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Heating mild steel to bronze color
I would like to know the exact temperature that mild steel turns bronze/copper color. Also the temp it turns blue.
- Mulberry, Kansas, USA
Polish a surface on each of several pieces of mild steel, then heat them to various temperatures and see what temperatures give you the colors you want. The temperature range 200C to 300C would be a good range to cover for a start.
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