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Old 09-09-2009, 05:06 AM
Brent Hickenbotham Brent Hickenbotham is offline
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Originally Posted by Lawrence Ruskin View Post
If you don't preheat your cullet that glass will go winging around the inside of your furnace.

I would expect a good solid hit on a moly element would break it, but I really don't want to find out.

Unless someone can come up with another solution, I will preheat until the sad little day I die.
I haven't heard of one person breaking a moly element from cullet or anything else popping on it. If someone has, let me know. Those elements really take a beating in a glassy environment, barring the use of flourines.
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