Walker TexturesTM Nuance
Glass and Mirror
Looking for custom acid-etched glass or mirror? Walker TexturesTM Nuance has been created to serve a market need for custom partial surface etched glass or mirror applications. The process creates acid-etched stripes on glass or mirror with a rich and consistent finish and a high quality registration, offering the decorators, designers and architects a truly superior product.
Walker TexturesTM Nuance Custom, uses a flexible technique of tape masking that allows a customer to specify, subject to some limitations, an almost endless combination of etched and unetched linear stripes on the glass or mirror. In addition, etched stripes in our opaque and satin finish can be combined together.
Custom Acid-etched Glass and Mirror Advantages
- Consistent finish and appearance
- Maintenance free
- More mar-resistant than sandblasted glass
- Does not peel or discolor like films
- Does not scratch off like coatings
Custom Acid-etched Glass and Mirror Specifications
Custom Etched Glass with Satin Stripes on Opaque Glass
A combination of the satin finish, characterized by a highly polished surface and a high light transmittance, with the frosted appearance of the opaque finish, differentiated by its lower light transmittance and higher level of opacity.
- Glass or mirror
- Colors: Clear, bronze, grey, black, green, blue or ultra-clear
- Glass thicknesses: 3mm to 12mm (1/8" to 3/4")
- Mirror thicknesses: 3mm to 6mm (1/8" to 1/4")
- Size: Standard glass size 96" x 130"
Is Walker TexturesTM Nuance Custom the right solution?
- Minimum width: ½ inch
- Maximum width: 52 inches
- Stripes must run the full length (edge to edge)
- Number of stripes per piece varies based on job demand
If you are an architect, a designer, glass fabricator, project manager or any other glass professional, we can help you write your acid-etched glass and mirror specifications. If you need more information or product samples and to receive a free copy of our white paper entitled "The Top Five Issues to Consider when Writing Acid-etched Glass or Mirror Specifications", please fill out the following form.
Textures Product Catalog (PDF document)
Custom Acid-etched Product Applications
Handling, Fabrication and Installation
Processes (PDF document)