2001 Glassworking Tips
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3/01 Preventing Hinge Seize
11/2000 Garage Sale Glass Holder
10/2000 Mounting Panels in Curved Spaces
9/2000 Repair tips for came and foil work
8/2000 The Only Sure Fire Preventative for Mirror Black Edge
7/2000 Adding Computer Generated Text and Graphics to your work!
6/2000 Cleaning Grout Haze from Mosaics
5/2000 Prepare Now to Match Glass Later
4/2000 Preventing Soldering Cracks in "Problem Glasses"
3/2000 Avoiding "Lost Pieces" in Mosaic Stones
2/2000 Designing Lamps (Cont'd from 1/2000)
1/2000 Designing Lamps (and boxes too) -Cont'd from 9/99
12/99 A Third Hand
11/99 Preparing to Cut Glass
10/99 Holding 3-D Work for Soldering
8/99-9/99 Designing Lamps - (This one is pretty long and took quite some work to put together so I thought it was fair as a two month tip!)
7/99 Dealing with Pits and Interrupted score lines
6/99 A third hand
5/99 A dialog on grinder OVERuse
4/99 Handy Iron Holder
3/99 Came carrier/storage container
2/99 Inexpensive glass rack
1/99 Protect your Patterns!
12/98 Plastic Patterns
11/98 Turning Panels Over Safely- (Addition to Techniques Discussed at the Help Desk)
10/98 Desoldering for Repairs in Flat Work
9/98 Hold Your Patterns with Glue Stick
8/98 The "Tiffany Whisper", or Don't Rely on the Adhesive
7/98 Hold Your Work with "Upholstered Bricks"
6/98 Antique Patina
5/98 Choosing the Right Lamp Base
4/98 Cutting Narrow Strips
3/98 Creating a Personal Sample Set
2/98 Creating Easy Assembly Jigs for Curved or Irregular Shaped Panels
1/98 Finishing Touches for Frames
12/97 Preventing Grinder Head "Lockup"
11/97 Create a Color Reference Collection
10/97 Make foiling easier on the eyes
9/97 A Neat Variation for Zinc Frames
8/97 Framing panels with Wood Frame Stock or Rigid Came
7/97 Contributor Quick Tips: Hinge Help and Reviving Old Foil
6/97 No-Spill Flux Holder
5/97 Adjustable Fit For Easy Installations
4/97 Cutting a "V" Notch Without a Band Saw
3/97 Glass Cleaner
2/97 A Few Notes on Selecting and Matching Glass
1/97 Reusable Patterns
12/96 Sal Ammoniac / Sal Ammoniac Water?!
11/96 Organizing Scrap Glass
10/96 Fixing Foil Splits
9/96 Preventing Foil Splits
8/96 Adjusting Fit
7/96 Try Cutting Glass on a Plexiglas Surface (Cutting Circles)
6/96 Straight Cutting Against a Ruler
5/96 Preventing Solder Run Throughs
4/96 Special Foil Applications
3/96 Use of Glass "Grain"
2/96 Choosing your foil size
I bought some tiny brass hinges to try on a box. I painted the moving part
of the hinge with Liquid Paper (White Out) before I soldered. The solder
didn't stick and the Liquid Paper came off easily when I was cleaning the
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