TV Paints

Rosco TV Paints provide maximum and minimum reflectance values to meet the sensitive contrast requirements for standard television and video systems.

TV White is a light Neutral grey that meets specifications for 60% reflectance, the maximum brightness for use in video white balancing. TV Black is a rich matte black which meets specifications for 3% reflectance, the minimum brightness intended for transmission.

FINISH: Matte.


BINDER TYPE: Vinyl Acrylic.

DILUTION: Use straight out of the can. If necessary, dilute up to 10% with water.

SURFACE PREPARATION: Surfaces should be clean, dry and free from dirt and grease. Prime porous surfaces, except fabrics, using Rosco Tough Prime. If painting a new plaster surface, prime wall with a commercial primer/sealer designed for raw plaster. Then use Rosco Tough prime as a final preparation.

APPLICATION: Stir contents before use. Do not shake. Apply by brush, roller, or spray gun. Apply in thin, even, uniform coats, using a good quality brush or roller. Use overlapping strokes, keeping a wet edge. Change roller direction often to avoid patterns and streaking.

FILM THICKNESS: 2 mil. Dry Film.

VOC CONTENT: Max 50g/L.  tv paint specs image

COVERAGE: Appx 300 sq. ft. per gallon.

AVG. DRY TIME: AT 75°F (24°C) Dries to the touch in 30 minutes. Can be re-coated in 1-2 hours.

CLEAN-UP: Soap and water.

SHELF LIFE: Minimum 24 months.

PACKAGING: 1 Gallon (3.79L)

CAUTIONS: Do not apply when surface or air temperatures are below 50°F. Keep from freezing. Avoid prolonged contact with skin or breathing of spray. Do not take internally. Use adequate ventilation. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN.

All technical data, recommendations and service are accurate to the best of our knowledge. Rosco assumes no responsibility for the results obtained or damage incurred from use by the buyer in whole or in part since method of application and its use is beyond our control.

Product Numbers

150 05735 0128

TV White - Gallon

150 05740 0128

TV Black - Gallon

TV Paint Black - SDS

TV Paint White - SDS

TV Paint Color Chips
5735: TV White
5740: TV Black