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grayeye
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okay so I got the shape I want with the grinder but now..

Postby grayeye » Sat Mar 15, 2014 5:33 pm

I used a glass grinder to shape the pieces because they looked like blobs (after using a microwave kiln) but now the edges are ugly mat black. now what?

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Re: okay so I got the shape I want with the grinder but now.

Postby Stephen Richard » Sat Mar 15, 2014 6:31 pm

Grind with successively fine sandpaper or diamond pads and water until a luster, then fire polish
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grayeye
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Re: okay so I got the shape I want with the grinder but now.

Postby grayeye » Sat Mar 15, 2014 9:23 pm

Thank you.
What is firepolish? and how do I do it?

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Re: okay so I got the shape I want with the grinder but now.

Postby Stephen Richard » Sun Mar 16, 2014 8:52 am

Look at the tutorial on the main site www.warmglass.com
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