Lampwork Etc.
 
AKDesign

LE Live Chat

Enter Live Chat

No users in chat


Donate via PayPal to donate@lampworketc.com

Caber Light


 

Go Back   Lampwork Etc. > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 16 of 16
Search took 0.17 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Steampunked
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-10-29, 12:54am
Replies: 33
Views: 4,106
Posted By Steampunked
Add CiM's Eggplant to that, sigh. Ouch, those...

Add CiM's Eggplant to that, sigh. Ouch, those burns.

On the other hand, CiM Whisper melted perfectly with no problems.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-10-21, 5:38pm
Replies: 33
Views: 4,106
Posted By Steampunked
Not sure if it counts, but I have some orange...

Not sure if it counts, but I have some orange creamsicle which is perfect and some which constantly explodes all down the length into chunks that are fingernail sized. It was all from one order, and...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-19, 5:27pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By Steampunked
After seeing them called 'Alabastards' I feel...

After seeing them called 'Alabastards' I feel more reassured I'm not alone...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-19, 2:56am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,088
Posted By Steampunked
Efferte Alabaster Medium Rose

Hello folks.

Yes, I'm a total newbie - I've tried working this far out, cool, hot...but it bubbles and spits like crazy once it goes soft. To the point where shifting to a shockier glass is...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-14, 2:44am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,835
Posted By Steampunked
Hi Alan. I hadn't thought to use Aliexpress,...

Hi Alan. I hadn't thought to use Aliexpress, thankyou for the tip. I have been able to make tungsten pokers from getting tungsten rod from Total Tools (Australia), sharpening it, and thrusting it...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-10, 3:12am
Replies: 156
Views: 39,165
Posted By Steampunked
Well, now I feel positively restrained!

Well, now I feel positively restrained!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-09, 3:38am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,835
Posted By Steampunked
Thank you everyone! Yeah, I saw the trick with...

Thank you everyone! Yeah, I saw the trick with the marking off glass, though I have to admit I've been real lazy and not done that yet. That one appeals to me as while I have a glass cutter knife...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-07, 1:11am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,835
Posted By Steampunked
Online places that sell round hole marvers

Hey folks

What are some good examples of places online that sell round hole/bead roller marvers for achieving identical-size beads? I'm trying to make a list. I'm interested in both spheres and...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-09-02, 1:50am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,088
Posted By Steampunked
Thanks for your response! Knowing factory...

Thanks for your response! Knowing factory conditions (as much as an armchair researcher can) is pretty important for me for a number of reasons, so I still make most of my decisions based on that...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-08-28, 1:58am
Replies: 4
Views: 1,088
Posted By Steampunked
Devardi Glass query

Hello!

I've been very interested to see good things written about both factories that produce CIM and also Double Helix. Work produced with materials that are made under appropriate working...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-08-11, 4:48pm
Replies: 8
Views: 1,467
Posted By Steampunked
Thanks folks. I'm having to visit inlaws today...

Thanks folks. I'm having to visit inlaws today but I'll try this all tomorrow!
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-08-11, 3:52am
Replies: 8
Views: 1,467
Posted By Steampunked
Avoiding the starting glob of glass...

A very newbie question...

What is the main cause when winding glass onto a mandrel of a big glob to start with? Mandrel too cold, glass too hot?

At the moment, sometimes it happens, sometimes...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-07-29, 1:34am
Replies: 5
Views: 1,314
Posted By Steampunked
Thanks for the assistance! For some reason when...

Thanks for the assistance! For some reason when I look for Oxy Concentrators on Gumtree I get a lot of zebra fish ads as well as the concentrators (but not...other kinds of fish. Only zebra fish). ...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-07-28, 7:20pm
Replies: 5
Views: 1,314
Posted By Steampunked
What to look for in a concentrator?

Hello folks.

I'm very much a newbie. Googling for concentrators is a bit confusing - what kind of setups and parameters should I be looking at? What works well second hand, and what issues...
Forum: Safety 2017-07-27, 9:59pm
Replies: 17
Views: 4,495
Posted By Steampunked
Thanks everyone! Sounds like I just dispose of...

Thanks everyone! Sounds like I just dispose of it in various spots around the garden to spread the clay effect out. At least that's not going to affect my soil, which I could probably bloody fire...
Forum: Safety 2017-07-26, 11:48pm
Replies: 17
Views: 4,495
Posted By Steampunked
Disposing of bead release

Hello folks.

I note that there were a range of safety warnings on my bead release, so it may not be good for the environment either.

What is the best way to dispose of water that has bead...
Showing results 1 to 16 of 16

 
Forum Jump



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:45pm.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.7.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Your IP: 3.226.245.48