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#1 of 3 OFFLINE   jeff hedderson

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Posted January 11 2006 - 09:01 PM

just wanted to share this.I have been haveing trouble with matching a front panel in my audio rack.Tried flat black paint,satin,gloss but nothing matched.this is what i endend up with and it looks great.Sanded the panel with 60 grit sand paper in one direction,then used tru blue gun blueing liquid,let sit washed with water then applied a second coat.Just wanted to share my find.

#2 of 3 OFFLINE   Chris Tsutsui

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Posted January 12 2006 - 07:25 AM

Art teachers will tell their students that there is no such color as true black. Everything has a pigment or is a combination of dark colored pigments. Sometimes it's dark brown, or I guess in your case... Blue. heh

#3 of 3 OFFLINE   Kyle Richardson

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Posted January 13 2006 - 01:30 AM

Blueing is actually pretty fun to do as well. My son was pretty amazed at how quickly the metal turns color. Glad it worked out for you!
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