INFERNEX® HIGH HEAT POWDER COATINGS

Specifically formulated for optimum performance in harsh environments such as exhaust systems, industrial silencers, engine parts and other high temperature applications.

INFERNEX® HIGH HEAT POWDER COATINGS

Get in touch +
About Infernex® High Heat Powder Coatings

Engineers and equipment manufacturers have trusted Forrest Technical Coatings for decades as a world leader in high performance powder coatings. Our latest comprehensive collection, INFERNEX®, is specially formulated to solve your exterior exposure challenges by providing a cost-efficient application that delivers on appearance and corrosion resistance with low environmental impact.

INFERNEX® powder coatings pass a full battery of performance tests to establish superior high-heat standards for ferrous and non-ferrous substrates. These products deliver reliable corrosion resistance to combat the harshest weathering conditions. Their physical properties span flat and satin gloss, smooth to textured finishes, and remarkable hardness. Count on INFERNEX® powder coatings to meet your temperature resistant needs ranging from 600° F to 1100° F (315° C – 593° C).

For optimal performance characteristics, powder coatings must be applied over properly-prepared ferrous and non-ferrous substrates.

Use Cases For Infernex® POWDER COATINGS
  • Exhaust systems
  • Industrial silencers
  • Engine parts
  • Turbo chargers
  • Other high temp applications
Benefits of Infernex® POWDER COATINGS
  • Excellent over-bake stability
  • Excellent corrosion resistance
  • Very good weathering properties
  • Smooth & textured finishes
  • Higher transfer efficiency (reclaim)
TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS — INFERNEX® POWDER COATINGS

Originally developed for exhausts, PS-1000 has earned its reputation for decades as the workhorse for protecting exhaust systems, engines, and silencers. It’s recognized by its black smooth finish and ability to withstand temperatures up to 1000° F (537° C). It also features excellent application properties, film quality, and superior over-bake stability when applied to properly-prepared ferrous and non-ferrous substrates.

INFERNEX® PS-1000
  • Peak Temp

    1000º F (537° C)
  • Continuous Temp

    880º F (471º C)
  • Gloss @ 60°
    ASTM D523-14

    12-18
  • Impact Resistance
    ASTM D2794-90

    60 in-lbs
  • Pencil Hardness
    ASTM 3363

    2H
  • Cure Cycle:

    20 minutes @ 450° F (232° C)
  • Peak Temp:

    1100° F (593° C)
  • Continuous Temp

    880° F (471° C)
  • Gloss @ 60°
    ASTM D523-14

    12-18
  • Impact Resistance
    ASTM D2794-90

    10 in-lbs
  • Pencil Hardness
    ASTM 3363

    >H
  • Cure Cycle:

    20 minutes @ 450° F (232° C)

INFERNEX® PSS-1000 powder coating was formulated to produce a smooth satin black finish to showcase designer components. This powder is specifically designed for protective applications where exterior durability is required. It applies well to ferrous and non-ferrous substrates with an outstanding film quality and tolerates temperatures up to 1000° F (537° C).

INFERNEX® PSS-1000
  • Peak Temp:

    1000° F (537° C)
  • Continuous Temp

    880° F (471° C)
  • Gloss @ 60°
    ASTM D523-14

    25-35
  • Impact Resistance
    ASTM D2794-90

    40 in-lbs
  • Pencil Hardness
    ASTM 3363

    H
  • Cure Cycle:

    20 minutes @ 450° F (232° C)

INFERNEX® PT-1000 was developed to produce a slightly textured black coating with great pre- and post-burn adhesion. This satin powder coating performs well at a continuous 800° F (426° C) and offers a balance of function and appearance. Performance testing of one hour at 1000° F resulted in very good adhesion.

INFERNEX® PT-1000
  • Peak Temp

    1000° F (537° C)
  • Continuous Temp

    800° F (426° C)
  • Gloss @ 60°
    ASTM D523-14

    15-25
  • Impact Resistance
    ASTM D2794-90

    60 in-lbs
  • Pencil Hardness
    ASTM 3363

    >2H
  • Cure Cycle:

    20 minutes @ 400° F (204° C)

Widely used successfully in Europe for many years as a muffler coating, INFERNEX® PS-800 has a beautiful satin jet black and smooth sheen with outstanding hardness. It performs at a peak temperature of 800° F (426° C) for exterior exposures.

INFERNEX® PS-800
  • Peak Temp

    800º F (426° C)
  • Continuous Temp

    800º F (426º C)
  • Gloss @ 60°
    ASTM D523-14

    25-35
  • Impact Resistance
    ASTM D2794-90

    40 in-lbs
  • Pencil Hardness
    ASTM 3363

    >2H
  • Cure Cycle:

    10 minutes @ 450° F (232° C)

PS-600 was engineered for salt fog resistance at a peak temperature of 600° F (315° C). For medium temperature projects, this powder has a nice smooth finish in a flat black when applied to properly prepared ferrous and non-ferrous substrates. It combines great aesthetics with corrosion resistance.

INFERNEX® PS-600
  • Peak Temp

    600º F (315° C)
  • Continuous Temp

    600º F (315º C)
  • Gloss @ 60°
    ASTM D523-14

    5-10
  • Impact Resistance
    ASTM D2794-90

    40 in-lbs
  • Pencil Hardness
    ASTM 3363

    >H
  • Cure Cycle:

    20 minutes @ 450° F (232° C)
COMPARE INFERNEX® POWDER PRODUCTS
ProductPeak TempContinuousGlossQUV A
PS-1000
(Black and Silver)
1000 - 1100° F880° F12-18 @ 60°dE 0.11 300 Hrs
PSS-10001000º F880° F25-35 @ 60°dE 0.44 300 Hrs
PT-10001000º F800° F15-25 @ 60°dE 0.43 300 Hrs
PS-800800º F800° F25-35 @ 60°dE 0.39 300 Hrs
PS-600600º F600° F5-10 @ 60°