G.J. Nikolas & Co., Inc.
2800 Washington Blvd.
Bellwood, Illinois 60104
G. J. Nikolas and Co., Inc. offers a complete line of pigmented
A variety of colors are available in our conventional and Eco-Borne®
product lines. We manufacture opaque, semi-transparent and transparent
colors for any type of application. Please see our vehicle
selector guide to assist you in your choice of vehicle to
match your product requirements. If additional information is
required, please contact us and allow our customer service representatives
to assist you.
If an exact color is needed, we offer a color
matching service for a nominal fee.
a new coating product line that is as
easy to use as 1-2-3 and is a brilliant plating substitute. Its
appearance will simulate a chrome or polished silver finish. It
is also available in a variety of metallic colors and in many
vehicle types. It can be applied to any substrate including metal,
wood, plastic, and glass. It will give you a near mirror type
G.J. Nikolas & Co., Inc. offers a variety
of opaque and semi-transparent enamels. These colors are available
in a selection of vehicles in both our conventional and Eco-Borne®
Nikolas Dye Colors
are concentrated liquid dyes that can be blended with clear coatings.
The result is a transparent colored coating, which fully reveals
the surface finish of the base metal.
Our toners are transparent
or semi-transparent coatings with the color already incorporated
into the clear coating. These toners can simulate an oxidized
or antique effect of the metal to match other areas or can be
used to make the metal appear to be a different metal, such as
making nickel appear to be bronze.
that can be incorporated into one of our bronzing liquids to
produce a duranodic coating. Also available are our mica
coatings are made with pigment that contains metal flake.
These are commonly used to match anodized metals.
Specialty Finishes: Nikolas offers a
variety of specialty finishes such as...
Glazes - our glazes have all the integrity to be finish
coats, yet are used as middle coats to give an antique or
worn decorative look to a product
Crackelac - is a specialty finish in which a coat of
contrasting color Crackelac is sprayed over a suitable base
coat. Then upon drying the Crackelac shrinks and allows the
base color to show through the irregular cracks. This produces
an antique effect similar to a cracked varnish found on antique
furniture and picture frames.
Copper Slurry - is a conductive coating for metallizing
non-conductors so that electroplating can be done such as
in bronze baby shoes.