Frequently Asked Questions2017-01-31T15:43:35+00:00
How does powder coating stick to the metal?2017-01-09T15:45:38+00:00

Powder coating sticks to the metal through electrostatic charges and then is baked to create at network-like bonded coating.  For more information about how it works click here.

Does Dlubak offer delivery and pickup?2017-01-09T18:43:16+00:00

Yes.  Delivery and pickup fees may apply.  Contact us for more information or click here.

What size object can I powders coating?2017-01-09T18:38:36+00:00

At Dlubak Powder Coatings, we’ve powder coated anything from fishing hooks to a vehicle frame.  We can powder coat any size up item up to a truck frame.   Items larger than a truck frame can sometimes be powder coated if they are able to be disassembled into small items.

Does all powder coat bake at the same temperature?2017-01-09T18:35:26+00:00

No, depends on the compound of the powder. Some powders that are thinner require less heat. The powders that are thicker require more heat.

Is powder coating useful for structural steel?2017-01-09T18:34:54+00:00

Yes, because it will keep it from rusting and is significantly stronger than and lasts longer than paint.

Is powder coating safe for cookware that is being used?2017-01-09T18:33:39+00:00

Powder coating has chemicals that by law are not approved to have food eaten off of.

What temperature will powder coat hold up too?2017-01-09T18:32:54+00:00

We bake everything around 500 degrees Fahrenheit  so powder coating can withhold almost any temperature.

Will powder coating effect moving parts?2017-01-09T18:41:20+00:00

No.  Powder coating will not affect moving parts because once the powder is applied and dried it will not come off.

Does a powder coat keep rust from coming back?2017-01-09T18:41:38+00:00

Yes.  It leaves a protective coating that rust will not penetrate.

How thick can powder coat be applied?2017-01-17T19:11:25+00:00

6 mills thick.  The coating will become too brittle and break or crack if it is applied any thicker.

Can powder coating be applied over paint?2017-01-09T18:12:41+00:00

No, because the heat will make the paint underneath bubble and won’t allow for a smooth finish.  Paint must be completely removed before powder coating.

What’s the thinnest metal that I can powder coat?2017-01-09T18:10:57+00:00

1/8” sheet metal.  If the metal is thinner that 1/8″ the heat from the oven may cause it to warp.