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Let’s Talk Tech: Color Uniformity of Brushed Finishes

Color Uniformity of Brushed Finishes
Color Uniformity of Brushed Finishes

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The ALUCOBOND® PLUS Natural Collection offers inspiring alternatives to typical paint finishes. In particular, our brushed finishes create a level of intrigue and depth which are popular with architects and owners. Unlike standard opaque finishes, brushed finishes are translucent, allowing the color of the aluminum to be a major contributor of the overall final color. The aluminum coil casting and rolling processes have no color control of the aluminum coil. This results in slight color variations with different coils of the brushed aluminum utilized in the production of ALUCOBOND PLUS Brushed panels.

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Shimmering Red Petal Retail Pavilion Draws Customers Inside Like Bees To Flowers With Color-Shifting ALUCOBOND® PLUS

Project"Red Petal" Retail Pavilion
LocationVancouver, British Columbia
ALUCOBOND® PLUSCustom Rosy Starburst from The Spectra Collection
ArchitectPerkins and Will Canada Inc.
Fabricator/InstallerKeith Panel Systems
General ContractorLedcor Group of Companies
Photography © Robert Stefanowicz

There’s a shimmering red-hued petal-shaped retail pavilion readying to open on Great Northern Way in Vancouver, British Columbia, that’s been designed to attract customers just like pollinating bees are drawn to flowers.  

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