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Found 2 results

  1. Long time lurker, first time poster. Working on my first forge! decided to go for a propane thank shell with a single burner, 2" of Kaowool plus rigidizer. Pics are included: All things were moving along smoothly! Went and built a small stand to hold the tank, lined with Kaowool and got all the cutouts nice and even. Then Disaster: Im not sure what I was thinking, maybe seeing the name "Meeko's Red Devil" so many times on this forum I somehow equated that as "use this stuff" rather than "avoid this stuff" I put about a 3/8" ish layer of the cement on the bottom and sides of the forge, then in my usual perusing of Iforge I realized that was not the right choice. What I think my options are: 1) Cry 2) See if I can scrape off the layer of cement, and patch any kaowool spots with left over pieces I have. Then replace with Kast-o-lite 30. 3) Same as above, but go with Metrikote/Plistix instead of Kast-o-lite. 4) Replace all the kaowool, and then choose the ITC or the Kaowool 5) Just cover up the cement with one of the above mentioned. Looking for suggestions, comments, encouragement & curse words
  2. Is it safe to cut into a brand new empty propane tank to make a foundry? It was bought without ever being filled, so am I guaranteed I won't blow up or should I still remove the valve?