Montana GOLD Transparent Spray Paints enable users to achieve greater visual depth and tonal variation. Combine with colors close to the transparent tone, to achieve simple or complex gradient shifts and give dimension. Apply thinly or in multiple layers for perfect fading or shadows. Durable, abrasion proof and hard wearing, they can also be used in conjunction with normal Montana GOLD colors.
**This color selection is based on our best selling colors. More colors available by special order** The Montana Gold range now has 9 transparent color shades to compliment the existing Transparent Black and Transparent White.
ARE MONTANA GOLD TRANSPARENT COLORS THE SAME AS NORMAL MONTANA GOLD COLORS?
Montana GOLD TRANSPARENT colors are derivative of colors in the Montana GOLD range in a transparent form. This enables users to achieve transparent fades, tonal gradients and slight shifts on conjunction with their favorite opaque colors.
DO THE MONTANA GOLD TRANSPARENTS HAVE THE SAME FINISH AS NORMAL MONTANA COLORS?
The GOLD TRANSPARENT colors in comparison to normal Montana GOLD formulations are a greater mix of clear coat and paint vehicle, in relation to the amount of pigment. As the pigments themselves are not transparent, the greater portion of clear coat means a slightly glossier finish.
HOW CAN I ACHIEVE ONE SINGLE FINISH?
It is easy to achieve a singular finish by applying a Montana VARNISH spray over the work once all coats are cured. Montana GLOSS VARNISH will be the most effective.
ARE TRANSPARENT COLORS LIGHTFAST OR UV RESISTANT?
Although the Montana TRANSPARENTS have less pigment, they still contain premium grade European pigments. Also, they have UV blockers in their clear coat mixture. This results in the longest lasting possible for a transparent color.
CAN I USE MONTANA GOLD TRANSPARENTS WITH NORMAL MONTANA GOLD SPRAYS?
Yes. You can use the TRANSPARENT range with normal Montana GOLD colors. Please note the slight difference in finish as mentioned above.
CAN I USE MONTANA GOLD TRANSPARENTS WITHOUT OTHER COLORS?
Yes, using the TRANSPARENT range could be likened to using transparent watercolor paints, except in a spray can. The more coats applied, the greater the pigment load will become. Thus, the darker the color. The lighter the substrate, the more light can reflect through and the more luminous the colors will appear.
ARE MONTANA TRANSPARENT COLORS AS DURABLE AS OTHER MONTANA COLORS?
Apart from issued of durability related to pigment load, Montana GOLD TRANSPARENTS are as durable, abrasion proof and hard wearing as normal Montana colors.