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    Re: Rest in peace Swim

    I Appreciate the feedback. Im sure he would have as well.
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    Rest in peace Swim

    Justin had a rough 2022. He always kept it real, a close friend of mine And many others. wish I could elaborate, It would only be speculation. He Will be missed.
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    Re: Registration page unaccessable??

    ^this
  4. Thread: moldavite - ?

    by BORO
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    Re: moldavite - ?

    Sounds like hype.... all my rock shop friends still buy and sell it for 1 or 2 $ a gram. (Usually pre sales before doors open to the public at rock shows) I have seen truck loads in the last 18...
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    Re: Need some help with Fuming

    :chilling:
  6. For Sale: Re: Exceptionally straight and smooth Litton HSA + Shitloads of extras

    Add from 2018?!
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    Re: Need some help with Fuming

    You try to burn it off... but its baked into the glass , so it looks transparent amber color . If it all burnt off , it was too cold of a blank. Unless your really cooking the clear , then it may...
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    Re: Need some help with Fuming

    Get a pre mix hand torch.

    Low propane presure is a good idea.

    Simax not schott.

    Layers and fades usually get the range of colors.

    Less is more.
  9. Thread: Requests

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    Sticky: Re: Requests

    Having issues loading pics. It acts fine right up till I click upload, thinks for a few seconds, and goes back to the text, just no attachment? (As if it was invisible )
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    Re: Current state of the industry circa 2021

    Mabye 1/3rd of my time? (Or a little less)

    Q.c. testing / r.n.d / for greasy. I work trade, color mostly. I could move closer to them and be full time. For now tho. I like my time there , and my...
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    Re: Current state of the industry circa 2021

    Thanks for taking the time to reply. ( Your time is the most valuable thing you have.)

    It will be intresting to see how sales shake out as social media refines the algoritm.

    I agree about the...
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    Re: Current state of the industry circa 2021

    Toby logic studios just moved between bellingham and seattle. (From vegas)



    You should look them up on instsgram.

    Peetwice is a super close friend ( lives at tobys )

    I think they will...
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    Re: Current state of the industry circa 2021

    +1^

    Thats exactly what I was looking for. I agree with the direction things are moving with online sales.

    Private sales, it been that way forever in my world. (I'm a fan of "used" ) Are...
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    Current state of the industry circa 2021

    This is specificly a question geared towards the functional side of the glass scène. However I am totally interested in any part of the glass industry, the more people who help paint this picture ...
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    Re: Why are lathes so pricey?

    I swear I posted these pics. In this thread , when this ksa-p was delivered. Someday I will find that thread? Or it got lost to the ages....


    Looked like this when it was bought and delivered . ...
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    Want To Buy: Re: nortel midrange w/premix topfire

    I know where some extra equipment is.

    Let me look around in mass. Might take a few days. People out of town atm
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    Want To Buy: Re: WTB Lava & Orange Crayon Frit 70 grade

    I can tell you the china $ is up.

    Rumor has it asian companys have bern shopping for cads from the us. (I assume its the current value of asian currency in genral is up?)

    Alliexpress has...
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    Want To Buy: Re: WTB Lava & Orange Crayon Frit 70 grade

    Whale has it in #38

    Looks like ust has it in stock? Not sure what size

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    I only see small jars in stock... just depends on how bad ypu need it i guess
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    Re: Sentry express 5.0 reads "CPL8 "

    Exactly. So I asked around. Three different people told me the same story , but different read outs , and all of they said paragon had "No idea , never seen it before."This is the only 5.0 I know...
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    For Sale: Re: Kiln 120volt needs a little TLC $200

    Got to be like a dentist kiln / dentures I bet.

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    ^ Here is some of them not all of them

    I'm also posting from Central mass this evening. Small world. I bet I could...
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    Sentry express 5.0 reads "CPL8 "

    Any one have any idea what that means on this paragon ?

    Asked paragon. They had no idea.

    They suggested I waited for Laura to come in, hopefully call back , and walk through a reset.... well...
  22. Into to glass solids / Engineering glass properties. (M.I.T. Lectures)

    Sit in for class at massachusetts institute of technology while they go over some properties that define glass.

    I know I had a few things wrong or backwards in my head. This is worth the watch...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

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    I was stoked that all this new greasy glass color, is virtually air free.

    The main body is transparent Yoshi over blue satin.
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    who made the milli?

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    Re: Best bead release for borosilicate?

    This is what they use at my shop.

    (Mostly borosilicate )

    https://www.mountainglass.com/Dip-N-Go-Sludge-Ultra-16-fl-oz

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