Five shades of a PCB

I experimented with finishing techniques using PCB’s, Othermill CNC and some chemicals. The most promising colors are shown below:

img_20180926_032800_hdr.jpg  From the left they are: ferric chloride solution for 3 minutes, top layer milled off, original, tined, buffed. From here, I decided on a couple of color combinations and started fabricating.

img_20180926_033213_hdr1img_20180926_033610_hdr1 img_20180926_034203_hdr1


While none of them quite capture the aesthetic I’m going for, the last one warrants further exploration.

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