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Offline nvanlaar

Polished granite?
« on: April 10, 2011, 06:02:34 pm »
Does anyone have a polished granite material they would be willing to share?  (Any color)

Thanks,
Nick

Offline JeffM

Re: Polished granite?
« Reply #1 on: April 11, 2011, 01:56:14 pm »
Take a look on cgtextures.com, there should be something good under the "marble" section.

Download one of those textures, then load it into the "texture" tab of a shiny plastic material.

You could also load the texture into the bump map tab as well, and lower the height to a value very close to 0 to give just a very slight bump texture to the surface, but still overall very polished and shiny.

Let us know how it goes!

Offline Speedster

Re: Polished granite?
« Reply #2 on: April 11, 2011, 03:06:32 pm »
Here's a "Pink Granite" I use for surface plates and measuring instruments.
Bill G
www.GouldStudios.com

Offline nvanlaar

Re: Polished granite?
« Reply #3 on: April 11, 2011, 11:16:08 pm »
Thanks!

Offline Robert V.

Re: Polished granite?
« Reply #4 on: April 12, 2011, 03:07:18 am »
or try this one:

http://www.mayang.com/textures/Stone/images/Marble/marble_9181130.JPG

on this site you will find a lot of textures (high res) for free:
www.mayang.com/textures

ps, 200th post  8)
« Last Edit: April 12, 2011, 01:21:08 pm by PredatorKS »


Offline Speedster

Re: Polished granite?
« Reply #6 on: April 24, 2011, 10:40:25 am »
Hey, I just ran across this website, with 1000's of granite samples!  http://www.1000granitecolors.com/
Bill G