Glass Primer

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Electroplate or electroform glass with this glass primer. Can be used to enable plating of gold, silver or any of our plated metals onto glass.

Glass Primer Glass Primer £12.99 Stock: 19

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example usage 1

A glass goblet with its stem gold plated using our Glass Primer. To see how to apply our Glass Primer, please see our video by clicking HERE.

example usage 2

Glass plaque copper plated using Glass Primer. To see more about plating on non-conductive materials, please click HERE for our Electroplating Manual.

Product Details

Features Used for
Painted onto glass, acts as a key layer for Conductive Paint (hi-grade) Instructions for use;

  1. Paint on with one of our artist brushes; we suggest you have two of these, to avoid possible contamination when using same brush to apply Conductive Paint. If not, rinse very thoroughly before using same brush to apply ink – both primer and ink  are water soluble
  2. Leave to dry for 24 hours
  3. Bake in oven at 160 degrees centigrade for 1 hour
  4. Paint as usual with Conductive Paint or paint or spray on Conductive Ink (hi-grade) and plate with copper, silver gold or other metals. Read about the process of plating on non-conductive surfaces in our manual


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To see more about plating on non-conductive materials, please click HERE for our Electroplating Manual.

Delivery Details

Postage Options;
      Certain small items, for example Swabs, Nibs and Plating Pens can be sent by normal post within the UK.
        • The courier option for UK deliveries is FedEx
        • Free UK mainland delivery available on orders over £100
        • International orders usually 3-5 working days.
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    For Special Orders outside the UK and the EU, please contact us.
Glass Primer Glass Primer £12.99 Stock: 19


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