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Water-based liquid bitumen


Bitume Liquido all'Acqua

Water-based liquid bitumen


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Water-based liquid bitumen is a ready-to-use mixture suitable for the
patination and ageing of gilded surfaces.
Not being flammable it can also be shipped by air.



Ready-to-use powdered bitumen mixture and solvents.

Use method

Bitumen can be used both for patination and gilt ageing.The product is best applied with a pad or with brush over the whole surface to be treated, allowing the underlayer to absorb it. Excess product on the surface after application should be removed.Bitumen can be diluted if necessary with turpentine.


8 – 10 m2 / litre


Store in a cool, dry place in its own closed container and away from direct light and heat. Theideal temperature is 15-25 °C with humidity under 50%.

This item is not subject to any shipping restrictions.

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