Are you an experienced powder coater who still encounters problems with coating from time to time?
Are you new to powder coating and desire more powder coating knowledge and hands-on experience?
Are you curious about what our training classes have to offer?
Booking a class with Powder Buy the Pound will be the best decision you ever make in your powder coating career!
Highly knowledgable instructors will teach the science behind powder coating to provide you with a better understanding of the powder coating process. You will then be able to practice the information you learned in PBTP's hands-on classroom. The instructors will walk you through the entire process, from start to finish. From prep work to your finished product, the hands-on practice will show you just how much you are capable of! enhance the experience because any problems that you run into can be explained and made right, then and there.
2-day, 4-day, and a hydrographics training course are offered. If you choose to book a class, the hydrographics class can be added on with a $50 discount! The cost for any additional person will be 1/2 off the original class price, per-person.
Things you will learn in the class include (but are not limited to):
Powder Tech 101:
- Powder types
- Powder curing
- Powder applications
- 2nd and multiple coats
- Heat flocking
Methods of prep:
- Chemical stripping
- Media blasting
- Out gassing
- Iron phosphate cleansing and coatings
- MEK, Acetone, denatured alcohol
- Final prep
Hands-on instruction on how to use:
- Powder coating controllers (settings, set up, and use)
- Pressure hoppers
- Fluidizing hoppers
- How to clean and perform regular maintenance on your equipment
Learn to avoid or correct
- Back ionization
- Out gassing