The VaporTech Blog

    a variety of orthopedic implants pvd coated

    Enhance Implant Biocompatibility and Dur...

    2 min read

    Infections, reactions to certain materials, corrosion, and wear significantly limit the life of orthopedic implants. Physical vapor deposition (PVD) coatings deposited by a thin-film coating system prolong your implant’s life by covering it...

    Read More
    Assortment of engineered metal and plastic parts coated with PVD
    Applying PVD Coating on Plastic Parts
    2 min read
    People often associate PVD coatings with finishes applied to metal substrates, such as drill bits, molding dies, consumer products (faucets ...
    vacuum coating or pvd coating color lubricity word cloud
    Why Is Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) Also Called ‘Vacuum Coating’  Or ‘Vacuum Deposition?’
    1 min read
    All the different terminology around PVD coatings can be confusing. PVD stands for physical vapor deposition. The word is sometimes used int...
    Color PVD Coatings: The Future Is Bright
    2 min read
    How are PVD color coatings made, and what colors can you get? Read on. To create color PVD finishes, you deposit films with specific stoichi...
    pvd and cvd coating processes represented by metallic molecules on gold background
    What's the Difference Between PVD and CVD Coating Processes?
    2 min read
    Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) and Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) are two “families” of processes commonly used to produce thin films on a...
    Metallic color swirl.
    Dark Black, Purple, and Rainbow PVD Coatings
    2 min read
    Popular colors (including rainbow PVD coating) The continuing evolution of PVD coating colors helps you make your products stand out in the ...