Product Report: AkzoNobel announces new Sikkens Autoclear Xpress Clearcoat

Toronto, Ontario — AkzoNobel earlier this week announced the launch of Sikkens Autoclear Xpress Clearcoat, the latest development in the coatings company’s rapid cure technology. Containing unique, hyper-cure resin technology, AkzoNobel says Autoclear Xpress covers in 1.5 coats with no flash in between, is out of dust in as little as 10 minutes and can […]

Imron Alright: Axalta introduces Imron Industrial 2100 HG-C high-gloss clearcoat

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania — The exalted ones themselves, the industry-leading coatings developers at Axalta have introduced the Imron Industrial 2100 HG-C high-gloss clearcoat into its existing high-performance Imron Industrial portfolio in North America, according to an announcement from Tuesday. This new product from Axalta is a 2.1 Volatile Organic Compound (VOC), two-component, low Hazardous Air Pollutants […]

DeVilbiss launches new TEKNA Clearcoat Spray Gun

The new TEKNA Clearcoat is the latest addition to a series of material-specific spray guns from DeVilbiss.

Scottsdale, Arizona — August 13, 2017 — DeVilbiss Automotive Refinishing has introduced the new TEKNA Clearcoat Spray Gun. According to a statement from DeVilbiss, the new gun is designed to spray the latest generation higher-solid clearcoats. TEKNA Clearcoat is the latest addition to a series of material-specific spray guns from DeVilbiss. The TEKNA Clearcoat gun […]

PPG to introduce Nexa Autocolor P190-6920 Production Clearcoat

PPG says its Nexa Autocolor P190-6920 Production Clearcoat will soon be available in Canada.

Strongsville, Ohio — July 25, 2017 — PPG has announced that its Nexa Autocolor P190-6920 Production Clearcoat will soon be available to collision centres in Canada and the United States. This follows soon after the company’s announcement earlier this month that it would introduce a new high production clearcoat for its Envirobase line. The new […]

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 […]

PPG introduces EC550 En-V Ultra Gloss Clearcoat

PPG has launched EC550 EN-V Ultra Gloss Clearcoat, formulated for use with the company's Envirobase line.

Strongsville, Ohio — June 7, 2016 — PPG has launched EC550 En-V Ultra Gloss Clearcoat, formulated specifically for use with PPG’s Envirobase High Performance waterborne basecoat. It is compliant for all refinish markets in North America. According to a statement from PPG, the new clearcoat is designed for outstanding gloss and ease of use. It […]

Valspar launches Legacy, redesigns House of Kolor site

EC21, a new entry in Valspar's Legacy line.

Minneapolis, Minnesota — January 19, 2016 — Valspar has announced the launch of the Legacy line. Legacy EC21 Clearcoat is a new, low 2.1 VOC, European style, polyurethane clearcoat with a 2:1 mix ratio. According to a statement from Valspar, EC21 is formulated for ease of application with outstanding durability, flow and leveling. The company […]

SEM launches EZ Finish Clearcoat

EZ Finish Clearcoat, the latest additions to SEM's World Class line.

Rock Hill, South Carolina — August 14, 2015 — SEM has launched World Class EZ Finish Clearcoat. With three activator speeds available, SEM says EZ Finish Clearcoat can be applied on any size job, in any environment. “EZ Finish Clearcoat is an exciting addition to SEM’s World Class primer and clear line. This high quality […]