Engineered Surfaces for Exceptional Performance
Engineered Surfaces for Exceptional Performance

Needing help to work out the ideal 'Coating Solution'?

Contact our specialists to assist you with working out the ideal spray process and the correct coating solution for your job.

Using MSSA’s technical knowledge across all spray processes and spray materials, together with our extensive database we can solve many varying applications for substrates that are subjected to heat, corrosion, erosion and other forms of exposure.

Let us know the full operating conditions under which the substrate is subjected, what you want to achieve and we will find a coating solution for you.

Spray Process

Typical Spray Materials

Typical Applications

Key Process Characteristics

Typical Bond Strength (MPa)

Typical Coating Porosity (%)

Capital Cost

Operating Cost

Application Speed

Wire Flame Spray Aluminium, Zinc, Molybdenum, Other Metals Anti-Corrosion Coatings, Engineering Reclamation Highly Portable. Simple Operation. High Efficiency. 5 - 27 5 - 10 LOW LOW HIGH
Powder Flame Spray Metals, Ceramics, Carbides Small Engineering Reclamation, Jobbing Work Can Spray Many Materials. Portable, Low Noise, Dust and Fume. 7 - 80+ Fused 2 - 10 <1 Fused LOW MED LOW
Arc Wire Engineering Metals / Steels, Aluminium, Zinc Large Engineering Reclamation. Anti-Corrosion Coatings, Hard Chrome Plate Replacement. Very Simple Operation. High Dust Levels. 4 -5  3 - 15 MED LOW HIGH
Plasma Ceramics, Metals, Abradables Ceramic and Thermal Barrier Coatings for Aerospace, Turbines, Medical Implants and Print Rollers. Produces Excellent Ceramic Coatings. 14-69 <1-5 HIGH MED MED
HVOF Carbides, Metals Applications in Oil and Gas, Steel Mills, Valves and Pumps. Hard Chrome Plate Replacement. Optimum Coating Quality. Produces Excellent Carbide Coatings. High Noise Levels. 48 - 80+ <1 HIGH HIGH MED

If you have any questions/queries, contact our Sales Department to assist you with your enquiry.