Here’s a preview of how VBx 1 performs against Vantablack S-VIS on the same shaped object. VBx 1 is a completely new paint technology that does’t use carbon nanotubes to act as the active medium.
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It’s been created for visible spectrum aesthetic and design applications where you want to create unique and visually stimulating features that have never before been possible.
The Vantablack VBx 1 absorber coating is a solvent based, pigmented coating dispersed in carrier solution. It has no harmful constituents. Once sprayed, it leaves behind a structured light absorbing layer that is then subjected to further vacuum processing steps to reach its exceptional level of performance.
Vantablack VBx 1 is so effective that its reflectance far outstrips any other known paint or super-black coating other than carbon nanotube based Vantablack S-VIS and original Vantablack.Because it requires post processing the largest single component part is currently limited to 420mm x 420mm. The process can be scaled to much larger single part sizes when required.read more: surreynanosystems