Create a finish with the look of brass or pewter

By signcraft

Posted on Wednesday, June 26th, 2019

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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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