Author Topic: How to create a translucent metal finish  (Read 2204 times)

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Offline DetroitVinylRob

How to create a translucent metal finish
« on: January 25, 2017, 07:33:14 am »
Hello, I am a designer in the transportation lighting industry and have a request to render a (non-lit) amber turn signal bulb that has a chrome finish over the amber glass. Or to be more specific, the finish is actually a (polished aluminum) over amber glass. It should present with that pearlescent like complexity. I beleive I need to be able to make in KeyShot 6 a "metal" characteristic material that is translucent...  does anyone have an idea? Thanks
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Offline Esben Oxholm

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Offline DetroitVinylRob

Re: How to create a translucent metal finish
« Reply #2 on: January 25, 2017, 08:11:59 am »
Bravo! and I might add, in record timing. Thank you Esben I will give it a go.