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Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2019-09-16, 2:08pm
Replies: 3
Views: 207
Posted By 5betsy
There have been a couple very thorough...

There have been a couple very thorough discussions of viscosity and Coe both here on LE and over on Wetcanvas. I find searching inside both sites frustrating so I use Google.

Try using search...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2019-08-24, 2:21pm
Replies: 8
Views: 232
Posted By 5betsy
Uroboros/System 96 rod and cane is gone from the...

Uroboros/System 96 rod and cane is gone from the U.S. I believe a Mexican company bought the formulae and are producing sheet glass and maybe frit by now.

I don't know of any plans to make cane...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2019-03-20, 12:25pm
Replies: 7
Views: 783
Posted By 5betsy
Time to dig out all that glass I'm not using. ...

Time to dig out all that glass I'm not using.

Makes me glad I bought out the dude at Big M in Tacoma when I finally realized Spectrum was out of business! Only thing I'm short on is clear.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2019-02-01, 11:52am
Replies: 30
Views: 1,393
Posted By 5betsy
Liability

Sorry. Hard nose here.

As you gently break up with this person you might want to tell them that hy charging for torch time means they are a business and could easily be sued for this.

Ugly, I...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-09-26, 12:06pm
Replies: 5
Views: 618
Posted By 5betsy
Me too. Hope someone answers.

Me too. Hope someone answers.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-08-18, 7:29am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,634
Posted By 5betsy
Thanks, Eileen. Many of my sticks end up as...

Thanks, Eileen.

Many of my sticks end up as permanent 'flowers' in indoor plant pots. People love them.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-08-15, 5:49pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,634
Posted By 5betsy
I make a bead on the mandrel and then decorate...

I make a bead on the mandrel and then decorate the mandrel with colored wire, big metal spacers, etc.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-08-02, 10:10am
Replies: 20
Views: 2,756
Posted By 5betsy
Omg.

Omg.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-07-26, 12:38pm
Replies: 13
Views: 1,514
Posted By 5betsy
Yup. Greens tend to spread and streak. ...

Yup. Greens tend to spread and streak.

Coloraddictions site is all about color testing, I'd look there for ideas.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-07, 2:10pm
Replies: 10
Views: 996
Posted By 5betsy
What torch are you using? You may need to...

What torch are you using?

You may need to move your bead further from the torch head. Or add more oxygen.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-05, 12:46pm
Replies: 10
Views: 967
Posted By 5betsy
Contact Philbaum at his studio. Or call...

Contact Philbaum at his studio.

Or call Sonora glass academy, they'll know. 520 884 7814
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-29, 12:01pm
Replies: 11
Views: 1,577
Posted By 5betsy
Call the warranty place. Fussing with it...

Call the warranty place.

Fussing with it yourself while it's still under warranty is not good
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-24, 10:41am
Replies: 17
Views: 3,069
Posted By 5betsy
I too believe the craft is in transition. I've...

I too believe the craft is in transition. I've been torching about 10 or 11 years.

I'll do it til I die.

Recently I found a stained glass shop that had some System 96 rods and I bought almost...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-14, 9:03am
Replies: 13
Views: 1,550
Posted By 5betsy
I've been considering an electric griddle for...

I've been considering an electric griddle for this purpose. In the kiln door is really awkward for me and kiln top is not hot enough.
Forum: Torch Questions 2018-05-09, 4:40pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,390
Posted By 5betsy
Hmmmm. Interesting. Thanks

Hmmmm. Interesting. Thanks
Forum: Torch Questions 2018-05-08, 6:57pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,390
Posted By 5betsy
Bummer. I guess I need a bigger torch. I...

Bummer.

I guess I need a bigger torch. I upgraded to a 10lpm and it's great but didn't know if the torch could handle 'overclocking' like we used to do to pc chips.
Forum: Torch Questions 2018-05-05, 12:50pm
Replies: 7
Views: 2,390
Posted By 5betsy
How much oxygen for a minor

I'm wondering if there's a benefit to running my Minor torch with 15 lpm oxygen from 2 oxycons.

I have a 10 lpm and a 5 lpm. So I guess there's a second question. Can I run 2 unequal oxycons...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-05, 12:40pm
Replies: 14
Views: 2,942
Posted By 5betsy
Bump. I needed this today! Yay, LE to the rescue.

Bump. I needed this today! Yay, LE to the rescue.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-03, 6:59am
Replies: 14
Views: 2,079
Posted By 5betsy
I have some 96 red that is coral. Let me see if I...

I have some 96 red that is coral. Let me see if I can load a pic.

Let me know if this works for you.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-04-30, 7:46pm
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By 5betsy
Huh. I'll give it a go. Makes me encase...

Huh.

I'll give it a go. Makes me encase twice. Ouch.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-04-30, 6:06pm
Replies: 4
Views: 776
Posted By 5betsy
Yellow doesn't like to be encased?

Just made batches of encased spacers over the past two weekends. Single non-reactive inner color with a thick clear encasement.

Almost 20% of the yellow cracked. One at a time over a period of a...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-04-25, 12:46pm
Replies: 7
Views: 814
Posted By 5betsy
I found similar styles from Rowanberry Designs...

I found similar styles from Rowanberry Designs and Kitzblitz art glass.
Forum: Free Tutorials 2018-03-19, 12:40pm
Replies: 38
Views: 5,469
Posted By 5betsy
THANK YOU. Just what I needed exactly when I...

THANK YOU. Just what I needed exactly when I needed it.

Yep, the universe still works.
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-03-19, 6:54am
Replies: 31
Views: 5,300
Posted By 5betsy
It's mine. I use it.

It's mine. I use it.
Forum: Torch Questions 2018-03-16, 6:44am
Replies: 2
Views: 1,070
Posted By 5betsy
If you have a Praxair, they can help.

If you have a Praxair, they can help.
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