Metallic100 Lead-Free Onglaze Metallic Colors
Ferro’s Metallic100 color series offers the latest generation of lead-free metallic colors designed for onglaze ceramic decoration of porcelain, bone china, vitreous china and earthenware.
The Metallic100 series color range offers 15 shades of metallic colors for onglaze ceramic decoration. These colors show no visible acid or alkali attack laboratory tests and under industrial conditions on a variety of different substrates.
Metallic100 onglaze decoration colors are lead-free and cadmium-free with controls in place to maintain upper limits of 100 ppm lead and 600 ppm cadmium. Ferro maintains and manages the heavy metal limit through careful monitoring of raw materials combined with accurate processing and continuous, precise quality control.
Colors in the Metallic100 series have excellent processing properties in all conventional decorating methods, including direct and indirect screen printing, spraying, machine lining and banding, and brush application.
Ferro also offers a full range of suitable media and covercoats designed for use with all standard decorating methods.
METALLIC100 COLORS-SUBSTRATES AND FIRING CONDITIONS
|Porcelain||Normal Firing: 800 - 820 oc
Fast Firing: 830 - 880 oc
|Bone China||Normal Firing: 800 - 820 oc
Fast Firing: 830 - 880 oc
|Vitreous China||Normail Firing: 800 - 850 oc|
|Earthenware||Normal Firing: 780 - 820 oc|
|Enamel||Normal Firing: 780 - 820 oc|
|PRODUCT NO.||COLOR SHADE||PANTONE® CODE1||PRODUCT TYPE|
|13 2165||Golden Yellow||141 c M||
Coarser colors with stronger metallic effect
|13 2166||Antique Gold||7403 c M|
|15 2165||Silver||7354 c M|
|15 2166||Antique Silver||7235 c M|
|16 2165||Bronze||722 c M|
|17 2165||Red||167 c M|
|13 55324||Light Gold||1215 c M||
Finer colors with
|13 55325||Gold||1245 c M|
|13 55326||Reddish Gold||8962 c M|
|15 55009||Light Silver||472 c M|
|15 55010||Silver Grey||420 c M|
|15 55881||Light Platinum||8001 c M|
|15 55885||Dark Platinum||877 c M|
|16 55222||Light Bronze||876 c M|
|17 55671||Copper||8900 c M|
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METALLIC100 LEAD-FREE ONGLAZE COLORS PRODUCT INFORMATION
VALUE ADDED SERVICES
We offer custom color mixing services, which gives our customers total flexibility in tailoring color matches on-site, as well as desired gloss and finish. We also provide testing to ensure the firing stability of mixed shades, mixing guidelines and recommendations for Pantone® color matching.
Ferro provides complete custom color matching services to help our customers develop new colors and finishes to meet specific industry standards and/or unique customer needs. In addition to matching colors, Ferro can provide formulas to customers using the base/tint system.
Precise color matching can be achieved using our internal extensive database and color matching expertise. All colors are matched to defined reference samples to ensure exact match and consistent color reproduction from batch to batch.