A solvent-based, fast-dry paint developed for use on plastic model kits but which can also be used on other substrates.
A wide range of surfaces including most plastics, wood, glass, ceramics, metal, cardboard, sealed plaster, sealed hardboard, and more (always try on a small test area to check suitability)
14ml tin covers approx. 0.3m² depending on the thickness of the application
Brush straight from the tin. 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 1 part thinner. Note that Metalcote colors are designed to be polished when fully dry.
Metallics: hard dry in approx. 10 days. Drying times will vary according to ambient temperature and humidity. Recoat: 6 hours minimum (preferably overnight)