Patents Assigned to Kansai Paint, Co., Ltd.
  • Patent number: 10669446
    Abstract: An aqueous coating composition containing an acrylic-modified polyester resin (A) and a reactive-group-containing resin (B), the acrylic-modified polyester resin (A) comprising as a monomer component constituting the acrylic part, a polyoxyalkylene group-containing unsaturated monomer having a weight average molecular weight of 400 or more, and the proportion of compounds having 6 or more carbon atoms of the total amount of the polyester-constituting components being 50 mass % or more.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yosuke Hasegawa, Hiroshi Kitagawa, Katsunori Hirai
  • Publication number: 20200157374
    Abstract: The clear coat paint composition comprises (A) a carboxy-containing polymer, (B) an epoxy-containing acrylic resin, and (C) an antioxidant having a phenyl group and a sulfide bond.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 10, 2018
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Applicant: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takuya NAKABAYASHI
  • Patent number: 10639672
    Abstract: The problem to be solved by the present invention is to provide a method for forming a multilayer coating film using a 3-coat 1-bake process, the method comprising sequentially applying an aqueous first colored coating composition, an aqueous second colored coating composition, and a clear coating composition to a substrate and simultaneously heat-curing the resulting three layers to form a multilayer coating film having an excellent finished appearance, such as smoothness and distinctness of image, as well as metallic feel and no metallic mottling when the composition comprises an effect pigment, and exhibiting excellent coating film performance, such as water resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2020
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Daisuke Takayama, Hironori Tonomura, Naoto Matsushima, Shuichi Nakahara
  • Publication number: 20200123306
    Abstract: A coating composition includes a blocked urethane elastomer (A) containing a terminal isocyanate group blocked with an oxime compound and having a number average molecular weight of 800 to 5,000, an aromatic diamine compound (B) containing an electron-donating group, and an amide compound (C). An equivalent ratio (amino group/isocyanate group) of the amino group of the aromatic diamine compound (B) to the isocyanate group of the blocked urethane elastomer (A) is within a range of 1.0 to 2.0. A solid content of the amide compound (C) is within a range of 0.5 mass % to 5 mass % based on a total solid content of the blocked urethane elastomer (A) and the aromatic diamine compound (B).
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 11, 2019
    Publication date: April 23, 2020
    Applicant: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Mayu KAWAGISHI, Katsuto KOMURA
  • Patent number: 10619072
    Abstract: The problem to be solved by the present invention is to provide urethane resin particles that, when used as a component of a coating composition, enable the resulting coating composition to have excellent storage stability and excellent degree of freedom of adjustment of physical properties of the obtained coating film. The present invention provides core-shell type urethane resin particles having a core-shell structure in which the core comprises a urethane resin obtained by using a polyol component comprising polyether polyol, whereas the shell comprises a urethane resin obtained by using a polyol component comprising polycarbonate polyol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 26, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takashi Kanda
  • Patent number: 10610889
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for forming a multilayer coating film, the method comprising sequentially applying a colored coating composition (X), an effect pigment dispersion (Y), and a clear coating composition (Z) to a substrate to form an uncured colored coating film, an uncured effect coating film, and an uncured clear coating film, respectively, and heating the uncured colored coating film, the uncured effect coating film, and the uncured clear coating film to simultaneously cure these three coating films, thereby forming a multilayer coating film; wherein the effect pigment dispersion (Y) contains water, a specific surface modifier (A), a flake-effect pigment (B), and a viscosity modifier (C); and a film obtained by applying the effect pigment dispersion (Y) to a dry film thickness of 0.2 ?m has a light transmittance at a wavelength of 550 nm of 10 to 50%.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2020
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masayuki Itoh, Kenichiro Matsunaga, Yosuke Toyoda, Tatsuo Kuramochi, Nobuhiko Narita
  • Patent number: 10583460
    Abstract: Provided is a method for forming a multilayer coating film giving excellent low temperature impact resistance to a substrate that comprises a metal material and a plastic material. The method for forming a multilayer coating film comprises sequential steps of forming an uncured primer coating film, an uncured first colored coating film, an uncured second colored coating film and an uncured clear coating film on a substrate; and heating the same so as to simultaneously cure these 4 coating films, wherein the aqueous first colored paint and aqueous second colored paint are each a 1-package type paint composition containing a specific hydroxyl group-containing resin and a specific blocked polyisocyanate compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2020
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takashi Nakayabu, Kazushi Konishi, Kohei Onishi, Masuo Kondo, Keisuke Kojima
  • Publication number: 20200071533
    Abstract: Provided is a method for forming a multilayer coating film, comprising simultaneously curing an uncured base coating film, an uncured effect coating film, and an uncured clear coating film. In this method, an effect pigment dispersion (Y) contains water, a rheology control agent (A), and a flake-effect pigment (B), and has a solids content of 0.5 to 10 mass %; the flake-effect pigment (B) is an interference pigment in which a transparent or translucent base material is coated with a metal oxide; and the flake-effect pigment (B) is contained in an amount of 30 to 90 parts by mass based on 100 parts by mass of the total solids content in the effect pigment dispersion (Y).
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 17, 2017
    Publication date: March 5, 2020
    Applicant: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masayuki ITOH, Hirokazu OKAZAKI, Hisashi ISAKA
  • Patent number: 10577708
    Abstract: A problem to be solved by the present invention is to provide a method for forming a multilayer coating film, the method being capable of achieving excellent finished appearance and excellent corrosion resistance without affecting electrodeposition coatability even when a part or all of the water-washing step is omitted after chemical conversion treatment, and to provide a coated article.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 8, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 3, 2020
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Yukihiro Nemoto, Hideki Matsuda
  • Publication number: 20200061668
    Abstract: A multilayer coating film forming method to form a multilayer coating film having a glittering appearance. Forming a multilayer coating film by sequentially applying, on top of a base material, a first base coating material, a second base coating material, and a clear coating material in a wet-on-wet process, wherein: the first base coating material is a transparent or colored coating material; the second coating material contains a flaky lustrous pigment; the amount of flaky lustrous pigment being 10-60 parts by mass to 100 parts by mass of resin solid content in the second base coating material, and the concentration of solids in the coating falls being 5-20 mass % with respect to the total mass of the second base coating material; and the thickness of a coating film obtained from the second base coating material falls being 1-8 ?m on the basis of the coating film when cured.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 26, 2018
    Publication date: February 27, 2020
    Applicant: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Masahiro OMURA, Hironori TONOMURA
  • Publication number: 20200048492
    Abstract: Provided are: an aqueous coating composition which is capable of giving coating films having excellent chipping resistance without lowering the finish; and a method for forming a multilayered coating film. The aqueous coating composition comprises an acrylic-modified polyester resin (A) comprising an acrylic moiety and a polyester moiety, a crosslinking agent (B), and an epoxy phosphoric acid ester compound (C), wherein the acrylic-modified polyester resin (A) contains a polyoxyalkylene-group-containing unsaturated monomer having a weight-average molecular weight of 400 or higher as a monomer component of the acrylic moiety and the polyester moiety is configured of components, 50 mass % or more of which is accounted for by a C6 or higher compound, the content of the epoxy phosphoric acid ester compound (C) being 0.1-10 parts by mass per 100 parts by mass of the sum of the solid components of (A) and (B).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2017
    Publication date: February 13, 2020
    Applicant: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventor: Takahiro IMAI
  • Patent number: 10550282
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to find a cationic electrodeposition coating composition excellent in throwing power, anti-GA gas pinhole properties, and anti-corrosion properties, and to provide a coated article excellent in these coating film properties. The present invention provides a cationic electrodeposition coating composition containing an amino-containing epoxy resin (A), a blocked polyisocyanate curing agent (B), and a pigment (C), the amino-containing epoxy resin (A) being obtained by reacting an epoxy resin (A1), a polyphenol compound (A2), a dimer acid diglycidyl ester (A3), and an amine compound (A4).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 11, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2020
    Assignees: TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA, KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Takeo Yamaguchi, Motohide Mori, Masahiro Nakamura, Hiroshi Hosono, Minoru Hanatani, Shigetaka Setodoi
  • Patent number: 10519318
    Abstract: This invention provides the following active energy ray-curable coating composition: an active energy ray-curable coating composition comprising (A) a polymerizable unsaturated group(s)-containing acrylic resin having a weight average molecular weight in the range of 5,000 to 30,000, (B) a urethane (meth)acrylate having a weight average molecular weight in the range of 1,000 or more but less than 5,000 and containing an average of two to four polymerizable unsaturated groups per molecule, (C) a polymerizable unsaturated compound having a weight average molecular weight in the range of 200 or more but less than 1,000 and containing an average of two to nine polymerizable unsaturated groups per molecule, and (D) a photopolymerization initiator, the molecular weight between crosslinks of a cured coating film obtained by applying the active energy ray-curable coating composition being in the range of 300 to 900 g/mol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 24, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2019
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Kouta Gotou, Haruhiko Okiyama, Haruka Nakaoka
  • Patent number: 10508212
    Abstract: The problem to be solved by the present invention is to provide a method for forming a multilayer coating film using a 3-coat 1-bake process, the method comprising sequentially applying an aqueous first colored coating composition, an aqueous second colored coating composition, and a clear coating composition to a substrate and simultaneously heat-curing the resulting three layers to form a multilayer coating film having excellent smoothness and distinctness of image, as well as excellent coating film performance, such as water resistance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2019
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Daisuke Takayama, Hironori Tonomura, Naoto Matsushima, Shuichi Nakahara
  • Patent number: 10487223
    Abstract: The invention provides: a metallic coating composition and a method for forming a coating film. The metallic coating composition includes: a binder component containing a phosphate group-containing acrylic resin (A), a polyisocyanate compound (B), and a cellulose resin (C); and a vapor-deposition aluminum pigment (D), wherein the vapor-deposition aluminum pigment (D) is present in an amount of 100 to 300 parts by mass per 100 parts by mass of the total solids content of the binder component, and wherein the phosphate group-containing acrylic resin (A) is a copolymer resin of a monomer mixture consisting of 3 to 48 mass % of a phosphate group-containing polymerizable unsaturated monomer (a1), 6 to 45 mass % of a hydroxy-containing polymerizable unsaturated monomer (a2), and 10 to 91 mass % of other polymerizable unsaturated monomer (a3), based on the total amount of all of the monomers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ryusuke Shinke, Yoshinori Kato
  • Patent number: 10487234
    Abstract: A matte clear coating composition for an aluminum member, comprising acrylic resin (A) having a hydroxy value of 100 to 200 mgKOH/g; melamine resin (B); silica particles (C) having an average particle size of 1.0 to 15 ?m; and polyolefin wax (D) having an average particle size of 10 to 40 ?m and a melting point of 145° C. to 180° C., the matte clear coating composition comprising 5 to 20 mass % of silica particles (C) and 3 to 15 mass % of polyolefin wax (D) based on the total solids content of acrylic resin (A) and melamine resin (B). The matte clear coating composition for an aluminum member satisfies both corrosion resistance and abrasion resistance (scratch resistance).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Ryusuke Shinke, Yoshinori Kato
  • Publication number: 20190344309
    Abstract: The invention provides a method of forming a multilayer coating film with excellent flip-flop properties and smoothness, allowing formation of a high-design multilayer coating film. In a method of forming a multilayer coating film comprising a low-brightness intercoating film, a first base coating film and a second base coating film formed on an object to be coated, and a clear coating film formed on the second base coating film, a multilayer coating film that includes a first base coating film obtained by applying a first aqueous base coating material, a second base coating film obtained by applying a second aqueous base coating material containing a brightness pigment, and a clear coating film, with specific compositions and properties, is formed on a low-brightness intercoating film by a wet-on-wet method and is heat cured to form a cured multilayer coating film.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 10, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicants: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD., TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Keita ONO, Masahiro OMURA, Masayoshi ASAI, Tetsuya NISHIGUCHI
  • Publication number: 20190344310
    Abstract: A method for forming a multilayer coated film includes step (1) of applying an aqueous intermediate coating composition (A), step (2) of applying an aqueous base coating composition (B), step (3) of applying a clear coating composition (C), and step (4) of heat-curing the coated films. The coating composition (A) contains a specific hydroxyl group-containing acrylic resin (a1), a specific polyurethane resin (a2), a specific hydroxyl group-containing polyester resin (a3), a melamine resin (a4), and an active methylene-blocked polyisocyanate compound (a5). A ratio of the resin (a1) to the resin (a2) falls within a specific range. The heat-cured coated film of the coating composition (A) has a specific elongation at break, Young's modulus and Tukon hardness. The coating composition (C) contains a hydroxyl group-containing acrylic resin (c1) and an allophanate group-containing polyisocyanate compound (c2).
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2019
    Publication date: November 14, 2019
    Applicants: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD., TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Kazuki MATSUBARA, Yoshinari Matsuura, Takayuki Ono, Hironori Tonomura, Masako Hase, Hiroshi Mitsuishi, Keiji Ambo
  • Patent number: 10472537
    Abstract: There is provided a coating composition with excellent storage stability, and with excellent mar resistance for obtained coating films. The coating composition comprises a hydroxyl group-containing resin (A), a curing agent (B) and a dispersion of acrylic resin-coated silica particles (C), the dispersion of acrylic resin-coated silica particles (C) being an acrylic resin-coated silica particle dispersion obtained by reacting silica particles with a polymerizable unsaturated group (c1) and a polymerizable unsaturated monomer (c2) in a mass ratio of (c1):(c2)=20:80 to 90:10, the polymerizable unsaturated monomer (c2) including a specific polymerizable unsaturated monomer (c2-1) as at least a portion of its components, and the molecular weight of the resin covering the silica particles being 400 to 6000.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 8, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO. LTD.
    Inventors: Kazuya Watanabe, Akinori Nagai
  • Patent number: 10468683
    Abstract: The present invention provides a conductive paste for positive electrodes of lithium-ion batteries and a mixture paste for positive electrodes of lithium-ion batteries that are inhibited from increasing in viscosity and gelling, and that have an easy-to-apply viscosity. The conductive paste of the present invention contains a dispersion resin (A), polyvinylidene fluoride (B), conductive carbon (C), a solvent (D), and a dehydrating agent (E).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Assignees: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD., TOYOTA JIDOSHA KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Koji Endo, Atsuya Kato, Atsushi Tsukamoto, Atsunao Hiwara, Hideki Hagiwara, Koji Takahata, Akira Saito, Machiko Abe, Yuichi Ito, Kentaro Komabayashi