Re: Working stone was 1/4 3/8 tool bits
- My mistake. However, it is the silica that many types of this stone
contain that often causes problems in turning it. Because of it I
switched to caride for much of the colors I liked to work with. It
dulled HSS rather quickly.
--- In email@example.com, Rick Reyes <reyesrockshop@...> wrote:
> I beg to differ Jim but Alabaster is mainly comprised of Calcite not
> silica. Though it may contain some it is not where it gets it's
> translucent quality.