BASF Automotive Refinish Coatings
A brand of BASF - We create chemistry


Smart Value. Simple Solutions.

The LIMCO product line is engineered to provide simplicity and economy wrapped into a streamlined, user-friendly system. LIMCO’s primary paint system, Supreme PLUS, is a basecoat developed specifically for use in automotive and production shop facilities providing better color-matching and faster drying times. Simple and reliable, LIMCO offers a lean, versatile portfolio that contains the benefits of BASF technology at an economical price.


LIMCO Paint Systems

Simplicity reigns supreme

Refinishers trust the complete LIMCO paint system to help them stay productive and profitable. This affordable paint solution is engineered to be user friendly and economical.


    Supreme PLUS

    The Supreme Plus basecoat was developed specifically for use in automotive and production shop facilities. From modern pigments, illumibases (concentrated mica and pearl pigments), better drying time and flexible mixing, Limco Supreme Plus is one of the most versatile paint systems available on the market today.
    The Limco Supreme Plus toner system allows the refinisher the option to create five different types of basecoat and single stage options with the same set of toners. Simply varying the mixing clear brings this flexibility, allowing expanded use for this already easy to use toner system. With such a wide range of mixing options that comply with US/CAN VOC regulations, Limco Supreme Plus can’t be beat for versatility.

    Mixing Options:

    Supreme PLUS Acrylic 1K Single Stage
    U.S. National Rule VOC + Low VOC

    Supreme PLUS Acrylic 2K Single Stage
    U.S. National Rule VOC + Low VOC Acrylic 2K Single Stage

    Supreme PLUS Urethane Single Stage
    U.S. National Rule VOC + Low VOC

    Supreme PLUS Basecoat
    U.S. National Rule VOC + Low VOC

    Supreme PLUS 2K Direct-to-metal
    U.S. National Rule VOC + 3.5lbs/gal VOC

LIMCO History

Economy meets productivity

BASF acquired Limbacher Paint & Color Works in 1984 and, over the years, developed LIMCO into a user-friendly paint system. As a brand of BASF, LIMCO is a leader in economical refinish options. LIMCO is a highly productive and profitable option for refinish painters.

BASF’s product portfolio includes products for multiple industries. A product that is compliant for one region, industry, application or end use, may not be compliant for another region, industry, application or end-use, and BASF accordingly disclaims all representations, conditions and warranties of fitness for a particular purpose.

To assist automotive refinish customer searching for information about BASF products that meet the VOC limits for automotive refinish use, BASF provides Wall Charts that list the products that are compliant with the automotive refinish VOC regulations in specific regions in North America (country, province, state, air districts). It is the responsibility of the purchaser/end-user to ensure they know and understand the regulations for their specific region, industry, application and end use and ensure that the products that they are using are compliant with all applicable regulatory requirements and any permits specific to their business.

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