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Axalta Coating Systems

The AquaEC 6000 Series from Axalta Coating Systems

Let’s talk about the next generation of e-coat technology offering improved performance and productivity.

ecoating chrome ringsThe AquaEC 6000 series from Axalta Coating Systems is a family of cathodic E-coat primers based on enhanced epoxy resins and an innovative tin-free catalyst. This family of products is designed for many end-use markets, including automotive parts and accessories, appliances, agricultural equipment, HVAC, office and patio furniture, and general industrial use. Axalta coatings are also available for military use.

Manufacturers appreciate Axalta’s ability to work with different substrates, complex part designs and varied pretreatment options. The technology behind the AquaEC 6000 series is specifically formulated to meet those demands. Excellent mechanical properties, superior corrosion resistance, and enhanced edge protection combine to enable AquaEC 6000 coatings to deliver improved performance.

Delivering enhanced corrosion resistance and productivity, the Aqua EC 6000 series provides excellent coverage and application properties.

Highlights

  • Enhanced corrosion protection
  • ­ Improved edge protection
  • ­ Improved throw power
  • ­ Lower cure temperature
  • ­ Made for compatibility with new thin-film pretreatments
  • ­ Compliant with global environmental standards
  • ­ Smoother finish
  • ­ Tin-free

Excellent Productivity

The low-temperature curing properties of the AquaEC 6100 primers helps to reduce energy costs. Its high throw power delivers optimized film distribution across all surfaces. This Axalta product is also an industry leader in bake loss, resulting is less film shrinkage and increased coverage per gallon of primer. The new tin-free technology used to formulate AquaEC 6100 makes it both environmentally friendly and Axalta’s most advanced E-Coat.

How Does e-Coating Work?

E-coating is when a rack of small parts are lowered into a liquid bath where an electric current is applied to the parts, drawing paint or epoxy out of the liquid solution and onto the part.

The end result is a durable, chip and corrosion resistant coating with a superior result that extends part life in even the harshest environments.

e-Coating has advantages when either very precise or very thin coatings are needed, and especially where parts have complicated topographies or hard to reach areas.

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