Before understanding what are the factors that determine the price of a prepainted sheet, it is good to dwell on what it is. By prepainted sheet we mean a foil characterized by a very thin defined thickness – 0.5/0.6 micron – and by an organic coating which in the form of paint or powder is applied to the surface. The type of coating varies in color and brightness according to the customer’s request.The price of a prepainted sheet obviously varies according to the material of which it is made. This, in fact, is commonly made of galvanized steel or aluminium. Other characteristics that influence its cost are size, thickness and weight; without forgetting the final application which can include several realizations in the tinsmithing sector: ducts, chimney pots, flashings and other parts that complete the roofing of a building.
Aluminium prepainted sheets
Pre-painted aluminium sheets can be used for both private and industrial purposes. They can be requested with different coatings characterized by different properties based on the final application: anti-corrosion, anti-rust, protection from external agents, bacteria or fungi.
Prepainted sheets represent just one of the many types of aluminium sheets that can be requested from aluminium producers: smooth, checkered, embossed, anodized sheets.
Italcoat, a company that has been working in the surface treatment sector for many years, is part of the Laminazione Sottile Group, capable of supplying not only pre-painted aluminium sheets, but also sheets, plates and coils of different kinds.