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Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-11-09, 5:49am
Replies: 4
Views: 231
Posted By Locococo
Depends on what's more important to you. The...

Depends on what's more important to you.
The look afterwards or the handling while you fill up the press with glass.
Just look at the horizontal one and try to imagine what a PITA it must be to...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-10-13, 1:13am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,208
Posted By Locococo
Windsong.....it's one wrap around the center. ...

Windsong.....it's one wrap around the center.
When you reach the beginning of your twistie do not melt off the end.
To get a nice crossover cut it off with a nipper.

Kristin......the 4 stripes...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-10-05, 1:13am
Replies: 2
Views: 329
Posted By Locococo
Yes it's definitive Reichenbach Clear RW 201...

Yes it's definitive Reichenbach Clear RW 201 COE96.

Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-10-02, 1:26am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,208
Posted By Locococo
Of course you can do that. If it's a fat rod...

Of course you can do that. If it's a fat rod there should be no problem.

Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-09-23, 1:40am
Replies: 16
Views: 726
Posted By Locococo
I use stick on readers for years, works fine...

I use stick on readers for years, works fine enough. =D>

Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-08-04, 12:03am
Replies: 2
Views: 570
Posted By Locococo
https://www.etsy.com/listing/192669243/8mm-round-3...

https://www.etsy.com/listing/192669243/8mm-round-304-grade-stainless-steel?ga_order=most_relevant&ga_search_type=all&ga_view_type=gallery&ga_search_query=stainless+steel+3mm+hole&ref=sr_gallery-1-15&o...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-29, 2:46am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,408
Posted By Locococo
c 520/f 968

c 520/f 968
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-15, 3:35am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,408
Posted By Locococo
But at least you can be sure it's Clio. :-D I...

But at least you can be sure it's Clio. :-D
I think I need to try a bead with the white/orange base then Clio.
Just to see what pink I will get.

Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-14, 11:58am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,408
Posted By Locococo
Petra...you got some pretty bright pink,...

Petra...you got some pretty bright pink, beautiful beads. \\:D/
So did you made them with the amber looking rod?

Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-14, 11:50am
Replies: 2
Views: 436
Posted By Locococo
I start with 520 C..... when I'm finished with...

I start with 520 C..... when I'm finished with my last bead hold it for 30 min. then ramp down to 440 C ( that will take 2 hrs.) hold 440 C for 30 min. then shut down my kiln.


Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-14, 12:54am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,408
Posted By Locococo
Oh no.....it does mean you can see the deep pink...

Oh no.....it does mean you can see the deep pink when the bead has cooled down. It just looks unspectacular whilst the bead is still hot.
It has nothing to do with kiln striking.
When I started to...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-06-13, 12:23am
Replies: 19
Views: 1,408
Posted By Locococo
Petra............did you put some clear between...

Petra............did you put some clear between the striking orange and Clio?
I'm just asking to rule out some mishaps.

I figured out that the initial color of the rod doesn't matter. The result...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-31, 11:44am
Replies: 11
Views: 878
Posted By Locococo
It really depends in what time the 5 hours were...

It really depends in what time the 5 hours were taken. Oxycons are made for working 24/7. If those 5 hours were taken in weeks/month the inside granulate material gets wet and does not dry enough...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-26, 10:22am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,208
Posted By Locococo
So, here it comes: Melt a gather of clear...

So, here it comes:

Melt a gather of clear glass and shape into a cylinder.
Apply 4 lines in your choice of colour.
A stiff glass like Triton or Gaia will work best.
If you like white and thin...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-26, 10:17am
Replies: 8
Views: 955
Posted By Locococo
For your specific question about silver foil or...

For your specific question about silver foil or leaf I' ve a picture.
Base is CIM Hades with a layer of silver leaf and then reduced.
Always a pleasure.

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Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-25, 2:54am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,208
Posted By Locococo
This technique Della was asking about is nobody's...

This technique Della was asking about is nobody's secret.
She' s seen it in a bead from Anouk and yes maybe she could have asked in a different way.
But come on, all that fuss about who discovered...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-24, 2:23am
Replies: 34
Views: 3,208
Posted By Locococo
To ask for a certain technique is what this...

To ask for a certain technique is what this section stands for.
I'm sure there' re certain very personal secrets out there but I doubt this is one of them.
Della, I'm not sure what you mean exactly...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-05-08, 11:31pm
Replies: 5
Views: 944
Posted By Locococo
Since it's a reduction glass there's no need to...

Since it's a reduction glass there's no need to strike it. Just a few short waves threw a reduction flame will do it's magic. To keep the luster under clear glass work on the cool side. Too much heat...
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-03-24, 1:40am
Replies: 6
Views: 651
Posted By Locococo
https://doublehelixglassworks.com/product/k-113/

https://doublehelixglassworks.com/product/k-113/
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-03-16, 12:08am
Replies: 4
Views: 545
Posted By Locococo
I've some Precision Picasso Silver Blue and it's...

I've some Precision Picasso Silver Blue and it's a transparent dark blue. With a lamp above it looks like this.

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I've also Black Pearl but it's a black opaque glass.

Hope that helps....
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-02-25, 5:35am
Replies: 11
Views: 1,525
Posted By Locococo
A good and cheap replacement sleeve for the arm...

A good and cheap replacement sleeve for the arm rest can be a pair of bike grips.

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Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2018-02-21, 3:21am
Replies: 7
Views: 759
Posted By Locococo
For all green silverglasses you' ve to work very...

For all green silverglasses you' ve to work very cool. If you like to encase Thallo or Gaia you will end up pulling your hair. ](*,)

Elke :waving:
Forum: Free Tutorials 2018-01-19, 3:49am
Replies: 790
Views: 339,911
Posted By Locococo
Sorry to say this but you won't get any more info...

Sorry to say this but you won't get any more info than what is described already within this thread. You' ll find all answers to all questions about Raku here. Even your own questions were asked...
Forum: Sale Rack 2018-01-16, 2:52am
Replies: 28
Views: 2,227
Posted By Locococo
Thanks Ron, that's one great bargain and the...

Thanks Ron,

that's one great bargain and the tutorials are well made. \\:D/

Elke :waving:
Forum: Tips, Techniques, and Questions 2017-12-16, 3:24am
Replies: 10
Views: 1,042
Posted By Locococo
If anyone is interested here's an older thread...

If anyone is interested here's an older thread about the different batches of Silver Brown and how to treat this beautiful glass....
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