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Discussion in 'Cosmetic Mods' started by Chew Magna, Jun 12, 2014.

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  1. Chew Magna

    Chew Magna Senior Member

    Jun 8, 2014
    The Bluff
    I was bored today and thought I'd play around with my Mini PT2. I wanted to give it that brushed look. Kinda worked, but not as expected.

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    I'm not a huge brass or copper fan so I was a little disappointed once I started sanding it down. Meh. It isn't so bad.
     
  2. Highdesert

    Highdesert Full Member

    Jun 15, 2014
    New Mexico
    I'm not a copper fan either now. Turns my hands green , but it's what I have been dealing with. I tried for the brushed finish a well with my hardware copper mech mod, but it is slowly becoming polished from turning my hand green.
     
  3. Harlen

    Harlen Ultra Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Jul 14, 2013
    Charlotte Nc
    Try scotchbright next time it my give you what your looking for without taking all the Crome off of it ?
     
  4. Froth

    Froth Ultra Member Verified Member ECF Veteran

    Mar 1, 2014
    Chipotle.
    It's chrome plated brass, but there is a copper layer between to help with adhesion of the chrome to the brass. If you continue to sand it down you will find it is solid brass underneath the copper. I've turned down several Kanger drip tips into other shapes and they are all made of plated brass.
     
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