AutoAir Hot Rod, Cosmic Sparkle and Sparklescent Colors are translucent and will require multiple layers to achieve your desired color these Special FX airbrush paints are not Typically applied to achieve full coverage. Light layers are desired allowing the base coat to show through, creating a shimmering pearl dimension in the finish. Create your own custom colors by mixing with Auto Air Transparent to create a customized color pearl effect.
Coverage is subjective, based on the users techniques and application, typically a 4oz. bottle will be enough for a bike tank and fenders
Apply as a pearl-coat which allows the base color to be visible; this create dimension in the finish.
Adding 4030 to your AutoAir Colors enhances and adhesion adhesion, levelling, and coating durability. 4030 creates an acrylic-urethane paint. Be sure to add 10 percent per volume or more.
AutoAir Quick Reference Guide AutoAir Technical Data Guide Reducers & Additives
-Spray-Gun: 1.2mm tip
-Mini-Spray Gun: 1.0mm tip Airbrush: 0.4mm or larger
-Reduce: Spray-gun: @ 10% per volume with 4011,4013 or 4020
-Reducer Airbrush: @ 30% per volume or more with 4011, 4013 or 4020.