Metal Color dries very quickly, respecting the smallest detail present on the model, forming a homogeneous and self-levelling film of extraordinary resistance a few hours after application. Metal Color can be tinted directly in the airbrush cup using colours from the Model Air or Game Air ranges. It can also be used with a brush. The recommended compressor settings for our colours are around 15 - 20 psi or 0.5 to 1 kg. It is advisable, in the case of fuselages and model aircraft components, to apply Gloss Black Primer to enhance the special characteristics of the aluminium shades, available in 60 ml/2.02 fl oz (Ref. 73.660) and 200 ml/6.76 fl oz (Ref. 74.660) bottles, with hinged cap and dropper. Metal Color dries very fast, but it is advisable to wait 12 hours after application before proceeding with the masking process. Also available Metal Gloss Varnish in 60 ml/2.02 fl oz bottles (Ref. 26.657), with hinged cap and dropper. For a correct maintenance of the airbrush we recommend to use Vallejo Airbrush Cleaner.
Metal Color Vallejo 32ml.
Vallejo's Metal Color is an innovative range of water-based metallic colours, which use aluminium pigments in their production. The Metal Color range offers a wide range of shades in order to imitate the metallic finish of aircraft of any type and era. With an exceptional gloss and extraordinary reflective power, it allows the modeller to carry out all painting processes without the need to use enamels and lacquers. It can be applied directly with an airbrush on the model, or diluted with our Airbrush Thinner or Flow Improver.