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Forum: Torch Questions 2013-08-17, 10:27am
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Posted By kbinkster
No. Here is my response from page 2 of this...

No. Here is my response from page 2 of this thread, posted back in 2006, explaining the Mongoose:



GTT does make a four stage torch, though. The line is called Quadzilla.

There are also...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-03, 4:04pm
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Posted By kbinkster
Thanks, Paula!

Thanks, Paula!
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-03, 4:02pm
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Posted By kbinkster
My mistake about 100 psi on a Mag (I think 100...

My mistake about 100 psi on a Mag (I think 100 psi was what Mike Plane was running his Python on). It does not need to be that high.

The Delta Mag can run on like 40-50 psi (when you're feeding...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-03, 11:46am
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Posted By kbinkster
And just as I stated on the GLDG, if you: ...

And just as I stated on the GLDG, if you:

sell torches to your students
earn a commission on torches sold to your students
or, receive a large discount on outfitting your studio with the...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-03, 11:38am
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Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
I missed sevedral posts, and this was one of...

I missed sevedral posts, and this was one of them!

It was great to meet you and your family, too, Robert!

To answer your question about the 65, according to HA, it uses 4.7 cubic meters of...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-03, 9:17am
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Posted By kbinkster
No wonder you don't! :lol: quote taken from...

No wonder you don't! :lol:

quote taken from a GLDG thread http://www.thegldg.com/forum/showthread.php?p=219188#post219188
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-02, 4:59pm
Replies: 123
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Posted By kbinkster
Thank you, Paula!

Thank you, Paula!
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-02, 4:58pm
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Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
You are correct. I have been working glass...

You are correct.

I have been working glass since 1990. I had always wanted to work in a hot shop, but never had the opportunity. In 1993 (it could have been '92?) I learned about glass...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-02, 4:10pm
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Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
So, you can't address any of the numerous points...

So, you can't address any of the numerous points I raised in my previous post so you resort to picking on me? That's telling.

I recently started selling torches. That is no secret. I am married...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-02, 4:02pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Well, just so you know, my panties are not up in...

Well, just so you know, my panties are not up in a bunch. I thought I made it clear that I find differing opinions enlightening.

As for the four-post thing, I should have qualified that statement...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-02, 2:47pm
Replies: 123
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Posted By kbinkster
I had never seen or heard of a four stud torch on...

I had never seen or heard of a four stud torch on the art glass side until the GTTs came out and Willy, who has been to many, many scientific shops and has been building torches since the 80s had not...
Forum: Torch Questions 2007-08-02, 12:31pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
William, you are certainly entitled to your...

William, you are certainly entitled to your opinion. Of course, I find it rather interesting that you would wait over a year to express it (this thread was well over a year old when you resurrected...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-07-01, 5:57am
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Can you adjust your flame (on a Phantom) and work...

Can you adjust your flame (on a Phantom) and work where it feathers out and is wider? Absolutely. Can a beginner do this? Of course. Is it easier for a beginner to not have to encase colors or...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-07-01, 12:02am
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
The rule of thumb is up to 12" on the Phantom,...

The rule of thumb is up to 12" on the Phantom, although it is possible to get bigger pieces with some good skills. Willy has seen up to 15" on a Phantom... But, again, the rule of thumb is 12".
...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-30, 2:08pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Sorry, Mike. *snicker* Hey, wait a...

Sorry, Mike.
*snicker*

Hey, wait a minute... could that be the new torch Paula is talking about? Maybe it isn't a joke, after all.
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-30, 9:50am
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
You're welcome, Nancy.

You're welcome, Nancy.
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-30, 9:50am
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Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Kris, the Mongoose is a fictional torch. Mike...

Kris, the Mongoose is a fictional torch. Mike made it up for an April Fool's Day joke a year or two ago. I don't know if it survived the hacker attack on the old GLDG board.

Pretty...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-28, 6:55pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
OK, Nancy. Just know that if ever/whenever...

OK, Nancy. Just know that if ever/whenever you're ready to send it in, they're there to help. If there's anything I can to do to help you, PM me.
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-28, 2:15pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Nancy, I remember from previous posts that you...

Nancy, I remember from previous posts that you were having a problem with your Bobcat. I also remember that I suggested that you send it in. Really, the best thing to do is to send it in and let...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-28, 7:44am
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
As far as talking to me about a torch purchase,...

As far as talking to me about a torch purchase, talk to Wally. While I have a personal relationship with Willy, and try to help people as much as I can, I am not an employee of GTT.

I read...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-27, 9:10pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Wow, Chad, six months sounds like an awefully...

Wow, Chad, six months sounds like an awefully long time to wait for a Phantom. I know that GTT has sent Phantoms out to their distributors within the last six months. If you would like to PM me...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-27, 2:55pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Have you ever replaced a valve assembly,...

Have you ever replaced a valve assembly, yourself? Does this void any warranty that Carlisle may have on the torch? Do you know how much Carlisle charges to replace a valve assembly?

The...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-27, 1:56pm
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
Well, why don't you take both torches and run...

Well, why don't you take both torches and run them on quartz and see for yourself which one holds up longer.

That is a practical measurement of "toughness" for a torch - not whether or not you can...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-27, 8:50am
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
BTW, back to the original question that started...

BTW, back to the original question that started this thread...
You don't need a GTT Mirage to outperform a Carlisle CC. A GTT Phantom will do it.

And, the Phantom, like all GTTs, is a completely...
Forum: Torch Questions 2006-06-27, 7:10am
Replies: 123
Views: 27,858
Posted By kbinkster
I think you would have to ask Kevan's husband. ...

I think you would have to ask Kevan's husband. He's the one who uses the Cheetah.
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