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MAR 2017

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COATINGSPRO MARCH 2017 73 the building. e barrier created by the acrylic-based coating and sealer is 10 times thicker than standard paint. WALL-LOK also prevents water penetration, a primary threat to a building. e coating also prevents mortar from crumbling due to water penetration, and it inhibits salt stains and the rusting of steel and iron. For more information, contact: Lapolla Industries, (281) 219-4100, Reader Inquiry #3699 Cetec Develops Pneumatic Mixer Cetec, a Brazilian leader in machines for industrial painting, has developed a new pneumatic mixer model. Ideal for homogenizing paints and textures, the machine stands out with its versa- tility since it can be used in three different ways: fixed on the bench, leaning against the aluminum base, or handled directly by the painter. e mixer also prevents the paint from being contaminated with inadequate materials during homogenization, according to the company. Cetec's novelty includes a hole for fixing on the base, a frame with height adjustment, and tilting engine support, which facil- itates its use. To prevent accidents, the rotational adjustment also features a special safety lock. For more informa- tion, contact: Cetec, (55) 11-5512-6576, Reader Inquiry #3700 Sto Corp. Introduces StoGuard Gold Coat TA Sto Corp., a world leader in cladding, air barriers, coatings, and restoration systems, has introduced its StoGuard Gold Coat TA. e product is the trowel-applied version of Gold Coat. e trowel-able, vapor-permeable air barrier membrane is used in Stoerm continuous insulation systems. e StoGuard Gold Coat TA is troweled directly onto vertical above-grade wall sheathing and concrete masonry. It also functions as a waterproof air barrier when combined with StoGuard joint and rough opening treatment. e water-borne product comes in 5-gal. (18.9 L) pails and is ready-mixed for easy application. "It's waterproof, vapor permeable, structural, seamless, durable, and has low VOC," said Lauren May, associate product manager at Sto Corp. For more information, contact: Sto Corp., (800) 221-2397, Reader Inquiry #3701 Corecon Technologies Revamps Mobile Apps, TeamLink Portal Corecon Technologies, Inc., a leading provider of cloud-based construction estimating, project management, and job cost software, announced new features for its Corecon mobile app and TeamLink portal. e updates were developed to complement the newest version of Corecon's browser-based construction software, released in August 2016. e modernized mobile apps for iOS and Android now have a new user interface and navigation functions, making it easier to view and add construction project infor- mation from a smart phone or tablet. Meanwhile, the TeamLink portal is a user-friendly, Web-based service that provides subscribers with an econom- ical solution to connect project team members. Within the portal, the project owner, consultants, subcontractors, and suppliers have secure, real-time access to project information. For more information, contact: Corecon, (866) 258-6698, Reader Inquiry #3702 Steel Scraper Designed to Fit Forklifts Blastrac, NA has recently designed a heav y-duty steel scraper body to fit forklifts. is handy attachment is made to remove tape, paint, and New Products & Services

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