Create a finish with the look of brass or pewter

By SignCraft Magazine

Posted on Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

The look metal makes for an interesting effect on letters and graphics, and we like to use that. Here’s our formula for a transparent brass finish when sprayed on mill finish aluminum, using Matthews Paints SOA product line. This is the formula for 1/2 gallon of finish.

Gloss Clear: 1550 grams
Matte Clear: 216 grams
Trans. Yellow Oxide: 400 grams
Black: 25 grams

The following formula is for a matte pewter metallic. Again, it is for 1/2 gallon of finish, using Matthews Paints SOA product line.

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