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theo not thea
« on: August 06, 2006 08:42:07 PM »

Is FIMO clay okay for making plugs for stretching my ears ?

i seen it on craftgrl on livejournal, but i wanted to know if it was safe?

how about fimo with a finish ?

please help. Smiley
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« Reply #1 on: August 07, 2006 07:11:09 AM »

there's a thread about this very subject on this forum - just do a search. I wouldn't use any finish on the plugs, just sand smooth and buff with a muslin wheel.

« Reply #2 on: August 07, 2006 09:58:00 AM »

The thread's here: https://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=91977.0

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« Reply #3 on: August 08, 2006 03:22:21 PM »

Yes, please do a quick search to see if your question has been answered.

Although in theory it would be okay, I think a better thing to do would be to get some metal tunnel-type plugs and putting the clay inside before you bake it.  That way you'd be certain that it is okay.

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« Reply #4 on: August 08, 2006 03:49:59 PM »

i did search and i did read that thread but i was wondering about the finish because i heard if you use finish it works.
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