4030 Balancing Clear

4030 Balancing Clear – A water-based, urethane clear used as both an additive and inter-coat. 

  • Mix 4030 Balancing Clear 10 - 25% per volume or more with Illustration Colors for improved performance on non-porous, hard surfaces. 
  • 4030 mixed with Illustration Colors or any Createx Colors paint creates an acrylic-urethane paint which greatly improves spray performance.
  • Leveling, flow and coating formation is improved when 4030 is mixed with Illustration Colors.
  • 4030 works as an adhesion promoter when mixed with Illustration Colors, perfect for painting plastics, vinyl and most any surface that is difficult for paint to adhere to.
  • Illustration Colors dry hard and durable quickly when mixed with 4030; not for use with soft erasing techniques.
  • 4030 also works as a protective inter-coat when applied over Illustration Colors. Reduce 10% 4012 when applying 4030 as an inter-coat.
  • 4030 appears milky in solution, dries clear. Colors dry to a satin finish when mixed with 4030.

How To Reduce Illustration Colors & Bloodline

Createx Reduction Matrix

Reduction Matrix

Quick Guide:

  • 4030 Balancing Clear – Water-based polyurethane clear which can be used as protective inter-coat over Illustration Colors or directly mixed for urethane-like performance for automotive airbrushing.
  • 4012 – Standard thinner for lower viscosity for airbrush use.
  • 4020 – A specialty reducer for painting in humid or cold conditions.
  • 4008 Restorer – removes dried paint from airbrush & spray-gun.

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