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Using SplashTRON as a Urethane Pipeline Coating in J-Tubes

J-tube pulls have been made with "SplashTRON"-coated pipelines for 30 years at depths to more than 1,000 feet, and protection is assured for the life of the installation. SplashTRON is a good electrical insulator, which prevents loss of cathodic protection, and it will not contribute to galvanic corrosion. Mark Tool's SplashTRON polyurethane pipeline coating is bonded…

Protecting the Splash Zone With Custom Molded Rubber Coatings

The brackish water and exposure to oxygen is corrosive, the wave action is constantly eroding the metal members and debris and boats come in contact with the metal to cause damage. Most common areas affected are risers, J-Tubes, bends, spools, (Vortex Induced Vibration) VIV Suppression Strakes, and pipe field joints. The splash zone area is…

Custom Molded Urethane Products

MARK Tool produces custom molded, cast urethane products used in a broad range of industry applications including farm equipment, Oil & gas industry, valves, electrical distribution, railroad, heavy truck, and a variety of automotive applications. Given your design, Mark Tool can offer to manufacture your product by fabricating a custom mold. After analyzing your product,…

Manufacturers of Rubber Pipeline Rollers

Mark Tool & Rubber is a leading manufacturer of pipeline and Rubber Rollers. Their core focus began with various oilfield and marine applications but has grown to meet the needs of virtually every industry. They have over 40 years of experience in the industry; they have manufactured countless rubber and urethane rollers worldwide. They can…

Rubber Rollers or Custom Cast Polyurethane? Industrial Roller Review

There are many types of industrial rollers out there, but finding the roller that's right for your business can be a challenge. Custom cast polyurethane rollers or custom molded rubber rollers? Read on to discover the rollers that fit your industry requirements. Polyurethane Rollers Cast polyurethane rollers are made from the highest quality polymers available.…

Common Uses of Urethane Products

Urethane Rollers: Hourglass Rollers or V Rollers, Conveyor Belt Rollers, Pipe Conveyor Rollers, Sheave Rollers, Paper Mill Rollers & Etc... Rollers can be made of many different thicknesses, sizes, colors and hardness from shore 10A to 80D. Pads: urethane forklift pads are steel shoes made to fit the customers’ forklift blades and are coated with…

Advantages of Urethane for Tool Manufacturing

Polyurethane is an extremely versatile elastomer used in countless applications worldwide. Urethane products deliver lots of advantages over other elastomers and plastics - it is stronger, tougher, more durable, and more versatile. Polyurethane's mechanical properties can be adjusted thru chemistry, which creates a number of unique opportunities to solve problems with performance characteristics unequaled in…

Making a “Splash” in Louisiana — A SplashTRON Review

Earning an excellent reputation in the down hole cutting tool service Mark Tool & Rubber Co, Inc. is nothing short of spectacular with the application of rubber coating blast joints and "SplashTRON" coating. Mark Tool and Rubber became the leader with a comprehensive approach to developing the ultimate product for splash zone protection. The vision…

Using SplashTRON for J-Tubes

J-tube pulls have been made with "SplashTRON"-coated pipelines for 30 years at depths to more than 1,000 feet, and protection is assured for the life of the installation. SplashTRON is a good electrical insulator, which prevents loss of cathodic protection, and it will not contribute to galvanic corrosion. SplashTRON is bonded strongly and uniformly to…

Frequently Asked Questions about SplashTRON

When most people hear the word "SplashTRON", they're usually unsure of what to expect. So, naturally, we get a lot of questions about what is SplashTRON, and how is it used. We've put together a list of frequently asked questions we get about our splash-zone protection coating, SplashTRON. Q: What is SplashTRON? A: A yellow…

What is the Splash Zone and How to Protect It?

The "splash zone," the area immediately above and below the mean water level, has long been a major concern to both design and corrosion engineers of offshore installations. Oil platform riser splash zone coated with Mark Tool's SplashTRON pipeline coating. Tides cause the water level to rise and fall, alternately wetting and drying exposed metal…

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