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01STARBRITE REVEAL AQ 4172-PM

STARBRITE REVEAL AQ 4172-PM Vacuum Metallized Aluminum Pigment for Waterborne Applications

PRODUCT DESCRIPTION

Starbrite Reveal AQ 4172-PM is a passivated vacuum metallized aluminum pigment for waterborne inks and coatings. This pigment provides a smooth, chrome-like metallic effect that results in highly reflective and brilliant finishes. General pigment characteristics are listed below:

-Extremely thin, specular aluminum platelets

-Mirror-like appearance

-Passivated with a proprietary organic surface treatment for water containing inks and coatings


PRODUCT APPLICATION

Vacuum metallized pigments can be used in a wide range of applications, such as: automotive finishes, wheel coatings, cosmetic packaging, general industrial coatings and printing inks.


TECHNICAL DATA

Non-Volatile By Weight (Target)

21% by weight (17%Alum Pig, 4% surface treatment)

Particle Size-Microns (Target)

12

Specific Gravity

1.03

Weight Volume (lbs/gallon)

8.63

Weight Volume (kgs/liter)

1.03

Solvent

1-Methoxy-2-Propanol (Glycol Ether PM)


INCORPORATION GUIDELINES

Starbrite products should be mixed thoroughly before incorporation to assure a homogenous mix of the pigment flakes throughout the dispersion. As with all aluminum pigments, excessive shear should be avoided.


SAFETY AND HANDLING

Aluminum pigment should be stored in the original shipping container and kept tightly sealed. Store containers in a cool, dry, well-ventilated, and properly rated area. Avoid any conditions that will suspend or float the particles in the air, creating a dust cloud. Avoid all possible sources of ignition. For additional information, please refer to the Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for this product, available from Silberline upon request. An SDS is supplied with all samples of this grade.


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