VividFX is an ultra-violet special effects paint represents a spectacular development for the special effect’s designer, scenic artists, and night club designer. This range of brilliant ultra-violet paints is available in thirteen vibrant colours, one of the widest palettes available!
VividFX paints have been formulated using the highest quality fluorescent pigments available giving the artist an unparalleled combination of colour choice, UV "glow" and versatility.
Binder Type: Vinyl Acrylic
Dilution: VividFX should be used straight out of the can. It can be diluted with water if necessary, however, this may reduce the hiding power of the paint as well as the "glow" under UV lights.
Surface Preparation: Surfaces should be clean, dry and free from dirt and grease. Prime porous surfaces, except fabrics, using Rosco Tough Prime. If painting a new plaster surface, prime wall with a commercial primer/sealer designed for raw plaster. Then use Rosco Tough Prime as a final preparation. Use a white base coat to achieve the most dramatic colour effects.
Application: Stir contents well before use. Apply by brush, roller or spray gun. Apply in thin uniform coats, using a good quality brush or roller. Use overlapping strokes, keeping a wet edge.
Film Thickness: 2 mil. Dry Film.
Coverage: Approximately 300 sq. ft. per gallon (28 sq. m. per 3.79L), depending on application method, tool used and film thickness.
Avg. Dry Time: At 75°F (24°C), dries to the touch in 30-45 minutes. Can be recoated in 1-2 hours.
Clean-up: Soap and water.
Shelf Life: Minimum shelf life for unopened, sealed paint is approximately 24 months when stored in a temperature-controlled location.
Packaging: Gallon, Quart and Pint Cans (3.79L, 0.946L and 0.473L).
Fluorescent pigments will degrade from prolonged exposure to ultraviolet light. Avoid direct sunlight where possible.
VividFX paints are compatible with the other Rosco Scenic Paints. Use VividFX Paints mixed into standard scenic paint when matching the brightest Pantone colours. VividFX uses the same high quality, water-base, vinyl acrylic binder found in Off Broadway paints,it is suitable for use over most surfaces.
Rosco's VividFX paints have been designed specifically to meet the demanding needs of the special effect’s artist. The brilliant pigments used create stunning blacklight effects.
The VividFX line of high-quality UV paints offers a special effects artist something new and exciting: performance and dependability in an ultra-violet paint. With such a wide range of colours VividFX is up to the challenge of almost any project. Whether it’s a fantastical matte painting, a spectacular scenic effect that transforms under blacklight or just a simple "dayglo" effect, VividFX paint will help create extraordinary results with less work for the artist trying to find just the right colour.
Night clubs, restaurants, bowling alleys, amusement parks, corporate meetings all are making use of the exciting effects that can be created using UV paints. For these jobs, VividFX is the perfect choice. The colour palette is wide, and the performance is exceptional.