Instructions For In Place, Vertical, or Large Project Etching:
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NEVER etch when air temperature or window glass is cooler than 55 degrees
Always Be Mindful of Safety!
Wear safety glasses. Wear disposable gloves or washable rubber gloves.
Step 1: Before you begin etching, assemble
all the items you will need to complete the project.
A) Window Cleaner
B) Paper Towel
C) Bucket & Cloth Towel or Rag
D) Dishwashing Soap
E) Foam Brush
F) Vinyl or Rubber Gloves
G) Safety Glasses or Goggles
H) Masking Tape
I) Burnishing Tool
J) Putty Knife
K) Utility Knife or X-Acto Blade
L) Single-edged Razor Blade
M) Tape Measure
N) Carpenter's Square
O) Etch-All Cream
P) Window Juice (wet mount only)
Q) Plastic Sheeting or Drop Cloth (not shown)
R) Ladder (not shown)
S) Stencil (not shown)
T) Timer (not shown)
NEVER leave your project once you start. Give your project your undivided
attention from beginning to end. Never allow etching cream to dry on the glass
or surrounding surfaces. It is extremely difficult to remove if it is allowed
Continue on to Steps 2 - 5, "Preparing the
Glass and Placing the Stencil."
Introduction Continue on
In Place, Vertical, and Large Project
Etching Custom Designs
Custom Stencils for Glassware Glass Etching
What is "Weeding?" What types of
glassware can I etch? How To Etch Glass: General
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