Diamonds Are a Manufacturer’s Best Friend Why DLC is Leading the Industrial Coating Market

Written by Wall Street News on November 14th, 2016. Posted in Industrial coating service, Thermal spray coating company, Wear-resistant coatings

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How much do you know about the new groundbreaking technology that’s changing the industrial coating industry? DLC coating has many unique advantages, including being as strong as diamonds. And we don’t mean that figuratively.

Learn about them below:

What does DLC stand for?

DLC stands for diamond-like carbon coating. It is a nanocomposite coating with some of the unique and desirable properties of diamonds, including hardness, wear resistance, and low friction.

What are the unique characteristics of DLC coating?

  • High hardness
  • Low friction
  • High resistance to corrosion
  • Strong adhesion to substrate material
  • Fretting resistance
  • Self lubrication
  • Electrical insulation
  • Good release prop