(Eden Prairie, MN)-Eaton Corporation announced the global availability of a comprehensive line of cylinder rod coatings designed to provide customized wear and corrosion resistance capabilities for Eaton cylinders. The new Application Based Coatings (ABC) include traditional hard chrome plating in a variety of thicknesses, a variety of plasma sprayed coatings and several higher end advanced coatings.
The coatings protect cylinder rods that are exposed to environmental contaminants including salt water and industrial chemicals from corrosion, and also provide abrasion resistance and other customized properties. The new coatings are offered as an option on all Eaton cylinders, but are expected to be most commonly specified on large diameter, and extra large custom-type cylinders used in civil engineering, offshore, marine, and various heavy industry applications.
Eaton’s Hydraulics Operations provides customer-driven solutions under brand names such as Aeroquip®, Boston®, Char-Lynn®, Eaton®, Hydro-Line®, Vickers™ and Weatherhead®. For more information, visit www.hydraulics.eaton.com.
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