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Forum topic by interpim posted 10-11-2009 07:28 PM 1813 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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10-11-2009 07:28 PM

Anyone know a source for stone inlay material? turquoise, coral, etc…?

-- San Diego, CA

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#1 posted 10-11-2009 08:26 PM

Arizona Silhouette is where I get mine. They’re very reliable and ship very quickly. Great people to do business with.

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#2 posted 10-11-2009 08:27 PM

Soapstone. Blick Art supply has two San Diego locations. Lee Valley has a nice green soapstone I have used.

Pipestone (Catlinite) also might be interesting. And then there is the option of using crushed stone in a cyanoacrylate or epoxy bed, or the Inlace kits.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#3 posted 10-11-2009 09:27 PM

I’ve seen on ebay some pulverized powder that might be able to be used. I was considering it. Mark DeCou and I shared some turquoize but I’ve not used it yet.

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