[Konvas] Paint finish techniques question. Bruce Aranda.

Steven Lyle lyleott at yahoo.com
Fri Jun 12 17:34:34 EDT 2015


Idea for Adam: Get his beer product into big independent films, product placement. Extra revenue.
Best,Steven 


     On Friday, June 12, 2015 3:46 PM, RIta Avery <speedbird at acousticturtle.plus.com> wrote:
   

 Thanks Adam you are a gentleman. I will have to learn how to downsize photos but can't see how to do it on an IPad.

Once again many thanks. Hope your hops are getting fat or ripe (sorry cannot think of the word?)

Rita

Sent from my iPad

> On 12 Jun 2015, at 19:02, Adam Frey <thefirstrule at chainsawlinux.com> wrote:
> 
> I believe Rita was trying to send these pics thru the system, but they were too big (I took the liberty of reducing them):
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> 
> Cheers,
> 
> Adam Frey
> Frey's Brewing Company
> 8601 Mapleville Road
> Mount Airy, MD 21771
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>> On Jun 12, 2015, at 11:51 AM, RIta Avery wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> Does anybody know how wrinkle paint works. I have a large collection of vintage binoculars of various varieties and ages. I have always been fascinated by optics of all kinds and over the years have collected 100 odd pairs of glasses ( yes, I know) and I am intrigued by the various types of paint finishes not just on binoculars but also camera's including the motion picture range.
>> 
>> Zeiss have adopted a dimple finish which is very attractive and Belomo also have a peculiar finish which again has its own merits. Other Russian optic makes also have their own mix but not always as attractive. I have a number of Ross London binoculars WW11 vintage and as leather was restricted during that period they attempted to copy leather grain using paint. I have downloaded a photo of this but I cannot reduce the size of it so it may not transfer. Arriflex, Aaton, Mitchell etc all finished their cameras in their own brand of paint. The paint finish certainly enhances the attractiveness of the item which is one of the reasons other than optical perfection that Zeiss sold so many binoculars. They chose a tiny dimple finish which is non reflective but is extremely hard wearing due the dimple surface. In fact every pair of binoculars I have have different paint surfaces even though some of them are identical from the same production line.
>> 
>> I assume that a base coat of paint is applied then the second coat has a restricted air supply to make the paint congeal and come out in lumps?  I noticed that Bruce painted a Cameflex and this had a dimpled/ wrinkled finish which was quite attractive.
>> 
>> Anyway, interested if anybody can shine a light on this subject.
>> 
>> Rita. 
>> 
>> Sent from my iPad
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>>> On 12 Jun 2015, at 09:58, RIta Avery <speedbird at acousticturtle.plus.com> wrote:
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>>> Thankyou for sharing Pierre but what is the catch?
>>> 
>>> What happens to your email address after that.  Is it sold on to China???
>>> 
>>> Very interesting site but how do they make their money. Nobody does anything for free these days.
>>> 
>>> Sceptical Rita
>>> 
>>> Sent from my iPad
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