FYI .960 Silver Metal Clay is a an enviromentally conscious, wallet friendly ,professional artist approved metal clay.
Like all metal clay it can be rolled, carved ,cut ,shaped and fashioned into anything your mind comes up with hence FYI or "For Your Inspiration"
FYI .960 Sterling Silver Metal Clay really begins to stand out from the rest when it comes to price. It features a shrinkage rate of approximately 20% . The .960 mixture has a definitive strength advantage over the .999 blend.
1. Shake package well to counteract any settling. Mix 10 grams of powder to approx 1 gram of water. Preferably distilled water.Water can be added till desired consistancy.
2. Wrap in saran wrap and store in sealed container. We recommend clay keepers.
1 Completely dry
2 Place in cold kiln
3 Support as necessary
4 Fire at full ramp between 1600f to 1650f for 60 to 120 minutes depending on size of piece.
5 Piece can be quenched or air cooled after firing completes
6 Polish, patina, drill or embelish your pure silver treasure as necessary
Store in air tight conatiner after opening to diminish oxiadation of copper content
**50 g pack yields 48 grams of .960 sterling silver after firing