KeyKote’s Nickel-free Phosphating Technologies will revolutionize a number of industries such as aerospace, automotive, metalworking and oil/gas construction. Through the iron management KeyKote technology, consumers will be able to limit the iron content of bath solutions and reduce bath maintenance and new make-ups.
KeyKote has limitless applications such as improving corrosion protection, wear protection and boding protection. Having resistance to red rust after neutral salt spray exposures, manganese phosphate or heavyweight zinc, KeyKote provides exceptional wear resistance for your power train and transmission applications. For micro crystalline phosphate, it is recommended one go with a zinc calcium phosphate and supplemented by a corrosion inhibitor. KeyKote recommends deciding which coat properties in terms of weight, thickness and topography which can also be adjusted to meet all of your specific needs.
Under the new NinKlad 72 program which has been proven over a decade, KeyKote will add immense value by assisting automotive OEM’s reduce their audit requirements all the while increasing applicator base and previous knowledge of existing supply chains. Another market that benefits tremendously from phosphating fasteners is the automotive industry and is a potential boon for MacDermid Enthrone Metallurgy product group. KeyKote is primed to take over as a major player in the areas of industrial wastewater treatment and operational safety product handling.