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Freeform - Powder Coating

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Powdertech (Corby) Ltd Third party certifications:
  • ISO 9001 Quality Management

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  • EPD

    EPD

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Generation of patterns, shapes, text and images using powder coating.

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Application

Typical applications are flat facade panels or folded trays, feature walls, signage and similar. Suitable for external architectural design or interior design use.

Description

Freeform™ is an exclusive process developed using techniques perfected over 20 years. Freeform allows the transfer of images from photos, patterns, writing, sketches or any 2D format, to be realized in powder coating and has significant advantages over laminate.


Features and benefits:

  • Excellent weather resistance.
  • Reaction to fire class A2 s1,d0.
  • Excellent UV resistance.
  • Colour stability
  • Good edge coverage.
  • Can be folded or bent.
  • Fine detail and good colour range.

General information

Color

Visit website. Freeform | Powdertech Corby

Other

This product locks images into powder coating. We work from digital files to reproduce your image

Finish

Customer specified.

Etched

Freeform can replace etching, printing, embossing with UV stable technology

Embossed

Freeform can replace etching, printing, embossing with UV stable technology

Stained

Freeform can replace etching, printing, embossing with UV stable technology

Material

Powder coating material is a thin layer of pigmented polyester resin applied to a base metal.

Polyester

Specify under the standard BS EN 12206-1

Shape

Formless

Length

Maximum image length is 1800 mm.

Bespoke

Width

Maximum image width is 1200 mm.

Bespoke

Height

N/A

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Warranty description

20 year

For C2 and C3 environments: Up to 25-year warranty for gloss, colour and adhesion.

For C4, C5I and C5M environments: Guarantees are conditional on project.

Uniclass

Pr_35_31_68_66 Powder coatingsPrimary
Pr_35_31_22_55 Multicoloured finish spatter coatings
Pr_35_31_22_54 Multicoloured coatings

CAWS

H92/130 Major non-standard components

H92/120 Rainscreen cladding

H31/120 Metal

H20/155 Sheet cladding (attached to timber battens)

H20/150 Sheet cladding (attached to metal support systems)

H20/10 Sheet cladding

H11/110 Curtain walling

H92/830 Powder coating

Z31/120 Powder coating materials

Z31/220 Powder coating applicators

H11/830 Powder-coating

Specification data - Powder coatings

Standard

BS EN 12206-1.

Gloss level

20–70%.

At 60ᵒ.

Film thickness

>60 µm.

Adhesion

Rating 0.

Dry adhesion cross hatch (ISO 2409) Rating 0, no coating detachment, wet adhesion (ISO 2409) after 1 hour pressure cooker rating 0, no detachment.

Accelerated weathering

1000 hours no significant change in colour, >50% retained gloss.

To ISO 16474-2:2013.

Sulphur dioxide resistance

24 cycles no infiltration.

Exceeding 1mm from the scribe, no change in colour or blistering in excess of 2(S2) to ISO 4628-2.

Constant humidity resistance

1000 hours.

To ISO 6272-2, <1mm scribe creep. No blistering in excess of 2(S2) to ISO 4628-2.

Impact resistance

No cracking or detachment.

Tested to ISO 6272-2: Reverse Impact test.

Erichsen cupping

No cracking or detachment.

Tested to ISO 1520, minimum 5 mm indent.

Permeability

No blistering or coating detachment.

Scratch resistance

E2 Pass.

To BS 3900.

Pre-treatment

Aluminium - Titanium-zirconium (TiZr) non-chrome six-stage pre-treatment.

Application method

Corona discharge system.

Powder application.

Fire rating (to BS EN 13501)

A2-s1, d0.

Design

Insert requirement.

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Colour/ Finish

Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

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Dimensions

Insert details of area to be covered, maximum 1800 x 1200 mm.

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Sustainability data

Contains Red List materials

No

Country of material origin

Europe

Country of product manufacture

Europe

Embodied carbon

A1-A3 (production stage) as defined in BS EN 15804

Guidance:

LCA: A1-A3. 3.29 to 5.06 Kg CO2 eq/kg. Contact Powdertech for more information.

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Recyclability

Does not affect the recyclability of the base material

Recycled content

0 %

EPD

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Platform Compatible Version
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Third party certifications

ISO 9001 Quality Management

ISO 9001 Quality Management

Quality Management System

EPD

EPD

EPD guide

Literature

Freeform data sheet

Freeform data sheet

ISO 9001 : 2015

ISO 9001 : 2015

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