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Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2021-01-03, 1:08pm
Replies: 35
Views: 1,177
Posted By echeveria
Like the left ones here? Those are a twisty on a...

Like the left ones here? Those are a twisty on a base, with a couple of wraps of clear on top of the twisty, and then gravity and heat pulled to fully encase and stretch the twisty.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-12-31, 2:25pm
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By echeveria
Must be off for the holidays! There are a few UK...

Must be off for the holidays! There are a few UK centric groups on Facebook. Lampwork Tips Techniques and Questions is adminned by some people in UK, and there is a Lampwork Destash UK group where...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-12-31, 10:08am
Replies: 8
Views: 272
Posted By echeveria
Contact Tuffnell's Glass. They may be able to...

Contact Tuffnell's Glass. They may be able to point you to resources and information, and they sell equipment and glass.
Forum: Free Tutorials 2020-12-13, 8:29am
Replies: 2
Views: 330
Posted By echeveria
Those are adorable!

Those are adorable!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-12-05, 11:01am
Replies: 8
Views: 719
Posted By echeveria
The Bullseye site is a bit difficult to use, but...

The Bullseye site is a bit difficult to use, but has a wealth of information. There is a PDF that shows all of their colors and the compounds that are in them. If I can find it, I will add a link....
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-12-04, 7:10am
Replies: 7
Views: 463
Posted By echeveria
Yes, keep your tools cool. Quick usage is best. ...

Yes, keep your tools cool. Quick usage is best. Dunk them in water to cool.

Are you using Devardi glass? If so, that’s how it acts. Preheating can help, as can working slow and cool. But it is...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-11-30, 8:22pm
Replies: 3
Views: 345
Posted By echeveria
Frantz ...

Frantz

https://frantzartglass.com/torches/minor-bench-burner-with-barb-fittings-110305.asp
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-11-18, 1:29pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,956
Posted By echeveria
I finally got BE to tumble etch, with an 8 hour...

I finally got BE to tumble etch, with an 8 hour tumble. Definitely easier to do with 104.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-11-18, 1:19pm
Replies: 17
Views: 3,162
Posted By echeveria
Santa Fe Jewelry supply Item # 118205

Santa Fe Jewelry supply Item # 118205
Forum: Safety 2020-11-02, 7:47am
Replies: 98
Views: 52,815
Posted By echeveria
I have a Ring camera watching mine and can...

I have a Ring camera watching mine and can monitor the temperature from my phone. I do not leave it overnight, but am good with running to the store or mowing the yard, etc. while it ramps down. I...
Forum: Torch Questions 2020-10-17, 7:16am
Replies: 4
Views: 522
Posted By echeveria
I also like to err on the side of caution when I...

I also like to err on the side of caution when I am questioning things that can cause damage or injury, especially when the cost is low to purchase/replace. My old hoses always look just fine, but I...
Forum: Free Tutorials 2020-10-06, 6:11am
Replies: 2
Views: 555
Posted By echeveria
Nice!

Nice!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-10-02, 7:29am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,658
Posted By echeveria
I have taken many classes, and loved them all. ...

I have taken many classes, and loved them all. My first one was a beginner's class where we learned SAFETY FIRST and then moved on to melting and shaping round beads, with discussion of COE,...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-10-01, 8:02pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,264
Posted By echeveria
I think the nickname raku is misleading if you...

I think the nickname raku is misleading if you are used to raku pottery firing! It is called that for the colors it strikes to rather than the technique to achieve the colors.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-30, 7:14pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,264
Posted By echeveria
http://www.lampworketc.com/forums/showthread.php?t...

http://www.lampworketc.com/forums/showthread.php?t=20601

This raku thread is great. Again, it’s a striking, not a reducing, glass
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-30, 7:10pm
Replies: 9
Views: 1,264
Posted By echeveria
Raku is a striking glass. There are some great...

Raku is a striking glass. There are some great threads here on how to work it.

Dark Turquoise is notorious for getting a metallic smutz on it. It’s not reduction. Less working time will prevent...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-30, 4:48am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,603
Posted By echeveria
I think Hoy’s prices are too high - I don’t need...

I think Hoy’s prices are too high - I don’t need any color that badly.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-29, 6:56am
Replies: 18
Views: 1,603
Posted By echeveria
Kristin, other than the streaky opals, I also...

Kristin, other than the streaky opals, I also think a lot of what CIM sent out was mismelts. I think they must have some formula issues too, since everything these days seems to be just a variant of...
Forum: Torch Questions 2020-09-23, 3:00pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,352
Posted By echeveria
I just worked mine up on my Bobcat as far as I...

I just worked mine up on my Bobcat as far as I could with vice grips, then tightened circle clamps on them. I think I finally got them to within 1/4" of the end. I always have to cut them off if I...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-23, 2:57pm
Replies: 18
Views: 1,603
Posted By echeveria
I like that one too.

I like that one too.
Forum: Tutorials 2020-09-22, 5:59am
Replies: 7
Views: 1,313
Posted By echeveria
Look for her on Facebook. She does not post...

Look for her on Facebook. She does not post often, but she is there.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-20, 12:17pm
Replies: 22
Views: 1,956
Posted By echeveria
My favorite two 104 clears are Zephyr and Super...

My favorite two 104 clears are Zephyr and Super Clear. I too buy the Zephyr seconds.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-04, 5:28am
Replies: 3
Views: 633
Posted By echeveria
What's your torch? I have never burnt through a...

What's your torch? I have never burnt through a mandrel, but have felt like I was close trying to round out a boro bead. Plus, the 1/16ths get softer with use, so maybe it was time to ditch that...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-09-01, 1:21pm
Replies: 10
Views: 1,977
Posted By echeveria
Plus, most opaque greens are really spready!

Plus, most opaque greens are really spready!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2020-08-30, 3:24pm
Replies: 6
Views: 1,501
Posted By echeveria
The bead release would be an issue for making...

The bead release would be an issue for making frit.
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