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Old 2018-06-17, 8:38am
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Thanks Kristin and Laura. Yes, Kristin, come to the dark side... Good luck with the oxycon! Hope you can fix it.

Pretty beads, Laura! How cool to use a frit named after your biz. I need to get out more and check on some of her frit.

KA, I agree with Susan. Fusion/FPI is awesome. Only super heat where your footprint will go, otherwise the part that was heated and then cooled will sometimes crack when you marver or use a roller.
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Old 2018-06-17, 9:52am
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All the beads look awesome. I can never seem to get the bead release to stay intact while working boro.
I have exactly this problem also! I have many beads that I cannot get off the mandrel either.
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thank you so much, Susan

I just finished 10 hours of torching last night and still not caught up on my customs. Can we say 'overcommitted' ? LOL Maybe next week......Post some more pretties!
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Thank you, Dave. Have you tried Fusion? I'd be happy to send you a little to try if you'd like.

Thanks but I bought this a few years ago and everyone raved about it. Specifically designed for boro so I came to the conclusion I am more of a pendant type guy.

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