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  • FAST, FLAWLESS CURING FOR SPOT AND PANEL REPAIRS

    Octoral’s vision is to equip you with innovative and premium solutions that help you reach your full potential. We are introducing the advanced UV Active Primer which cures in just five minutes when used with certain UV lamps*. Specifically designed for panel repairs, the UV Active Primer...
  • DISCOVER THE ULTIMATE FINISH WITH THE UNIVERSAL SURFACER

    Octoral is renowned for continuous innovation that enhances efficiency, effectiveness and body shop processes both now and in the future. The FP141 Universal Surfacer is a high-performance surfacer designed to deliver the ultimate finish for both sanding and non-sanding processes. It’s...
  • DISCOVER RAPID RESULTS WITH THE UV ACTIVE PRIMER

    Waiting for primer to cure is now a thing of the past thanks to the Octoral UV Active Primer that uses ultraviolet technology to cure in just two minutes! The advanced primer is significantly faster than traditional alternatives. Using the UV Active Primer offers substantial body shop savings...
  • ACHIEVE PURER ACCURACY WITH NEW BLUE TONERS

    Octoral continuously delivers solutions that help you stay ahead of the curve. Using cutting edge technology, we have developed two new blue toners for the Octobase System – B529F Mica Blue Fine and B548 Bright Green Blue for even purer colour accuracy. Mica Blue Fine and Bright...
  • DISCOVER STUNNING COLOUR WITH METALLIC BRIGHT RED TONER

    At Octoral, we strive to provide you with advanced colour solutions to help you accurately match some of the most challenging car colours. The introduction of the improved B298 Metallic Bright Red toner for the Octobase System is our latest innovation. The new pigment in the Metallic Bright...
  • ACHIEVE A SEAMLESS AND STRIKING GREEN BLUE EFFECT COLOUR

    Octoral’s forward-thinking approach means we are always at the forefront of colour innovation, developing solutions in line with new OEM colours. The introduction of the new W548 Bright Green Blue toner to the Octobase Eco Plus System is our latest innovation. The new blue toner...
  • ACHIEVE A SEAMLESS AND STRIKING BLUE EFFECT COLOUR

    Octoral’s forward-thinking approach means we are always at the forefront of colour innovation, developing solutions in line with OEM colours and new special effects to make sure you can produce premium refinishes, no matter how complex. Metallic Bright Blue is a new special effect...
  • DISCOVER ROBUST FOUNDATION

    At Octoral we are constantly working to ensure we can offer you a complete product portfolio. Our latest introduction of Body Fillers and Spot Primers means we can now offer you a complete refinishing solution and guarantee an expert base that works perfectly with our Octoral systems. Our...
  • DISCOVER ADVANCED PRODUCTIVITY

    Octoral is dedicated to providing you with solutions that make your repair process efficient to drive productivity. The new AP871 Cure Booster is our latest product introduction for the Octoral system. The AP871 Cure Booster: Can be used in combination with the C300 HS420 Speed...
  • DISCOVER VIVID COLOUR

    INNOVATIVE MAROON TONER FOR COMPLEX FINISHES Octoral continuously innovates to ensure that you can meet every challenge. As colour technology advances, you need to be able to confidently colour match to produce premium results. Our latest toner – W157 Translucent Maroon has been designed...
  • DISCOVER MATT FINISHES OCTORAL MATT CLEAR

    Reproducing a matt finish can seem daunting. Now, the new Octoral Matt Clear System makes it simple, accurate and fast. Two clear coats (low gloss and semi gloss) plus a dedicated hardener and thinner achieve the exact matt level you need with fast flash-off. Discover matt finishes. OCTORAL MATT...
  • BRIGHT RED COLOURS WITH A ‘CANDY’ EFFECT IN AN INSTANT

    The launch of a new mixing colour means that problem bright red colours with a ‘candy’ effect can now be repaired in three easy steps. The Octoral Octobase Eco Plus System has been expanded with mixing colour W816 Metallic Bright Red and the Octoral Octobase System with mixing colour...
  • Stirring lid with hand stir crank handle

    If your mixing machine’s capacity is too limited to allow the primers to be accommodated alongside the mixing colours, a hand crank can be fitted to stirring lid 66-011 or 66-013 in order to stir primers manually. You will only need to stir the product with a stirring stick the first time...
  • NEW: C450 SCRATCH RESISTANT RAPID REPAIR CLEAR

    There is an exciting new addition to the Octoral range. Octoral C450 Scratch Resistant Rapid Repair Clear is a scratch resistant clear coat that dries quickly in all conditions, whether force dried at 40 °C or 60 ºC or naturally at room temperature (20 °C). It promises time savings...
  • Big leaps with our new high production non sanding primer

    The process using the Octoral PH254 High Production Non Sanding Primer is surprisingly fast and simple. No need to wait for the primer to dry; just apply the next layer wet-on-wet straightaway. You can even skip the ‘sanding’ step. Strange approach? Not really, just smart. Why do a...
  • Explosion protection on mixing machines and cabinets

    Octoral mixing machines and cabinets can be supplied with explosion protection (EX) on the electrical unit. There are two types of protection: - zone 2 (medium) and - zone 1 (heavy). It is important to know which kind is mandatory in your country or region to ensure your compliance with...
  • AEO Certificate for Valspar

    Valspar Automotive has received the AEO (Authorised Economic Operator) certificate from Dutch Customs. Thanks to the certification, products from and destined for Valspar Automotive will cross the border more swiftly due to the fact that shipments will be checked less frequently. This will...
  • Strategic partnership between Kia Motors Europe and Valspar Automotive

    LELYSTAD (NL) – Kia Motors Europe (KME) has entered into a partnership with Valspar Automotive which involves, amongst other services, that the Kia dealers in Europe will be able to use the Valspar De Beer Refinish and Octoral paint brands for all level of bodywork repairs. The agreement...