August 2020

Discover our formulation of the month for August 2020

Speed of Blue

At the Speed of Blue, you see flawless, silky elegance. A digital playground, a formulation suitable for a liquid-effect stylized for outdoor applications. Iriodin® Icy White Pristine delivers…at the speed of blue.  

49.25% Iriodin® 96111 Icy White Pristine

0.13% Emperor® 2000

25.22% Microtitan® MT 500HD

1.42% Kronos® 2190

0.52% Hostaperm® Pink E-TS

15.56% Stapa® Hydrolan 2156

7.78% Monolite® Blue 3R

PWC in dry film = 26%

Color at the Speed of Blue

Technical Data

Base Coat

1-component solvent-borne basecoat

Applied layer thickness: 12 – 16 μm

Clear Coat

2K high gloss clear coat 

Applied layer thickness 45 – 55 μm


The PWC (Pigment Weight Concentration) in the dry film is indicated for each styling

PWC = p / (p + b)

p = total weight pigments (solid)

b = weight binder (solid)

In the dry state: Pigment / binder ratio = (Σ Pigment) / (Total solid content (wet form) – (Σ Pigment)) 

Feasibility for on-line application

The stylings in our color inspirations are intended to demonstrate future effect color directions and possibilities. Although we have tried to make the formulations as realistic as possible, we cannot guarantee their full feasibility for on-line application. A certain degree of modification and fine tuning will probably be necessary.

Third Party Trademarks

Emperor® is a trademark of Cabot Corporation, Boston, USA

Microtitan is a product of Tayca Corporation, Osaka, Japan

Kronos® is a trademark of Kronos Worldwide Inc., Dallas, USA

Hostaperm® is a trademark of Clariant International Ltd, Muttenz, Switzerland

Monolite® is a trademark of Heubach GmbH, Langelsheim, Germany