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April 10, 2018 - April 12, 2018 - INDIANA Convention Centre, Indianapolis, USA

Exhibitors and attendees alike see the American Coatings SHOW and CONFERENCE as the leading North American industry event, setting trends for future developments in the industry. Offering immediate business opportunities, a complete portfolio of high-grade competitive products, and access to top coatings decision makers, the 2018 show is a must-attend event.

TQC Sheen is present at both the show and the conference.

Come and visit TQC Sheen-USA at booth 1255.

In Session 12-1 on Tuesday Afternoon (April 10) product specialist mister Nico Frankhuizen, will give a lecture about broad thermal gradient testing ISO2812-5 based.  Thermal resistance to staining is tested by use of ISO 2812-5. The standard originating from 2007 is based on 1970’s equipment and early 21st century automotive coatings. Much has changed since. Modern applications as super yacht coating systems, mobile phones, dashboard coatings and thermal chromatic applications all require new additional tests. The chemical composition and type of pollutants have changed together with visual rating effect. Modern coating systems require a new approach to thermal testing and chemical resistance. This paper discusses the additional requirements for new coatings and test procedures. Illustrating broad application of a standard that originated just in the car industry.“

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