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    Re: CC crush washer?????

    http://www.talkglass.com/forum/showthread.php?22154-Brass-seals-for-a-Carlisle-CC&highlight=carlisle+cc+ring+copper+brass+screen+rolled

    This thread ^ , minus the rolled up screen. Some one added...
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    Re: CC crush washer?????

    They are not all created equal.

    I have had two, that looked the same,but when I took down the face on the second one, the center sleeve developed a pit /hole in the casting. (inside tube that...
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    Re: CC crush washer?????

    The propane b fitting lines were barb fittings on all my CC's (early vin numbers) untill I look, im not sure if the propane fitting threads are reversed? My CC's were all normal thread direction as...
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    Want To Buy: Re: WTB: Entire setup, OREGON

    For two or 3 k , you could put together a pretty nice shop.

    http://www.talkglass.com/forum/showthread.php?50425-Attention-new-lampworkers-READ-FIRST

    With 15 years, I would think you just buy a...
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    For Sale: Re: Ilmenauer bench burner for sale

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    For Sale: Re: Ilmenauer bench burner for sale

    Cool! I was just taking about this to a friend.

    Are these discontinued? I could no find a websight when I looked the other day.

    Could you post a picture of the ports ?
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    Re: GTT marketing to metalworking industry

    That's pretty cool. Thanks for the post.

    I hung out with willy at melt, we talked about putting a Cobra in the glory hole instead of a giberson ceramic burner head. (Next melt for sure) He...
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    Re: Paragon bluebird xl

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  9. Thread: Cutting tubing

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    Re: Cutting tubing

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ClpONnKyjnI

    This is the way they teach at Salem.

    Here it is on a lathe, (second link) but I have seen it done with more finesse, you only need one scribe around...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    38mm handle. Let's see if I can go

    Bigger....

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    It's boro, (baby blue cheese ) no torch , just a double dip and blow.
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    Blowin bubbles, sorry about quality, the phone camera melted.
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  12. Thread: Glass

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    Re: Glass

    Clear glass tends to all be similar , except the fume colors you can achieve.( Like everyone already mentioned )

    Most people ( 80%?) could not melt a clear tube and tell you what brand it is. It...
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    Re: Import Lake Green Striking Red ??

    It's copper coming out from reduction. Might be you, might be the batch.
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    Re: CBS vs Dichroic Alchemy

    ^ That's not dichroic, it's a iridized coating.

    Boro crow looks different , because it is different.

    Iridized coatings are a little less bling, little more prone to burn out unless it's got...
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    Want To Buy: Re: Fisher multi flame burner

    5 propane 20 o2

    I asked two people that own one. They said the same thing independently.

    Imo try even less , like 2 and 10... It will make the knobs less sensitive. Torches of that era ran...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

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    Re: Fume vortex pattern

    Just a guess as I drink my coffee...

    The spiral was twisted after the fume and the initial stringer stripes on said fume. (a lot of rotations) 4 thick rake stripes of clear ,then it was twisted...
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    Re: Favorite joint forming tool?

    My shop mate has the datum. It's a cool concept, but I still find myself making a better joint with the brass octogon tool that Hashmasta mentioned.

    If I had any complaints about the three piece...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    Rebuilt a older piece , a phoenix from the ashes. Created to replace @xfrankgx's daily driver formerly known as the "Enterprize" "

    It was originally made to look like a Asian knock off of a...
  20. For Sale: Re: Spruce Pine Glass Batch Sale (NOS) $7/50# bag, pickup only, 14534

    Sent to Gmail , took me two tries to get the email correct.
  21. For Sale: Re: Spruce Pine Glass Batch Sale (NOS) $7/50# bag, pickup only, 14534

    sending pm
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    Re: Dangers of working with Tektite?

    If your talking about the black Asian ones, pretty sure tungsten is one of them.

    https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tektite

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    Looks like florine is in there sometimes. That's could...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

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    Trying out new "Acadian night" vs. "satin white. " The green uv is illuminiti. I'm digging this dog tooth shape, lots of posibilitys.
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    For Sale: Re: Origins Glass Dwarf Green Boro Bars

    mabye that's a new reformulated color with the "Dwarf" name?

    I know dwarf bars are a bit smaller , and they have a much more squared off profile. O.G. Dwarf bars are a lighter shade , slightly...
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    For Sale: Re: Origins Glass Dwarf Green Boro Bars

    I'm 90% sure that's Kelly green not dwarf.

    I will post up a dwarf stick in a few, it's more grass green and very very squared off
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