The wire thermoplastic solution.
ENCASE™ is The Protech Group’s line of thermoplastic powder coatings designed specifically for the finishing of wire goods and other corrosion prone products. ENCASE™ provides outstanding impact resistance, excellent flexibility, and powerful chemical resistance. When properly applied, Encase™ thermoplastic powder coatings meet the standards of the U.S. code of federal regulations 21CFR175.300, resinous and polymeric coatings, as well as FDA standards for direct food contact. ENCASE™ is the ideal coating solution for refrigerator and dishwasher racks as well as a wide range of household products.
How does it work?
ENCASE ™ is formulated with a polyethylene-base. It has a unique finish for wiring that can be applied by fluidized bed or electrostatic spray.
- Outstanding impact and chemical resistance.
- Excellent flexibility.
- Meets FDA standards for direct food contact.
- No primer or curing required provides major energy savings.
- Available in a wide range of colors and textures.
- Ideal coating solution for a wide range of applications.
- Environmentally friendly.
|Specific Gravity||ASTM D792||0.943 g/cm3|
|Vicat Softening Point||ASTM D1525||208°F (97°C)|
|QUV||ASTM G53||Not UV stable|
|Taber Abrasion||ASTM D4060||29 mg loss, CS 17 wheel|
|Salt Fog (1,000 hours inscribed)||ASTM B117||No Blistering|
|Melt Index||ASTM D1238||30|
|Gloss Retention||ASTM B523||2.7% Loss|
|Freeze / Thaw||UPC FT-1||No effects, 10 Cycles|
Consumer Goods & Appliances
- Wire Racking & Goods