What is cromax Pro?

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What is cromax Pro?

Cromax Pro is a basecoat designed to deliver single-visit application with 1.5-coat coverage for the majority of colors with no flash time required between coats to help reduce steps in the repair process.

Who makes Cromax paint?

Axalta Coating Systems
Axalta Coating Systems announces Cromax as the new brand name for DuPont Refinish.

What kind of paint is DuPont ChromaBase?

DuPont ChromaBase, an automobile paint part of the ChromaSystem, is a basecoat that dries quickly, giving the surface a good fill in an easy-to-use application. ChromaBase is available premixed or factory packaged.

What is a control coat?

Unfortunately, this is not possible when paints are applied on a refinishing level, so in addition to the coverage coat, metallic paints (as well as pearls and some special effects colors) require a “control coat.” The control coat determines the accuracy of the color match and a uniform distribution of flakes that …

What is the most durable automotive paint?

Urethane paint
Urethane paint is the most durable auto paint and is also chip-resistant—when properly maintained, a coat of urethane paint will outlast most acrylic paints.

Are DuPont and Axalta the same?

2012 revenues of $4.3 billion. Axalta Coating Systems is the new name of DuPont Performance Coatings which was acquired by The Carlyle Group on February 1, 2013.

Does ChromaBase need activator?

ChromaBase® Basecoat should be activated with 14305S™ Activator for optimum performance and for lifetime warranty. Use mixing stick for accurate measurements. Use activated basecoat within 2 hours for optimum performance.

What is the purpose of the Cromax Pro basecoat?

Available in three different options to suit every bodyshop’s needs, they make the colour matching process 100% digital which results in more flexibility, greater efficiency and higher productivity. Cromax Pro Basecoat is part of the Ultra Performance Energy System.

What does the Cromax Pro wet on wet system do?

The Cromax Pro Basecoat wet-on-wet application process offers high speed application and low consumption. The Cromax Pro system gives bodyshops all the components needed to match today’s most challenging finishes.

Can you use over chromabase 2K undercoat with Cromax?

Compatible with all Cromax; clearcoats. All OEM finishes and Cromax® 2K primers and sealers. Do not use over ChromaBase® “4 to 1” Undercoats. Apply 1 medium coat at a gun distance of 8-10 inches from the surface to achieve 75% opacity, followed immediately with one light coat at a gun distance of 12-15 inches.

What are the colors of the Cromax clearcoat?

Solid, metallic and pearl colors are clean and bright to easily and accurately match OEM finishes. Compatible with all Cromax; clearcoats. All OEM finishes and Cromax® 2K primers and sealers.