How to Make an Easy and Safe Torch Station
Using a torch in a studio is easy. Especially butane torches. Check out these free videos I made with Beaducation on how to use a butane torch and how to set up to work with a torch at home. But what if you want to use a bigger torch, like an acetylene torch? Larger torches are great for annealing, soldering bigger pieces like bracelets, and for melting your scrap into ingots. With the larger, hotter flame comes more need for safety. But with around $50 worth of simple parts from a hardware…
The Studio Ventilation System | The Studio of Darrell & Sheryl
Vent window feed-through with 6″ blast gate. The blast gate is closed to keep cold air from blowing in from outside while the fan is off. Open it for fan operation. There are locks on the window track to keep bad guys from lifting the window off of the window insert and entering through the open window.