Aerospace

Custom Coating Aerospace Applications

Lightweight and high-performance attributes are important for aerospace products. Carestream’s simultaneous, precision multilayer coating experience with thin films and advanced materials allows us to provide specialized expertise for aerospace applications. Our strategic location on the West Coast also helps improve our partners’ supply chain to leading aircraft makers for unmatched efficiency and support.

Common Process / Product Requirements:

  • On-site mixing of the formulation(s)
  • Low to high viscosity and filled or unfilled formulations
  • Lightweight substrates and coatings
  • Flame-retardant materials
  • Full manufacturing traceability
  • Slot die coating
  • Thermal or UV curing
  • Thickness uniformity of ± 1% to 5%
  • Multi-layer – addition of another layer in-line
  • Lamination
  • 100% automated optical inspection

Custom Coated Aerospace Product Examples:

  • Tedlar replacement for aircraft interiors and fuselage
  • Thermal and acoustic blankets
  • Dielectric wrap for wiring
  • Anti-friction and hydrophobic coatings for exterior

Trust Carestream to make your aerospace products ready for commercial scale-up and manufacturing quantities. Contact Robert Wildman to learn more about our precision coating capabilities and partnership opportunities for the aerospace markets.

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