Usage: A solvent-based, fast drying paint developed for use on plastic model kits, but which can also be used onï¿½a wide range of surfaces including most plastics, wood, glass, ceramics, metal, cardboard, sealed plaster, sealed hardboard and many more (always check on a small test area to check suitability). Matt, Satin, Gloss, Metallic, Metalcote and Clear finishes are available witjin the range.
Application: 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.
Drying Time: Gloss: 1-2 hours touch dry and up to 24 hours for hard dry, matt will be touch dry in a shorter time. ï¿½Drying times will vary according to ambient temperature and humidity. Recoat 6 hours minimum or preferably over night.
Coverage: A 14ml tinlet covers approx 0.3m2 depending on thickness of application.
Clean brushes using enamel thinners, whilst an airbrush can be cleaned byï¿½flushing through using Humbrol Enamel Thinners. Product is permanent once dry.