Double Helix Melia 2 Rod

Double Helix Melia 2 Rod
[DHGMelia2] Bloomington Warehouse

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$28.75

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Double Helix Melia 2 - 104 COE Rod



Item ID:





[DHGMelia2]



Item Description:





Melia 2 is a chrome-free reformulation of Melia, a teal version of the Arke, Iris, and Iaso family. Different metallic effects are possible depending on the reduction techniques you use. Melia 2 retains its luster under clear encasement. An opaque celadon blue can develop with extended annealing, about one hour at 950F. Lower annealing temperatures and/or shorter times maintain the transparent teal.



For all reduction techniques, cool the glass before reducing and keep the glass from overheating.



Rainbow iridescent; use a large brush reduction flame, briefly pass the glass right through the candles, repeating until the colors develop.



Mirrored silver luster; rotate the bead further out in a reduction flame. Repeat until the desired luster is visible.



Textured satin; repeatedly pass the bead through the very farthest reaches of the reduction flame without letting the bead get hot again.



Phaeton works three ways:

1) Reduced on the surface

2) Reduced and encased

3) Reset, reduced and encased.



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This item is available by the pound (LB), 1/2 lb., 1/4 lb., or the Piece (PC).
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