Blackening armour

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Blanc Sanglier
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Blackening armour

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Okay so I am posting this on request of my partner....

Does anyone know how to blacken plate armour, without damaging its integrity, post-forging process?

Sorry if this is a silly question! :$
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"If I am a fool it is, at least, a doubting one; and I envy no-one the certainty of his self-approved wisdom".

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