Topic: Plasma surface activation. Adhesion and paint touch-ups on clearcoats. Alternative to low-pressure plasma. Surface tension of topcoats.

Paint touch-ups with Openair® Plasma – perfect adhesion to the original clearcoat

Paint systems for autobodies consist of several layers: e-coat, primer, basecoats and clearcoat. Painting defects and particle inclusions require work-intensive touch-up procedures (masking, sanding, repainting).
Since the original clearcoat (topcoat) has a low surface tension, getting new coats to adhere to it is only possible with the help of pretreatment.

Selective plasma pretreatment is an economical and efficient alternative to retreating the entire car body. The Openair® process from Plasmatreat can be used for localised touch-ups and as a pretreatment prior to painting the complete autobody. Low-pressure chambers are not required with Openair® Plasma.

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Plasmatreat (UK) Ltd.
36 Grange Park
Steeple Aston
Bicester
OXON OX25 4SR
Great Britain

Phone: +44 1869 340478

Contact: Mr. Graham Porcas
grahamporcas@btconnect.com

 
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