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


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The CAD model

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Starting to make parts

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..and more parts

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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