CHIMICA CBR s.p.a. is a chemical industrial company leader in Italy in the production and sale of thinners, solvents and related. It has managed to integrate R&D activities in the different product and industrial sectors in which thinners are employed, maximizing and improving logistics and transports, focusing on products quality and customized service to its Customers.
Chimica CBR presents its new products KAR
Tradition, experience and technological innovation, together with industrial investments, enabled a progressive continuous growth, achieving important positions both in National and foreign markets. Chimica CBR owns the most modern and technologically advanced chemical-industrial plant in Europe, has high qualified management, specialised technical staff, and a really professional sales network that contribute to identify the company as an excellent industrial partner, able to offer not only products, but consulting and services, satisfying the various Customer needs. Chimica CBR’s innovative laboratories analyze and guarantee the specifications of all products both incoming and outgoing. The analytical instruments are in fact a fundamental part in the technical checks, capable of responding to the entire requirements: density, refractive index, viscosity, GC with FID and MS, KF water content) NCO, colour, acid number, etc.
In order to reach it, our company’s R&D department continuously works on formulations to obtain more effective products that respond to market necessities. The correct choice of product is the key to obtain the best results in painting. Our acrylic thinners are specially designed for the aftermarket automotive sector and contribute to successful painting. Chimica CBR has developed 3 formulations of acrylic thinners in order to fulfil all conditions and application. They are used to dilute acrylic based paints while enhancing paint features.
KAR 10 RAPIDO is a fast drying thinner compatible with all acrylic based paints. It is ideal for minor touch ups and small repairs to the car when the base colour needs to be blended in. KAR10 RAPIDO will produce a film with good adhesion, flexibility, elongation and a uniform shiny finish.
Recommended use at temperatures <15°C
KAR 20 NORMALE is a medium drying thinner. Its particular solvent composition guarantees the best results with any acrylic based paint. Recommended for use in warm climates, temperatures between 15°C and 28°C
KAR 30 LENTO is a slow drying solvent for use with all acrylic based paints. It is ideal for all temperatures, season and climate condition. It is compatible with all the acrylic and polyurethane based paints in any or condition. It can be used in hotter climates, generally with temperatures >28°C. Along with the KAR family is the product SILCAR.
SILCAR is an anti-silicone degreaser designed for the deep cleaning all surfaces to remove grease, oil, stains, glues, unhardened silicones, etc. It can be used on all bodywork, carpentry, general mechanics and DIY. It is optimal for the deep cleaning treatment of metallic surfaces that have to be painted or glued. It perfectly cleans the entire surface from dirt, which if present could compromise the final result. It also eliminates paint mist when dried. Ideal for the cleaning of plastic laminates at the end of manufacturing, to remove glue smears, sealants and unhardened polyurethane foam. It is easy to apply, doesn’t leave any residue on the treated surfaces and no harmful vapours are released.