BS EN 13523-2. Coil coated metals. Test methods Part 2. Gloss
|Standard number:||20/30422421 DC|
|Status:||Draft for Comment|
This standard 20/30422421 DC BS EN 13523-2. Coil coated metals. Test methods is classified in these ICS categories:
- 25.220.60 Organic coatings
This document specifies the procedure for determining the gloss of an organic coating on a metallic substrate. Gloss is a characteristic of fundamental importance to the appearance of the coil coated product.
The apparatus requires a flat specimen of size greater than the aperture, thus, uneven surfaces cannot be measured.
This method is applicable to all pigmented and unpigmented coatings including metallic/pearlescent coatings. However, for textured coatings it is only indicative.