Have I bought 4 sheets of titanium? Maybe #tinkering
@lindsays I managed to find one source that was not quite as expensive. Key was searching for Grade 5 Titanium which is for mechanical applications rather than grade 1/2 which is chemically pure and used as electrodes.
And I figure what I lose in material choice I gain in strength & ease of anodising. I really didn’t want to get into the (even more expensive) mess of powder coating or anodising & dyeing aluminium.
@lindsays currently thinking about how to most easily cut nice blanks from the sheet. Markup fluid + laser cutter to scribe outline, then shears/scroll saw... then how to finish edges? I don’t know how much I wanna freehand it with a dremel, and manual filing would take ages. I need a die filer...
A bunch of technomancers in the fediverse. Keep it fairly clean please. This arcology is for all who wash up upon it's digital shore.