Melamine is a synthetic resin made up of two main components including melamine and formaldehyde. In recent years, melamine furniture is widely used due to great features such as high durability, easy to paint, economic price.
Apart from above-mentioned advantages, melamine coating also has some inherent disadvantages such as easy to scratch, stained in wet weather, difficult for painting in smooth surfaces. Due to such disadvantages, it is necessary to have a specialized paint for these types of materials.
G8 Platinum brand is a high-class paint brand in the market, researched and manufactured based on new and advanced techniques, often used to paint luxurious wooden surfaces such as cabinets or furniture. And therefore G8 Platinum is also a perfect solution for the Melamine material.
In this article, we will guide you how to paint on the melamine material with a multi-purpose product set of G8 Platinum Brand by White and Clear Paints.
We need to clean the Melamine surface before painting: Surface cleaning and preparation before painting is one of the most important steps to have a finished product. We use soft clouts to clean dirt completely.
Step 1: Primer
Based on demands of each type of interior, we can use each set of suitable paint products:
White primer: With multi-purpose white primer 507 and Hardness PU 810 (or Hardness 406), Solvent 918, blending with the ratio 1:0.3:1, mixing well and spraying in both vertical & horizontal directions on the product surface from 2-3 times. Wait until the surface is dried up for 1.5 -2 hours, use sandpaper # 400 to smooth the surface before moving to the next step.
Clear Primer: use Primer 503, Hardness PU 810, Solvent 918, blending with the ratio 1:0.3:1, the painting and type of sandpaper is as same as the White Primer step.
Step 2: Coating
As well as primers, we will introduce G8 Platinum Multi-purpose coating for Clear and White paints with the following 2 sets of products:
Product set of White multipurpose coating: glossy white coating 2K 601, Hardness 2K 811, Solvent 918, blending with the ratio 2:1:1. After preparation, we mix well, pour in paint sprayers and spray directly onto the surface of products from 3 to 4 times in both vertical and horizontal directions, ensure the even painting. After that we place the product on a dedicated shelf to avoid dirt and ensure the most appropriate temperature of 25oC, (in addition to this product set, we can use other additional sets such as blurred white coating 2K 601 (50.75, 100%), Hardness 2K 811, Solvent 918 with the ratio 2:1:2);
Product set of Clear multipurpose coating: glossy white coating 2K 701, Hardness 2K 811, Solvent 918, blending with the ratio 2:1:1. In the course of spraying and protection of products, we should store products in cool places with the temperature of about 25oC (in addition to product set of Clear coating, we can use other additional sets such as blurred white coating 2K 701 (50.75, 100%), Hardness 2K 811, Solvent 918 with the ratio 2:1:2);
With the simple 2-step process as mentioned above, the multi-purpose product sets under the G8 Platinum Brand will be a perfect solution to provide beautiful and sparkling surfaces as you wish.