The Making of a Megaworld-Steps 3-4


3) Josh uses a molten bit of glass on the blowpipe to adhere to the bundle, allowing him to pick it up, heat it in a furnace, and shape it into a molten cylinder. The bundle is heated many times, shaping between each heat, to obtain the precise shape and temperature needed for a proper cane pull.

4) Josh also designed darker ruby cane to be added to the exterior of the bundle. He carefully lines up five-inch segments of ruby canes and warms these with a torch until they are soft enough to roll up on the outer edge of the now-molten core.

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