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Rosanna Gusler
07-09-2013, 08:33 AM
hi there. i am looking for some tumbled crack off type glass. i wire wrap it to use as elements in ornaments and suncatchers and such. i might also buy this as untumbled so my i 'want' a tumbler (or cement mixer) can upscale to an i 'need' a tumbler. thanks. rosanna

Eben Horton
07-09-2013, 09:58 AM
I can ship you a box. I usually sell it to a guy who does concrete counter tops for $1 a pound.

Scott Novota
07-09-2013, 11:13 AM
I throw it away 50 lbs at a time. I guess I should start thinking about selling it to someone.....

Ray Laubs
07-09-2013, 11:30 AM
I have about 250 pounds you can have if you pay shipping. I like to go through uship.com on this kind of stuff. Can get good shipping rates as the bids start flying.

Eben Horton
07-09-2013, 12:46 PM
Gheese.. i get an F for reading comprehension. I dont tumble the stuff.. I just sell the glass right out of the pipe bucket.

Sorry Rosanna.

Pringle Teetor
07-09-2013, 01:41 PM
Roasanna do you ever get into Chapel Hill?

Scott Novota
07-09-2013, 01:44 PM
I read that as I would like untumbled stuff as well so she has a reason to upgrade.

Rosanna Gusler
07-09-2013, 03:29 PM
Roasanna do you ever get into Chapel Hill? no. i pretty much stay stuck here on the obx. r.

Joe Pfeifer
07-09-2013, 03:34 PM
http://www.americanspecialtyglass.com/page.html?id=10

(Brad, who works there, was at the second glass color class).

Ray Laubs
07-10-2013, 09:36 AM
Got me as well. Sorry cant help you as all of mine is in the rough.

Scott Novota
07-10-2013, 02:03 PM
Am I loosing my mind?

Eben Horton
07-10-2013, 03:17 PM
Am I loosing my mind?

you lost it a while ago scott.. just FYI :)

Tom Fuhrman
07-11-2013, 05:31 PM
contact Variety Glass in Cambridge, OH. They make it by the ton and will tumble it and if you buy enough, will make whatever color you want. They are supplying several companies with what is sold as "beach glass". They can make a lot of it.