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updated mon 18 oct 04


Ann Brink on sun 17 oct 04

Christie wrote: "Also a friend who does melted glass tried melting obsidian,
took it up to 1800 F. and no melt."

Hi Christie- I fired some apache tears (obsidian) and they foamed up like
mad. Good thing they were on large enough shards. I'm pretty sure it was
at about 1900, but I could be wrong- could have been cone 6 or so. I must
have turned the kiln off during that window before the bubbles burst and ran

Ann Brink in Lompoc CA