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by KirbertProfileContactLogbookNote
Board: Stamp Carving and Mounting
... Why don't you just forget both of those and buy the Japanese stuff? http://www.stampeaz.com/index.php?main_page=product_info&cPath=1&products_id=747
by DarkZen and Evil Cow PieProfileContactLogbookNote
Board: Stamp Carving and Mounting
... If that’s a serious recommendation, can you tell us why (the pros and cons)?
by dancingpecanProfileContactLogbookNote
Board: Stamp Carving and Mounting
There is no "One Size Fits All" perfect material, and, to be honest, all of the carving materials have their issues. You have to determine what material works best for you and your carving style. I loved Orange when it was available, but other people...
by BBStackerProfileContactLogbookNote
Board: Stamp Carving and Mounting
... I bought a slab of both types from Webfoot and liked one of them. The other was way too soft and I couldn't get favorable quality lettering with it. Sadly I can't remember which one was a bit more firm. But I was thinking as you are and thought I'd...
by BBStackerProfileContactLogbookNote
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Thanks for all the replies everyone. Seeing such positive comments convinces me that I should give this new material a shot.
by KirbertProfileContactLogbookNote
Board: Stamp Carving and Mounting
... I only tried an early prototype of the tan stuff, but I didn't care for it at all. I prefer pink. But the Japanese stuff is some of the best carving material I've ever carved. It is soft -- even the "harder" version is still softer than most mat...
by paper trailProfileContactLogbookNote
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I agree - I'm a complete convert from SLQ to the Japanese SEED (thanks, Rebiccola!).
by aMAZEing adventure frogProfileContactLogbookNote
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what is the name of it on Stampeaz?
by PI JoeProfileContactLogbookNote
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... Tan-Z Kut
by Bon EchoProfileContactLogbookNote
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Kirbert provided a link to the product page in his initial post https://www.atlasquest.com/boards/message.php?msgId=968987
by WebfootProfileContactLogbookNote
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What makes the texture is the extrusion process. It would have cost a *lot* more to have them totally retool the machine for my batch and as it was, I was able to piggy back onto the set-up for another material they made for a different customer and c...
by DarkZen and Evil Cow PieProfileContactLogbookNote
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Ooo.. now there’s an idea!
by aMAZEing adventure frogProfileContactLogbookNote
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Found it. Ordered some. Thanks.
by Wise WandererProfileContactLogbookNote
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As someone else said, carving is an individual skill. We all use different tools, different techniques, and have various limitations, preferences, and experience levels. The service that Stampeaz/Webfoot provides, is to make and offer a variety of ma...