Plasma Spray

Mackay’s have one fully robotic plasma pray cell utilizing the Praxair SG 100 spray system, this torch has an extension which makes it possible to spray in a bore up to 600mm deep.

It is possible to spray the widest range of materials by means of plasma, these include:

  • Ceramics
  • Cermet’s
  • Carbides
  • Metal alloys
  • Pure metals
  • Plastics

But is most commonly used for ceramics, due to its high temperature source.

Typical plasma spray applications include:

  • Wire Drawing Tyres
  • Mechanical Seal Faces
  • Seal Landings
  • Pump Sleeves
  • Printing Cylinders
  • Temperature Probes
  • Pistons (increasing life and efficiency)