New Wave ugo Anywhere Medium Pochade Box
The New Wave ugo Anywhere Medium Pochade Box was designed for plein air painting from sea to summit and anywhere in between. uGo products are designed and manufactured by New Wave in Pennsylvania, USA. Each tree’s inherent beauty, shown in the grain lines, knots, as well as the varying wood tones, combines with each handcrafted pochade box to create an item that is uniquely yours. Patent Pending.
Size/Weight: Measuring 8.4″x11.25″x1.25″, this mid-size model (Item #00702) is ultra lightweight at 2.1 lbs, with palette included.
Materials: This product is made using Baltic Birch wood, while the stainless steel and aluminum accents provide strength where needed most. All of the hardware is non-corrosive.
Wood Finish: The Baltic Birch is hand sanded, and finished with New Wave proprietary wood finish for maximum durability. The finish is non-porous, dense, and resistant to water as well as standard artist solvents and mediums. Additionally, the wood finish is crack proof, chip proof, and non-yellowing.
Magnetic Components: Strong rare earth magnets are used for the closure, panel/canvas holder, removable side wall for palette cleaning/replacement, and accessory side tray attachment.
Friction Hinges: Sturdy 180° range of motion to position the pochade box as vertical or horizontal as you would like. Horizontal set up is perfect for watercolor painting.
Tripod Mount: uGo Anywhere Pochade Boxes are compatible with universal 1/4″ tripod mounts.
Palette: A high density plastic palette is included. You can remove Oil paints with solvents, and dry acrylic paint peels off.
Paint Storage: Thanks to the recessed palette and lid, you can store paint on the palette when the lid is closed.
Recessed Storage Compartment: Located at the rear of the palette measuring approximately 6.19″x1.12″ and 0.88″ deep with a closed lid. You can use it to hold paint brushes, paint tubes, wet paint dabs, etc.
Product Storage: A smooth exterior free of protruding parts allows for quick and easy storage in any pack.
Surfaces: The Maximum Recommended Painting Surface is 10″ Vertical. Teeth on steel panel holders can hold panels as thin as 1/16″, as well as stretched canvas up to 3/4″ thick. This product is ideal for 1/8″ panels, which ensures an ultralight setup.
Accessories: Side trays as well as other additional items are available.