Viponds – Blackboard Paint 1L



Viponds Blackboard Paint is a fast drying enamel that dries to a flat finish. It has a slight abrasive finish to enhance chalk writing qualities. It is also suitable for table tennis tops.



  • A tough, durable oil based paint for blackboards
  • Dries to a slightly abrasive flat black finish
  • Ideal for blackboards, chalkboards and table tennis tables
  • 1L tin of blackboard paint



  • Thoroughly stir and apply with a brush, roller or spray
  • For best results apply two coats


Surface Preparation:

  • Ensure the surface is dry and clean of dirt, grease and dust
    Unprimed timber, particle board and MDF
  • Apply Viponds Easy Sand Undercoat or Acrylic sealer undercoat to prepare the surface
    Previously Painted Surfaces
  • Wash the surface so it’s free of chalk dust, dirt and grease
  • Sand down glossy surfaces
  • No undercoat is required



  • Under normal drying conditions (low humidity and temperature between 16ºC and 25ºC) it will be surface dry within 2 hours
  • Recoat after 16 hours
  • Allow 24 hours to thoroughly dry before using


Clean Up and Thinning:

  • Thin and clean with mineral turpentine



  • Approximately 16 square metres per litre per coat
  • Two coats are recommended


Care of the Blackboard

  • The blackboard surface should be wiped over with a damp cloth occasionally to remove all traces of chalk
  • When the surface becomes smooth and the chalk does not write properly apply another coat of blackboard paint