Thermochromic paint - tips for application and use
The thermochromic paint is characterized by a great ease of application. Since there are two versions of the product, it is necessary to think carefully about its use before going ahead with the purchase.
The solvent-based thermosensitive paint is ideal for professional use on large surfaces. Its matte appearance allows a high coverage and is characterized by rapid drying. It is possible to apply on the surface painted a layer of transparent.
If the working environment does not allow the application of a solvent-based paint, or if it is required to apply the product using an airbrush or brush, the best choice is to use the water-based thermochromic paint.
In both cases, the iridescent effect of this paint, that changes color with temperature, varies depending on the material painted. Depending on the specific weight, there are materials that take more time to warm up than others. In this case, it is more probable to get the effect of the thermosensitive paint by using manual touch. When a wood surface painted with this paint is touched, the sign of the contact will show the typical grain of the wood.