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How do you fire Precious Metal Clay 3 with a Kiln?

Firing your PMC3 in a Kiln gives you the greatest control. Allowing you to fire multiple pieces, and with programmable kilns provides you with complete...
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Do you have any gemstones that can be fired?

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Do you have additional information for the Epoxy Resin Stripper Solution?

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Is FIMO suitable for outdoor use?

Once completely hardened, the oven-hardening compound is weatherproof but should not be varnished!   It is important that the hardened model has no...
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Does FIMO have a use by date?

FIMO does not have a date of expiry. FIMO should, however, be stored in a cool, dry place. Unhardened FIMO is best kept in aluminium foil, in a metal or...
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How do you fire Precious Metal Clay 3 with a Torch?

PMC3 will achieve full strength after only a few minutes of firing, and using is a torch is a practical and low cost solution, and ideal for smaller items....
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What is PMC Clay?

PMC (or Precious Metal Clay) was developed by Mitsubishi of Japan in the 1990s. It is a patented mixture of of microscopic particles of silver mixed with...
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How do I finish my Precious Metal Clay Piece?

Matt Finish Use a stainless steel brush to smooth the surface and achieve a matt finish. Use a bail brush to get inside your bails and small areas, and a...
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Is enamel flux the same as soldering flux?

Enamel flux is different to the flux used in soldering - it is a term used to describe transparent, colourless enamel. Enamel flux is used as an initial...
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Do you have any additional information on cold epoxy enamelling?

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Do you have any additional information for the Flexi Mould Silicone Moulding Compound?

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Do you have any more information on mixing FIMO colour?

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How do you remove Efcolor enamel?

Unfortunately, we only sell a product which is designed to remove an entire enamel layer, rather than sections of a design, and regrettably this is not...
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How do you remove Efcolor enamel?

Unfortunately, we only sell a product which is designed to remove an entire enamel layer, rather than sections of a design, and regrettably this is not...
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Can I mix FIMO ranges together?

Yes, all FIMO variants can be mixed together. Here is a colour mixing range for FIMO Soft products ...
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How does FIMO work?

The oven-hardening modelling clay FIMO is a PVC-based compound. In comparison to “normal” modelling material, FIMO is much stronger...
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What is the ideal temperature for hardening FIMO?

The gelling process (PVC in plasticiser) cannot be completed at temperatures of less than 110° C. FIMO will harden, but is still brittle inside and...
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Can I bake already hardened FIMO parts again?

FIMO can be baked several times, for example to plug up cracks or replace broken parts with more FIMO. FIMO is best hardened in the oven for 30...
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How should I store opened FIMO clay?

Work in progress and leftovers can be kept in a sealed plastic bag or an airtight container such as a plastic container or a glass. ...
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How hard wearing is your coloured enamelled wire? Can I mix it with silver wire?

It depends on the how you have used the enamel wire in your design and how often the finished piece will be worn.   If it is mainly enamel wire and...
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What are the benefits of Precious Metal Clay 3?

Precious Metal Clay 3 (PMC3) and its reformulated properties have created the most user friendly clay to date, with a texture that is easy to use, and one...
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What is Badger Balm used for?

Badger Balm is an olive oil based salve that stops Precious Metal Clay sticking to your hands and work surface.  Most importantly it does not affect...
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