What is Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray and how does it work?
Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray is a semi gloss translucent paint vehicle carrying a high quality fine holographic glitter particles. When light strikes the particles a sensational holographic metallic effect is achieved. After being applied a thin shiny lacquer semi gloss coat will show with a fine distribution of glitter particles.
What surfaces can apply Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml to?
Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml can be applied to paper, cardboard, primed canvas, wood, glass, metal, ceramics, ceramics, porcelain, stone, acrylic and just about any other paintable materials.
How do I get the best effect with my Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray?
Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray works best if applied in thin, even coats to pre-primed surfaces. The more coats applied, the more intense the effect becomes. The final result will significantly be influenced by the color and gloss level of the under coat. We recommend sealing your completely dry and cured HOLOGRAM GLITTER spray with Montana GLOSS VARNISH to enhance the metallic effect.
What is the best colored surface to apply Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml to?
Although able to be applied to any base color, Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml has the most impressive results if applied to dark colored bases. We recommend using Montana GOLD, Shock Black as your base. The choice of base color and its gloss level will significantly influence the final result.
How do I start using my Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray can?
Shake vigerously for 2-3 minutes ensuring you can hear the mixing balls moving freely. Remove the plastic lid and ensure the cap is firmly on the can valve before triggering. Trigger away from substrate to test. If flowing freely you can start painting.
Can I use other paints over my Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray on?
Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray can be over painted when completely dry and cured. It is compatible with Montana GOLD, Montana ACRYLIC markers and conventional acrylic paints. It is NOT compatible with synthetic based paints! We recommend trialing on a non-visible area of your project to ensure compatibility.
How long does Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray take to dry?
The drying time for Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml spray varies depending on substrate, ambient temperature and levels of humidity. The Montana GLITTER 400ml spray can be dust dry in 10 minutes, touch dry in 60 minutes but needs 24 hours minimum curing time.
How far should I hold the can away from the substrate while painting?
Optimum distance from substrate is normally beween 20cm to 30cm depending on your task. Thin, even layers are optimal.
Are there any other points to consider?
Due to the weight of the pigments, it is important to shake the can well for 2-3 minutes before use and re-shake after each pause in use. This will always ensure the correct mix of pigment to paint base, as the pigments will settle at the bottom of the can, even if not used for a short period of time.
The Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER is best applied to smooth, level surfaces to show greater light variation. Undulations in the surface may detract from the holographic effect.
Application of multiple, thin, light coats will build up the particle saturation and intensify the effect. Surfaces should be clean and dry before application.
Can I use other Nozzles on my Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml?
The standard Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml nozzles are not interchangeable with other Montana Cans caps. The Montana HOLOGRAM GLITTER 400ml can has a male valve which means a plastic tube portrudes out of the top of the can at the valve. The cap on the can is made to accept this tube.