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September 8, 2021 (Springfield, MO)– Küat Racks is proud to announce an exclusive partnership with Miyaki Corporation specializing in advanced coatings, including Genuine Kashima Coat. Kashima Coat is well known as the leader in smooth but super durable coatings. Kashima is used on the struts of Küat’s new PistonTM Pro X hitch bike rack which starts shipping to customers in March of 2022.
“We needed something tough, and after testing a handful of other leading coatings around the globe on our application, Kashima was the clear winner.” Said Küat president, Luke Kuschmeader. “Miyaki coats each PistonTM Pro X strut in Japan and they have been a great partner whose clear desire to make the world’s best coatings align perfectly with Küat’s desire to make the world’s best racks.”
“We take pride in partnering with companies like Küat. It has been a great partnership and we are excited about our product being used to enhance the longevity and esthetic of The PistonTM Pro X.” – Hitoshi Jim Kawai, Miyaki Co., Ltd.
Miyaki Corporation business operations are based at the Hamamatsu Head Office in Japan. Miyaki’s full lineup of anodize processing which includes Kashima Coat is now a world-recognized product utilized in a diverse range of fields.
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Küat Racks designs stylish and easy-to-use products that help cyclists and adventurers get out and do more. What began as an idea for a better way to transport bikes in 2008 has evolved into a thriving company that creates high-end, awesomely engineered hitch racks, roof racks and accessories that push the envelope of innovation. Team Küat is comprised of avid cyclists, outdoor enthusiasts and fine ale connoisseurs. This motley crew of dreamers and schemers pool together their diverse talents and interests to bring you sharp design, quality products and awesome customer service.