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Eckart - Effect Pigments

COATINGS NEWSLETTER JULY 2017


Dear Customer!

Updated after last ECS – European Coating show 2017 in Nuremberg we would like to inform you about the latest products and technical information. Information which might help you in your daily development of new styles and colors and in special functional applications.

 It will give you interesting news about Eckart locally and globally. Enjoy! Any comments and suggestions are very welcome. Do not hesitate to contact us for any inquiries.  If you are interested in the previous NL please contact us!

 

New Silver Dollar Effect: SILVERSHINE® 400

New silver dollar pigment series manufactured by recently new developed grinding processes. The piment is based on carefully chosen premium aluminum grit.   


Silvershine 400 series is suitable for all kinds of applications, but especially for high-end coatings and ink systems: ke segments are the automotive, automotive trim, wheel-rim, consumer electronic, household appliances and printing ink industry.

All three grades of new SILVERSHINE 400® in our outperforming HYDROLAN quality:
STAPA® HYDROLAN S 412
STAPA® HYDROLAN S 418
STAPA® HYDROLAN S 422

For further information or sampling please do not hesitate to contact our experts at ECKART.
Direct contact:  Tony.Tsang@altana.com

 

STAPA®D 50 (µm)Particle Size Distribution (µm)Solid content (%)Solvent
Silvershine 412128-2060TE/SA
Silvershine 4181812-3270TE/SA
Silvershine 4222213-3970TE/SA

STANDART® PCBF 3500

Our new STANDART® PCBF is a unique product in the market for powder coating!
For the first time a dry blended effect pigment in powder coating achieves the surface performance which you only know from a work intensive bonding process. 

Characteristics:

  • No bonding to polymer matrix needed (but still possible)
  • Excellent workability due to chargeability excellent aluminum effect performance 
  • Very good compatibility in most powder coating systems
  • Stability properties similar to our PCU quality (excellent out door performance)
  • Material recovery quantity/quality similar to bonded processed material
  • No import restriction

For further information or samling please do not hesitate to contact our experts at ECKART.
Direct contact:   Eric.Cai@altana.com

 

STANDART®D50 (µm)Particle Size Distribution D10-D50 (µm)Al- content (%)Shelf life
PCBF 350029-384-6443-492 years

METALURE®

Growing the success of ECKART METALURE® with METALURE® Quantum. Setting new limits in PVD pigment quality!

Optimized:

  • Gloss / Haze

  • Sieve residue thru improved particle seizing

  • Adhesion properties in many coating systems

Compare our grades and find the best solution for your requirements.

 

METALURE®D 50 (µm)Particle Size Distribution (µm)Solid content (%)Solvent
Quantum 210100 MA108-2010Methoxy-Propyl-Acetate
Quantum 510105 BG
10
12-3210Butyl glycol
Quantum 710105 BG1013-3910Butyl glycol

HYDROSHINE

Extending the portfolio of our high class SiO2 treated chrome effect pigments for exclusive and extraordinary water borne chrome finishes.

HYDROSHINE WS 4140:
14 µm D50 with strong effect and high gloss

HYDROSHINE WS 6001:
Darkest aluminum PVD from Eckart: Closing the gap in between WS 4001 and Liquid Black

For further information or sampling please do not hesitate to contact our experts at ECKART.
Direct contact:  Tony.Tsang@altana.com

EDELSTEIN™

EDELSTEIN™ “Ruby Red”: Eckart introduces a brand new patented interference technology into the market which allows deep and pure color shades on interference pigments. Fascinating chroma paired with an intense and charming sparkling and glittering. EDELSTEIN™ Ruby Red is ECKART’s new jewel in effect pigments.

EDELSTEIN™ Ruby Red finds attraction in high end industrial coatings like plastics, consumer electronics and household appliances and in the very diverse segment of automotive and trim. Furthermore it’s attractive for ink solution on any kind of print application.

- Inimitable red color intensity
- High chemical and shear stability*
- Easy incorporation in common paint systems

*The CFX version for exterior application will be launched soon (weather stability)

For further information or sampling please do not hesitate to contact our experts at ECKART.
Direct contact:  Tony.Tsang@altana.com

STAPA® SILTALLIC / SILTALLUX

Quality made in China! Our product range is expanding: New members in the aluminum pigment family out of Zhuhai manufacturing side.

Check their effects in our compass of some of our grades in the similar seize range.
Please do not hesitate to ask for our full STAPA® SILTALLIC/ SILTALLUX product range!

For further information or sampling please do not hesitate to contact our experts at ECKART.
Direct contact:  Tony.Tsang@altana.com

 

STAPA®D 50 (µm)Particle Size Distribution (µm)Solid content (%)Characteristics
Siltallux 8790126-1965Fine Silver dollar - excellent hiding + strong effect
Siltallux 8380157-2868Very high opaque silver dollar with good effect
Siltallux 87752313-3470Silver dollar - excellent effect travel / smooth brilliancy

From European Coatings Show

The Eckart team in Germany was very happy to see all our partners and many friends from overseas and Asia/China visited the booth of Eckart.
For your support in 2017 we like to say thank you and wish you, your team and your families very successful and very healthy times. Hope to see you all very soon!

Check on some impressive pictures!