Category Archives: Quartzworking Glasses

Quartz Working Lenses Vs. Glass Working Lenses

Quartz Working Glasses

Most quartz glassblowers need different glasses than those working with pyrex or art glass. Why is this? Safety Glasses for Quartz Working Quartz melts at a higher temperature than art glass, and it doesn’t emit yellow sodium flare. Most other scientific glass and art glass emits some amount of sodium flare under a torch, but…

Category Archives: Quartzworking Glasses

Quartz Working Lenses Vs. Glass Working Lenses

Quartz Working Glasses

Most quartz glassblowers need different glasses than those working with pyrex or art glass. Why is this? Safety Glasses for Quartz Working Quartz melts at a higher temperature than art glass, and it doesn’t emit yellow sodium flare. Most other scientific glass and art glass emits some amount of sodium flare under a torch, but…