Ceramic coating is a highsolid paint product which is concentrated with ceramic powder. Initially developed for the aerospace industry the process is now used throughout the auto industry on components that include exhaust manifolds headers mufflers and intake manifolds.
It can also be done in your garage.
Ceramic coating or header wrap. Exhaust wrap or ceramic coating for headers posted in engine. I think i want those but i need to be schooled here on the pros. According to the ceramic coating guys it s the best.
Car is street track use. Not a show car. Header wrap is more expensive than high temp paint.
Ceramic coatings and header wraps are a sure way to add horsepower and a performance attitude to your motor. Wrapped headers are a popular choice for a lot of different. Header wrapping involves wrapping an insulating cloth around the primary tubes and collector.
Ceramic coating and exhaust wraps is a way to trap the heat within your exhaust pipes and thus causes it to quickly heat up and expand. These coatings made of aluminum powder mixed with ceramic dust are sprayed onto the header as a powder and then baked on in an oven. And cost wise although more expensive it doesn t appear to be too much more if it s as good as they say.
But it is less expensive than ceramic coating. And last but certainly not least is kooks headers also out of north carolina who specialize in custom exhaust pieces for domestics. Even better this highly specialized insulation blocks intense engine heat that can rob your ride of horsepower and damage engine components.
Ceramic coatings take that a step further. You can t buy wrapped headers but it is easy to diy. American racing headers is a company based out of new york most of you are probably familiar with that specializes in crafting headers for american cars.
Since there is only one way out it allows for your exhaust. Stainless headers get around this problem by using a material that doesn t corrode in the first place. Jet hot based in north carolina is a company that specializes in ceramic coatings for exhaust pieces for just about anything that has an engine.
Hey guys getting ready to put the hm9c s on and i m wondering what s the best option heat wrap or ceramic coating. This forms a hard impermeable barrier that doesn t corrode.