Information and help on glass fusing, stained glass, kiln forming, acid etching, sandblasting and other areas of working with glass.
Thursday, 23 April 2009
Fids or Lathkins
Fids or lathkins are available in hardwood or plastic in a variety of shapes. They are used to open the channel of lead came, press the leaves of the lead tight against the glass, and burnish the copper foil against the glass. They can be purchased or made from hardwood.