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Copas

The last tool you might want to own; but with a little practice you can be a pro. Both Copas come in two sizes, small 8" long and large 12" long.

 

Traditional Copa

Small 8"
$80.00  add to cart  view cart

Large 12"
$80.00  add to cart  view cart

Description:
Often a source of more question than answers, will make an ordinary wrap into a perfect half-round. The diameter and perfection will vary with the size of the wrap and the person using the tool.

Traditional Copa
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Triangular Copa

Small 8"
$80.00  add to cart  view cart

Large 12"
$80.00  add to cart  view cart

Description:
The triangular copa will make crisp triangular wraps that will vary in size with the amount of glass applied. Augustine Fresnel found that triangular wraps (prisms) have great optical properties.

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The Pi Divider

Small 6"
$25.00  add to cart  view cart

Medium 12"
$40.00  add to cart  view cart

Large 24"
$90.00  add to cart  view cart

Description:
The Pi Divider instantly gives you the correct size collar for the amount of cane you want to use. Lay out the cane and measure it with the straight arms of the caliper. The curved end will then give you the size of collar needed.

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Fin Molds

Description:
If you're ready to take on the tricky world of faceted goblets you might consider a Fin Mold. Once you learn to master it, your patience will be rewarded with crisp facets. Fin Molds come in four different profiles with stainless steel construction.

Printable PDF of Fin Mold Sizes >>

Fin Molds
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Interchangeable Fin Mold Profiles
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Fin Molds - Bowl

8 Facet
3-7/8" tall x 3-1/2" wide at top and 5-1/2" wide at base

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Description:
8 ribs, 3-7/8" tall x 3-1/2" wide at top and 5-1/2" wide at base.

Fin Molds - Bowl
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Fin Molds - Sherry

6 Facet
4.5" tall & 3" wide at base

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8 Facet
4.5" tall & 3" wide at base

$85.00 add to cart  view cart

Description:
6 or 8 ribs, 4.5" tall & 3" wide at base.

Fin Molds - Sherry
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Fin Molds - Wine

6 Facet
4.5" tall & 5" wide at base

$85.00 add to cart view cart

8 Facet
4.5" tall & 5" wide at base

$85.00 add to cart  view cart

Description:
6 or 8 ribs, 4.5" tall & 5" wide at base.

Fin Molds - Wine
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Fin Molds - Pilsner

6 Facet
6.5" tall & 3.5" wide at base

$85.00 add to cart view cart

Description:
6 ribs, 6.5" tall & 3.5" wide at base.

Fin Molds - Pilsner
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Fin Molds - Tumbler

8 Facet
8" tall & 2.5" wide at top and 4" wide at base

$85.00 add to cart view cart

Description:
8 ribs, 8" tall & 2.5" wide at top and 4" wide at base.

Fin Molds - Tumbler
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Detachable Fin Mold

Straight Ribs
$400.00
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Concave Ribs
$400.00
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Description:
This is not the ordinary mold most of us have used. There are 24 individual ribs that can be arranged to meet your needs. There are two different profiles, straight and concave, that fit the same base. The top ring holds the ribs securly in place and is easily removed to change the mold's configuration.

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Interchangeable Fin Mold Packge

Straight Ribs
$200.00
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Concave Ribs
$200.00
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Small Concave Ribs
$200.00
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Description:
The detachable fin mold above comes with one set of ribs. You can buy the other profile to mix and match or just have a different look. Profiles are straight, concave and small concave.

Printable PDF of Interchangeable Rib Profiles >>

 

Detachable Fin Mold
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Interchangeable Fin Mold Profiles
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Ring Tools

Order by number (choose size in the shopping cart):

  • #0 - 1.125 inch
  • #1 - 1.375 inch
  • #B - 1.47 inch
  • #2 - 1.625 inch
  • #3 - 2 inch
  • #4 - 2.125 inch
  • #5 - 2.375 inch
  • #A - 2.70 inch
  • #6 - 2.875 inch
$60.00 each  add to cart  view cart

Description:
The marvel of marbles is now made significantly simpler. To make a sphere, just grab your trusty Ring Tool and run it around the bit as it rolls back and forth on the bench. After a few passes, you'll have a new perfect marble. How cool is that?

Ring Tools
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Flare Tool

$25.00  add to cart  view cart

Description:
This tool is made of brass with four ribs to open with. The ribs are 3 inches long and 1 inch at their widest. With a wood handle.

Flare Tool
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