Strongsville, Ohio, USA, March 14, 2019 – Rafter Equipment Corporation announced today it has entered into an exclusive strategic partnership with Allied PhotoChemical to promote and sell UV and water-based curable coatings to the pipe, tube, and rollforming markets. The Allied coatings are resistant to corrosion, extremely flexible, offer great adhesive properties, are fast curing, and can be custom color matched to suit the customer.
Allied offers a variety of coatings technologies for pipe and tube marketplace:
- UV cured coatings can be applied and fully cured in less than twenty (20) feet of floor space. Much faster processing speeds (up to 500 FPM) can be achieved, with minimal floor space requirements, while eliminating all Volatile Organic Compounds or VOC’s.
- Water-based coatings can be implemented with small physical footprint, fewer VOC’s and less overall capital costs, while delivering good corrosion protection and appearance.
Allied PhotoChemical (Macomb, Michigan, USA) manufactures a variety of coatings technologies: UV coatings platforms, solvent and water-based coatings technology plus conventional coatings for all substrates and industry verticals. Through our manufacturing process consulting services and on-site support services, the company has become an industry leader in consulting and problem solving for various markets. These markets include: 3D prototyping, automotive, pipe & tube, composites, plastics, wood, medical, aerospace and many others.