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Advantica® Lighting

Pre-finished steel for lighting applications

Advantica® is a range of pre-finished steel products specifically formulated for the manufactured goods sector. The result of almost 40 years experience, the Advantica® product range can provide superior solutions to best meet your needs.

Tata Steel manufactures high reflectivity pre-finished steel products specially formulated for light fittings including gear trays and box sections for fluorescent tube lights, reflectors and luminaire light fittings in commercial buildings.

All Advantica® Lighting products are supplied with a white reflective surface and can be produced with a variety of shades and coating systems to the reverse. They can be supplied on a variety of substrates.

Our wide product range can be used for applications including; commercial, industrial and domestic lighting. Tata Steel can help you make the right decision for your design.

Advantica® LightingAdvantica® GH

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Advantica® GH

A pre-finished steel product with high gloss levels.


  • High gloss level
  • Smooth surface appearance
  • High reflection behaviour

Substrates available

  • Hot-dip galvanised to EN 10346
  • Cold reduced to EN 10130


  • Alternative backing coats available
  • Protective film

Advantica® GH

Properties  Test Standard
Nominal organic
coating thickness
μm 25 EN 13523-1
Specular gloss (60°) GU >60 EN 13523-2
Adhesion on bending T 1 EN 13523-7
(minimum bend radius)
T 3 EN 13523-7
Pencil hardness   HB-F EN 13523-4
Scratch resistance g >1800 EN 13523-12
Abrasion resistance
(Taber, 250 rev.
1kg, CS10 wheels)
mg <30 EN 13523-16


The figures contained in this table are typical properties and do not constitute a
specification. If forming pre-finished steel below 16°C please consult Tata Steel for further

Advantica® working with you

The Advantica® brand provides a range of pre-finished steel products specially formulated for manufactured goods and widely used for diverse applications.

The Advantica® product range is available in a wide range of colours, with solid or metallic effects as well as bespoke finishes tailored to individual needs. With continuous investment in research and development Tata Steel constantly update the product portfolio to ensure that they can meet the requirements of the manufactured goods sector.

Tailored solutions and services

For any customised requirements, Tata Steel can meet your needs with shorter lead times, flexible quantities and further processing.

Our technical support team is on hand to help you to define:

•  The best solution in view of the application and the manufacturing process.
•  The precautions to be taken regarding the end use of this product.

For further information or assistance, please contact us.

Product testing

To ensure the integrity of the Advantica® products, Tata Steel uses laboratory tests to measure their performance against corrosion, chemicals and abrasion. All testing of products is carried out to international standards.

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Forming and processing

The Advantica® products can be formed and processed with various techniques including: cutting, shearing, notching, piercing, slitting, press braking, folding, roll forming, spinning and deep drawing.

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Cleaning and maintenance

All Advantica® products can be cleaned with commercially available, water based cleaning products. The use of abrasive cleaners or scouring pads is not recommended. For controlled environments, ensure that the cleaner is compatible with the pre-finished steel product used on.

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