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glass sales off 20% overall
slightly less in the fusing dept. got it right from horses mouth!! and........... Wholesale, retail, manufacturers? what horse? m I'm thinking it might be from the other end of the horse..... Actually...
14 years ago 39
 
'splain to me about 'band saws'
this is an innovation i know nothing about...basically, since getting back into SG, i've ignored the topic when looking at catalogs but ... all of a sudden it dawned on me that there are some folks...
14 years ago 69
 
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A very heart felt thank you to all.
I have found someone that will keep me supplied in stained glass pieces for some time to come and wanted to thank everyone for the kind welcome, help and information. Thank you. Harry
14 years ago
 
I am sorry. I forgot to mention this.
Forgot to mention. If you are interested in tumbling here are just a FEW links to some tumblers: Harborfreight - The cheapest way to go to see if you would want to. North is the best place I found...
14 years ago
 
Raw, Rough, or Broken pieces of stained glass
I am looking for any size pieces 1/2in and bigger, any color or type of stained glass pieces that I can tumble to make me some mosaics and windchimes. I would like to have between 20 and 30 pounds of...
14 years ago 12
 
Help a girl out: 11 pendants on eBay going cheap!!
One of my early attempts at selling my pendants online is bombing. :-( As I had some various things lying around, I thought it would help clean up quickly if I posted them all together. So I have...
14 years ago 35
 
Need some discontinued glass...
I'm looking for some clear "Wavex". To refresh your memory, "Wavex" looks like a cross between seedy, water, and hammered textures. The closest thing I can find is Vegla, but the Vegla is too cloudy...
14 years ago 5
 
anyone using a computer-generated pattern?
I may have said that wrong...'computer-generated pattern' might be the incorrect term... i'm talking about the 'rapid resizer' or similar programs. this week, i'm going to make a big shift with my...
14 years ago 10
 
job opportunity
Botti Studio located in Evanston, Il. (just north of Chicago) is accepting resumes for experienced stained glass bench glaziers. Applicants should have a minimum of ten (10) years experience in...
14 years ago 7
 
who's doing mosaics here?
i think that another direction for me to head next (maybe in 6-9 months) might be mosaics... i had considered fusing but since it would require a whole different supply of glass (ie, i can't use the...
14 years ago 8
 
Wet belt sander update
Thanks for the comments all, you were quite right the issue with the unit was most likely too little water as now it's back together and good water flow all is working fine with the belt speed as it...
14 years ago 1
 
So if Javahut goes on vacation....
It has been mighty quiet around here! I would prefer to think that you are all SOOO busy with your glass that you haven't had time to post, rather than if Java don't play, ain't nobody playin'! I want...
14 years ago 4
 
look folks - a NEW topic related to glass even !!! well, a grinder question anyway.
okay, enough frivolity... years ago, when i had my first glass studio (it was about the time the last dinosaur walked the earth)...i had a grinder...i think it was a Glasstar...i don't remember it...
14 years ago 2
 
Yah know what I think...
I think I need a break from this place for a while, I am developing an attitude similar to the one I had when I quit teaching. I'm going on vacation. how does the saying go... 'don't let the doorknob...
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