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Where to go in Czech Republic?
Hi all, In September I am going on holiday for 2 weeks. Someone informed that I could go to the Czech Republic because you can find really nice stained glass, glass objects and antiques there. (the...
11 years ago 6
 
Iridescent glass
Does anyone know how the iridescent coating on stained glass is made, and what the stuff is made of? I'm wondering how to remove select areas on a piece. I do not know the formula. In principle it is...
11 years ago 7
 
Query regarding glass surfaces?
I?ve got a query relating to glass surfaces. I?ve noticed that glaziers can fit special non-reflective glass to picture frames. I?ve felt the surface of this special type of glass, and it is very very...
11 years ago 5
 
Thanks for everything
Hi folks, If there's anyone left to read this that is - thanks for answering all my questions over the years. Thanks to you I became a pretty good stained glass dude. Too bad it never took me...
11 years ago 2
 
F/S: going through glass inventory SCRAP/STRIPS
I am going through about 1,000 pounds of mostly URO, BULLSEYE (not sorted for COE90), YOGO and of course Spectrum. Spring cleaning my shop from about 25 years of lampshade making. Very little...
11 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,...
11 years ago
 
forming a large diameter tube
I was thinking about how to slump a large diameter tube from a flat plane of glass. I have little experience with glass working and dont know to what degree this is workable... You'd take a piece of...
11 years ago 5
 
vacuum seal on experimental apparatus
Howdy: I'm planning an experimental apparatus. The part that i am asking about here is a seal between a borosilicate chamber (with an inch or so diameter opening) and small diameter metal tube. The...
11 years ago 5
 
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,...
11 years ago
 
beach glass?
How on eareth do you tell the difference between real beach glass and glass that someone polished in a rock tumbler??? HI I wouldn't think you could tell just by looking - after all, it's the same...
11 years ago 7
 
www.lambertsglass.com / Mouth blown window glass
Dear glass friends, today I updated the site of my employer (Glashuette Lamberts Waldsassen, Germany) and I invite you to visit the new english part of our site. Now you can see all of our mouth blown...
11 years ago
 
FS: GLass stuff, Denver wheel engraver
I am going to start clearing out "stuff", be it equipment that does n't get used enough, glass that is really great, but I have no particular use for, or old lamp molds, which haven't gone over real...
11 years ago 2
 
silent auction for memorial art gallery glass gala
Brett Pierce and Jeanne Menafo created this goblet for the Rochester Memorial Art Gallery Silent Auction please visit us @ Wall Please visit us and share...
11 years ago
 
SALE: Dichroic Glass Grab Bags on Etsy
COE90 dichroic glass cut into strips
11 years ago
 
solder oxidation
I have two pieces, both made by me 30 years ago; one is a copper-foil window and the solder is as shiny as the day it was made. The other is a lamp with zinc came soldered together and it is grey and...
11 years ago 1