Facilities, Equipment and Benefits

  • 2 Hub consolidated MU 300 free-standing pot furnaces - 385lb crucible
    • Cristalica cullet
  • Glory holes with foot-activated pneumatic doors with Pine Ridge ribbon burners and pipe warmers:
    • 1 large (20 “ x 38” interior dimensions)
    • 1 small (12” x 32” interior dimensions)
  • 6 annealers with digitry control panel
  • 1 clam-shell fusing kiln with digitry control panel
  • 2 benches
  • 3 marvers
  • 1 sandblaster
  • Powder booth
  • 2 colour pick up annealers
  • 1 wet belt sander
  • 2 diamond saws – 1 medium, 1 large
  • 1 lap grinding wheel with 24” magnetic diamond pads (45, 60, 80, 100, 120, 140, 200, 325, 400)
  • 1 silicon carbide loose grit lap grinding wheel
  • 1 Glasstar lathe with diamond wheels
  • Polishing wheels (cork and felt)
  • Compressed air in cold room and at each bench
  • Exact propane torch
  • 2 oxy/propane torches with torch minder
  • 1 Nortel Ranger oxy/propane torch
  • 1 Nortel mid-range oxy/propane torch
  • Drill press with water feed swivel and drill bits
  • Foredom Flex Shaft Dremel
  • Pastorelli forks and garage tools/forks
  • Casting balls / ladles
  • Individual storage lockers and shelves