STARPLATE

It offers cosmetic solutions to decorative or outdoors applications, with customised designs and high exterior durability.

  • Improves the metal substrate resistance to corrosion.
  • Great variety of cosmetic finishes (stainless, aluminium, one-colour, prints…).
  • Easy cleaning.
  • Resistance to scratching.
  • Resistance to stains and cleaning products.
  • Resistance against UV ageing.
  • High flexibility and bending, but cannot be welded.
DESCRIPTION TESTING STANDARD TESTING STANDARD UNIT RESULT OBSERVATIONS
Total coating thickness EN 13523-1 ASTM D1005 µ 24 - 40
Specular Gloss (Gardner 60º) EN 13523-2 ASTM D523 % 15 - 60 variable depending on film and design
Pencil hardness EN 13523-4 ASTM D3363 H - 2H
Adherence after Erichsen cupping EN 13523-6 ASTM E643 mm 0T
T Bending EN 13523-7 ASTM D522 0 - 0,5T no cracking
Resistance to salt spray EN 13523-8 ASTM B117 hours > 500 interior film
> 1000 exterior film
Resistance to MEC friction test EN 13523-11 ASTM D5402 DF > 150
Resistance to accelerated Xenotest ageing test EN 13523-10 ASTM D6695 hours > 1000 without changes ΔE < 1 interior film
> 3000 without changes ΔE < 1 exterior film
Stain resistant (strawberry, orange, butter, fried tomato, mustard, lipstick, oil, milk, coffee, tea, chocolate, and soap) EN 13523-18 ASTM D1308 stain free after 24 hours