Case Study Zirconium Conversion Coating
Temperature: Amb. – 115 F
Concentration: 2.0 – 3.0 %
Dwell Time: 45 sec
Spray Pressure: 15 psi
5 stage spray washer
Competitve zirconium coating
Steel and Galvanized
This customer was using a zirconium based conversion coating from a leading international pretreatment company. They were interested in improving performance and reducing the operating costs of their metal finishing process.
MetaLube was given the opportunity to run ZirKote 602 LT on their high volume production line. Compared to competitive products, ZirKote 602 LT contains an increased amount of active zirconium, and increased acidity to combat contamination. Our balanced formulation has allowed this customer to reduce chemical usage by approximately 20% in their conversion coating bath, while improving the salt spray performance of their process.
Lower your operating costs by reducing the temperature of your conversion coating bath