Summary: When a forging company sought a specialized coating to enhance the lubrication and anti-stick attributes of their isothermal vacuum forging method, they engaged with Advanced Technical Products (ATP). Addressing the distinctive criteria for automation, temperature resilience, and budget-friendliness, ATP proposed their boron nitride coatings. After rigorous on-site testing and leveraging their in-depth understanding of spray technologies, ATP tailored a premium spray system for the client. Post deployment, the client experienced enhanced forging quality, superior lubrication, diminished sticking, and notable cost savings. In essence, ATP’s profound expertise in coatings and application systems streamlined and amplified the client’s forging process.
Processes: Evaluation, Testing
Category: Boron Nitride Coatings
Advanced Technical Products was approached by a forging company looking to develop a coating that would improve the lubrication and anti-stick properties of their forging process. The customer’s unique requirements included an automated application process, high-temperature resistance, and economical costs due to their isothermal vacuum forging process.
After a thorough evaluation, ATP recommended using their boron nitride coatings, which met the customer’s specifications. The next step was to test the coatings on-site to determine the most effective solution for their process.
Through ATP’s vast knowledge of spray systems, they were able to recommend a high-quality spray system that fit the customer’s needs. The coatings had to pass the company’s internal safety and quality inspection while still fulfilling their previous requirements.
The value the customer gained from working with ATP was a large improvement in the quality of their forging. The coatings provided by ATP allowed for a more efficient forging process with better lubrication and anti-stick properties. Additionally, the new coating solution was more cost-effective than the customer’s previous product, resulting in cost savings.
Overall, Advanced Technical Products’ expertise in coatings and spray systems allowed for the successful development and implementation of a solution that met the customer’s unique requirements and improved the quality of their process.