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Advantages and disadvantages of ceramic coating
In modern days we the motorcycle or Car lovers try many things to make our vehicle look good to ourselves or make that attractive to others. To increase the charm we use different paints or coating over our vehicles for making the thing more glossy or eye catching. If we talk about that kind of painting or coatings recently one new painting seen around the world is called Ceramic coating. Most recently it is headed to Bangladesh, for cars this is not a new thing but for bikes now it is using, Ceramic coating is also known as Nano-Coating. One of the newest innovations in automobile industry is the adoption of Nano-coating to provide the best protection for the outer walls and interiors of cars and motorcycles. A ceramic paint coating is helping vehicles to maintain their showroom shine even after being used for a while! This new paint technology has both advantages and disadvantages, which we must know before using.
What is ceramic coating?
A Ceramic Coating is a liquid polymer that is applied by hand to the outer walls of a vehicle. The coating chemically bonds with the vehicle's factory paint, creating a layer of protection on the applied vehicles. When ceramic coating is applied on a vehicles body, the polymer forms a chemical bonding with the factory paint that has given before. Once coated, it can only be removed by scratching and not by any chemicals. If done correctly, ceramic coating can even last the lifetime of that vehicle.
A ceramic material is an inorganic, non-metallic, often crystalline oxide, nitride or carbide material. Some elements, such as carbon or silicon, may be considered ceramics. Ceramic materials are brittle, hard, and strong in density. Two types of coating services with different advantages, namely Ceramic Pro and Opti-Coat Pro+ are available. Let’s take a look at some of the reasons why ceramic paint coating has become a must-have among automobile fan, looking to protract the looks and usefulness of their vehicles.
Advantages of Ceramic coating:
1. One of the best Paint Protections:
This coating basically provides a strong and defensive surface to the vehicles body that can block all the matters which can cause damages to the outer shell of a vehicle. Most of the day a vehicle has to tolerate a variety of attacks to its body, like scratches, mud, dirt and other contaminants which are an unavoidable part of the road. This coating ensures that the original paint of the automobile stays as glossier as it was and offer the showroom shine all the time.
2. Ceramic Coatings Last Longer
A ceramic paint coating goes much further than an ordinary paint which is used for protecting the surface of the vehicle. Traditional vehicle coatings don’t last over time when they are being exposed to the weather, acidic components of the atmosphere, rain drops, bird droppings etc, but the creaming coating which is a also known as nano-coatings last for years.
3. Vehicle Stays Cleaner:
A vehicle with Nano- Coating or ceramic coating is also easier to be cleaned. The body panels of a ceramic coated bikes or cars will be smooth and free of scratches. And for that this kind of offers no place for dirt to stick on to it. Even if it does, a simple swipe with a clean cloth brings the vehicle back to its glowing finish like before.
4. Ceramic coating is better than polishing:
Earlier, cars were given that extra shine by waxing or polishing. However, now it is realized after using the ceramic paints that waxing is temporary and will sooner or later fade away. On the other hand both waxing and ceramic coating takes a huge amount of time to be applied, but when it comes to the longevity, ceramic coating is better than polish or waxing due to its long life and better finish which makes the vehicle attractive.
5. Cost Effective:
Using ceramic coating on our vehicle may took a huge amount of time of it can be costly but the long life of ceramic coating indirectly makes it highly cost-effective. Doing waxing or polishing will took time and waste of money if you have to do it very often, where you can have the same or even better feeling by using the ceramic paint once.
6. It looks good:
Not only is the vehicles outer surface is protected by this coating, but the fresh coating give way a shiny, sleek outer look that retains its shine over a much longer period of time. So without all the above advantages, ceramic coating makes your vehicle look so much better even after years
Disadvantages of ceramic coating:
1. High cost:
For using ceramic coating you still have to pay higher price than the traditional paints. To have all the advantages of this coating user have to pay a high price as well.
2. Takes time to be put in:
Ceramic coating takes time to be put in to our vehicles. If someone plans to put in the ceramic coating on their cars or motorbikes, then they have to be ready to leave it at the detailing shop for at least two or three days. It is a lengthy process to apply and should be done perfectly for a better output.
3. Needs professional hands:
Ceramic painting or coating need to be put in correctly or professionally on the vehicle,
as we already know that this coating is a mixture of chemicals and inorganic materials that’s why need expert hands to be installed. If it is not then might look worse than the original paint finish of your vehicle.
4. Availability and specialists:
As this technology is mostly used in cars and also in foreign countries it will took time be available in every places and for motorcycles. It is also required that after its availability work specialists over this coating is need for the better appliance of this paint.
Due to the superior protection and long-term value, ceramic paint coating is now one of the best choices for car owners who want to keep their cars looking like new for years. Recently it is seen also at the motorcycles outer walls because everybody wants to keep their vehicles in their best shine all its life. Since ceramic coating offers exclusive protection for all the lifetime people started using it over bikes as well and they are no hesitating to choose this option even at a high price.