Coatings For Baskets And Racks

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Marlin Steel offers a variety of specialized coatings for stainless steel containers. Each of these coatings offer different benefits, from prolonging the useful life of parts washing baskets, to preventing delicate parts from being scratched during your finishing processes.

Choosing the right coating for your custom metal forms requires a thorough understanding of your parts, processes, and production environments. Marlin Steel’s production engineers have extensive experience in selecting and applying coatings for a variety of specialized processes.

Answers to 3 Stainless Steel Coated Wire Basket Questions

Marlin Steel on September 21, 2017
Marlin Steel specializes in creating custom stainless steel wire baskets for clients in a variety of industries. Many of Marlin’s clients rely on the Marlin team’s expertise in handling the design needs of a stainless ...

Stainless Steel Q&A: Answers to 3 Coated Wire Basket Questions

Marlin Steel on August 24, 2017
Normally, when using a stainless steel alloy for a custom wire basket design, the basket will be uncoated. After all, the point of using stainless steel is to take advantage of its resistance to oxidation/corrosion. ...

Can Black Plastic-Coated Wire Baskets Handle 180 Degrees Fahrenheit?

Marlin Steel on August 17, 2017
Temperature tolerances can be a major concern in any custom wire basket design. This is especially true for baskets ...

How to Use Powder Coated Wire Mesh for Your Custom Steel Wire Baskets

Marlin Steel on July 27, 2017
In many manufacturing applications, it is necessary to apply a ...

3 Instances Where Plastic Coated Wire Baskets Should Be Used

Marlin Steel on July 18, 2017
For many of the custom steel wire baskets that Marlin makes, there is not much need to coat the steel in a layer of plastic polymer. In fact, it is often better to use a specialized, corrosion-resistant type of ...

5 Questions to Ask a Potential Food Grade Sheet Metal Vendor

Marlin Steel on June 26, 2017
In the food manufacturing industry, there’s constant scrutiny from both regulators and the general public when it comes to the safety of your food products. Any mistakes that let an unsafe product through the door can ...

Is Electropolishing Better Than a 2B Surface Finish?

Marlin Steel on May 31, 2017
Many of Marlin’s clients ask if finish or coating “X” is better than ...

The Best Coatings and Finishes for Custom Refrigerator Shelving

Marlin Steel on April 24, 2017
Not too long ago, we discussed what food processors should look for in custom-made, industrial refrigerator/freezer shelving. Food manufacturers, whether ...