PPG to release EC520 En-V High Production Clearcoat

According to PPG, EC520 features an advanced resin technology that is highly compatible with waterborne basecoats. The company also noted that new clearcoat has been engineered to ensure easy use, enhance productivity and yield consistent high-level results.

Strongsville, Ohio — July 11, 2017 — PPG announced that it will soon launch its EC520 En-V High Production Clearcoat. According to PPG, this is a new innovative clearcoat designed specifically for use over Envirobase High Performance basecoat. PPG stated that the EC520 is formulated for application in all markets, including Canada, and the new […]

DeVilbiss introduces new TEKNA Basecoat spray gun

The new TEKNA Basecoat spray gun from DeVilbiss.

Swanton, Ohio — February 24, 2016 — DeVilbiss Automotive Refinishing has launched the first in a new range of material specific premium spray guns. According to a statement from DeVilbiss, the new TEKNA Basecoat spray gun is designed to spray well at low pressures with exceptional metallic control and reduced overspray. The TEKNA Basecoat guns […]

AkzoNobel launches U-Base for U-TECH basecoat system

AkzoNobel’s new U-TECH basecoat system, U-Base.

Toronto, Ontario — August 14, 2015 — AkzoNobel’s Vehicle Refinishes business has released a new U-TECH basecoat system, U-Base, designed for the commercial builder and refinish markets. It is a two-component polyurethane basecoat system and replaces the Polybase and Polybase Plus systems. The U-Base basecoat system introduces four new components: U-Base Binder, R300 Reducer Fast, […]