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Formulated to meet: AS 3715-2002, AS 4506-2005 and AAMA 2603


Precious® Pearl is a tough thermosetting powder coating that exhibits decorative and durable characteristics suitable for a broad range of interior and exterior product applications where excellent overall performance is required. Precious® Pearl is a one coat pearlescent-rich powder coating that produces an attractive finish and tough serviceable surface without the need for a clear coat. Precious® Pearl has been formulated especially for residential developments equivalent to Class 1 or Class 10 under the Australian Building Code that are up to 3 floors from the ground.


Precious® Pearl is suitable for a wide range of interior and exterior applications using various substrates including steel and aluminium. Examples include: bicycles, garden tools, lawn mowers, indoor furniture, office fittings and barbecue frames.


  • Supported by a 10 year durability warranty* on pre-treated architectural aluminium when applied by a Dulux Registered Applicator
  • Suitable for developments further than 100 metres from salt water
  • Pearlescent rich coating
  • Guaranteed performance on appropriately pre-treated aluminium
  • Excellent colour retention



Technical Information


Architectural Aluminium Applications

Surface Preparation for Architectural Aluminium

In accordance with AS 3715-2002 Metal finishing – Thermoset powder coating for architectural applications of aluminium and aluminium alloys or AAMA 2603, Voluntary Specification, Performance Requirements and Test Procedures for Pigmented Organic Coatings on Aluminium Extrusions and Panels.

How to Specify for Architectural Aluminium

Example – (Dulux Precious® Natural Pearl Matt 97189119) to meet AAMA 2603. Product must be applied by a Dulux Registered Aluminium Applicator and must offer a 10 year durability warranty.

Other Metal Applications

Surface Preparation for Other Metal Substrates

In accordance with AS 4506-2005 Metal finishing – Thermoset powder coatings. Refer to Table 2.1 for appropriate pre-treatment for various substrate metal surfaces such as Steel (Bright, Semi Bright), Steel (Zinc Coated) and Stainless Steel. The appropriate pre-treatment option will vary according to atmospheric classification as set out in AS 4506-2005 Metal finishing – Thermoset powder coatings (Appendix G).

How to Specify for Other Metal Substrates

Example – Powder Coating of (Components to be coated) (Atmospheric Classification) (Substrate) with (Dulux Precious® Natural Pearl Matt 97189119) to meet AS4506-2005. Compliance to this standard must be demonstrated through provision of a certificate from the coating applicator outlining the relevant, “atmospheric classification, substrate and method of chemical or mechanical surface preparation”.



*Subject to the terms and conditions of the relevant product warranty. Please contact your local Dulux representative or Customer Service Team for further details.


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