Add-on parts

Effect pigments, aluminium pigments, vacuum metallized pigments, polychromatic pigments

Add-on parts made of plastic for external areas can be coated with silver effects (e.g. rim covers) or in the car’s color (fenders, rocker panels, rear view mirror housings, etc.). Low-bake coating systems are used; installation is done after the steel chassis has been coated in a baked on process.

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We are proud to present our new brand for automotive coatings suitable for OEM applications.

AluMotion® pigments offer unique features: Tight tolerance range enables the products to match the benchmark in every possible respect. Implemented quality control procedures (e.g. multi-angle measurements in mass tone & blue tint)

D 50 value [µm] Solid content [%] Solvent Application
AluMotion® C22 02 22 65 white spirit / aromatics
AluMotion® S08 01 8 60 white spirit / aromatics
AluMotion® S14 01 14 70 white spirit / aromatics
AluMotion® S16 01 16 70 white spirit / aromatics
AluMotion® S18 03 18 70 white spirit / aromatics
AluMotion® S34 01 34 70 white spirit / aromatics

AluStar® UTM

AluStar® UTM, the new effect pigment, makes reflecting, almost mirror like effects possible and has outstanding coverage.

D 50 value [µm] Solid content [%] Solvent Application
AluStar® 10600 UTM 12 ca. 40 white spirit / aromatics
AluStar® 10400 UTM 18 ca. 40 white spirit / aromatics
AluStar® 10200 UTM 24 ca. 40 white spirit / aromatics


Zenexo® UTP Colored Aluminium Effect Pigment in powder form. First available pigment with a D50 value of 21µm. Effect Pigments can be used in solvent, waterborne and UV coatings and printing ink systems. Zenexo® provides outstanding coloristic features, i.e. hiding power, color intensity, flop and gloss. Application areas: Powder Coatings, Industrial Coatings, Plastics and Screen Printing

D 50 value [µm] Solid content [%] Application
Zenexo GoldenShine WB 21 YY 21 100
Zenexo GoldenWhite WB 21 YS 21 100

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Related subjects

European Coatings Show 2019

SCHLENK Metallic Pigments GmbH exhibited at the European Coatings Show 2019 in Nuernberg, Germany.


Catalogue: Pigments for Coatings

SCHLENK provides a complete range of effect pigments for the coatings industry.


Coatings industry

Metallic pigments are used in a variety of applications in the coatings and plastics industry.