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Wet belt sander surface speed
I know this is a pet subject of some at the moment but I thought I would ask a tech question about them. I have been asked to repair what I believe to be an Essemce wet belt linisher, it currently...
14 years ago 5
 
Fusing Glass Discussions
Hi everyone! Have been playing with my new kiln and LOVING it!!! Thinking about pre-emptively buying stock in the electric company to recoup some of my costs in running the thing day and night. But...
14 years ago 48
 
Assorted Schauer Blythe jewellery enamel glass fusing 50 oz kit now only $39 great colors
please see: to clear this stuff, please make me an offer on bulk lots to: Lostwax AT Package consists of 50 ounces or 1.4 kilograms total each containing: 18 ounces / 510 grams fine powder, 12 ounces...
14 years ago
 
any one burn grass in their studios?
Hi. I am in the process of building a pellet fired furnace. As prototype developing goes, Using recyled found equipment before buying specialty parts that are the right thing ie; barbie rottiserie...
14 years ago 7
 
Warning purchasing online from Stained Glass Wharehouse.
Just wanted to share my bad experience purchasing supplies from Stained Glass WhareHouse . In the past Ipurchased a several items from them and had not encountered problemstill my last purchase....
14 years ago 11
 
Online suppliers in the EU
Can anyone here recommend a good supplier of all things related to stained glass within the EU and with a functioning online site? Thanks, Arlene Dennie > You should be able to find something here.>...
14 years ago 1
 
copper soldering iron tip
Hi again, I'm facing things here that i never encountered in the US despite 8 years in the field. My new 150 Watt iron arrived yesterday...it's a copy of a German model but at 1/2 the price. i've...
14 years ago 5
 
solder prices, etc.
Obtaining the right solder over here in Turkey has been an 'issue' for me right from the start. It was recommended that I purchase a brand I haven't heard of before: Feray... I'm assuming it's locally...
14 years ago 1
 
Just wanted to thank everyone
all of you who have been so kind to offer advice and suggestions over the past couple of weeks.. i want to thank you very much. my studio is essentially finished! and it's WONDERFUL...and...
14 years ago 2
 
anti-stain liquid
hi everybodyI have found a liquid product (sometimes used with PMMA powder) which is used as an anti-stain coating to protect flat glass surface from alkaline attack. does anybody know about the...
14 years ago 15
 
protective liquid
have any of you heard about or have you tried any of the protective liquid for glasses while they are stored? no...but i'm interested to hear what it 'protects' against (assuming it's protection...
14 years ago 10
 
Warm Glass
Is there a newsgroup similar to this for fusing and slumping? Thanks HI Jeff Not a newsgroup, as such - but there's a fair bit of chat in the various forums over at Hope this helps Adrian ======return...
14 years ago 2
 
defects during storage of flat glass
hi, during storage of flat glasses they undergo some defects because of producing some alkaline solutions. can somebody tell me how can I solve this problem? try a product that removes lime such as...
14 years ago 6
 
Removing scratches?
Is there any way to remove scratches from glass, so that it cannot be seen? I actually have a couple of nice TV sets with minor scratches on the screen, and I only need them so the scratch isn't...
14 years ago 2
 
more questions, are you bored yet?
Okay...here's what i need to know.. I want to start designing some four or five sided free-standing table lamps... and need some rigid metal for them to fit into a wooden base. i know that brass or...
14 years ago 10