[Leo Uhlfelder Co., Nount Vernon, NY] A brand name for a water-base gold size. Aquasize in an acrylic emulsion composed of an acrylic copolymer (45%), drying additives (0.2%), flow and foam additives (2.8%), and water (52%). Aquasize is applied to a clean, dry surface by brushing or spraying. Tack develops in 25 minutes and lasts for up to 36 hours.
Synonyms and Related Terms
Tack time is dependent on humidity
Hazards and Safety
No fire hazard.
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Sources Checked for Data in Record
- Website address 1 Comment: http://www.uhlfeldergoldleaf.com/index.htm (accessed March 10, 2008)
- Website address 2 Comment: http://www.fineartstore.com/catalog (accessed March 10, 2008)
- External source or communication Comment: Submitted information: Lauren Cox, March 10, 2008