COLOR Engraving | How to Color Metal Engraving - Backfill and Masking | Fiber Laser Tutorials

COLOR Engraving | How to Color Metal Engraving - Backfill and Masking | Fiber Laser Tutorials

fiber Feb 04, 2022

We're goin deep today! Get ready to learn how I backfill engravings with color! It takes time and a lot of patience and practice but YOU CAN DO IT. Stick with it, follow the video and practice on junk and you'll be a pro in no time. Be sure to use ENAMEL paint!!! Acrylic just doesn't work as well. About 3 hours dry time between coats - 8 hours for final dry. 100 grit base sand, 800 grit finish. Good luck, have fun - see you in the next one!

0:00 - Intro - Overview
0:49 - Masking
2:21 - EZCAD Settings
3:35 - Engraving
3:48 - Backfill Prep
4:48 - Backfill 1st Coat
5:46 - Backfill 2nd Coat
7:15 - Peeling and Weeding the Mask
8:37 - Sanding
9:16 - Washing
9:38 - Final Look - Thoughts
10:13 - Outro - Supporting the Channel