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bartelfitzneel
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patina

Unread post by bartelfitzneel » Fri Feb 12, 2016 8:44 am

Anybody have any good homemade patina recipes?

Marty.Hicks
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Re: patina

Unread post by Marty.Hicks » Sat Feb 13, 2016 8:40 am

Here are a couple --

Brown
ferric nitrate, 1 heaping teaspoon
hot water, 1 pint
brush or spray on hot (not too hot) bronze

Green
cupric nitrate, 1 heaping teaspoon
hot water, 1 pint
brush or spray on hot (not too hot) bronze

Metal must be clean.

bbuxton
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Re: patina

Unread post by bbuxton » Sun Feb 14, 2016 6:56 pm

Here is a link to a company that sells patina chemicals & includes formulas.
http://www.sciencecompany.com

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