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Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Genie-brand Spare Parts

Quality thermal spray torches and replacement parts (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Microscopic engravings specific to your print uses

When it comes to our anilox rolls, we take extensive measures to ensure that our rolls are mechanically sound and our engravings are exact. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Powder feeders delivering highly controlled result

We offer a line of reliable TAFA® pressurized volumetric powder feeders that deliver highly controlled results. So whether your operations need a simple open-loop RPM-controlled unit or a more sophisticated closed-loop weight-loss controlled powder feeder, we have what you’re looking for. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - When the press runs-your reputation is on the line

For more than a quarter-century, press manufacturers, printers and converters around the world have turned to us for anilox rolls that fit their application and offer longer service life, reduced downtime and greater productivity. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Thermal Spray Torches

Systems you can’t beat (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Polishing materials to outperform your competition

A line of polishing slurries, powders and suspensions designed for even your most demanding applications. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - TruForm Metal Powders

TruForm AM metal powders are making your dreams for metal AM fly (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Slurries

A slurry for any need (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Coating Equipment

Application by application, we’ll work directly with you to understand your operational requirements and find the TAFA®-brand thermal spray systems, powder feeders, acoustical enclosures and more that will help you reach them. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Wired for optimal performance

We engineer and manufacture a wide variety of TAFA® wires—from traditional metal and metal alloy to complex cored wire compositions—for all of your arc spray applications. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - A powder for every occasion

We have a thermal spray powder to meet almost any need. We maintain more than 500 different chemistries and stock up to 300 standard products. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - The Best Thermal Barrier For Your Components

When operating under extreme high temperature, the structural material of your most critical components is at risk for degradation. Thermal protections are needed to ensure both performance and durability. But we take it one step further. With our line of nearly 100 thermal barrier coatings, we can protect and even extend the operating life of your most critical components.   (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Chrome / Cadmium Replacement

While chrome and cadmium platings are inexpensive and easy to apply, their environmental and health risks outweigh the benefits. Our broad portfolio of coating materials and application technologies ensures you get equivalent or better performance compared to hexavalent chrome and cadmium containing platings without associated environmental regulations and employee hazards. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Additive Manufacturing Powders

Look to Praxair Surface Technologies for TruForm metal powders, know-how, resources, and supply to turn your AM dreams into reality. Full line of cobalt, iron, nickel, and titanium powders.  (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Superior furnace rolls - annealing & hot-dip lines

The last thing to worry about with furnace rolls are pickup issues due to excessive iron fines, residual caustic, or thin oxide films and scratch issues. Our coated furnace rolls prevent these issues to make sure that they will not affect the delivery or the high quality that the customers deserve.

The rolls are coated with carbide, ceramic, and cermet thermal spray coatings, so t... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Thermal Spray Coating Services

Thermal spray coatings improve customers’ components so they can withstand the toughest operating environments.

This coating process can be applied manually or by machine with a wide range of materials at different spray rates and coating thicknesses that will meet unique specifications.

The thermal spray coating process delivers a high-quality coating that extends th... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Industry-leading Automotive Coating Services

Setting the highest quality standards on the road.

Praxair Surface Technologies (PST) implements industry-leading coating services. Automotive services that PST provides include wear control, fretting and clearance control, automated friction control coating, ceramic-coated bearings and dry lubrication.

Customers will get customized, consistent and uniform results du... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Tribomet Plating Coatings

TribometTM plating coatings is an automated, non-line-of-sight process that is suited for complex geometries and produces dense and non-porous coatings. The Tribomet electrodeposition process uses automatic plating tanks that are programmed with time and operational sequences providing more precise thickness control, exceptional metallurgical bonding and low porosity.

T... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Plasma Spray Coatings

Plasma Spray (including LPPS, Shrouded & SPS) (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Thin hard chrome replacement for textured surfaces

ExoFilmTM coatings are an ultra-thin solution for textured surfaces. They are environmentally-compliant and perform better than flash hard chrome plating.

Since ExoFilm coatings are ultra-thin, they are capable of following a textured surface. They can be applied as thin as 5 microns (0.0002") and offer a very low as-sprayed roughness. The finish has a light grey appearance... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Fully dense, hard and tough - ExoShield coatings

ExoShieldTM coatings are fully dense, hard and tough, providing best-in-class corrosion and wear protection with exceptional finishability to less than 0.01 μm/0.05 μin Ra values.

They are fully dense, providing superior corrosion protection at high temperatures. No sealant is required and ExoShield tungsten carbide coatings are usable up to 535°C/995°F. The coatings... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Tough, thin and smooth - ExoPro coatings

ExoProTM coatings are cost-competitive as compared to traditional HVOF and HVOF coatings, environmentally-compliant as an alternative to hard chrome, perform better than hard chrome, and are tougher than standard HVOF/HVAF.

The coating is deposited with a very low surface roughness as compared to traditional high velocity oxygen fuel (HVOF) and high velocity air fuel (HVAF)... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Cost-effective replacement for hard chrome plating

Thin, cost-effective replacement for hard chrome plating

ExoGreenTM coatings are thin, environmentally-compliant and provide an economical solution that performs equally to hard chrome plating.

They are REACH-compliant, providing a sustainable solution to eliminate the use of hard chrome plating and the hazardous waste created by the plating process.

They perf... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Laser cladding designed for demanding environments

Laser Cladding

Laser cladding is designed to withstand the most demanding environments.

The overlaying process applies a laser beam to fuse an immense range of materials from alloys to composites that contain ceramic compounds. This process ends up delivering a purer chemistry with a thinner, smoother overlay than traditional welding.

Laser cladding can stren... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Oil and Gas Coating Services

Oil and Gas Coating Services

Oil and gas helps bring productivity to the surface.

Getting and keeping wells producing is important to meet business objectives, and our coating and finishing services help customers do that.

Praxair Surface Technologies (PST) has had decades of research and development that has helped with their extensive portfolio of advanced c... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Quality, Cost-effective Aviation Coating Services

Aviation Coating Services

Praxair Surface Technology (PST) has the power to deliver. We work hard on the ground to help businesses take off.

When it comes to the aviation industry, PST provides quality, cost- effective surface enhancement solutions.

With today’s demanding environment, PST offers coating technologies and associated services. Most importan... (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Vapor Deposition Coatings

We offer cathodic arc physical vapor deposition (CAPVD), chemical vapor deposition (CVD) and electron beam physical vapor deposition (EBPVD) processes to create coatings of all different materials and structural properties on your most critical components. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Plastic Coating Services

Inconsistent or substandard product can put plastic, plastic film and sheet manufacturers at a competitive disadvantage. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Abrasion

Reducing friction before it becomes a problem (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Chemical Coating Services

Preventing attack from every angle (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Tru2Spec Precision Powder Formulation

Precision AM metal powders designed for your innovative applications (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Custom coatings for Food & Beverage Producers

Check out our full line of fluoropolymer coatings for optimal anti-stick properties and corrosion and abrasion resistance for your food processing equipment such as augers, plungers, seals, feeders, hoppers and much more. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Power Generation Coatings Services

Are you losing revenue every day your gas turbine is not generating power? (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Chrome Replacement Coatings

The same performance without the risks. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Diffusion Coatings

Diffuse your operational issues (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - CoreGard Coatings

CoreGardTM ID Coating Now Available for Smaller Diameters and Longer Lengths (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - D-Gun Coatings

Our proprietary detonation gun (D-Gun) thermal spray process is the leading solution for parts that require extraordinary wear and mechanical properties. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Custom Solutions (R&D)

Our world-class Product Discovery Labs™ are the source of some of the industry’s greatest advances and are made up of dedicated engineers and technologists who are working together towards a single goal: developing next-generation coatings and applications that solve the performance problems our customers face every day. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Automotive Coating Services

Prevent corrosion, arcing and abrasion, improve friction control and enhance overall productivity with our high-quality coatings developed to meet your unique specifications. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Coatings For Any Operation

We’ve spent more than 50 years developing coatings that address the challenges you face every day. No matter your industry, application or location, we have the right coating to meet your needs. And if we don’t, we’ll develop it. (read more)

Praxair Surface Technologies, Inc. - Make Corrosion Crumble

Corrosion is a gradual chemical or electrochemical attack of a metal or alloy by agents in the surrounding atmosphere. The resulting reaction causes disintegration of surfaces and material loss that can take many forms. (read more)