plastics processing industry 
  • Laboratory technology
  • Coatings technology
  • Food industry 
  • Machinery and plant engineering
  • Medical technology (Life Science)
  • Measurement and level control technology
  • Furniture industry
  • Pharmaceutical industry
  • Watch industry / Luxury goods
  • Packaging industry

 

Talk to us about your requirements. 
We will find the ideal solution for you.

Tel. +49 7121 98 8 56-0

 


The following companies offer these procedures:
  ADELHELM Kunststoffbeschichtungen GmbH
  ADELHELM LubriCoat GmbH

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