Chapter 5. Topcoats for the Automotive Industry

  1. Professor Gordon Fettis
  1. U. Poth

Published Online: 15 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527615575.ch05

Automotive Paints and Coatings

Automotive Paints and Coatings

How to Cite

Poth, U. (1994) Topcoats for the Automotive Industry, in Automotive Paints and Coatings (ed G. Fettis), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527615575.ch05

Editor Information

  1. Department of Chemistry, The University of York, Heslington, York YOI 500, United Kingdom

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 29 DEC 1994

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527286379

Online ISBN: 9783527615575

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Keywords:

  • build film;
  • topcoat systems;
  • metallic;
  • resin systems;
  • melamine resins

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definitions

  • The Development of the Different Automotive Topcoat Systems [5.4] (see Chapter 1)

  • Solvent-Borne Topcoats

  • High-Solids Topcoats

  • Water-Borne Topcoats

  • Powder Topcoats

  • New Crosslinking Systems

  • Production of Topcoats [5.92]

  • Application of Topcoats

  • Testing of Topcoats [5.97]

  • Outlook

  • References