PO Box 132,
LONSDALE SA 5160
Ph: 08 8326 1734
Fax: 08 8326 5355
2 Kiwi Court
Lonsdale SA 5160
Clearclad Coatings, manufactured in the U.K. by L.V.H., are leading
electrocatings, marketed world wide.
the Australian distribution for these coatings.
An unfinished product is immersed in a high water-content
electrophoretic paint emulsion, and then an electric current is passed
through both the product and the emulsion. The paint particles
that are in contact with the product adhere to its surface and build up
an electrically insulting layer. This layer prevents any further
electrical current passing through, resulting in a perfectly level
coating even in the recessed parts of complex-shaped goods. The
product is then removed from the paint bath and baked in an oven.
Can Clearclad be Used?
Clearclad is used as a superior coating for automotive parts,
especially those requiring UV protection as top coats it is also a
coating process for all metals used in decorative or functional
applications. Used for switch plates, spectacle frames, light
fittings, door fittings, bathroom fittings, giftware, furniture,
window frames, and more, Clearclad provides either a clear coating,
a coloured coating, or it will make inexpensive metals look like
gold, brass, copper or bronze. When silver plating, the application
of Clearclad enables the reduction of the quantity of silver
required, and thereby achieves the same effect at substantially