Advantica GH
Specification details

EN-Construction-Product-Advantica Lighting - Advantica® GH | Product features

Product features

<p><strong>Advantica® GH</strong></p> <p>A pre-finished steel product with high gloss levels.</p> <p><strong>Characteristics</strong></p> <ul> <li>High gloss level</li> <li>Smooth surface appearance</li> <li>High reflection behaviour</li> </ul> <p><strong>Substrates available</strong></p> <ul> <li>Hot-dip galvanised to EN 10346</li> <li>Cold reduced to EN 10130</li> </ul> <p><strong>Options</strong></p> <ul> <li>Alternative backing coats available</li> <li>Protective film</li> </ul>

EN-Construction-Product-Advantica Lighting - Advantica® GH | Typical properties

Typical properties

Advantica® GH

Properties     Test Standard
Nominal organic
coating thickness
μm 25 EN 13523-1
Specular gloss (60°) GU >60 EN 13523-2
Adhesion on bending T 1 EN 13523-7
Flexibility
(minimum bend radius)
T 3 EN 13523-7
Pencil hardness   HB-F EN 13523-4
Scratch resistance g >1800 EN 13523-12
Abrasion resistance
(Taber, 250 rev.
1kg, CS10 wheels)
mg <30 EN 13523-16

 Notes

The figures contained in this table are typical properties and do not constitute a
specification. If forming pre-finished steel below 16°C please consult Tata Steel for further
information.

EN-Construction-Product-Advantica Lighting - Advantica® GH | Solutions and services

Solutions and services

<p><strong>Advantica® working with you</strong></p> <p>The Advantica® brand provides a range of pre-finished steel products specially formulated for manufactured goods and widely used for diverse applications.</p> <p>The Advantica® product range is available in a wide range of colours, with solid or metallic effects as well as bespoke finishes tailored to individual needs. With continuous investment in research and development Tata Steel constantly update the product portfolio to ensure that they can meet the requirements of the manufactured goods sector.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Tailored solutions and services</strong></p> <p>For any customised requirements, Tata Steel can meet your needs with shorter lead times, flexible quantities and further processing.</p> <p>Our technical support team is on hand to help you to define:</p> <p>•  The best solution in view of the application and the manufacturing process.<br/>•  The precautions to be taken regarding the end use of this product.</p> <p>For further information or assistance, please contact us.</p>

EN-Construction-Product-Advantica Lighting - Advantica® GH | Product testing

Product testing

<p><strong>Product testing</strong></p> <p>To ensure the integrity of the Advantica® products, Tata Steel uses laboratory tests to measure their performance against corrosion, chemicals and abrasion. All testing of products is carried out to international standards.</p> <p>For further information or assistance, please contact us.</p>

EN-Construction-Product-Advantica Lighting - Advantica® GH | Forming and processing

Forming and processing

<p><strong>Forming and processing</strong></p> <p>The Advantica® products can be formed and processed with various techniques including: cutting, shearing, notching, piercing, slitting, press braking, folding, roll forming, spinning and deep drawing.</p> <p>For further information or assistance, please contact us.</p>

EN-Construction-Product-Advantica Lighting - Advantica® GH | Cleaning and maintenance

Cleaning and maintenance

<p><strong>Cleaning and maintenance</strong></p> <p>All Advantica® products can be cleaned with commercially available, water based cleaning products. The use of abrasive cleaners or scouring pads is not recommended. For controlled environments, ensure that the cleaner is compatible with the pre-finished steel product used on.</p> <p>For further information or assistance, please contact us.</p>