Information on Phosphorescent (Glow in the Dark) Materials and Technologies
Glow in the Dark Forum - Our
community forum for discussion of projects and methods.
Which Green? - A discussion of the
various green glow in the dark pigments and powders available.
Light Source - Choosing a bulb to
charge your glow in the dark project.
Black Lights - Detailed technical information about various black light technologies
Phosphorescent Technologies - Discusses the various technologies
such as Zinc Sulfide and Strontium Aluminate.
the Dark Terminology - Discusses terms like photoluminescent and
Paint or Powder?
- Guide to help you decide if you should buy paint or powder for your
How Bright is it?
- How to interpret the brightness numbers into real world examples.
- Some basic guidelines on glow in the dark painting.
Choosing a Medium - How
to choose a paint or other medium for your glow powder.
- A discussion of our products translucence.
- Using phosphorescent products for safety, escape, and emergency
Lifespan - Discusses
how long will the products last in the bottle and on the surface.
Standards - The list
of government standards guiding the use of glow in the dark materials.
The Grainy Issue - Technical Article
on the speckled appearance of some applications.
MSDS - Official
statements about the safety procedures for our products.
- A gallery of customer submitted photos of completed projects.
Glow in the Dark Stars
- Paint stars on your ceiling with glow in the dark paint.
Glow in the Dark Candle
- Mix glow in the dark sand, rocks, and powder into your candles
for a great effect.
Fishing Lures -
9/10 Fish agree, glow in the dark lures taste like metal, but are
Rockets - Fly your model
rockets at night when adding glow in the dark paint.
- Add accents to your model airplanes for night flight.
Model Cars - Recreate
neon or have the coolest flame job around on your model cars.
Glow Glass - Glow
powders and sand are impressive when added to blown or molded glass.
Glow Cars - Information
on painting your automobile with glow in the dark paint.
Concrete and Grout -
Add glow pigment to your concrete or grout mixture.
Gun Sights - An
inexpensive way to add night-sights to your weapons.
- An interesting way to add some functionality to your law enforcement
Glow Flashlight Mod
- Add glow to your flashlight so that you can retrieve it in the dark.
Glow in the Dark Material
- Make a glow in the dark T-shirt or costume.
Dot Room - An
interesting room made for kids.
Shadow Wall - How to
transform your shadow onto a wall for a few minutes.