Typical Properties

Advantica® T

Properties     Test Standard
Nominal organic
coating thickness
µm 25 EN 13523-1
Specular gloss (60°) GU 5-50 EN 13523-2
Adhesion on bending T 0 EN 13523-7
(minimum bend radius)
T 1.5 EN 13523-7
Pencil hardness   F EN 13523-4
Scratch resistance g >2500 EN 13523-12
Abrasion resistance
(Taber, 250 rev.
1kg, CS10 wheels)
mg <20 EN 13523-16
Corrosion resistance:
Neutral salt spray
hours 360 EN 13523-8
Corrosion resistance:
hours 1000 EN 13523-26
Corrosion resistance
  RC3* EN 10169
UV resistance category   Ruv3 EN 10169
CPI category   CPI3* EN 10169


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

*Corrosion and humidity performance subject to specification such as minimal metallic
coating weight.