Originally Posted by Spasticteapot
Wilsonart Fashion Grey seems to be the de-facto go-to option for people who want something cheap that can cope with ambient light. Does anyone have a paint-based alternative? It's lovely stuff, but the price is a bit steep.
Silver Fire 3.0 will ace out in so many ways over WA-FG.http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showthread.php?t=752415
Do a search under that name in the Google / AVS search window up top of any AVS Forum page and you'll get several different threads chock full of examples.
Perhaps the best difference beyond financial is that there is no size limitations.
Caveats? You must spray it on for the best results.
But the ambient light performance is very much equal to or beyond the capabilities of Black Diamond I & II, or most any other $2K+ Mfg Ambient Light Screen.
Yeah...you'll need a sprayer, and you'll need to source the ingredients, and then take the steps that will lead you to where you want to be.
But when you get there....wow.....