FIREBIRD BULLION!!!!

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  1. Holdfast

    Holdfast Well-Known Member Silver Stacker

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    You'll do fine mate. ;)

    From: 01:07 :D
     
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    Up for a second challenge Lucky :)
     
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    Hmmmmm? Pouring silver like making a cappuccino, I hadn’t thought of that :) Ill try it and see what happens
     
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    I might have to quit my day job ha ha
     
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  7. Holdfast

    Holdfast Well-Known Member Silver Stacker

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    The work bench in flames is quite impressive! ;)

    You've probably already thought about a fire-proof surface.
    Firebricks are very expensive, I had an old wood heater that was lined with
    damaged firebricks so I replaced them but not with firebricks.
    Clay pavers do the trick, they take a lot of heat and may be the ticket as an interim
    fix; easy to replace a few as well.

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    Boyscout Well-Known Member Silver Stacker

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    Just do not try drinking it:)

    I am really looking forward to you getting your stamp and smashing things out:)
     
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    great pours once again lucky, looking sweet.
    It'll really start to elevate the pours when you get that custom stamp :) Bring things to a whole new level.
    Congrats :)
     
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    Yeah I have fire bricks but found when ever silver splashed out of the mold it would stick to the brick and contaminate the silver. When any splashed silver lands on the wood it just turns into a clean ball.
    I’m actually going to put a piece of granite on the bench instead and see how that goes :)
     
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    Holdfast Well-Known Member Silver Stacker

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    ^^^Thanks for the info regarding why. :cool::)

    Cheers ;)
     
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    Holdfast Well-Known Member Silver Stacker

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    PS
    If you wanted to get more ripples in the silver a cheap electric air pump
    or similar small engine bolted to the timber might provide nice patterns. ???
     
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    Yeah I thought about that but something I haven’t tried yet which I’ve seen work well is to wave the blow torch flame back and forwards over the cooling metal to create some nice ripples and swirls :)
    Hopefully try it tonight
     
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    Have you tried to refine 925 silver?
     
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    great video again Lucky
     
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    Do you mean 925 refined to 999? No haven’t tried that. Watched some people do it on YouTube but that’s another game altogether.
    Would be cool to melt some 925 though into a bar.
     
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    some nice ripples there :)
    My stamp should arrive soon and I’ll start banging out some FIREBIRD BULLION bars!!
     
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