X

EU Visitor Notice: This Website Uses Cookies

This website uses cookies to improve user experience, to provide analytical data to better serve our visitors, and to serve advertising to fund our operations. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Privacy & Cookie Policy.

Your preference will be saved for 90 days, or until you clear your browser cookies.


I AGREE
I DISAGREE
Learn More
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Magnet Paint Transforms Walls into Magnet Boards

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

For those of us with modern, stainless steel fridges, we can only stick our refrigerator magnets to the ugly sides – and if yours happens to be recessed into the wall like ours is, you’re pretty much screwed. But if you whip out a can of Magnet Paint, you can make any wall or flat surface into a magnet-friendly place.

magnet_paint_1

Developed by Japan’s Colorworks[JP], Magnet Paint goes on in two coats, a basecoat that contains the metal particles, followed by a topcoat that contains the color. Just pick any wall, and you’ll be able to slap magnets up on it like it was an old metal fridge. The idea is perfect for kid’s rooms as well as office walls. It even looks like they offer a version that combines chalkboard paint with Magnet Paint.

magnet_paint_2

At this point, I’m not sure where you can find Colorworks’ Magnet Paint outside of Japan, but it looks like there are a couple of similar products already available here in the U.S.

[via Good Design Awards]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



The Impossible Screw

The Impossible Screw

Tim Knoll BMX 4

Tim Knoll BMX 4

NECA Gremlins Ultimate Stripe Figure

NECA Gremlins Ultimate Stripe Figure

Advertisement
McLaren 600LT Spider Opens a Can of Whoop Ass

McLaren 600LT Spider Opens a Can of Whoop Ass

2019 Hyundai Elantra GT N Line Brings Power and Handling Upgrades

2019 Hyundai Elantra GT N Line Brings Power and Handling Upgrades

2019 Subaru WRX STI S209 Turns up in Detroit

2019 Subaru WRX STI S209 Turns up in Detroit