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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...
  13. 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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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    If the stem is too close to press the can...

    watch this Jason lee video. Specifily how you an add a section to the center of the can bottom towards the end of the build.
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    That prep was a wack shape.

    the bottom Brown on the can should have been the same thickness or thicker. I blew the Brown bottom into a bubble right after that pick. so same handle , Brown bubble...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    That fushia in my last post, Its very limited release, (its not actually released at all yet.)

    I supose if someone were in need of that batch , its labled "light phenoix over White satin " if you...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    Greasy glass alpha testing new colors.

    Green super sparkley one is "jungle juice" about a month old.

    Fushia red piece is a un-named, un-released color over White satin. Helped pull this...
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    Re: Finished up this GL thread holder set!!

    Do you hold it like a hand tool?

    Does this chuck up?

    Got a video of it in action ?
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

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    Want To Buy: Re: WTB Beginner Boro Setup near Rochester, NY

    Is this the same matt from Plattsburgh?

    You got the best spoons. They are missed by a lot of new York locals. I still see them making the rounds as daily drivers.

    If this is Matt , I will...
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    Re: Do push-bowl bubs still move?

    Not sure what a martini style is? The only thing that comes to mind are thoes cheapest thin wall bong slides , circa mid 90's graffix style. Not sure if your talking about skillets or what. Could we...
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    Re: Flame working/ freehand glassblowing

    Switching back and forth makes you a better blower all around. That said , I have pretty basic hot shop skills. It's like skiing on fat skis , then skinny park skis. Or riding a mountain bike then a...
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