Paint Stripping
 

PVDF coating removal Application

PVDF and fluorinated polymer coating are very difficult coating to remove with abrasive wheels, blast or water jet. The HPDDL-4000W has the ability to operate in a pulsed mode which is ideal for ablating these PTFE and PVDF coatings from surfaces without effecting base material.

 
Production Installation
 
  • Automotive supplier
  • On-line since May -'02
  • Several hundred million pulses accumulated to date
  • 24/7 operation
  • >99%+ up-time
 

Basic Maintenance only

  • Significant cost savings compared to previous abrasive wheel process
  • Less than 1 year ROI
 
References
 
1. Narendra B. Dahotre, "Laser Surface Engineering", ASM International, Materials Park, OH 1998