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MG Chemicals 842ARL - Silver Conductive Paint

MG Chemicals 842ARL – Silver Conductive Paint

Experience the best in electromagnetic protection with our MG Chemicals 842ARL – Conductive Silver Paint. This high-performing, 1-part silver acrylic paint, cures at room temperature and delivers exceptional shielding across a wide spectrum. Uniquely engineered with a silver flake, it provides superior conductivity even at low film thicknesses, making it a cost-effective solution for industries like automotive, aerospace, and communications. It adheres strongly to plastics, metals, and glass and boasts strong corrosion resistance. Choose MG Chemicals 842ARL for a flexible, durable and aesthetically pleasing finish. Don’t compromise on quality, choose our conductive silver paint for your shielding needs. Apply now for optimal industrial adhesive solutions.

MG Chemicals 842ARL – Silver Conductive Paint

Product Description

The MG Chemicals 842ARL is a 1-part silver acrylic paint renowned for its exceptional capabilities in providing shielding from electromagnetic interference across a broad spectral range. This distinctive feature comes from its highly engineered silver flake composition, enabling superior shielding even with low film thicknesses. Besides its technical prowess, this paint provides a lustrous esthetic, making it appealing to the eye. The paint cures at room temperature, further easing its application process.

For application, users have the flexibility of using either a spray or a brush, accommodating varying use scenarios and preferences. The cured film produced also possesses high flexibility, adding to its versatility.


The MG Chemicals 842ARL boasts of several unique properties:

  • Superior conductivity: The paint stands out for its high conductivity, a characteristic that makes it ideal for a wide range of applications.
  • Strong adhesion: Its strong bonding capability ensures that it adheres well to different surfaces such as plastics, metals, and glass.
  • Low film thickness: Notably, the paint is conductive even with a low film thickness, providing an efficient and cost-effective solution.
  • Corrosion resistance: It has a strong resistance to corrosion, thus ensuring durability and long-term performance.
  • HAPs-free formula: Health and environment enthusiasts will appreciate the HAPs-free formula, which makes it environmentally safe and user-friendly.


The MG Chemicals 842ARL finds wide applications in various industries including:

  1. Automotive: Its superior conductivity and strong adhesion to various materials makes it a preferred choice in the automotive industry.
  2. Aerospace: In aerospace, the paint’s electromagnetic interference shielding capability is extremely valuable.
  3. Communications: For communication devices that require protection from electromagnetic interference, this paint provides an ideal solution.
  4. Military: The military also finds it useful for its high conductivity and corrosion resistance properties.

Beyond these, its low film build makes it an ideal option for package level shielding, serving as a cost-effective alternative to expensive methods like canning or stamping. The product also comes in different versions including a more cost-effective silver-coated copper version, a water-based version for use on wood or drywall, an epoxy version for use on metal or glass or when extreme durability is required, and versions that can survive wave-soldering for board-level applications.

Before applying this product to plastic, it is recommended to clean the surface with IPA (Isopropyl Alcohol) to ensure optimal adhesion and performance.

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