Metal colouring is Candors collective name for the oxidation, colouring or antiquing of various metals.

Metal colouring can be used to achieve either a decorative or a functional finish.

The product range includes:

  • Black oxidation - steel and stainless steel
  • Blackening of aluminium
  • Antiquing of copper and brass
  • Blackening of zinc
  • Patination
  • Together with our partners BIRCHWOOD TM, Candor sells the following well-known product brands.

TRUE TEMP

A low temperature process for the black oxidation of steel. Temperatures of only 90-95 degrees Celsius required.

STEEL BLACK

Traditional black oxidation process with a temperature of 140 degrees Celsius.

PRESTO BLACK

Low temperature black colouring of steel.

LUMICLAD

Black oxidation of aluminium.

ANTIQUE BLACK

Dark brown to black oxidation of copper and brass.

ANTIQUE BROWN

Gold to 'chocolate' brown colouring of copper and brass.

PATINA GREEN

A Patination process.

ZINC BLACK

Chrome free black oxidation of zinc.

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