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July 05 2024 SilcoTek

SilcoTek Enhances Trace Explosive Detection for a Safer 4th of July

Happy 4th of July from SilcoTek! After the cookout, many of us will be heading out to enjoy the local fireworks display. As I watch the fireworks, I can’t help but think about SilcoTek's role in...

May 31 2024 SilcoTek

What Does SilcoTek Do?

We get the question, "what does SilcoTek do?" quite often. Sometimes, we forget that there are people in the world who don't know what a CVD coating is (crazy, right?). This week, we wanted to get...

May 06 2024 SilcoTek

SilcoTek at SVC TechCon: Advancing Vacuum Coating Technology

On May 7th and 8th, SilcoTek's Luke Patterson and Nik Snyder will be attending the Society of Vacuum Coaters (SVC) TechCon tradeshow at the Hilton Chicago Hotel in Chicago, IL. Regarding TechCon, the...

April 22 2024 SilcoTek

The Power of Chemical Vapor Deposition

Unlocking the full potential of Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) requires a comprehensive understanding of its intricacies and nuances. In this blog post, we'll explore the inner workings of CVD, its...

April 05 2024 SilcoTek

SilcoTek is Excited for Analytica Conference 2024 in Munich

Analytica conference is one of the leading event in the field of data analysis, biotechnology, and other related industries. The conference will feature presentations, workshops, and discussions...

March 15 2024 SilcoTek

The Science Behind SilcoTek's CVD Coating Thickness & Color Variations

This week, we wanted to get back to some of the basics of SilcoTek's coating technology. Why can coated parts from SilcoTek display different colors? Let's delve deeper into the reasons behind...

March 01 2024 SilcoTek

SilcoTek's Pittcon 2024 Recap!

Let's recap Pittcon 2024! 5 SilcoTek team members attended the 75th annual Pittcon last week. We had so many of our customers in attendance and several had SilcoTek coated parts on display! Left to...

February 23 2024 SilcoTek

SilcoTek Travels to Pittcon 2024 to Present Inert HPLC Technology & More

From February 26th to 28th, 5 SilcoTek team members will be attending the 75th Pittcon Conference and Exposition at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, CA. Keep an eye out for these...

January 10 2024 SilcoTek

Evaluating the Impact of SilcoTek's Coating Process on Stainless Steel

SilcoTek commissioned Massachusetts Materials Research, Inc. to conduct a comprehensive evaluation of our Dursan® coating process on the bulk metallurgical properties of 316 stainless steel. This...