Item name: 1/2" x 12" Graphite Rod
Item ID: [850-090]
Item Description: Graphite rods are an invaluable tool for glass workers. Graphite is used to shape glass because it can withstand heat without warping in shape and doesn't cause as much thermal shock as metal when it comes into contact with hot glass. After repeated long exposures to intense heat graphite will become brittle and break.
Item’s Dimensions: 1/2" diameter 12" length Weight: Approximately 0.15 lb
Item’s Recommended Uses: Graphite rods are typically used to push and shape glass. You can use graphite rods to wrap glass around as well.
How It’s Sold: Graphite Rods are sold individually.