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Enhancing Commercial Vehicles: Exploring the Range of Body Shop Coating Colours

When it comes to commercial vehicle painting, achieving the perfect finish goes beyond aesthetics—it’s about practicality, visibility, and brand identity.

At IPS Paint Supplies, we understand the diverse needs of commercial body shops, which is why we offer an extensive selection of coatings designed to meet the unique requirements of our customers. From fleet colours to RAL and BS standards, our range ensures that you can find the perfect match to enhance the appearance of commercial vehicles while meeting the highest quality standards.

Fleet Colours: Maintaining Consistency and Brand Identity

Fleet colours are the backbone of many commercial vehicle fleets, chosen for their practicality, visibility, and brand reinforcement. These standardized colours ensure consistency across a company’s vehicles, making them easily recognisable and reinforcing brand identity.

Fleet colours are selected not only for their visual appeal but also for their durability and resistance to weathering, ensuring that the fleet maintains a professional appearance over time. Additionally, high-visibility colours may be chosen for increased road safety, further enhancing the practicality of fleet colours in commercial settings.

RAL Colours: Versatility and Precision

The RAL colour matching system is widely used across industries for its versatility and precision. Defined by the RAL organisation, each colour is assigned a unique code, providing body shops with a comprehensive palette to choose from when painting commercial vehicles.

Whether it’s for fleet branding, customer preferences, or industry standards, RAL colours offer a wide range of colours, shades, and tones to accurately match specific requirements. By utilising RAL colours, commercial body shops can ensure that the colours applied to vehicles are uniform and meet the diverse needs of their clients.

BS (British Standard) Colours: Reliability and Compliance

British Standard colours, defined by the British Standards Institution (BSI), are a set of standardised colours widely used across industries to ensure consistent colour reproduction and quality control. Assigned unique codes, BS colours are easily identifiable and reproducible, making them ideal for commercial vehicle painting.

Whether it’s meeting industry standards, customer preferences, or branding requirements, BS colours play a crucial role in ensuring the uniformity and professionalism of the finished product. By utilising BS colours, commercial body shops can enhance the appearance of commercial vehicles while complying with established norms and regulations.

A Comprehensive Range for Every Need

Colour System Description
Commercial Vehicle Fleet Colours – Specific colour ranges and mixing schemes developed for commercial vehicles
– Examples include RM Graphite HD, HMG Acrythane 4G, and Mipa paint schemes
RAL Colours – Widely used colour matching system for industrial and commercial applications
– RAL Design and RAL Classic are two of the main RAL colour ranges
British Standard (BS) Colours – Standardised colour system used extensively in the UK for various industries
– Examples include BS 4800, BS 5252, BS 381C, and other BS colour ranges


IPS Paint Supplies

At IPS Paint Supplies, we pride ourselves on offering a comprehensive range of body shop coating colours to meet the diverse needs of our commercial customers. Whether you’re aiming for consistency across a fleet, seeking to match specific industry standards, or fulfilling customer preferences, our range has you covered.

With our commitment to quality and precision, you can trust IPS Paint Supplies to provide the perfect coating solution for your commercial vehicle painting needs.  Read more here https://www.ipspaint.co.uk/commercial/ or call a member of our team on the numbers below:

Swansea: 01792 784078

Cardiff: 02920 022461