Introduction: Etching My Beer Bottle Cups

The epic conclusion to my make-a-beer-bottle-into-cup saga. Here I show how I did some simple chemical etching to give some character to my drinking vessels.

Previously I showed how to cut a glass bottle using a hot water method, and also how to finish/polish the cut edge into a smooth, drinking-friendly lip.

Music Used:
Angels (Manila Killa Remix) - The  XX @
Kinetic 2 - Audio Network


jchamberlain (author)2013-03-03

Is it just me or does the etching get more noticeable as it dries?

It does. Water fills in the microscopic imperfections that scatter light and create the frosted glass effect.

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