The Benefits of PVD Coating on Electroplated Parts

The Benefits of PVD Coating on Electroplated Parts

While electroplating and PVD finishing could be considered competing technologies, they often work together to provide additional value for our customers. Here, learn more about using PVD coating on electroplated parts. The technology behind chrome plating is an...
Top 5 PVD Functional Coatings

Top 5 PVD Functional Coatings

Functional coatings change a part or product’s external/surface properties without affecting its internal material characteristics. These coatings usually change both the hardness and toughness of the part’s surface to significantly improve durability, friction, or...
How Our Labs Develop PVD Coatings for Customer Needs

How Our Labs Develop PVD Coatings for Customer Needs

Why our labs rock at PVD coating development Vapor Technologies, Inc., has built our reputation on the thin-film coatings we’ve developed for use in our Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) and Plasma-Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition (PE-CVD) coating equipment. We...
Why We Use Zirconium-Based Coatings for Durable/Decorative PVD

Why We Use Zirconium-Based Coatings for Durable/Decorative PVD

Why We Use Zirconium-Based Coatings for Durable/Decorative PVD When exploring durable/decorative PVD coatings, you might notice that zirconium often serves as the base material–and there is an excellent reason for that. The initial use of hard PVD coatings for...
Subscribe to our monthly newsletter
* indicates required