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    Enhance Implants & Surgical Instruments ...

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    Metal ion release, wear/friction reduction, osteointegration/cell attachment, and appearance are important characteristics for orthopedic, spinal, and dental implants. Surgical instruments require excellent durability, color coding, reduced...

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    PVD-coated plastic products
    Applying PVD Coating on Plastic Parts
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    People often associate PVD coatings with finishes applied to metal substrates, such as drill bits, molding dies, consumer products (faucets ...
    PVD vacuum coating equipment in action
    Why Is Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) Also Called ‘Vacuum Coating’  Or ‘Vacuum Deposition?’
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    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
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    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 – CVD Coating Process
    What's the Difference Between PVD and CVD Coating Processes?
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    Physical Vapor Deposition (PVD) and Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) are two “families” of processes commonly used to produce thin films on a...
    Vibrant rainbow PVD coating
    Dark Black, Purple, and Rainbow PVD Coatings
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    Popular colors (including rainbow PVD coating) The continuing evolution of PVD coating colors helps you make your products stand out in the ...