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    After some Internet reading looks like I got it...

    After some Internet reading looks like I got it all wrong … butane is also heavier than air also hotter than propane.
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    I remember the main difference between propane...

    I remember the main difference between propane and butane regarding safety indoors is that propane is heavier than air and should never be stored indoors in case of serious leaks.
    A large propane...
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    Thanks for that China, cheap as chips sounds like...

    Thanks for that China, cheap as chips sounds like my kind of store although not in the UK …. plenty of others to choose from … I wanted a large plate for the amount of copper wire I like to anneal …...
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    Annealing pan

    Hi all i’ve just finished a video about making a cheap alternative annealing pan, great for hobbyists who don’t want to spend a lot on such kit. It’s a simple six minute video … what do you think? …...
  5. Now that would have been rather embarrassing …...

    Now that would have been rather embarrassing … just the sort of thing I would do.
  6. Sorry about that … I am very dyslexic … totally...

    Sorry about that … I am very dyslexic … totally reliant on voice recognition … find it very hard to spot mistakes … never used written words until a few years ago and now totally reliant on modern...
  7. I think mini bottles would be a good start, some...

    I think mini bottles would be a good start, some suppliers sell counterfeit torches with these bottles that are probably worth avoiding best sticking with an original SLT.
    They come with five...
  8. Hi David, I absolutely adore my SLT One of my...

    Hi David, I absolutely adore my SLT One of my most treasured purchases. I mostly use it for smelting and casting because of its concentrated heat. I use a supplier called hobby gas for my oxygen no...
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    Hi 2 u 2 Nopir, hope your interests are fulfilled...

    Hi 2 u 2 Nopir, hope your interests are fulfilled on here. There’s a lot of contributions from very experienced, helpful and knowledgeable people on this in-depth forum.
    All the best … Nick
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    Nice one David just figured out how to translate...

    Nice one David just figured out how to translate this, glad I don’t have to figure out imperial measurements even with a translate/convert button … Nick
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    Yeah sorry about that open my mouth before...

    Yeah sorry about that open my mouth before thinking sometimes.
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    Imperial measurements … oh no.

    Imperial measurements … oh no.
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    Hi Sam, I have a S.L.T and it only blows out if...

    Hi Sam, I have a S.L.T and it only blows out if the gas pressures are to high, either with the regulators attached to the bottles, or with the taps on the torch handle … easily dealt with. To set my...
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    I’ve heard Petrobond can vary in quality and...

    I’ve heard Petrobond can vary in quality and grain size depending who’s made it. I absolutely adore Delft clay, had some fantastic results with this premium product. Definitely would stick with it...
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    Hi china, i used a big vice one time to pack...

    Hi china, i used a big vice one time to pack Delft Clay … works really well … i’ve often wondered what it would be like to use petrobond and scale things up a bit to attempt casting more sculptural...
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    Hi China, thanks for your comment, yes I did...

    Hi China, thanks for your comment, yes I did think about quickly throwing it together with a welder, but had second thoughts about trying to show how something like this can be made with basic tools...
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    Making a Delft Clay flask.

    Hi all hope you’re happy and well,
    i’ve just finished making a long casting flask for ring shanks, I tried to keep the design simple so it can be made with basic tools (no welding needed).
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    Hi David thanks for that, oh yes I forgot to...

    Hi David thanks for that, oh yes I forgot to mention the size of the wires, I’ll have to add that to the description, The copper wire was 1.7 and the silver was 2mm diameter.
    The bronze...
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    Thanks for that Dennis, it was supposed to be a...

    Thanks for that Dennis, it was supposed to be a light-hearted fun video showing how easy and neat a seven strand twist is to make. However it went a bit wayward when I started melting the ends with...
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    Hi China, thanks for that, hope your rehab goes...

    Hi China, thanks for that, hope your rehab goes well, i’m sure YouTube will help pass the time, i’ve enjoying filming videos, gives me a new dimension on making stuff … at No. 35 now.
    Take it easy …...
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    Sacred geometry

    Hi all, just finished a video trying to look at simple and basic sacred geometry in jewellery making… what do you think? … i’m hoping it makes some sort of sense.

    https://youtu.be/lkxXsOWCLk0 …...
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    Using charcoal

    Hi again, finally managed to upload my playing with charcoal video … thanks to all your help and encouragement.
    Here is the link for anyone interested, what do you think?
    Thanks
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    Thanks for your comments Dennis and China, so...

    Thanks for your comments Dennis and China, so I’ll leave the statement about charcoal being good for working with gold in my video…. Appreciate your expertise… Nick
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    Working with gold

    Hi all hope you’re well and not too wind swept, A quick question for all you Goldsmiths … i’m just finishing a video about using charcoal and being a hobbyist I’ve never worked with gold. My question...
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    Nice to see something new and different that I’ve...

    Nice to see something new and different that I’ve not seen before … especially when it’s been handmade.
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