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Forum: Safety 2021-07-13, 1:31pm
Replies: 2
Views: 1,546
Posted By dragonart glass
Wow! That is amazing! Thanks for posting that...

Wow! That is amazing!
Thanks for posting that Phill
Forum: Studio 2021-02-20, 8:50am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,647
Posted By dragonart glass
I don't know where you are, but have you looked...

I don't know where you are, but have you looked into BAGI in San Jose? I can't remember if they rent torch space. They are just starting up classes again.
Forum: Studio 2021-02-19, 9:40am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,647
Posted By dragonart glass
If you are calling around for a concentrator try...

If you are calling around for a concentrator try Kiss My Glass in Santa Cruz. I don't know if she has big ones in stock, but she does carry them. I also thought I saw them at ABR recently but not...
Forum: Studio 2021-02-15, 9:09am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,647
Posted By dragonart glass
Oh, that does create issues. I use the next size...

Oh, that does create issues. I use the next size up from 125, maybe 150. I use my concentrator most of the time. I use the tank for a lot of prep-work like making large canes and making big marbles....
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2021-02-03, 7:42am
Replies: 2
Views: 554
Posted By dragonart glass
I think those are still made by barefoot art...

I think those are still made by barefoot art glass...Scott Boewens I think
Forum: Studio 2021-02-03, 7:39am
Replies: 23
Views: 2,647
Posted By dragonart glass
I use a single 9lpm (wish I had 2) for the center...

I use a single 9lpm (wish I had 2) for the center fire of my delta, tank for the outer. I can make most anything with the center fire, it just takes a little longer. Tanks for the outer last pretty...
Forum: Boro Room 2020-11-22, 7:45am
Replies: 2
Views: 1,532
Posted By dragonart glass
You want to post this in the garage sale room....

You want to post this in the garage sale room. Sounds like a good deal. Good luck
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-08-31, 7:32am
Replies: 10
Views: 4,417
Posted By dragonart glass
It's because, in general, opaque colors spread...

It's because, in general, opaque colors spread and transparent colors sink in. It is really obvious in fused glass, but the longer and hotter you work glass the more the opaque spreads. Maybe it...
Forum: Boro Room 2020-07-16, 6:48am
Replies: 4
Views: 3,428
Posted By dragonart glass
The tool that has the removable pins for...

The tool that has the removable pins for rearranging is called a Vin Pin
http://www.artcoinc.com/wi_vin_pins.php
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-06-16, 7:01am
Replies: 10
Views: 5,556
Posted By dragonart glass
I'm sure the portable isn't enough and I doubt...

I'm sure the portable isn't enough and I doubt the 5 will be enough to run your torch really well. Oxygen is important for a hot flame and clean bright colors. It also depends if you're using boro or...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-06-16, 6:58am
Replies: 6
Views: 2,921
Posted By dragonart glass
I don't have a mega minor but that doesn't sound...

I don't have a mega minor but that doesn't sound like an abnormal amount of time for the oxygen to last. Oxygen burns fast. you will want a bigger concentrator than a 5. To get the most out of your...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-05-30, 7:09am
Replies: 10
Views: 4,701
Posted By dragonart glass
Phill is right, call paragon. They are usually...

Phill is right, call paragon. They are usually very happy to help. I have found kiln companies to be very helpful. They want your equipment to work.
Forum: Torch Questions 2020-05-21, 6:33am
Replies: 12
Views: 7,879
Posted By dragonart glass
oooh stalking...

oooh stalking...
Forum: Torch Questions 2020-05-19, 7:19am
Replies: 4
Views: 2,548
Posted By dragonart glass
Good move! I think boro is much happier with a...

Good move! I think boro is much happier with a GTT. Congrats!
Forum: Torch Questions 2020-05-19, 7:15am
Replies: 12
Views: 7,879
Posted By dragonart glass
Very interesting! Thanks for posting. I'm looking...

Very interesting! Thanks for posting. I'm looking forward to hearing about it!
Forum: Torch Questions 2020-05-18, 7:48am
Replies: 4
Views: 2,548
Posted By dragonart glass
I also wanted to ask you if you have checked out...

I also wanted to ask you if you have checked out Bethlehem? They are very nice, and the bravo is very versatile.
Forum: Torch Questions 2020-05-18, 7:45am
Replies: 4
Views: 2,548
Posted By dragonart glass
Interesting comparison of two different torches....

Interesting comparison of two different torches. First question would be what do you make? The hellcat is a good hot torch with a lot of ambient heat. If you are working soft glass there is a lot of...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-04-05, 5:31pm
Replies: 3
Views: 2,267
Posted By dragonart glass
Try a dragon’s breath flame. It’s high propane...

Try a dragon’s breath flame. It’s high propane with a tiny bit of oxygen. You’ll know it’s working if the flame separates from the torch a little. I’m not sure but there could be info on the website....
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2019-11-23, 8:48am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,624
Posted By dragonart glass
You have to use a lot of oxygen daily to justify...

You have to use a lot of oxygen daily to justify using liquid. If it's not being used it will not last as long. The only places I see it used are shops running multiple torches using boro on a daily...
Forum: Calls for Entries, etc. 2019-11-06, 9:21am
Replies: 4
Views: 14,077
Posted By dragonart glass
How cool. Thanks Ron!

How cool. Thanks Ron!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2019-09-05, 10:31am
Replies: 3
Views: 1,856
Posted By dragonart glass
I would look up a few of the colors on a...

I would look up a few of the colors on a reputable glass site for a price range. If it was offered for sale at a price that is how I would determine if it was worth the asking price. There are basic...
Forum: Torch Questions 2019-08-05, 4:25am
Replies: 6
Views: 4,145
Posted By dragonart glass
You definitely need the regulators on tanks to...

You definitely need the regulators on tanks to control the amount of gas and oxygen that goes to the torch! You will also want flashback arrestors (also called check valves) to prevent back flow. I...
Forum: Safety 2019-07-18, 10:19pm
Replies: 7
Views: 6,870
Posted By dragonart glass
Wow Forrest it sounds like you have really done a...

Wow Forrest it sounds like you have really done a lot fo research. I think you are off to a great start. Do smoke tests once you have your ventilation installed, and do your best to be diligent. I've...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2019-07-03, 6:42am
Replies: 3
Views: 2,375
Posted By dragonart glass
I think I might try silver foil under the red or...

I think I might try silver foil under the red or red dichro.
Forum: Studio 2019-06-30, 9:40am
Replies: 12
Views: 6,121
Posted By dragonart glass
Working boro you definitely need good...

Working boro you definitely need good ventilation. Warnings about cadmium colors are serious. Your kiln needs to be on a dedicated circuit like a refrigerator. I will work when it’s as cold as 40...
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