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* metallic shimmer size:
500ml (£16.28 + VAT)
1 litre (£28.02 + VAT)
2.5 litre (£59.38 + VAT)


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metallic shimmer
superior metallic sheen
  • colour with acrylic colourant
  • metallic shimmer   2.5 litre
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add Polyvine Acrylic Colourant to create the shimmering colour of your choice
Create the metallic colour of your choice. Mix Polyvine Metallic Shimmer and Polyvine Acrylic Colourant to create a large range of rich deep pearlescent colours. Ideal for exterior and interior applications. Used straight from the bottle, Metallic Shimmer creates a pearlised finish.

ideal for
• interior walls and plaster work • picture frames and mirror surrounds • interior - furniture and pottery • exterior metalwork - gates, railings• door furniture

unique qualities
• highly durable • polishes to a shine • silky lustre finish • water wash up • water and heat resistant • easy to apply • water based

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at a glance product info

    available in: 500ml • 1 litre • 2.5 litre

    drying time: Up to 2 hours depending on conditions • recoat time: 4 hours • coverage: 10 square metres per litre

    application and advice

    Ensure all surfaces are sound, clean, dry and free from rust and contamination. Ferrous Metal: prime with Polyvine Clear All Purpose Primer. Previously painted: lightly abrade before application to provide a key. You can use a similar base coat colour to greatly increase the covering power.

    Mix 50g acrylic colourant into 500ml metallic shimmer. Ensure the product is thoroughly mixed. Try a small test area first. Apply 2-3 coats as required with a good quality brush. Roller and spray application - refer to technical data. On porous surfaces dilute the first coat with 10% water.
    Non-porous surfaces: prime first with a suitable primer.
    Metal: prime first with Polyvine Clear All Purpose Primer.
    Use a similar base coat colour to greatly increase the covering power.
    Ensure the product is well mixed. Apply 2-3 coats as required with a good quality brush.

    Light reflection will accentuate brush marks and imperfections in the background. The covering ability of this paint will vary with the colour. It is essential to do a test area before application. High temperatures or direct sunlight will affect working time.
    Do not apply when rain is imminent.

    Protect from extremes of temperature during storage and application.

    health, safety and the environment
    Non-hazardous. Ensure good ventilation. Keep out of reach of children.
    Contact with eyes - wash immediately with warm water. Remove excess from tools and mixing vessels before washing in warm soapy water.
    Do not empty into drains or watercourses.

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    VAT and Delivery

    VAT: All prices exclude VAT, which will be added at the checkout

    Dispatch: Orders are dispatched on the next working day after your order is placed. The orders are then sent on a next working day service. There are no weekend deliveries. Deliveries outside mainland UK may take longer.

    Delivery Costs: Delivery costs from £8.00 +VAT within mainland UK. Delivery to the Scottish highlands and offshore islands costs more. You will see the cost of your delivery at the checkout before committing to pay. Orders over £175 are delivered FREE

    Faulty products that are deemed to be manufacturer error will be accepted free of charge. A 10% re-stocking charge will be made on returned items that have been refused delivery by the customer.