Surface treatments (coatings) for aluminum ensure optimum material retention. In addition, you enhance the surface and in many cases close the aluminum to additional properties. In particular, wet paints are a proven form of aluminum surface treatment. Why is that so, read here.
The surface treatment of aluminum is achieved with the following paint procedures and systems:
|Wet coating||Powder coating|
|Application||Spray application, roller or brush||Electronic powder spraying|
|Drying principle||Forced drying*||Stoving**|
*) Forced drying is usually done at a temperature of 50 to 100 °C. The recommended temperature and drying time will vary depending on the paint system..
**) Aluminum beads are typically performed at an object temperature between 150 and 200 °C. The recommended temperature and drying time will vary depending on the paint system.
Of the above paint procedures and systems, wet paints tend to be preferred because of their wide availability. With wet paints you get a very smooth end result and its decorative effects that you can’t achieve with powder coating or anodizing.
The wet paints of Lakfabriek Korthals are applicable for:
By choosing the right surface treatment for aluminum at an early stage, you will avoid high replacement costs in the future. We are happy to advise you on the possibilities for your business application(s). At Lakfabriek Korthals you are at the top of the range for long-lasting surface treatments of very reliable quality and long life.
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Publication date: 2021-08-09