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Dark chromeLighting up the lacquer world with UV Curing

MacDermid’s development of Fashion Finishes expands with new electrophoretic colored coatings. Our latest process answers one of the most challenging requirements… how to deliver exciting colors to plastic and heat sensitive substrates. The answer…Electrolac UV.

Electrolac UV is a unique coating system that applies colored UV curable electrophoretic lacquer to temperature sensitive substrates like plated plastics, zinc dieacast and aluminum. The coating can be applied over nickel, bright and dark chrome finishes.

With the ability to apply almost any colour, Electrolac UV sheds a whole new light on styling and design choices. Read more...




Dark chromeGlobal Automotive Specifications for macdermid Fashion Finishes

Satin finishes and dark chromium have become highly desirable finishes for many automotive companies and continue to gain popularity as stylists seek to differentiate designs and brands.

The satin layer uniformly scatters any light falling on to its surface, giving a shimmering
soft bright metallic appearance. This unique micro satin effect can be adjusted from a fine sheen to a heavier matte finish depending on the design needs. Dark chromium can be electrodeposited from a smokey type appearance through to almost black finish.

Combined they constitute the MacDermid Fashion Finish range, extensively specified by leading global automotive manufacturers, Read more...

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