Ekolak PE/P markings

Polyester powder coating is labelled with the following mark:

PE/P-AB-C-XXXXX,

whereby PE/P means polyester crosslinked with HAA and the other marks specify the quality particulars.

A-surface:

  • 0 - smooth surface
  • 1 - fine structured surface
  • 2 - rough structured surface
  • 4 - intermediate structure

B-quality:

  • 0 - increased weather resistance and excellent mechanical features
  • 1 - good weather resistance and excellent mechanical features
  • 2 - increased weather resistance and average mechanical features
  • 3 - good weather resistance and average mechanical features
  • 4 - average weather resistance and mechanical features
  • 5 - improved edge covering
  • 6 - optimized for low baking and good weather resistance and mechanical properties

C- gloss:

  • 1 - high gloss  (>80 % at an angle of 60°, DIN 67 530)
  • 2 - gloss  (60-80 % at an angle of 60°, DIN 67 530)
  • 3 - semi-gloss  (40-60 % at an angle of 60°, DIN 67 530)
  • 4 - semi-matt  (20-40 % at an angle of 60°, DIN 67 530)
  • 5 - matt  (<20 % at an angle of 60°, DIN 67 530)

XXXXX-colour shade:

  • RXXXX - the shade is according to RAL (i.e. R9010)
  • XXXXX - internal shade code, first digit indicates the group of shades while the others specify fine shade particulars:

• 1XXXX - yellow
• 2XXXX - orange
• 3XXXX - red
• 4XXXX - violet
• 5XXXX - blue
• 6XXXX - green
• 7XXXX -grey
• 8XXXX - brown
• 9XXXX - white
• 91XXX  - black


These instructions are the result of years of research and testing in our laboratories. We may not assume responsibility for the results of your work due to the different methods of work and application of different materials. We reserve the right to any alterations and improvements we may find appropriate.