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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    Darth Maul custom just got done bakin. Complete with lightsaber and face image on the other...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    damn dude alot going on there thats badass. i love how that bowl swoops way down and makes room for you to attach more to it

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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

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    Re: Annealing question

    Thanks Mike. Photoelasticity. Learning new things every day. I programmed my kiln based on a chart for average thickness of a piece, so as of now i have a marble, basic striking, and pipe...
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    Annealing question

    I'm trying to fill in some questions i still have about annealing. If you finish a piece and give it a full annealing cycle, then fuck with it another day like hitting it with borax or adding dots...
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    Rastafarian Round Up

    Hey guys i been in a bad place. My mom is in hospital and im scared she has lost her ability to regain her life as she knows it, or live at all much longer. She is the one that believed in my glass...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    Thanks misfit! That i/o was almost 150gm. freakin ridiculous. I work for several days, maybe even a week sometimes on these bigger builds (things that are easy to you guys) like small bubblers and...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    kind words kc. I'm picking up on a couple things but still a long way to go
    im diggin the pickle for real

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    [emoji226]https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200607/210e4dfb386695d204317c8ce8be7264.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200607/184bea53b06eb25411670bbf48deeaf3.jpghttps://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/2...
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    Re: Happy 20th birthday to TMP!

    WWOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!! HAPPY BIRTHDAY EVERYBODY!!!!!!https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200602/2405b8088bff572aee7fdd0fb1bf56b2.jpg

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    Re: M0xxy makes a mess

    heres a spoon i made last year. This way you have 3 smaller sections that are easier to control and u can learn more easily how far you have to take it to get a full melt. make a smaller blank (for...
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    Re: M0xxy makes a mess

    one thing that helped me with frit iso, besides taking it through the fires of hell and then farther, was melting half of the blank in, then switching blowtube ends and melting the other half. you...
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    Re: Flame working/ freehand glassblowing

    That would awesome to read some discussions from a group of glassblowers. hot shop work. I guess to me, thats glassblowing and torch is flameworking, lampworking. Either way, i want to mess with...
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    Re: M0xxy makes a mess

    git it MOxxy. I will say this about that. (as my old friend from Kentucky used to say)
    I hear some people saying its better to teach yourself than copy a RevereGlass video and to learn alot of...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    [emoji236][emoji109] me and my dude from WA put this together. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200526/1a4ac7bac3c8c277fe6a682f97859d5d.jpg

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    Re: Kube OpenLathe

    Ya some Littons look small enough to fit in my shop. How much of a limit Cerebrus, would it hold 44mil?

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    Kube OpenLathe

    Has anyone seen this and if so, any thoughts? Looks pretty cool. I dont think im ready for a lathe unless its a tabletop or affordable option. This is an open source plan to build your own. I'll...
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    Re: Colorway funtime

    Ya colored pencils could give lots of shades i haven't tried it yet.
    Did this one last night. Had 8 combos dialed up, sat down and grabbed 3 completely different colors, so theres inspiration in...
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    Re: Colorway funtime

    Since you started this thread regarding color, i figured it might be a good place to include other ways that can help us put colors together.
    I tried some color theory apps and my issue is matching...
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    Re: M0xxy makes a mess

    clean the dog piss outta them lol ya i agree, keeping tubing in the box keeps them cleaner until u nd them. still have to wipe them down before u use. windex works for me.

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    Re: M0xxy makes a mess

    i have a V blade off to my right that i lean my fuming rods on. if i nd the Vblade i move the rods off and slide it over. u could put them in a heavy cup or a brick. I glued two 24's together and...
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    Re: M0xxy makes a mess

    ya man you're on the right track. you can get into a groove where you hit one technique or 2 for a couple weeks, switch it up. I've been practicing lined tubing snd opal encasement and raised carbs...
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    Re: M0xxy makes a mess

    you dont always need a point (i havent used them in a while) but its a skill you will always be glad you practiced bc it transfers to everything else in glass. so much to learn from that simple...
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

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