Leneta Company, Inc. 15 Whitney Rd, Mahwah, NJ, 07430 USA

Item WC-2.5 Leneta Wire-Cator

Used to Apply Controlled Film Thickness Drawdowns of Liquid Coatings
Also known as: Wire-Bar Applicator, Mayer Rod

Description

Used to Apply Controlled Film Thickness Drawdowns of Liquid Coatings

Characteristics of Item WC-2.5 Leneta Wire-Cator:

  • Wire diameter: 2.5 mils (0.064 mm), applies approximate wet film thickness of 0.18 mils (4.5 µm)
  • Length of winding: 10 inches (254 mm). Sufficiently long to coat most standard size panels and charts.
  • Length of rod: 12 inches (305 mm). Provides an inch (25 mm) clear for grasping at each end.
  • Diameter of rod: 1/2 inch (12.7 mm). Thick enough to provide essentially perfect rigidity.
  • Composition: All stainless steel. No rust or corrosion, even with waterborne coatings. Non-magnetic, permits use with steel panels on a magnetic chuck.

Additional information

Material

Stainless Steel

Wire Diameter

2.5 mil,
0.064 mm

Approximate wet Film Thickness

0.18 mil,
4.5 µm

Length of Winding

10 in,
254 mm

Length of Rod

12 in,
305 mm

Diameter of Rod

1/2 in,
12.7 mm

International Standards

ASTM D 4147