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Glass is everywhere. Our windows are made of it, our homes have vases made from it, the bottles we drink from and even the jars we get some of our food from are all made of glass. Whether it is a little extra privacy by frosting a window, some creative upcycling or redecorating some old glass homewares, the Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml is just what you need to add color to glass while enjoying the transparency of light. Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml is Nitro-Acrylic-Combi based paint that is delivered under low pressure in a 250ml sized can. The 9 available colors dry to a semi transparent, frosted matte finish. Making it possible to allow light to pass through the painted glass and arrive in the appearance of the color which it has been applied. The more coats applied, the less light can pass through the object.
Once shaken well for 3 minutes before use, this fast drying paint is dust dry in 3-5 minutes, touch dry in apx.1 hour and completely cured and hardened in 24 hours. Drying times may vary subject to ambient temperatures, humidity and thickness of coating. Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml can be used in conjunction with other synthetic or acrylic paints once dried completely.
When applied at 20cm -30cm from your object, the Montana Flat Jet spray nozzle makes achieving elegant frosted or milk glass effects easy for users of any skill level. Turn ordinary glass jewelery or glass ornaments into sea glass wonders with extra durability thaks to GLASS PAINT's strong adhesion. Dry, clean and free of any dust, oils or fats is the ultimate way to prepare your glass surface and ensure longevity. For that extra bit of help againts UV fatigue, scratch resistance and general resistance to the elements, apply Montana VARNISH. We recommend testing for compatability on a non-visible or scrap piece of your glassmaterial before major application. Not recommended for use for on acrylic or plexiglass surfaces. Wash by hand and avoid application to surfaces of objects that come in direct contact with consumable food and beverages.
Are Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors the same as normal colors?
Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml semi transparent colors in a matte finish that are ideally used on glass-based materials. Once applied to glass, the light passing through the painted object appears to take on the color that has been applied.
Do the Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors have the same finish as normal Montana colors?
The GLASS PAINT 250ml colors in comparison to normal opaque Montana Cans color formulations are a greater mix of clear coat and paint vehicle in relation to the amount of pigment. The finish grade can be described as matte or frosted.
How do I prepare a glass surface to use Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors on it?
The GLASS PAINT 250ml colors work best on clean and dry glass surfaces. remove dust, oils and fat with window cleaner and ensure the surface is completely dry before application. Make sure the can is shaken for at least 3 minutes before use and avoid application in wet or humid environments.
How long does Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml take to dry?
At 20°and 50% humidityMontana GLASS PAINT 250ml takes 3-5 minutes to become dust dry, 1 hour to become touch dry and 24 hours to be completely cured and hardened.
Can I apply multiple coats of Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml?
It is possible to apply as many coats of Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml as desired. The more coats applied, the less light can pass through the color. In this way you can manipulate the amount of light passing through your glass and the appearance of the color as it appears out the other side.
Are Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors lightfast or UV resistant?
Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors are as light fast and UV resistant as possible for a transparent paint that actively allows light to pass through it. Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors contain premium grade European pigments and have UV blockers in their clear coat mixture.
Can I use Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors in conjunction with other aerosol colors?
Yes. The Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml range can be used in conjunction with synthetic and acrylic based colors as long as they have been allowed to dry completely and cure for 24 hours.
Are Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors as durable as other Montana colors?
A part from issues of durability related to pigment load, Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml are durable, scratch proof and hardwearing subject to their adhesion to the glass surface. If the surface was not clean, wet, or had traces of dust oils or fat, then the longevity and durability may be compromised. Apart from proper preparation, it is also possible to coat your finished work with Montana VARNISH to increase durability and resistance to damage in any form.
Can I use Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors on drinking glasses or plates?
The Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml is not to be consumed by humans or animals. Therefore it is important not apply it to the area of any surfaces that will come in direct contact with the consumption of food or beverages.
Can I put objects painted with Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors in the dishwasher?
We do not recommend cleaning items painted with Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml in dish washers. The Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml has limited resistance to the extreme heat generated in dish washers and the chemicals used in the cleaning products within them. As such, even with extra Montana VARNISH coating, items painted with Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml and then cleaned in a dish washer will eventually fatigue and deteriorate.
How do I remove Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors If I need to?
If you need to remove Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml from glass, it is possible to do so by scraping it off, slowly and carefully with a fine flat blade. Be very careful not to scratch the glass underneath or any wood/rubber seals or edges. Alternatively applying Montana ACETONE spray, allowing to soak shortly and then scraping off could be an option. However please note if the ACETONE comes in contact with any seals, it may damage or break them.
Can I use Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml colors On acrylic or plexi glass?
Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml is not made to be applied to acrylic or plexi glass surfaces. We do not recommend doing so. Although the product will most likely apply and color the surface as desired initially, doing so may result in the solvents from the Montana GLASS PAINT 250ml paints agitating, etching into or damaging the acrylic/plexi glass surface.