l Ametek Specialty Metal Products has begun production of stainless steel flake (SSF) for use as a high performance additive in protective paint and as a brightening pigment in decorative coatings. Ametek’s SSF, produced from type 316L premium quality stainless steel, offers excellent corrosion resistance with outstanding abrasion resistance, according to the company.
Ametek SSF is available in fine grade (35 microns) and standard grade (50-60 microns). The company also produces a special maintenance grade of SSF in a 10% mineral spirits paste. More info: Ametek Specialty Metal Products, (724) 250-5182 • Fax: (724) 225-6622 • Web: www.ametekmetals.com.