The term application comes from the Latin applicare 'Lean on', 'connect', and refers to the application of a material with specific properties to a base material. The application thus describes the application of the coating on the workpiece.
In the application can be distinguished in which form the coating is applied, for. B. as a dispersion or in powder form. Furthermore, the application technology can be differentiated, for. As the coating by hand, drum method, by centrifuge or by robot.