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bronze soldering iron tip
Can a bronze rod be used for a soldering iron tip? I've used plain copper rod. It tends to get "eaten" if you use acid fluxes but it's easy to file down again. I've made T shape bits by hard soldering...
14 years ago 2
 
Randy Hansen, you still lurking? Glass Lathe
Interested in a glass lathe, cheap? I know where one is available, and it needs to be gone by the 12th of April, yeah, short notice, but worth it. Litton U077, in great shape... Where's it at and how...
14 years ago 2
 
?'s on BoroSilicate Fusing temps
Newbee to group here. Have been fusing with COE 90 and 96 for about 2 years, and some beading. No experience with BoroSilicate, unitl I couldn't resist a EBAY item with scrap dichroic Boro and a lot...
14 years ago 3
 
conference update
Updated info for Albany,NY conference on July 21-24 Complete info on pricing,hotel,schedule,direction etc check out Vic do you know Leo Milkhiker? He worked at or for Rolf & Willet. Very talented...
14 years ago 2
 
FS: Book sale ends Sunday, Midnight..
For those of you interested, books on stained glass, beadmaking and fusing on sale in the special offers section of Located in the UK - same day despatch, as usual. Will ship to worldwide. Thank you...
14 years ago
 
Charter & (pointer to) FAQs
CHARTER for PREAMBLE: The newsgroup was created primarily for the purpose of discussion related to working with glass. In order to improve the mechanism whereby we may do so without undue distraction,...
14 years ago
 
FA: Vintage Complete Punch Bowl Set Pinwheel Diamond NM
This is a one-time posting to your group. After reading your FAQ, it appears that such an item might be of interest to some of your readers even though it is an already finished item rather than a...
14 years ago 1
 
blindly scoring forwards
Well maby not so blindly, but it feels like it. I am new to stained glass. I have been reading, taking classes, and practicing. I am doing okay with 'cutting' my glass, but when it comes to 'pattern...
14 years ago 8
 
Which mastic is best?
Hey, I need help. I want to glue a mirror to the inside of my TV entertainment center. I ordered the glass (27x38) but the glue (putty colored) that Biswanger sold me didn't work and I held it in...
14 years ago 11
 
Supplier
Does anyone know a good place to buy small amounts of glass and supplies for a small studio. I live in eastern Canada and there is only one supply store in my city, and it doesn't always have what I...
14 years ago
 
pot melts
Does anyone know a good temperature - schedule for pot melts? I use 1550 to 1800 depending on the effect I want. Most common is 1650. Okay, I'll bite, what's a pot melt - from your point of view? The...
14 years ago 31
 
Stained GLass Inventory
Anybody have a good system for managing their stained glass inventory? It makes me a bit crazy, since the glass comes in sheets of so many sizes, and each with a different color and price, then add to...
14 years ago 9
 
Stain Glass Pricing Software
I had a littl freeware program once for pricing stain glass projects but I can't seem to find it anywhere on the internet. Does anyone know where I can find it? It priced on number of pieces,...
14 years ago 18
 
Cheap Thin NiChrome Wire
Hello, I see some people use thin gauge NiChrome in your craft. PnJ Resources, LLC is the cheapest source for small quantities of Nichrome wire available. 30, 32, 34, 36, 40, and 48 gauges in stock...
14 years ago
 
Where can I post glass bevel items for sale?
Due to downsizing into a small place,have mostly bevels & few clusters that I like to sell. Where can I post them,as the only post's I know (think it's 3) are mostly for electronic's, and the a-z...
14 years ago 4