A tinting system designed to meet the most diverse needs in the modern use of color for the building industry.
ADICOLOR, with decades of experience in the formulation and production of paints and finishing products of various types, offers its upgraded tinting system targeted to achieving the following goals:
providing accurately tinted products with excellent opacity;
optimization of the costs in coloring;
high application performance of products tinted with ADICOLOR paste;
broad range of colors readily producible, even bright colors for exteriors with a considerably high life span thanks to the use of selected pigments.
Characteristics of the Istant Colour system
The achievable colors
The range of high performing colorants in the Istant Colour tinting system allows you to achieve the great number of colors that can be found in the ADICOLOR collections as well as in the most popular color systems on the international market such as NCS and RAL.
The neutral base also enables you to make deep colors without losing sight of the hiding power and the homogeneity of application.
The ADICOLOR tinting system uses a set 16 Universal pigment pastes to enable the coloring of both water-based and solvent born products. Within the set, 6 colorants are based on inorganic pigments that guarantee excellent resistance to exterior application and a very high opacity. The remaining 10 are based on organic pigments that make it possible to obtain vibrant colors and complete the obtainable range of colors.
The colorants used in the system all comply with the European VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) regulations in force since 2010 and are APE FREE, i.e. free from Alkyl Phenol Ethoxylates, meeting the latest environmental regulations.
The products and bases for the tinting system
Thanks to a careful formulation of the products included in the tinting system, it has been possible to optimize the number of bases used, therefore reducing the quantity of stock items, while always ensuring the good hiding characteristics of the final tinted products. Each product in the system presents a white base that corresponds to the white finished product and has in support the intermediate and neutral bases that are needed to greatly widen the color range and obtain also deeper shades.
The ADICOLOR tinting system gives the possibility of coloring an extensive range of products such as emulsion paints, quartz based paints, waterborne and solvent based enamels as well as the renowned decorative effect finishes range.
The cost of coloring
The meticulous selection of the pigments used and an optimum concentration of the coloring pastes will give an extremely competitive average cost of coloring.
This in addition to the fact that the correct price has been calculated of each base in order to provide a final finished product in the desired color that will result to have the most reasonable cost.
ADICOLOR offers its customers a variety of equipment to satisfy many different requirements. The dispensers available vary from a choice of a simple manual dispenser with limited costs up to fully automatic dispensers with high productivity.
The formula management program as well as the tinting system equipment are studied to be of modular type in order to be easily adjusted to customer’s true requirements.
The software solutions available range from the simple formula book for manual dispensers to the more sophisticated management program for the automatic machines which also have the ability of interfacing a spectrophotometer to read custom colors and create tailored color formulations.
The ADICOLOR laboratory can also provide support for formulating custom colors and evaluating the optimized color formula according to the intended use of the products, with particular attention to the resistance of the formulated colors.
ISTANT COLOUR Professional Fan Deck
937 splendid updated colors of latest tendency to give you the possibility to select the “Sensation of Color” that most reflects your personal desires and tastes. An essential tool for working with your tinting system. All colors in this fan deck have been produced with the use of Adicolor, VOC FREE, ISTANT COLOUR Universal Colorants that fully comply with the European Decopaint 2007-2010 environmental and ecological regulations.
V.O.C. = 0 (zero)
For ISTANT COLOUR PROFESSIONAL tinting system.
Ideal for producing difficult tones, even for exteriors.
Mixers for tinting systems
Practical, modern and easy to use automatic and semiautomatic mixers to be used with the “Istant Colour” professional tinting system.
Manual pigment dispenser with 16 canisters of 2 liters each.
The ideal Dispenser for small points of sale that desire a tinting system with a low-cost investment.
Inclusive of installation (Italy) and software.
PC not included.
A small automatic pigment dispenser with 16 canisters of 3 liters each. The cost efficient dispenser, ideal for medium size points of sale. Offers the advantage of an electronic machine occupying a space of only 80 cm diameter. Connectable to a spectrophotometer (optional).
Inclusive of PC and installation (Italy).
A high performance, simultaneous, automatic pigment dispenser with 16 canisters (12 of 3 liters each plus 4 of 5 liters each). This dispenser is the ideal solution for points of sale that require quicker and higher volume dosing. Connectable to a spectrophotometer (optional).