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    Re: Paragon bluebird xl

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  2. 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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  5. 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...
  13. 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.
  14. 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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    Re: a little update on my life right now

    Wow, just wow.

    You ever wonder why he mentions certain people and not others?

    I understand why people do what they do. I also understand people's short commings.

    Way to look super lame,...
  20. Thread: Agi 2019

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    Re: Agi 2019

    I sure would like to go. I'm Really REALLY trying.

    Just not sure with melt/Europe in September. A.k.a never enough time to do it all.

    Will you be at melt again?
  21. Thread: Google Hangouts

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    Re: Google Hangouts

    live feeds on Instagram mostly
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    I'm jellous of the neon/plasma work

    93705937069370793708937099371093711 it
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    For Sale: Re: Knight Bullet Torch $450

    great torch... this thing will walk circles around a stacks .... this is a true two stage
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    Re: Fresh out of the kiln

    more alpha testing new colors. Hard to get a real image of what the actual sparkle looks like in person. This was from last night. The disc will be faceted that's why it's super...
  25. Thread: Encased Diamonds

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    Re: Encased Diamonds

    We were talking about diamond encashment just this morning in the shop. I recall a thread with a cz in a wine glass stem? (different thread)

    I can tell you from much experience , herks don't...
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