Revolutionary FCVA Based Wear Resistant Solution Significantly Extend Product and Tool Lifespan, Improve Operation Efficiency, Enhance Product Quality.

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Revolutionary Wear Resistant Solution

TAC-ON® and i-TAC® deposit non-hydrogenated carbon and other composite materials using patented FCVA technology at low temperature with superior quality compared to normal DLC that reduce wear of parts and extend product life span with smooth operation across different industries, including Electronics, Printing and Imaging, Semi-Conductor, Precision Engineering, Medical Devices, Textile Manufacturing...

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TAC-ON® Outperforms Normal DLC

TAC-ON® Normal DLC
Diamond Content (%) ~ 85 ~ 25
Hardness (Gpa) ~ 40 ~ 15
Wearing Rate (mm³/Nm) < 10-8 ~ 8 x 10-8
Friction Coefficient ~ 0.1 ~ 0.14
Typical Thickness (nm) ~ 1,200 ~ 2,000
Coating Technology FCVA Normal PVD

Smooth Surface with No Polishing Needs

TAC-ON® has no scratches after 120 cycles, while coatings present obvious scratches after 60 cycles.

No scratch after
120 cycles
Normal DLC
Obvious scratches
after 60 cycles

*Based on internal test. Results subject to changes from different materials under different operating environment.

Adjustable Coating Thickness to Fit Different Needs

  • HDD

    1.2 nm
  • Optical Lens Mould

    100 nm
  • Printer Functional Parts

    0.5 μm
  • Other Mould

    1.0 μm
  • Cutting Tools

    2.0 μm
  • Dry Lubricant Parts

    3.0 μm
  • Engine Components​

    >5.0 μm

Address Wear and Corrosion Problems of Tribological Systems

  • Adhesive Wear

  • Abrasive Tear

  • Corrosion

  • Surface Fatigue


Coating Solution TAC-ON® TAC-ON® TAC-ON® i-TAC®
Typical Substrate Tungsten Carbide Ceramic Metal Ferrous Alloys
Coating Technology FCVA FCVA Hybrid FCVA Hybrid FCVA Hybrid
Coating Material ta-C Ti, ta-C Ti, ta-C Ti, ta-C
Typical Coating Thickness 1.5 nm – 100 nm 0.5 μm – 3 μm 0.5 μm – 3 μm > 5μm
Coating Hardness 3,000 - 5,000 2,000 - 5,000 2,000 - 5,000 2,000 - 3,500
Operating Temperature ≤600˚C ≤400˚C ≤400˚C ≤400˚C
Appearance Grey Grey Grey Grey

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    We can coat a wide range of substrates including metal (stainless steel, copper, aluminium), alloy, polymer (plastic), and ceramics. 

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