A solvent-based, fast dry paint developed for use on plastic model kits but which can also be used on other substrates. Matt, Satin, Gloss, Metallic, Metalcote and Clear finishes are available.
A wide range of surfaces including most plastics, wood, glass, ceramics, metal, cardboard, sealed plaster, sealed hardboard and more (always check on a small test area to check suitability).
Brush straight from the tin or Airbrush with a suitable thinner such as Humbrol Enamel Thinners. Two thin coats are preferable to one thick coat. The usual thinning ratio is 2 parts paint to one part thinner. Note that Metalcote colours are designed to be polished when fully dry.
Metallic hard dry in approx10 days. Drying times will vary according to ambient temperature and humidity. Recoat: 6 hours minimum (preferably over night)
A 50ml tinlet covers approx 1metre squared depending on thickness of application
How to Clean
Brushes: Use Enamel Thinners. Airbrush: flush through using Humbrol Enamel Thinners. Product is permanent once dry.
Contains Preservatives : 5 Chloro-2-methyl-2H-isothiazol-3-one, 2-methyl-2H-isothiazol-3-one (3:1), 2- phenoxyethanol. Suitable for ages 8+.