Finish first, fabricate later
As a processor of metal, you may already be using prepainted metal or you may currently paint after fabrication. If you are already using prepainted metal then you will already be benefitting from simpler workflows, reduced stock, easier environmental compliance and lower overall costs. If you are not in this group, then read on to see what prepainted metal could do for you.
Here, you will find more information about the benefits of using prepainted metal in your process, or as we like to say "Finish first, fabricate later".
You will also find information on this website on design, including advice on the correct forming and joining techniques to use for prepainted metal and much more information about the multitude of items people are already making out of prepainted metal.
If you want to know more about the process of coil coating, there is additional information, or if you want to get really in-depth there is also the ecca academy.
You will find our product advisor tool useful to guide you in the right direction for choosing the right prepainted metal product for your application and by searching our members directory you will find a list of suitable suppliers.