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Posted on Wed Dec 13, 2006 7:28 pm
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yea i was wondering if any of you have found other ways to make diffrent colors of galvy steel

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Posted on Wed Dec 13, 2006 10:34 pm
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Wakefreak wrote:
yea i was wondering if any of you have found other ways to make diffrent colors of galvy steel


I found a way to turn it copper coloured. But it's not worth the effort to do it.



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Posted on Thu Dec 14, 2006 1:24 pm
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i am going to take cemestry next year, and i am also wanting to make stuff that look like copper but is much stronger

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Posted on Thu Dec 14, 2006 3:04 pm
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My method of turning Galvy copper coloured is a process of replacing the zinc with copper, giving you copper coated (steel? iron? Some ferrous alloy?)

why not use bronze instead of copper then?



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Posted on Thu Dec 14, 2006 5:01 pm
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right now i am using ga. steel, so toss the rings into a container with a wire wheel on the bottom remove the zink, and stick it in melted cooper

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