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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8750 industrial paint marker free from the risk of rust at high temperatures?

No, we can't guarantee that. The edding 8750 industrial paint marker is not as heat-resistant as the edding 750 paint marker, which we would recommend for this application....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 750 gloss paint marker safe to use?

Our inks are not food safe and are not tested for saliva resistance. The pens are not suitable for e.g. children's toys or other objects that children put in their mouths....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can edding 850 permanent markers be used on smooth wooden boards?

Yes, that works. Depending on the type of application, however, you should bear in mind that wood is an open-pored material and the ink could run through it. It is therefore always advisable, especially for decorative applications, to test the pen in an inconspicuous place so that you are satisfied with the result later....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the burnt-in ink of the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen be removed again?

Yes, we have achieved good results with ethanol. This means that we put a cleaner containing alcohol on a cloth and rub carefully on the porcelain. It is best to try it on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I use the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen to draw or write on glass?

Yes, the porcelain brush pen is also suitable for drawing on ovenproof glass....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you write on (untreated) wood using the edding (gloss) paint marker?

Yes, you can write on (untreated) wood with the edding (gloss) paint marker. However, as wood is naturally fibrous, the writing can become frayed. how much this happens will depend on the type of wood. The edding matt paint markers are better suited to decorative use....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Do Carl-Wilhelm Edding or any of his relatives still work at the company?

Carl-Wilhelm Edding left the company in 1984. The company was founded by two good friends, Mr Edding and Mr Ledermann. The second generation of the Ledermann family are now driving the company forward....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 1200 metallic colour pen to write on photos?

Yes you can. The edding 1200 metallic colour pens are suitable for dark-coloured paper and even smooth, coated types of paper. If the paper has a very smooth finish, the ink takes a little longer to dry....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are the edding (gloss) paint markers suitable for painting children's toys?

No, the markers are not intended for this. Our edding (gloss) paint markers do not comply with the toy standard and should therefore not be used for objects that come into direct contact with children....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8280 Securitas UV marker water-soluble or smudge-proof?

Yes, the ink from our edding 8280 UV marker dries waterproof. Once it has dried, it is abrasion-resistant and smudge-proof....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the ink from the edding 8040 laundry marker squeeze through clothing so that it can be seen from the outside?

Yes, that could be. Depending on how dense or translucent the laundry piece to be marked is, it may not be possible to prevent it from breaking through. For creative textile projects, we recommend the edding 4500 textile marker or the edding 4600 textile pen....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What is the diameter of the shaft of the edding 751 gloss paint marker?

The pen has a diameter of 10 mm....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 8040 laundry marker be used to permanently label light-coloured leather?

Yes, that should be fine. However, we haven’t tested its application on leather. We’re therefore unable to indicate how long it might last if used frequently, or where the leather is heavily impregnated....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the edding 8860 cleaning paste remove ink from bed linen and items of clothing?

No, unfortunately this won’t help. The cleaning paste isn’t designed for use on textiles. However, the paste is ideal for cleaning sealed surfaces....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I use the edding 750 gloss paint marker as a sealing pen for letter seals?

No, the edding 750 is not suitable for this. Sealable pens are usually made of wax and behave very differently to lacquer inks....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the edding 8040 laundry marker’s ink show through the material and be visible from the other side?

Yes, this may happen. Depending on how sheer the item of clothing that you are writing on is, it’s sometimes impossible to avoid the writing showing through. It’s best just to write on labels with the laundry marker. For creative textile projects, we recommend using the edding 4500 textile marker or the edding 4600 textile pen....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does a marking with the edding 8000 freezer marker hold at -25ºC?

Yes, this should work. The usual temperature of a freezer is between -18 to -20°C. So the application should also work at -25°C....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8900 furniture marker suitable or saliva-proof for children's furniture?

No, the edding 8900 furniture marker is not suitable for children's furniture. The ink is not food-safe and is not tested for saliva resistance....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the edding 2185 gel roller also write on glass?

No, it wouldn’t. The edding 2185 gel rollers are intended for use on paper. If the object is made of ovenproof glass, then the edding 4200 porcelain brush pens work very well....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 750 gloss paint marker be used on plastic cups?

We can’t provide a definitive answer to this question as not all plastics have the same binding ability. We recommend testing first on an inconspicuous area. When using on plastic cups, please note that the ink in our paint markers isn’t food-safe....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you write on dark cotton using the edding 8050?

No, that does not work. The edding tyre marker is suitable for writing on tyres and rubber surfaces. The marker is therefore not suitable for writing on clothing. There is no experience of its flexibility and durability on textiles, nor is there any sufficiently tested safety for garments with direct and prolonged skin contact. edding recommends the...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 750 gloss paint marker dishwasher-safe on rubber, or will it wash off?

We haven’t tested if the edding 750 paint marker is dishwasher-proof. Please note that writing on rubbery materials is always tricky, as the plasticisers that they contain may prevent the ink from sinking in, meaning that it doesn’t dry properly. We recommend testing it on an inconspicuous area first. When using products on tableware, you should alw...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 751 gloss paint marker suitable for writing on a rust sign?

No, this will probably not work. The edding gloss paint marker is suitable for writing on smooth surfaces. Writing on rough surfaces will damage the tip of the marker. Nor is durability guaranteed on rusty surfaces. For writing on rusty metal, we recommend the edding 950 industrial paste marker, a marker with a wax-like tip that can be screwed out....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 750/751 paint marker resistant to UV rays?

The ink in the edding paint marker is extremely lightfast. However, it is difficult to estimate how intensive and how long the lacquer-like ink will be exposed to sunlight. Depending on the colour and whether it is exposed to light indoors or outdoors (i.e. unfiltered), we cannot therefore say with absolute certainty that the colour will remain unch...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the yellow tone of the edding 750 gloss paint marker a light yellow or a darker, warm, yolk-yellow?

We try to reproduce the colour of our markers with the colour of the lid. Please note that the colour may have a different effect on different surfaces. We recommend that you try out the application on an inconspicuous area....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 1800 profipen to label film?

No, unfortunately not. The edding OHP marker can be used for film....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 8040 laundry marker be used to write permanently on light-coloured leather?

Yes, that should work. However, there is no experience of using it on leather. We are therefore unable to give any information about durability when the leather is subjected to heavy use or when it has been heavily impregnated....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the ink in the edding 1200 colour pen waterproof?

No, the ink isn’t waterproof....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Which edding marker adheres to clear lacquer?

The edding 750 paint marker will stick to most clear lacquer....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the edding 8040 laundry marker work on fabrics containing 70% polyester?

Yes, it will. We recommend using the edding 8040 laundry marker to write on polyester (e.g. jerseys). It’s a good idea to test it out on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 751 gloss paint marker suitable for colouring belts or metal buckles on handbags?

The edding gloss paint markers are best suited for use on decorative items. In the case of articles of daily use, wear and tear can mean that the marker does not last long. We recommend that you try out the application on an inconspicuous area....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can edding 8860 cleaning paste be used to remove edding ink from bed linen and clothing?

No, unfortunately this does not work. The cleaning paste is not suitable for textiles. However, the paste is ideal for cleaning closed surfaces....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I use the edding 751 gloss paint marker to refresh the letters on a gravestone?

Yes, this should work. For a better result make sure that the area to be marked is clean and free of dirt. If the stone has a very rough surface, the tip of the paint marker may be slightly damaged....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the edding 8860 cleaning paste remove permanent marker from paint?

Unfortunately we can’t provide a definitive answer to this question. It’s best to try it out on an inconspicuous area first, in case of an adverse reaction. The cleaning paste is alcohol- and acid-free and doesn’t contain any abrasive ingredients; instead it breaks down the colour pigments and is therefore material-friendly. The paste shouldn’t be u...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Which edding marker is food-safe and can therefore be used to label a yoghurt cup?

For labelling a yoghurt cup, we recommend the edding 8000 freezer marker. This marker guarantees frost-resistant permanent labelling....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Why are some pens packaged in shrink wrap in addition to the folding box?

The shrink wrap is required by retailers, because the products in the folding box are also sold separately on the shelf. The aim is i) to offer customers a tamper-proof seal and ii) to stop people trying out all the pens....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 4500 textile marker on black T-shirts?

No, unfortunately this doesn’t work very well. Our textile markers are only suitable for use on light-coloured textiles; the colour doesn’t show up well on darker fabrics....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are there specifications for the edding 8404 laboratory marker in terms of wipe resistance, lightfastness and resistance to solvents?

The e-8404 laboratory marker and the e-8015 F laboratory marker are tested and certified by TÜV Saarland under laboratory conditions. The official test results are available in English and German here...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Which alcohol-based marker can be used for non-permanent marking of a steel sheet?

For this application, we recommend the edding 250/260 whiteboard marker or the edding 150 S/ 151 F/ 152 M/ 153 B non-permanent marker. we recommend that you test the application in an inconspicuous place, as we cannot make any precise statement about the application on the surface of the steel sheet....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 1800 profipen show through 120g/m² paper?

The ink doesn’t normally show through. However, to be on the safe side, you should try it out first on your preferred paper, as paper can vary in absorbency....

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Updated February 5th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 1300 colour pen be used for drawing on metal plant pots?

No, unfortunately not. The edding 1300 colour pen is suitable for paper and cardboard. For decorating on metal we recommend our edding gloss paint markers....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What temperatures can the ink of the edding 8015 F laboratory marker withstand?

The edding laboratory marker is heat and frost-resistant. On aluminium, the marker is heat-resistant up to 500°C, on glass only up to 200°C. At cold temperatures, the ink is resistant to -80°C on aluminium and -183°C on glass (liquid nitrogen)....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the ink in the edding permanent markers show up well on dark-coloured paper?

No, the ink isn’t easy to see on dark paper. However, edding gloss paint markers are ideal for dark-coloured surfaces....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 1255 calligraphy pen be used for brush lettering?

No, this pen is not really suitable for brush lettering. This is because the nib of the edding 1255 calligraphy pen is not flexible. For brush lettering we recommend our edding 1340 brush pen as it has a flexible nib....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are there spare tips for the edding 8050 tyre marker?

Yes, the replacement tip edding 750 N can be used for the edding 8050 personal marker....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 1340 brush pen be wiped off a whiteboard?

No, unfortunately this is not possible. The edding 1255 calligraphy pen is particularly suitable for writing on porous surfaces such as terracotta, wood and canvas, as well as on paper or cardboard. On closed smooth surfaces such as glass or plexiglass, the writing would blur. For beautiful writing on glass, try out the edding 755 or edding 753 glos...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How can I remove markings on polyethylene using the edding 330 permanent marker?

The ink can be easily removed with isopropanol....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the paint on the edding 750 gloss paint marker run on plywood?

Yes, unfortunately, when writing on wood, it is not possible to prevent the lines from fraying....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 751 gloss paint marker alcohol-proof?

Yes, the edding paint markers are resistant to disinfectants and alcohol....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can a bullet tip be purchased for the edding 8200 joint marker?

No, you cannot buy the tips separately. But the edding 8200 comes with 3 spare tips, so this should be enough until the ink runs out....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the yellow edding 750 gloss paint marker a lighter shade of yellow, or a darker, warmer, egg-yolk colour?

We try to show the colour of our markers on their cap. Bear in mind that colours can take on a different appearance on different surfaces. It’s best to test on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 750 paint marker present any health risks?

Our inks aren’t food-safe and their resistance to saliva hasn’t been tested. The pens aren’t suitable for using on children’s toys or any other objects that children may put into their mouths....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 4095 chalk marker be used on IKEA Metod (chalkboard-style) kitchen cabinet doors?

Yes, that should be ok. Our chalk markers can be wiped off with a damp cloth from most smooth, non-porous surfaces. The smoother the surface, the easier the writing is to remove....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8280 Securitas UV marker invisible on white paper?

Yes, the ink is not visible on paper....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can all the pens in the edding Seasonal Colouring Set be used to write on coated paper?

Yes, that should work, but it would be best to try it out first, as different papers produce different results. The edding 1200 metallic fibre-tip pens also work best on coated paper. Depending on how heavily coated the paper is, it may be that the 1255 calligraphy markers do not cover so well and take longer to dry. With the gel pens, the smoother ...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 4500 textile marker also be used on black T-shirts?

No, unfortunately that doesn't work so well. The textile markers are only suitable for light-coloured textiles; on dark textiles, the colour will not show to good effect....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 850 permanent marker to repair the scratches on a brown leather sofa?

No, this isn't a particularly good idea. The edding permanent marker hasn’t been designed for this purpose....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I put plastic cups that have been painted with the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen in the dishwasher, or will the paint wash off?

No, unfortunately not. The porcelain brush pens are primarily intended for use on porcelain or ovenproof glass. The paint only sets after having been heat-fixed in the oven, and is dishwasher-safe up to 50°C. Plastic cups can’t be heat-fixed in the oven and the paint would therefore wash off in the dishwasher....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How do I heat-fix a design drawn on a cup with the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen?

When the design is finished, leave it to dry for 15 minutes. Now preheat your oven to 160°, place the porcelain on a cold oven shelf, slide it into the oven and bake for 25 minutes. Leave in the oven to cool afterwards. After baking, your hand-painted cups will be dishwasher-safe....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 1300 colour pen be used for drawing on metal plant pots?

No, unfortunately not. The edding 1300 colour pen is suitable for paper and cardboard. For decorating on metal we recommend our edding gloss paint markers....

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Updated May 19th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 4500 and edding 4600 textile marker be used to paint face masks?

Yes, that works. The water-based inks in our e-4500 / e-4600 textile markers have a neutral smell. After fixing the inks by ironing the fabric (without steam) the textiles should be washed at up to 60 °C. After that process, there is no risk from the substances used in the inks when breathing through masks decorated with the e-4500 / e-4600 textile ...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the edding 4090 chalk marker come off if you smudge it by accident? Competitor products seem to smudge easily with just the slightest touch (on blackboard stickers).

The chalk marker shouldn’t smudge, provided that the ink has been allowed to dry properly. The edding chalk marker can only be removed from smooth surfaces using a damp cloth....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 750 gloss paint marker’s ink dishwasher-proof?

As we don’t test this application, we don’t have any results that enable us to answer this question. Our gloss paint markers are certainly waterproof, but there are lots of other factors at work in the dishwasher, including the wash cycle, the cleaning agent being used and how old the paint is....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Exactly how black is the edding 8900 furniture marker’s ink?

The ink has been designed for restaining wooden or wood-like (porous) surfaces. You should only use it to touch up or repair the existing paint. Several applications may be required in order to achieve a deep, black colour....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How can you remove the edding 8050 tyre marker from a tyre without leaving any residue?

In principle, the ink used for the edding 8050 tyre marker is not resistant to, for example, motor oil, petrol or diesel fuel. These substances should always be compatible with tyres. Turpentine substitute could also work. However, we cannot guarantee that the marker can be removed from the surface of the tyre without leaving any residue, as it is n...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Why do I need to let porcelain designed with edding 4200 porcelain brush pens cool down in the oven after baking?

The reason for cooling porcelain or ceramic in the oven is to ensure it cools slowly and gently so it won’t crack. Delicate items can easily become damaged if they are subject to major changes in temperature....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can edding 8860 cleaning paste also be used on synthetic leather?

The paste removes nearly all permanent marker inks from sealed surfaces, including plastic. As we don’t know the exact surface characteristics of the synthetic leather, we can’t say if this will work. We recommend testing it out on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you write on car tyres with the edding 3000 permanent marker?

The edding 3000 permanent marker isn’t suitable for use on dark surfaces. For durable writing on tyres, you can use the edding 750 paint marker. Be aware though that rubber is a tricky material, as the plasticisers that it contains can prevent the ink from being absorbed. It’s best to test it out on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does a design painted with an edding 4200 porcelain brush pen have to be baked in the oven for it to set?

Yes. Before baking, let the design dry for approx. 15 minutes, then bake the object in a preheated oven at 160°C for 25 minutes. Leave in the oven to cool afterwards. Now the ink will be fixed and dishwasher-safe up to 50°C....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 8280 Securitas UV marker be refilled?

No, you cannot refill the edding UV markers. Whether a pen is refillable is indicated on the barrel. You can also find out which edding products are refillable on the edding product detail page....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 1340 brush pen be used to draw on dried acrylic paint?

Yes, that should work. The edding 1340 brush pens are suitable for light-coloured paper. Beautiful results can be obtained by using super-smooth paper. We recommend testing on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How do you remove the edding 725 neon board marker?

The edding 725 neon board marker’s ink is dry-wipeable, making it easy to remove from nearly all sealed surfaces....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 4095 chalk marker also be used in tailoring? Can it be washed without leaving any marks behind? White marking chalk and tailor’s chalk both have their drawbacks.

No, unfortunately not. The edding 4095 chalk marker is primarily intended for use on sealed surfaces, such as windows, dark boards or glass....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Besides water, does the edding 4095 chalk marker contain chemicals, and are they suitable for use in connection with food and drink?

The ink in the edding 4095 chalk marker is not food-safe and should not be used in connection with food and drink....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I use the edding 751 gloss paint marker to write on plastic without a primer?

In principle, no primer is required to use the gloss paint markers. It should be noted, however, that not all plastics offer the same binding possibilities. We recommend that you test / try out the application on an inconspicuous area....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 8900 furniture marker come in a vanilla shade?

No, the edding 8900 furniture marker isn’t available in vanilla. However, the marker is available in lots of different (wood) paint colours. Several of these are light-coloured and may match the required vanilla shade....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How many dishwasher cycles can designs applied with edding 4200 porcelain brush pens withstand after heat-setting?

The edding 4200 porcelain brush pen has been tested up to 10 washes. After 10 cycles, no fading of the design was visible....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I paint a T-shirt with the edding 750 gloss paint marker and then wash it in the washing machine as normal?

No, that won't work. The edding 750 gloss paint markers are primarily intended for use on smooth materials such as glass, metal, plastic and (coated) paper. For a wash-resistant result on light-coloured fabrics, we recommend the edding 4500 textile marker and the edding 4600 textile pens....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8900 furniture marker available in the colour vanilla?

No, the edding furniture marker is not available in the colour vanilla. However, the marker is available in many different (wood) colours. Some of these are light in colour and could match the vanilla shade you want....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is labelling with the edding 8750 industrial paint marker still heat-resistant at 900°C?

The ink of the edding 8750 paint marker is heat-resistant up to 300°. If markings need to be heat-resistant at higher degrees, the edding 750, 751 or 780 paint markers are recommended. The paint markers have a permanent, lacquer-like opaque ink and are suitable for marking on almost all materials. The ink is heat-resistant up to 400°C and in the col...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can edding 8860 cleaning paste also be used for imitation leather?

The paste is for removing almost all permanent markings from closed surfaces, including plastic surfaces. As we do not know the surface properties of the imitation leather exactly, we cannot say if this works. We recommend to test the application on an inconspicuous place....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I use the edding 751 gloss paint marker on textiles?

No, unfortunately not. Our paint markers haven’t been designed for use on textiles. We recommend using our edding 4500 textile marker or the edding 4600 textile pen for a washable finish on light-coloured fabrics....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 1200 metallic colour pen to write on wood?

No, unfortunately that doesn’t work so well. You probably won’t get a great result on wood, and the nib could also be damaged by the rough surface....

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Updated December 13th, 2019 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Do you offer any stencils or colouring templates for edding 16 FUNTASTICS WINDOW FUN window markers for children?

You’ll find lots of colouring templates, stencils and design ideas on our website....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are the edding pens produced in Ahrensburg?

No, Ahrensburg may be the headquarters, but production is in Bautzen and some products are also made to our specifications by our German and Asian suppliers....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 750 gloss paint marker’s ink permanent when used on tyres?

For permanent writing on tyres, we recommend our edding 8050 tyre marker....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What products does edding offer for printing?

For printing, we offer the edding printer cartridges and the edding toner cartridges for various printer models. For more detailed information, please visit the product detail pages....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What textile bags are recommended for the edding 4500 textile markers?

The best choice is fine-mesh cotton without impregnation, but to be on the safe side, the bag should be washed before painting....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the ink in the edding 750 gloss paint marker dishwasher-safe?

As this application is not part of our test scope, there are no results that would allow a statement to be made on this. Our gloss paint markers are waterproof, but in the case of the dishwasher, other factors such as the dishwashing program, cleaner, age of the paint are also taken into account....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 750 gloss paint marker on rubber dishwasher-safe or can it be scratched off?

We do not test the durability of edding 750 paint markers in the dishwasher. Please note that it is always difficult to write on rubber-like materials, as any softeners they contain can prevent the ink from being absorbed and thus prevent the markings from drying properly. We recommend to test the application on an inconspicuous place. When using th...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 1800 profipen waterproof on metals, too?

edding 1800 profipens are not suitable for metal. For fine, waterproof markings on metal, we recommend our edding 780 paint marker which has a stroke width of 0.8 mm....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What solvents can be used to remove the ink from the edding brilliant paper markers?

Depending on the material, the ink of the edding Brillant paper marker can be removed again with isopropanol, ethanol or disinfectant. We recommend that you test the application on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8900 furniture marker waterproof and suitable for outdoor use?

Yes, on open-pored surfaces, such as unvarnished wood or terracotta, the furniture marker is waterproof....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Do edding permanent markers write on glass?

Yes, edding permanent markers are good for writing and drawing on glass without smudging....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 8040 laundry marker be refilled?

No, the edding laundry marker is not refillable....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Do the (gloss) paint markers write on leather?

Our lacquer markers are generally well suited to permanent writing and decorating on smooth and dark surfaces. However, as we do not know how much strain the marker will be subjected to and also know nothing about the surface properties (impregnation) of the leather, we cannot guarantee durability or opacity here. We recommend testing the applicatio...

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Updated February 6th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8280 Securitas UV marker visible under black light on a white T-shirt?

As you can see on the photo, the e-8280 UV marker is clearly visible under black light on a white t-shirt....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 750 gloss paint marker suitable for a plastic cup?

We cannot give a general answer to this question, as not all plastics offer the same bonding possibilities. We recommend to test/try the application on an inconspicuous place. When using on plastic cups, please also note that the ink in our paint markers is not food-safe....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 750 gloss paint marker’s white ink show up clearly and provide good coverage on black paper?

Yes, it does....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is there an edding marker that can be used to paint on the skin and which cannot be removed by disinfectant? This marker should be thinner than the edding 400 permanent marker.

For use on the skin, we recommend the edding 8020 skin marker. The other edding pens, such as the edding 400, are not suitable for use on the skin, as we have no information about compatibility on the skin. The tip of the edding skin marker has the same line width as the edding 400 permanent marker....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Why can the edding 21 EcoLine permanent marker and the edding 3000 permanent marker be wiped off glass with water?

Water resistance on glass is problematic with almost all permanent markers. Glass is a difficult surface in terms of water resistance. Water can easily penetrate underneath the surfaces described and detaches them. It also depends on the type of glass you have and/or whether the surface is really clean and untreated or coated....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How can you remove the edding 8050 tyre marker from tyres, without leaving a mark?

In general, the ink from the edding 8050 tyre marker is not resistant to engine oil, petrol and diesel, for example. These substances are definitely compatible with tyres. White spirit may also work. We can’t guarantee whether it will be possible to remove the marker from the surface of the tyre without leaving a mark, as the surface is not sealed....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How black is the ink of the edding 8900 furniture marker really?

The ink is intended for colouring wood or wood-like, i.e. absorbent, surfaces. Please note that this is only a colour touch-up or adjustment. It is possible that a deep black requires several passes over the area to be repaired....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I write in a bullet journal with an edding 55 fineliner, or will the ink bleed through the page?

Yes, that's fine. The edding 55 fineliner’s water-based ink doesn’t bleed through paper....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen to decorate Christmas tree baubles?

The edding 4200 porcelain brush pen’s paint only sets after having been heat-fixed in the oven. Christmas tree baubles aren’t usually ovenproof, so the paint won’t be able to set. Why not try one of our gloss paint markers instead? They come in lots of different colours and a variety of nib shapes and widths. If you use the edding gloss paint marker...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 4500 textile marker be used to write on rough leather?

We haven’t tested this but, generally speaking, writing on leather shouldn’t be a problem if it’s light in colour. Due to the fact that leather may be subject to heavy wear or may be heavily impregnated, we are unable to provide details on the durability of the ink. For a wash-resistant finish on textiles, iron on a no-steam setting. If you want to ...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are the edding (gloss) paint markers suitable for textiles?

No, this will not work. Our (gloss) paint markers are not designated textile markers, i.e. they do not provide a washable result. For a wash-resistant result, we offer the edding 4500 textile markers and the edding 4600 textile pen....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What printer accessories does edding sell?

We sell edding cartridges and toners for a variety of printer models. For more information, please take a look at our detailed product pages....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I use the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen to paint drinking glasses? Is the paint waterproof once applied?

Yes, that should be fine, provided that the glass is ovenproof. The paint only sets after having been heat-fixed in the oven and is dishwasher-safe up to 50°C....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How can I remove markings with the edding 4500 textile marker from a fabric sofa?

This is unfortunately not possible, as the main property of the e-4500 is its resistance to fabric. Since upholstered furniture cannot be washed out, there is a risk that the stain will increase when loosening with sharper agents....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can I wash a white shirt at 40 degrees after having drawn on it with the edding 850 permanent marker?

The edding permanent marker hasn’t been designed for writing on clothing and we’re therefore unable to answer this. We would though recommend using the edding 4500 textile marker for the aforementioned purpose! Once set with the iron, the ink is then washable up to 60°C....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 1200 colour pen also be used to write on paint and other smooth surfaces?

No, it can't. The edding 1200 colour pens are suitable for use on paper. edding gloss paint markers are suitable for writing on painted and other smooth surfaces....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 751 gloss paint marker suitable for writing on a black grain pillowcase?

In principle, this is possible. Depending on the colour, however, the colour brilliance is rather moderate. As it is an absorbent, porous surface, the edding 4000 or edding 4040 would have a better colour brilliance....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 8055 outdoor marker to write "permanently" on fruit trees without damaging them?

Yes, that works. The edding outdoor marker can be used to write on a tree without damaging its bark....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 1340 brush pen suitable for plastic?

No, unfortunately not. Our brush pens are designed for light-coloured paper. For creative projects on plastic you can use edding gloss paint markers....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can items painted with the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen be repainted after a while and baked in the oven again?

An object that has been painted and baked can certainly be repainted. But there are a couple of things to note: renewed baking can result in the previous design partially losing colour (reddish shades are more prone to this). The colour intensity is reduced by longer baking times, higher temperatures and repeated baking. In addition, it’s not possib...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the ink in the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen stay on a glass lamp that hasn’t been baked in the oven?

The ink will stay on, but it will also be easy to correct/wipe off again. The design will not be permanent unless it’s baked in the oven....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 8040 laundry marker work on fabrics containing 70% polyester?

Yes, that works. For writing on polyester (e.g. jerseys), we recommend the edding 8040 laundry marker. We recommend that you test the application on an inconspicuous area....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is it possible to colour in stamp impressions using the pens from the edding Colour Happy box?

Yes, that actually works very well. The edding 1340 brush pen is a popular choice. The soft brush tip can be used to create stamps in a variety of colours....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 3000 permanent marker to write on packaging in the fridge? For example, a ketchup bottle or a Tupperware tin?

Yes, you can, but the surface should be clean and dry. As the materials are very different, we cannot exclude the possibility of a pearly writing on some plastics, and direct contact with food should be avoided....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

When cleaning tiles, will the edding 8200 grout marker withstand steam cleaning?

As we don’t test this particular application, we aren’t able to say what would happen. Generally speaking, the colour should be permanent on the grouting, but may not be on the tiles. We do, however, always recommend testing it on an inconspicuous area first....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

I wanted to write on tools using the edding 750 gloss paint marker. Before I did that, I degreased the surfaces with acetone. When I wiped over them with a rust-protection agent, the colour of the marker came off. What did I do wrong?

The pre-treatment was not the decisive factor. The ink was not resistant to the substances in the rust protection agents are usually oils or at least mixtures containing oil. The resistance here also depends on the respective colour. But since the rust inhibitor has a long-term effect on the ink, the more resistant colours are also dissolved + smear...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8900 furniture marker suitable for use on children’s furniture, and is it saliva-resistant?

No, the edding 8900 furniture marker isn’t suitable for use on children’s furniture. We haven’t tested whether the ink is saliva-resistant....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 3000 permanent marker be used on untreated wood?

Yes, the edding 3000 can also be used on untreated wood....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What should I do if an edding 4095 chalk marker won’t write even though it’s still full?

Our chalk markers have a pump system, so you need to shake them vigorously before use. Next, pump the nib to activate the marker. This is done by holding the nib upright and pressing downwards a few times on a piece of paper or something similar....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the ink from the edding 3000 permanent marker be removed from clothing?

No, that will not work very well. It depends mainly on the fabric and how easily stains can be removed from it. There is a very small chance of removing the stain using the edding V 100 thinner. However, we are unable to say whether the fabric will stand up to the application and possibly suffer damage as a result....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8750 industry paint marker’s ink still heat-resistant at 900°C?

The edding 8750 paint marker’s ink is heat-resistant up to 300°C. If writing needs to be able to withstand higher temperatures, we recommend using the edding 750, 751 or 780 paint markers instead. The paint markers contain a permanent, opaque ink and can be used on most materials. The ink is heat-resistant up to 400°C and is still visible up to 1000...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are edding pens produced in Ahrensburg?

No, Ahrensburg is actually our head office, whilst our production site is located in Bautzen. Some of our products are also produced by our German and Asian suppliers, according to our specifications....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are the edding (gloss) paint markers suitable for writing on black clothing?

No, that won't work. Our (gloss) paint markers are not designated textile markers, i.e. they do not provide a wash-resistant result....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the writing on the edding 8280 UV marker only be made visible in dark surroundings with UV light?

This depends on the lamp, it may be that there are lamps of different sensitivity. In any case it is helpful if no additional artificial lighting is on. The darker the better, but it does not necessarily have to be completely dark....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 8900 furniture marker also be used on linoleum?

The ink is intended for repairing or matching the colour of wood or wood-like, i.e. absorbent, surfaces. We cannot guarantee durability on smooth plastics or other non-absorbent surfaces. We recommend checking beforehand in an inconspicuous place how the linoleum reacts....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 750 gloss paint marker write correctly white and opaque on black paper?

Yes, it does....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the ink in the edding permanent markers bleed through normal paper onto the next page?

The ink may well bleed through normal paper. This doesn’t happen when you use edding flipchart markers....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 850 permanent marker be used on smooth wooden boards?

Yes, it can. Although depending on the type of application, you should be aware that wood is a porous material so the ink may run. We therefore recommend testing the pen on an inconspicuous area first – particularly when using it for decorative purposes – to ensure that you’re happy with the end result....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding permanent marker be used to add a waterproof stain to tile joints that were once dark grey?

The permanent markers are not designed for colouring grout. To freshen up white or silver-grey grouting, we recommend our edding 8200 grout marker....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the pens in the edding Colour Happy Box to colour in stamped images?

Yes, this works really well. The edding 1340 brush pen is really good for this purpose. With the soft brush nib, you can also decorate the stamped image in different colours....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

After I’ve painted a cup with the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen, can I wrap it up and bake it when I get home? Would the wrapping cause the ink to smudge?

Yes, that’s fine, but wait until the ink is completely dry before you wrap it. And make sure the design isn’t subjected to excessive rubbing....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

After being heat-fixed in the oven, the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen’s red shades can fade to lighter flesh tones. Why does this happen?

The colour intensity may reduce at higher oven temperatures, or following repeated heat-fixing. In some instances, repeated heat-fixing can also cause colour loss on items that have already been painted. This is most likely to happen to the red tones....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8280 securitas UV marker water-soluble and wipe-resistant?

The ink in our edding 8280 UV marker is waterproof once dry. It’s also wear- and wipe-resistant....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Which solvent can be used to remove the ink from the edding 8280 Securitas UV marker from the surface?

Alcohol, like isopropanol, should work. Other available cleaners and solvents can also be successful....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 8040 laundry marker refillable?

No, the edding laundry marker isn’t refillable....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the ink on the edding 750 gloss paint marker shine when dry?

Yes, on smooth surfaces, the ink has a slight shine. The degree of shine varies depending on the colour, the thickness of the application and the material used. There is no gloss on porous, absorbent surfaces....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 8280 UV marker come in different colours?

The ink in the edding 8280 UV marker is invisible. The ink can only be seen with the help of a UV lamp or what is also known as a ‘blacklight’. The colour usually appears white when light is shone onto it. We aren’t aware of special UV inks that glow in a different colour under a UV lamp....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Which edding marker is suitable for marking greasy and hot surfaces (approx. 160°C)?

For hot surfaces of about 160°C we unfortunately cannot recommend any of our pens. 160°C is unfortunately the range at which the plastic tips can melt. For oily and greasy surfaces, we recommend the edding 8750 industrial paint marker, the edding 750 paint marker or the edding 8300. However, it is important to note what type of oil or grease is invo...

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Updated January 22nd, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 345 highlighter also available in pastel colours?

No, the edding 345 highlighter is not available in pastel colours. For quick use on the move, we offer our edding 7 mini. These come in soft, trendy pastel colours, among other things....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the ink of the edding markers food-safe?

No, the inks of the markers are not suitable for contact with food....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 1340 brush pen suitable for hand lettering?

The edding 1340 brush pen is perfect for hand lettering because the flexible nib allows you to make fine adjustments to the pressure. To draw the letters, press gently on the upstrokes and more firmly on the downstrokes. Super-smooth paper gives the best hand lettering results, and is easier on the nib....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are the paint marker inks acetylene-resistant?

A test with the gas of acetylene is not possible for us, therefore no binding statement can be made about the resistance. If a self-test is to be carried out, we would recommend the paint markers e-750 or e-8750 in the colour white....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you refill the edding 8280 securitas UV marker?

No, you can’t refill the edding UV marker. You can see if a pen is refillable by looking at its barrel. Take a look at our detailed product pages to see which edding products are refillable....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Which edding markers are chloride-free?

The edding marker with a very low chloride content is the edding 750 in white, silver and gold. The absolute chlorine content is 200ppm. How much of this is present as chloride (oxidation level -1 of chlorine) is unclear, but in any case less....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you write on darker cotton with the edding 8050?

No, you can't. The edding tyre marker is suitable for writing on tyres and rubber surfaces, and hasn’t been designed for writing on clothes. We haven’t tested its flexibility and durability on textiles, nor have we completed sufficient testing for its use on clothing that has direct and prolonged skin contact. We recommend using the edding 4500 text...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does edding 8860 cleaning paste remove a permanent marker from paint?

Unfortunately, we cannot answer this question with yes or no. It is best to first test on an inconspicuous area to see if there are any undesired reactions. The cleaning paste is alcohol and acid-free and does not contain any abrasive components. It breaks up the colour pigments and is therefore material-friendly. The paste should not be used on pol...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are different refill inks required for the edding 360 whiteboard marker and the edding 28 EcoLine whiteboard marker?

No, the same whiteboard marker refill inks are recommended for both whiteboard markers, edding 360 and edding 28 EcoLine. The edding BTK 25 refill ink offers a clean and convenient solution. The whiteboard markers should remain in the refill bottle for at least 1 hour. If you want to speed things up, we recommend the edding BT 30 refill ink. For mor...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 4095 window/chalk marker also be removed from PVC?

We haven’t tested it on plastics. We’re therefore unable to guarantee that it can be removed from PVC without trace....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are edding 4090 chalk markers toxic? What happens if children wipe the ink off a window with a damp hand and then put their hand in their mouth?

The ink in the edding 4090 chalk markers is not food-safe so shouldn’t get into the mouths of children. If a child licks off the ink, rinse out their mouth as a precaution. The ink in these pens is not suitable for human consumption....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How do I get window areas that have been written on with the edding 8280 Securitas UV marker really clean again?

The ink can be removed by wet cleaning. Otherwise, commercially available glass cleaner should also work. It should be noted that prolonged exposure to sunlight can also lead to changes in the properties and can therefore also affect removability....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 8900 furniture marker on linoleum?

The ink is intended for use on wooden, or wood-like (porous) surfaces, to touch up or improve colour. We can’t guarantee how long it will last on smooth plastics or other, non-porous surfaces. We therefore recommend testing it out first on an inconspicuous area to see how the linoleum reacts....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

If I use the edding 4090 chalk marker outdoors, will it be washed off by the rain?

Yes, liquid chalk is not weatherproof and easily washes off, so the writing would not stay on in the rain....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How heat-resistant is the edding T 1000 refill ink?

The edding refill ink can withstand temperatures up to 300°C....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Which edding marker can be used in a sterile environment and is resistant to alcohol?

We do not have a marker that is suitable for sterile environments. As far as resistance to alcohol is concerned, we recommend, depending on the line width required, the edding 8404 aerospace marker, edding 8400 CD/DVD/BD marker or edding 30 Brilliant paper marker....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

What material is the shaft of the edding 3000 permanent marker made from and what paint is used to paint it?

The edding marker sleeves are extruded from 99.7% pure aluminium. The sleeves are washed to remove any residue/soiling from the pressing process. The white outer coating is then applied using rollers (roller application) and dried. The white outer coating used for the markers (particularly on the edding 3000) is a polyester coating....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Are replacement nibs available for the edding 8050 tyre marker?

Yes, edding 750 N replacement nibs can be used for the edding 8050 tyre marker....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will designs drawn with the edding 4200 porcelain brush pen stay on crockery when washed in a dishwasher?

Yes, after it’s baked in the oven, your crockery will be dishwasher-proof up to 50°C. However, during day-to-day cleaning you should avoid scouring or scrubbing. When loading or unloading the dishwasher, take care that your hand-designed piece doesn’t scrape against other crockery or cutlery....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 1200 metallic colour pen in silver write on black card or paper, e.g. a guest book with black pages?

Yes, it's very good for that. Or you could also use the edding 2185 gel roller in pastel or metallic colours, for example....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you write permanently on tyres using the edding 750 gloss paint marker?

For permanent markings on tyres, we recommend our edding 8050 tyre marker....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you buy a round nib for the edding 8200 grout marker?

No, you can’t buy the nibs separately. However, the edding 8200 does come with three replacement nibs which should last until the ink has run out....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Does the edding 8200 grout marker hold when cleaning tiles with a steam cleaner?

As this application is not included in our scope of testing, we are unfortunately unable to make any precise statement on this. As a tendency, the ink should tend to be resistant on the joints, but on the tiles it may not be. We recommend that you test the application on an inconspicuous area....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Is the edding 3000 permanent marker suitable for writing on glazed flower pots?

Yes, that is possible. However, as flower pots are usually very much exposed to light, we recommend the edding 750 gloss paint marker, which is even more suitable when it comes to light resistance....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Will the edding 4090 chalk marker hold if you accidentally run your hands over it?

Yes, if the ink has dried well, it should not smudge when you touch it. Lettering using the edding chalk markers can only be wiped off smooth surfaces with a damp cloth....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can you use the edding 3000 permanent marker to write on CDs or DVDs?

Yes, this may be possible, although we recommend using the edding CD/DVD/BD markers for long-lasting results when writing on CDs, DVDs or data storage devices. These markers contain a special type of ink that won’t damage the surface of CDs, DVDs or data storage devices. You can choose between the edding 8400 CD/DVD/BD permanent marker, which is wip...

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

Can the edding 4090 chalk marker be removed from glass without any problem?

Chalk markers can be easily wiped off any non-porous surfaces such as chalkboards, mirrors and glass by using a damp cloth....

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Updated January 28th, 2020 by Frederik Wellhoefer

How resistant are edding inks to infrared light?

We do not carry out a test to determine light resistance to infrared light and are therefore unable to provide any information in this respect. In principle, however, it can be said that the light resistance of edding inks is measured according to the wool scale. However, we have not classified every pen. In principle, pigmented inks, such as those ...

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