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Old 12-16-2012, 03:01 PM   #1134
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Originally Posted by phreakingeek View Post
One of the finishes we used in our blacksmithing class was applied at a low heat. We brushed the piece with a brass brush and the brass will transfer to the piece and give you a nice golden color.

We were cautioned to go easy on the brass coloring since it's easy to over do that and make it look very gothic gold leaf looking.

Very interesting!

Hey? I wish you would post up more info. on your blacksmithing. Show us your coal forge and all the goodies you guys are making.

Feel free to post to this thread or you can even start a blacksmithing thread. I imagine you are making some very nice things.
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