Specialists in Lacquering Aluminium Coils

insulax® Kitchen

bobina-insulax-pet-introinsulax® kitchen is the designation of ALUCOAT for the lacquered foil intended to be used as furniture trims.

insulax® kitchen is suitable for being laminated with PVC, slats and MDF board, melamine, among others, intended for kitchen furniture. The aluminum coating provides a decorative element while protection. It’s available in several colors and brushed finish and it’s easily molded, making it the best choice for special applications.


  • It is a very good barrier to moisture, gas and light.
  • Laquers have been specially designed by our technical department and provide an excellent resistance to weathering and UV light.
  • It can be laminated to other materials (foams, plastics, among others) in order to form very high performance insulation and barrier products.
  • There is the possibility to incoporate the pre-treatment coating Alucoat® prelac that improves the corrosion resistance and the adherence of the lacquer over the aluminium surface.


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ALUCOAT supplies its product insulax® kitchen in reels of wide until 1.600 mm, with core of steel or carton up to 500 mm and maximum weight of 6 tonnes.

insulax® kitchen is specially suitable for furniture trims for professional and private kitchen.

Technical Data

Covering properties: 

PROPERTY METHOD insulax® kitchen
 Top layer Coloured lacquer or colourless polyester
 Aluminium  8011/1050 H18
 Bottom layer None/Optional pre-treatment or primer improvind adherence
 Standard colours Colourless gold or inox
 Adherence  ASTM D-3359 No delamination
 Bending  ECCA 7 (0 ≤ T BEND ≤ 1) O.K
 Curing Resistance to MEK > 50 d.f.
 Heat Resistance  240ºC/2 min. O.K.
Corrosion  Resistance (Neutral Salt Spray)  ASTM B117 (NaCl 5%/35ºC)  >500 h
 U.V. Resistance  ASTM G154 (500 h.;UV-313 4h. 60ºC / Condensation 4h. 40ºC)  O.K.

Recommended alloys:

EN AW 8011A, EN AW 8079, EN AW 1200, EN AW 1050 (according to European Standards (EN 573-3)).

Customer can specify its needs in order to choose the best thickness, alloy and temper of the metal.

Product Data Sheet: pdf