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Old 2018-05-26, 1:18am
Katia Katia is offline
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Originally Posted by jsknow4445 View Post
Thank you so much for all of the suggestions - I can see firepolished edges would be very helpful. Do you recommend to use thin instead of 3mm strips for torch work?

Also very grateful for the dichro tip, I've been wanting to try that but would have never thought to cap it with clear first. You are right - 90 dichro selection is lucious.
Never mind I think, you can use both, there is not a big difference. Since coe 90 is pretty stiff, for layered pieces thin is more convenient because when you fuse a piece, you end up with a thicker piece, but both will work, anyway - fused glass wants to be 1/4" if fully fused without any intentional limitations - pretty close to regular rod thickness. So you can use what you have without additional investments.
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