Baby Julius, a Small Multi-Axis Hot Glass Squeezer

The triangular hot glass squeezer that I made for Marcel was a success!
No, it's not perfect, but he made a lot of cool stuff with it
Most boro glassworkers don't make really big stuff
I suspect that a smaller, multi-axis squeezer will be useful

Image Not Found

The CAD model

Image Not Found

Starting to make parts

Image Not Found

..and more parts

Image Not Found

Starting to come together

The squeezer is designed to have 2, 3, 4 and 6 exes of motion. Here it is with 6 dies installed

First ever use of the mini squeezer with hot glass

Iris Concept

3 Sided Iris

4 Sided Iris

4 Sided Iris with Graphite Dies