About Experts Sitemap - Group 11 - Page 3 2014-10-14

Cellular Phones: Tracfone to AT&T, mms messaging, sim card
mms messaging, sim card, hi chris: Hi Chris - If the phone was SIM unlocked, it coudl be used with an AT&T SIM card. This device will work on both GSM bands that AT&T requires in the US (850 and 1900). If you get the device SIM unlocked, you will be able to use it for voice services, but...

Cellular Phones: Tracing A Call, outgoing call, unknown number
outgoing call, unknown number, wireless providers: Hi Adam - When the caller ID displays Unknown Number , this means that the PBX that processed the outgoing call (you can t get unknown number from anything other than a business PBX these days because all residences go through the public switching and...

Cellular Phones: Transfer pictures, brand new razor, palm treo
brand new razor, palm treo, sim card: Hi Malik - If your service provider is AT&T, you can copy your pictures to your SIM card when you have the SIM in your Razr and then put the SIM in the Treo and copy the pictures from the SIM card to the Treo s memory internally. Or, if your Razr has the...

Cellular Phones: Transfer of Sim Card, subsidy password, sim card
subsidy password, sim card, sim cards: Unfortunately, it won t because Tracfone only works with Tracfone SIM cards and unlocking won t do anything to make it work because the T-Mobile prepaid requires a T-Mobile device and the same with Tracfone. If this were post-paid, it is a different story,...

Cellular Phones: Transfer songs to L7, motorola slvr, hp laptop
motorola slvr, hp laptop, memory card: Hello J.C You ll need to install the included software onto the laptop. You can then transfer songs via the USB cable. You should note that you can not use Bluetooth to transfer songs and you cant save any songs as a ringtone. If you dont have the software...

Cellular Phones: Transfering of data, gsm provider, exact speed
gsm provider, exact speed, voice network: Hi Phathwa - Data is transferred over the wireless data network. For example, with a GSM provider, only voice goes across GSM. Data goes across GPRS, EDGE or UMTS. The kilobytes depend on whether the towers in the area are GPRS (the lowest speed), EDGE...

Cellular Phones: Transfering music from my PC to my Verizon V3m, proprietary tools, vcast
proprietary tools, vcast, ota: Hi Chris - It s my understanding that Verizon has disabled the ability to download to your device through anything other than their proprietary tools. This phone was designed for OTA (over the air) downloads of music, i.e, from VCast from Verizon. To...

Cellular Phones: Transfering ringtones, free hope, audiovox 8910
free hope, audiovox 8910, pay per use: I apologize for the delay in answering, I had some personal issues which took me away from my system. Unfortunately, you must use the companies data network to access the ring tone section of your phones system. The good news is this; you do not have to...

Cellular Phones: Transferring plan from ATT Motorola V505, motorola v505 phone, motorola v505
motorola v505 phone, motorola v505, sim card: Hi Mark - If you want to use a new at&t phone, you will need to get one that is unlocked otherwise you will need to get a new rate plan and new SIM card from at&t. If it helps any, your rate plan is not associated with your phone, itself, it is associated...

Cellular Phones: Transmission boosting/antenna ?, rf band, spotwave
rf band, spotwave, hills and dales: Hi Beth - There are several different companies who provide antennas or repeaters to enhance the signal to a home or business. Since you do have some reception (albeit very little), this would be a good choice for you. You might want to look into SpotWave...

Cellular Phones: Transmission(s) Cancelled Icon, message transmissions, motorola l6
message transmissions, motorola l6, mp3 problems: Hey Sergio Bonilla, The thing is that, that message that you are getting doesn’t really have anything to do with your mp3 problems. What you need to take into consideration is what format and size of file is it that you are trying to transfer. This means...

Cellular Phones: Travelling with my mobile, quad band mobile phone, quad band phones
quad band mobile phone, quad band phones, traveling in canada: Hi Nic - Yes, the quad band and GSM are talking about the same thing. Just make sure that the phone is quad-band GSM (850/1900 for the US and Canada and 900/1800 for outside of North America). You can actually get either an unlocked or an unbranded GSM...

Cellular Phones: Treo 650, mail option, default mail
mail option, default mail, palm operating system: Hi Earl - To answer your second question first, you can go to the VersaMail s Application Preferences and turn off the auto-email checking so that it will only check when you prompt it. This, in essence, will turn it off unless you request it to check....

Cellular Phones: Treo T750 Cingular GMTS, 3g network, sim cards
3g network, sim cards, sim card: I m glad you called, Gary. The plan they offered you is a Nation 450 voice plan that is $39.99 and the PDA Unlimited Data Plan which is also $39.99. You can get a MediaNet unlimited plan if you would prefer that is only $19.99 if you don t want the full blown...

Cellular Phones: Tri-band cell phones, cingular sim card, tri band cell phones
cingular sim card, tri band cell phones, tri band phone: Hi Paul - If the only band that you need in the Phillipines is 900, then a tri-band phone is what you would need. A tri-band Cingular phone actually has 850/900/1900 which is the two US bands (850 and 1900 in the US and 900 internationally). I would actually...

Cellular Phones: Triband, tri band phones, motorola c380
tri band phones, motorola c380, network areas: Tri-band phones are designed to operate on three frequency bands: 800 MHz, 900 MHz and 1800MHz. This allows the phone to be used in different network areas which may work on any of the above mentioned frequencies. This phone is specifically a GSM service...

Cellular Phones: Can't charge the phone., motorola logo, razor phone
motorola logo, razor phone, battery charges: Hi Ann - To take the back off the Razr, put your first finger in the little indentation in the top center of the back, push down and the pull out. The back is two pieces and the top piece (the one with the Motorola logo) is the one that is removable. The...

Cellular Phones: i can't see the message center numbers of the sms received, message center number, gateway number
message center number, gateway number, communication events: Hi Essa - From what I read about the 6630, it indicates that not only do you have to define the message center for yourself, but you have to have the message centers for people sending messages to you defined, as well. In my answer, I talked about this,...

Cellular Phones: t mobile dash, t mobile dash, time stamp
t mobile dash, time stamp, text messages: Hi Michelle - The good news is that this can easily be corrected by changing a setting. 1. Go to your Text Message list 2. Press Menu 3. Choose Tools 4. Choose Options 5. Choose Display Make sure that there is a check mark across from Show date...

Cellular Phones: t moble side kick 2, side kick 2, t moble
side kick 2, t moble, diget: Hey CC, The thing is that I really don’t have much experience with this phone. I can however suggest to you a solution or two. First of all try this; Go Privacy Lock. Then, go emergerecy call. Then, hold jump button + shift + s Then you should see...

Cellular Phones: can't send videos and photo's, bluetooth usb dongle, samsung d500
bluetooth usb dongle, samsung d500, samsung phones: Hey Grant, I m sorry but i am no expert at samsung phones ... However i have worked with that particular model before to transfer games to it and that was very tedious. So i hope that you don t have to go through the same process as i did. The easiest...

Cellular Phones: At&t sim card, sim card, sim cards
sim card, sim cards, internal antenna: If it helps you, AT&T doesn t make any money selling you a phone. AT&T (and other providers) sell phones at a much lower cost than they pay for them as a way to service their customers. I know you felt that the rep was trying to sell you a new plan, but in...

Cellular Phones: at&t simm card, simm card, sim card
simm card, sim card, information thanks: Hi Todd - You need a GoPhone plan associated with your number in order for the SIM card you have to work with a GoPhone. Since you have a post-paid plan, your SIM card won t work in a GoPhone. Please let me know if you need any additional information. Thanks....

Cellular Phones: Can't use keypad, sim card, ebay
sim card, ebay, mindy: Hi Mindy - The LG F9200 is an AT&T phone, so there is no reason why this device wouldn t work for you under normal circumstances. I would have to say that since this phone came out in the end of 2006, that most likely, the phone is damaged. If the phone...

Cellular Phones: t720, esn number, dial 611
esn number, dial 611, equipment contract: Hi Kevin - It sounds like what may have happened was that the new equipment contract associated a different ESN with your number and that was why you weren t receiving calls. The ESN of the phone that you have was not removed entirely, so you could use...

Cellular Phones: text, motorazor, problem thanks
motorazor, problem thanks, text messages: Hi Josh - I m a little confused when you say that text is a certain number of seconds long. Text messages (called SMS) are 1 to 160 characters in length (not in seconds). Could you perhaps tell me a little bit more about the problem? Thanks so much. Debi...

Cellular Phones: text mess from oc to t-mobile cell, outlook aol, t mobile
outlook aol, t mobile, mobile cell: Hi Marnie - According to T-Mobile, every wireless number comes with it s own email address. You can send an email from your email program (like Outlook, AOL, Yahoo, etc.) to a T-Mobile wireless number by sending the email to the wireless number @tmomail.net....

Cellular Phones: text message recorsds, hi mary, phone model
hi mary, phone model, text messages: Hi Mary - If your phone has the capability of printing via bluetooth, you can print out your saved text messages this way. Keep in mind that the printer you want to print to also needs to be bluetooth enabled so that the connection between the phone and...

Cellular Phones: text messages, text messages
text messages: Hello Alan Straight forward answer: No. Quite a few phones prompt you (atleast once) when deleting text messages, just to make sure you want the message deleted. Once deleted, you wont be able to retrieve them again. Sorry. Hope this helps Sa...

Cellular Phones: text messages, short message service, voice channel
short message service, voice channel, voice channels: Hi Amy - No, unfortunately it isn t possible to do to this. Keep in mind that text messages are Short Message Service. They go through the voice channel on your wireless provider s network. They are not data and are not email. Through your computer, you...

Cellular Phones: text messages, information thanks, text message
information thanks, text message, text messages: Hi Kathryn - Text messages are designed to be sent from wireless phone to wireless phone, so unfortunately, you can t have a text message sent to your PC instead. You can have text messaging blocked entirely by Sprint (or any carrier for that matter)....

Cellular Phones: text messages, sending text messages, wireless provider
sending text messages, wireless provider, invoice: Hi Mike - Yes, you can request this on your invoice from your wireless provider. The detail of the sending and receiving wireless number is listed right on your invoice. If you don t have your invoice set up for detail, you can request this from your wireless...

Cellular Phones: text messages, motorola phone, motorola phones
motorola phone, motorola phones, menu function: Hey Brit, To answer this question properly, i would need to get more information from you. Such as the make and model of your phone and what it is exactly you want to do, as well as what you hope to accomplish by locking your text messages . However,...

Cellular Phones: how does text messaging work, howstuffworks, text message
howstuffworks, text message, text messaging: Hi Nathan, check out these two articles: http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/cell-phone.htm http://electronics.howstuffworks.com/sms.htm they will give you quite a clear picture of how you cell phone works and then how SMS s are sent between two...

Cellular Phones: text messaging, incoming text, walkie talkie
incoming text, walkie talkie, text messages: Hi Shane - Yes, this can definitely be your problem. If your package is not set up for you to roam outside of your area, then you could have this problem. It s not typical to be able to receive but not send, but your provider may be set up this way especially...

Cellular Phones: texting, last question, walmart
last question, walmart, wal mart: Hi Paul - It only works with the pick your plan, but you can change your account to be this plan, if you like. You are not locked in to any prepaid plan and can change it if you like. If you want this plan, then just let at&t know and they will change your...

Cellular Phones: texting, phone service, rest of the world
phone service, rest of the world, andrea: Hi Andrea, there is a solution to your problem, however you will need to register with an online service. Since America uses CDMA and a majority of the rest of the world uses GSM the txt must be translated from one type to another. If you go to a website called...

Cellular Phones: tracing a call, landline phone, carrier networks
landline phone, carrier networks, outbound call: Hi Adam, Right now I am seeing if I can obtain additional (written) information from the carrier networks engineering team. The carrier networks and engineering teams maintain extensive log files for every user on their network which records and tracks...

Cellular Phones: training content, tutor software, engineering level
tutor software, engineering level, audio settings: Hey Anusuya, This is a non-phone related qestion ..... But as always i am willing to help.. Seeing as how i also tutor software engineering level 1, I can offer some assistance. To really help you answer this question, i would need to know the...

Cellular Phones: transfer of messages, nokia pc suite, nokia n70
nokia pc suite, nokia n70, phone memory: Hello Bil You could use a card reader. Place your memory card into a card reader, plug into your PC/laptop and transfer your messages onto your hard drive (create a new folder first). The using your N73, place the new mameory card into the card reader and...

Cellular Phones: transfer music from my pc to my razrv3m, motorola phone tools, razr v3m
motorola phone tools, razr v3m, rapid share: Hey Tim, You need to set the phones connection type setting to a data connection and then get the following set up. The software that you are looking for is called Motorola Phone Tools (MPT). Here is a link to download the MPT free.... There are...

Cellular Phones: transfer my number, sim card, security reasons
sim card, security reasons, retail store: Hi Ashley - You should be able to call Boost and ask them to transfer your number to a new SIM card that will work in the Motorola i455. They will send you a SIM card or suggest you go to a retail store to do this and if they send it to you, you will just...

Cellular Phones: transfer number, sim number, sim card
sim number, sim card, couple of minutes: Hi Ashley, If you have not already figured out the answer to your question you have to call Boost Customer Care. 1-877-855-6673 They have not yet set it up where you can do the transfer online from Boost to Boost. You will give them your phone number...

Cellular Phones: transfering SIM card to another phone, cingular sim card, unlocked gsm phone
cingular sim card, unlocked gsm phone, motorola razr v3: Carl - The Motorola W385 may work for voice on the Cingular network in the US (if it is quad band GSM, which I understand it to be, then it would have both the 850 and 1900 US bands), but it does not appear to have GPRS for data and so you will not be able...

Cellular Phones: transmission canncelled, motorola razr v3, motorola razr
motorola razr v3, motorola razr, modem software: If it was working before and now it isn t, I would suggest rebooting the computer, then launching the software for the device to be used as a modem and then connecting the phone via the USB connection. If this doesn t work, then I would suggest reloading the...

Cellular Phones: treo 600 ?estion, esn number, cricket phone
esn number, cricket phone, ebay: Hi Justin - In order to use the phone, there has to be an account that has been set up for you with Cricket, as well as the phone being unlocked to Cricket. Since you were able to dial *228 and you reached Cricket, then the phone definitely is unlocked...

Cellular Phones: treo 600, sd card reader, 2gig sd card
sd card reader, 2gig sd card, music folder: i see your problem....before solving the problem i need to tell you that the hotsync function is not a good choice....try doing this....use and sd card reader and put the music files that u want into the sd card music folder(where the music files are when...

Cellular Phones: treo 680, voice mail number, voice mail systems
voice mail number, voice mail systems, voice mail box: Hi Penelope - On your AT&T Treo, the + sign before the voice mail number that is coded into the phone tells the phone to dial your number and passcode automatically, behind the scenes when it receives a call from your wireless phone to voice mail. This...

Cellular Phones: more treo trouble lol, esn, problem occured
esn, problem occured, automated system: Hi Justin - Thanks for the additional info. So, call Cricket, and tell them that the activation failed and that they have changed your account to the Treo and now the activation is failing. They will ask for your wireless number and the ESN and they should...

Cellular Phones: turning off phone, metro pcs, pcs phone
metro pcs, pcs phone, grudge: Hi Peggy - I definitely understand your frustration. Basically, if the phone was in your company name and you are authorized by your company to make changes to the account, then you would have the right to have this phone turned off. I believe that the...

Cellular Phones: U.S. Cellular Razr V3m, motorola razr v3m, razr v3m
motorola razr v3m, razr v3m, motorola razr: Hi Amber - Yes, this phone is capable of playing MP3 music files, however, US Cellular has done the same thing that Verizon does, which is to disable the drivers so that you cannot download music to the device without using their software or services (such...

Cellular Phones: UK cell phone to USA, nokia n70, uk phones
nokia n70, uk phones, hack: Hello Mark, I am sorry it has taken me so long to get back to you. Lets get straight to business... First off, US phones and UK phones are not compatible in any way, so i can safely say that your phone will not work with US carriers. And as for unlocking...

Cellular Phones: UNLOCK CODE, digit pin number, default pin
digit pin number, default pin, good grief: Hi Michael, Wowsers, seems like you are dealing with a lot of drama right now and a girl as well....good grief and good luck. Hopefully the phase will pass and she will grow out of it soon. Maybe you should send her to live with a family abroad for a year....

Cellular Phones: Unable To Charge, motorola rzr, razr v3m
motorola rzr, razr v3m, wireless provider: Hi Jana - I would say that you did all the right things to try to get it to work properly, but unfortunately, when a cellphone or PDA gets wet, oftentimes they are no good. In your case, it sounds like either the battery is damaged or the connectors to...

Cellular Phones: UnBlocking Verizon Phone, motorola razr v3m, razr v3m
motorola razr v3m, razr v3m, motorola razr: Hey Sean, That is a million dollar question. Sorry to say but everyone is asking that same question. I have been working on a crack for some while now but unfortunately i just dont have as much time to invest into it. I will continue to do research...

Cellular Phones: Unlock Cell, cell phone provider, 4 digits
cell phone provider, 4 digits, lg4010: I can only guess at your unlock code. If it has been changed I would be able to determine what it is for you. But, you can try: 000000 or 123456 or the last 4 digits of your phone number or 1234 or 0000. Sorry I couldn t be more specific, but the unlock...

Cellular Phones: Unlock a nokia ATT phone, prepaid phone card, tdma phone
prepaid phone card, tdma phone, cdma phone: Hi Joan - I understand your question and thank you for clarifying. The phone that you have, the Nokia 6165i can be unlocked. Once unlocked, it can be used with a prepaid phone card from a wireless provider of your choosing, however, you can only use Sprint,...

Cellular Phones: Unlock the phone, cell phone provider, default code
cell phone provider, default code, imei number: Hi Linda - You should be able to contact your cell phone provider and ask them if they could reflash the phone for you in order to remove the lock code. They may or may not do this for you - it will be based on whether or not they show this phone as belonging...

Cellular Phones: Unlock phone, motorola l7 slvr, motorola sliver
motorola l7 slvr, motorola sliver, motorola l7: Hey, I decided to bend ah little for you even though you used that tone with me but ah well. The thing is that the Motorola L7 SLVR is a relatively new phone and as such there doesn’t seem to be anyone who has that unlock code. If you read my post, you would...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked 8320 Curve, using AT&T, blackberry curve 8320, unlocked blackberry
blackberry curve 8320, unlocked blackberry, blackberry 8320: [Hello, I am considering purchasing an unlocked Blackberry curve 8320 and using it with my current AT&T account, because i want to stick with AT&T but i hear the 8320 is better than the 8300. First off- Which do you recommend?] HI MANISH- Let s say that...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked BlackBerry, blackberry desktop manager, unlocked blackberry
blackberry desktop manager, unlocked blackberry, blackberry curve: Hi Guillermo - If you follow this link, you can download Blackberry Desktop Manager for the Curve 8310 (this is the AT&T version). Once you have downloaded the software, then plug the Blackberry into the USB cable and into your PC and synchronize. This...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked Blackberry, suncom phone, unlocked blackberry
suncom phone, unlocked blackberry, sim cards: Hi Rich, Sorry for your troubles, but YES, I have heard of this situation before. Technically, what you are trying to accomplish should be able to be done with the device (BlackBerry 7290) you have. It s never that easy right? :( That being said, I don...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked Cel Phone, cingular sim card, hey sam
cingular sim card, hey sam, cel phone: Hey Sam, The best way to have this done, Is to call Cingular customer service and have then send over the settings to your mobile, or you can let them tell you how to type it in manually. Once you have an existing account with them, they have to give...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked KRZR K1 but can't download games, microsd cards, microsd card
microsd cards, microsd card, internet text: Hello Paul Why you get the error message, I cant say for sure I m afraid. The software you use, I m unsure of. As for the cable, it shouldnt make much difference as long as it fits into your phone. Being an unlocked phone from overseas, I dont think it...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked Phones Compatible for Sprint, esn number, cdma phones
esn number, cdma phones, unlocked phones: Hi Kyle - Unfortunately, no one s because CDMA phones are not locked and the wireless provider codes the ESN number of the device to your wireless number to get it to work on their network. Sprint will not code another provider s phone onto their network...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked Phones, unlocked gsm phone, sim card
unlocked gsm phone, sim card, unlocked phones: Hi Theodore - If the Boost i730 was unlocked and didn t work with the Nextel SIM, then there is a good possibility that an unlocked Boost i875 won t work either. The i875 is only offered as a pay-as-you-go phone from Boost. Theoretically, any unlocked...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked phone, esn number, gsm carriers
esn number, gsm carriers, cellular works: Hi Perry - US Cellular works on a CDMA network. CDMA devices are not locked, however, in order to get your US Cellular service to work, you need a US Cellular-branded device. US Cellular activates the device on their network by the ESN number of the device...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked phone/reporgramming, fido service, sim card
fido service, sim card, settings menu: Hi Xavier - Whenever you have a phone that was used on one provider s network, that phone is oftentimes set up with provider defaults, such as the provider s internet site address, etc. They lock this into the phone and that s why you can t change it the...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked phone woth old style blue ATT sim card., motorola v3 razr, sim search
motorola v3 razr, sim search, sim card: Hi Mark - If you are having a problem with reception, it is possibly due to changes in your area and the old AT&T Wireless worked on the 850 MHz band for GSM, but the new at&t works on both the 1900 and 850 bands. As at&t has been upgrading their network...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked RAZR, unlocked motorola razr, cdma providers
unlocked motorola razr, cdma providers, sim cards: Hi Kris, It depends on what kind of unlocked phone you buy :) The magic word is CDMA, you have to buy an unlocked CDMA Motorola Razr which is the technology compatible with the Cricket Network. You should be able to find an unlocked CDMA for a fairly...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked RAZR V3 configure for internet, unlocked motorola razr, motorola razr v3
unlocked motorola razr, motorola razr v3, mms settings: Hi Carl - A couple of things you can try that I think should solve the problem: 1. In the name, make these changes for Cingular instead of MediaNet 2. In the IP Gateway address, when you enter it in, it needs to be entered as 66.209.011.061 (you...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked RAZR V3, unlocked motorola razr, unlocked motorola razr v3
unlocked motorola razr, unlocked motorola razr v3, customer service rep: Hi Renata - I have written about this in many of the questions that I have answered for people when I warn them about buying SIM unlocked phones. If the phone was not branded by a carrier, i.e., if the phone came directly from Motorola, for example, then...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked AT&T Razr V3i texting not working, unlocked motorola razr, motorola razr v3i
unlocked motorola razr, motorola razr v3i, motorola razr: Hi Kurt - Try this - Go into Messages, choose Menu, Setup, Text Setup and make sure that Use GPRS is set to No . Most likely it is set to Yes , and text messages don t use GPRS data for AT&T. Since this is a foreign phone, it may be set that way...

Cellular Phones: Unlocked Treo 755, gsm sim card, prepaid sim card
gsm sim card, prepaid sim card, 3g network: Hi Gary - A Treo 755 is a CDMA device and can t be used with a GSM SIM card. CDMA devices in the US do not use SIM cards. If this is an unbranded device (i.e., not branded with Sprint s name), you should be able to get it activated with either Sprint or...

Cellular Phones: Unlocking Cingular C1300 phone, lisa 50, unlocking phones
lisa 50, unlocking phones, tmobile: Hi Lisa - $50.00 is an awful lot to get a phone unlocked. I think he is trying to rip you off. Here s a web site that you can look at to get a C1300 unlocked. I m not a big fan of unlocking phones, but I totally understand your situation and would like...

Cellular Phones: Unlocking a car, person miles, onstar system
person miles, onstar system, transmition: The person miles away is unlocking the doors by use of a cellular phone connection not a key . The heart of systems such as the OnStar system is a cellular phone. Onstar can access the cellular phone in the car and then issue a command to the door lock...

Cellular Phones: Unlocking T-Mobile 8320 Curve, wireless functionality, firmware update
wireless functionality, firmware update, time navigation: Glad to help! If you download the software for the at&t Curve 8300, then you should have all the features and functionality available for at&t subscribers. Since the 8310 has built-in GPS, you are probably better off downloading the 8300 software as this one...

Cellular Phones: Unlocking, relevant phone, phone software
relevant phone, phone software, mistake: Hello Chris The usual method of doing it is with a cable, a computer, and the relevant phone software. You do need to know what you re doing, if a mistake has been made during the unlocking process, it could render your phone useless. A common problem...

Cellular Phones: Unwanted calls, 6 digits, network service provider
6 digits, network service provider, message type: Hello Mitch There s a few things you could try. -Contact the company directly and ask to be removed from their mailing list. -Have a read of each message, and usually towards the end theres an unsubscribe number of about 6 digits long along with...

Cellular Phones: Unwanted phone calls., telemarketers from using automated dialers, www donotcall gov
telemarketers from using automated dialers, www donotcall gov, personal cell phone: Personal cell phone users have always been able to add their numbers to the National Do Not Call Registry — the same Registry consumers use to register their land lines — either online at www.donotcall.gov or by calling toll-free 1-888-382-1222...

Cellular Phones: USA phones in Trinidad, unlocked gsm phone, sony ericcson
unlocked gsm phone, sony ericcson, sprint phones: Hi Nicolai - The stores that sell wireless phones in the US typically don t sell unlocked GSM phones, they sell carrier-branded devices. You could, however, go to a Nokia or Motorola store and buy an unlocked device that is not branded for a particular...

Cellular Phones: USA prepaid cell phone for visitor from Australia, prepaid cell phone, national footprint
prepaid cell phone, national footprint, prepaid mobile phone: Hi Reno - Your best bet would be to get a prepaid phone upon your arrival in the US. Based upon where you are going to be while you are here, should be the determining factor when getting the phone. Tracfone is a good choice for prepaid because they will...

Cellular Phones: USB cable in Chocolate LG, vcast, more detailed instructions
vcast, more detailed instructions, lg chocolate: Hi Gala - Have you searched the computer for the software? When you re-installed the software, what directory did you put it in? If you installed the software to the computer and it successfully installed, then the software has to reside somewhere on your...

Cellular Phones: Using cellphone as a modem for my PC, kyocera 7135, slower connection
kyocera 7135, slower connection, slow dial: Yes. I m assuming your carrier is Verizon. You can connect at either the slower speed (roughly a slow dial up) or at High speed (almost cable) The slower connection just uses the minutes in your plan and the faster requires you to subscribe to a high speed...

Cellular Phones: Using a Samsung Sync with T-Mobile service, reputation thanks, samsung sync
reputation thanks, samsung sync, band frequency: Hi Sarah - If you are interested in the Samsung Sync, then you will have to get service from Cingular/AT&T. The reason is that this is a 3G device and though it works on the 850 and 1900 GSM network also, it is designed to take advantage of Cingular s 3G...

Cellular Phones: Using the Sony VAIO UX as a cell phone, sony vaio ux, sony vaio
sony vaio ux, sony vaio, highspeed network: Hi Carlos - There are actually two sides to wireless, one is voice and the other is data. What your Sony VAIO has built-in is commonly referred to as an aircard and what an aircard does is allow you to acces the internet wireless (via WWAN - Wireless...

Cellular Phones: u740, music essentials, samsung u740
music essentials, samsung u740, windows media player: Hi John - You won t be able to download music unless you first download VCast Music Player from Verizon. It s a free download. This allows you to purchase music from Verizon. Since you want to use your own music, you also needs Verizon s Music Essentials...

Cellular Phones: will uk prepaid phones work in france, t mobile sim card, sim free mobile phone
t mobile sim card, sim free mobile phone, mobile sim card: Hello Nick I dont see why not. Personally speaking, buying a sim free phone from France and then returning to the UK and buying a T-Mobile sim card (and registering), shouldnt really cause any problems. I would of thought buying a prepaid phone and then...

Cellular Phones: umm, red krazer, verizon phone
red krazer, verizon phone, esn: David, David, David, Now you know what the right thing is to do :) And if you don t, sorry to say but the phone is a paperweight . It is no good if it can t be activated. If someone reported it stolen and it s on Verizon you will NEVER be able to activate...

Cellular Phones: unable to charge in wall, but charges in car?, wall chargers, wall charger
wall chargers, wall charger, correct voltage: Hi Clint - Have you ever been able to use the wall charger with your Razr V3c? If not and it is not the charger that came with your phone, the reason that it won t work is because it is not the correct voltage for your particular model of phone. The car...

Cellular Phones: unbranded CDMA phones, esn number, cdma phones
esn number, cdma phones, exact model: Hi Rick - Thanks for the great question. If the phone is not branded, it does not belong to either Sprint or Verizon. They brand all of their devices. If it s not branded, it may be a phone directly from the manufacturer. I am not positive, but if this...

Cellular Phones: unlock, esn number, motorola cdma
esn number, motorola cdma, sprint customer: Hi Chad - CDMA phones are not locked, however, they can only be used with the provider who issued them. In this case, it sounds like this Motorola Q was issued directly from Motorola and it can probably be used with either Sprint or Verizon. The last person...

Cellular Phones: unlock, digit number, little brother
digit number, little brother, usb cable: Hi Tiffany - You can try putting in a 4 digit number 10 or so times to see if the phone will reset itself. Other than that, there is no way to unlock the device and if you do get it to reset, you will lose anything stored directly to the phone. I m sorry...

Cellular Phones: can a unlock blackberry work with another carrier email?, t obile, blackberry curve
t obile, blackberry curve, s curve: I would start with number 2 since you need this on your computer. This should work fine. All of these are for T-Mobile, so there shouldn t be a problem. It looks like number 3 is an upgrade to number 2, so if for some reason, things aren t working perfectly...

Cellular Phones: unlock code for motorola l7, motorola l7, digit code
motorola l7, digit code, ortega: Hi Ortega - If it is a Metro PC-branded phone and you currently have service with them, they can probably re-load the firmware on the device and that will eliminate the password. If it is not branded with their name, they will not be able to do this for...

Cellular Phones: unlock code for sk2, cingular sim card, sidekick 2
cingular sim card, sidekick 2, sk2: Hi Chavante - You would need to find a place (usually on the Internet is a good place to start) who could unlock the phone for you. T-Mobile recently changed their policies about unlocking their devices, so you wouldn t be able to get them to do it and...

Cellular Phones: How to unlock Motorola V195s model, tri band phone, asian region
tri band phone, asian region, computer knowledge: Hey Eric, Unlocking a mobile is not just a clear cut activity. It takes some computer knowledge to accomplish it and if done incorrectly, your phone can be perminantly damaged .... My suggestion to you, is that you go and buy a new phone that is unlocked...

Cellular Phones: unlock a phone remotely, blackberry 8310, voice services
blackberry 8310, voice services, firmware: Hi Alex - I won t tell you that it is safe or not safe to unlock a device and it much harder to unlock a Blackberry. I think you would be better off asking Rogers for the unlock code. As a customer of theirs (if you have been one for 90 days or more), they...

Cellular Phones: unlock phone, virgin mobile phones, virgin mobil
virgin mobile phones, virgin mobil, unclock: Hi Priscilla - My apologies for not understanding the circumstances originally. I m afraid to say that it looks like the flea market sold you something that was not for consumer purchase. Virgin is the one who unlocks their phones and since it was not unlocked,...

Cellular Phones: how can i unlock my sidekick2?, sidekick2, swedish network
sidekick2, swedish network, sim card: Callis - I m afraid that I am out of information at this point. I am able to provide unlock codes to any devices, so having your IMEI won t help. If the device is locked, then you really need to find someone who can provide an unlock code for you. This...

Cellular Phones: unlock, cdma network, sacrifice quality
cdma network, sacrifice quality, erricsson: Hi Joshua - Unfortunately, unlocking the Sony x810i which is a GSM phone, will not allow it to be used on Verizon s CDMA network. The chipset inside of this device is for an 850/1900 GSM network only, so it won t work on any network that is not GSM within...

Cellular Phones: unlocked, unlocked cell phone, gsm cell phones
unlocked cell phone, gsm cell phones, sim card: Hi Gary - Phones that work on the GSM network in the US and Canada are SIM-locked by the wireless providers so that you can only use the provider s SIM card in the device. If a phone is SIM unlocked, then you can, for example, use an AT&T SIM card in a...

Cellular Phones: unlocked BB Pearl with an Iden SIM card, sim card, unlocked gsm phones
sim card, unlocked gsm phones, band frequency: Hi Greg - I m not sure where you read that most unlocked GSM phones will work on the iDEN network because any GSM phone that works on the 850 and 1900 band frequency will not be able to work on the iDEN network. iDEN is a different band frequency and a...

Cellular Phones: unlocked boost, wireless e911, sprint nextel
wireless e911, sprint nextel, sim card: Hi Bernie - Here is what Sprint/Nextel has to say about using a 128k Nextel SIM in a Boost handset: Which Boost handsets are compatible with Nextel s 128k SIM Card? A: When you bring your Boost numbers to Nextel you can also keep your Boost handset...

Cellular Phones: unlocked cell phone, unlocked gsm phone, unlocked cell phone
unlocked gsm phone, unlocked cell phone, ebay: Hi Steve - Yes, you can buy an unlocked GSM phone on eBay and use it with Rogers if (1) it is at minimum a dual band (850Mhz and 1900Mhz) phone (quad band would be better which would include 900 and 1800 bands also). It will need to be unlocked if it is...

Cellular Phones: unlocked cell phones, esn number, unlocked gsm cell phones
esn number, unlocked gsm cell phones, unlocked cell phones: Hi James - It s up to the CDMA provider as to whether they will code the ESN number of a device not purchased from them to your wireless number on their network. Metro PCS has a policy that they only use phones that are tested with their network and will...

Cellular Phones: unlocked cellphones, cingular sim card, unlocked cellphones
cingular sim card, unlocked cellphones, nokia 6030: Hi Frank - Yes, you can use an unlocked Nokia 6030 phone on the Cingular network with your existing Cingular SIM card. It will not void your contract with Cingular and it will work without any communication to Cingular at all. Simply pop your SIM card into...

Cellular Phones: unlocked GSM phone, unlocked motorola pebl, motorola pebl
unlocked motorola pebl, motorola pebl, unlocked gsm phone: Hey Keri, From my experience, it should work fine. I have done it numerous times before and it worked. The only time that you may get a problem, is if the sim card has a sim lock with the phone. Which i highly doubt it does. So in my opinion yes it...

Cellular Phones: unlocked GSM in USA, nokia 8800 sirocco, nokia n95
nokia 8800 sirocco, nokia n95, gsm in usa: Is the SIM card that you got activated? Have you used it in another phone that you know works? I m going to assume that the answers to the above are yes , so I have a feeling that the problem may be that the phone is set to find a particular network (provider)...

Cellular Phones: Could an unlocked phone be the answer?, sprint customers, sprint service
sprint customers, sprint service, cracker jack: ROTF- Monica you should do stand up comedy, lol. As you may already know, recently, Sprint started allowing customers to unlock their phones and of course Verizon Wireless just opened up their network, so you should slowly see more and more companies out...

Cellular Phones: unlocked phones, sim card, wap settings
sim card, wap settings, unlocked phones: Hi Mary - The problem is that the though your SIM card works because you got the device SIM-unlocked, the firmare on the device is still locked (or what they call branded ) by the provider of the phone. If this Razr is from Motorola directly, then at&t...

Cellular Phones: unlocked phones & 3g networks, sony ericsson k850i, nokia n82
sony ericsson k850i, nokia n82, hspda: Hi David - The store owner was totally correct and actually, you really have to have a quad band phone for it to work properly on at&t s network because at&t uses both the 850 and 1900 bands for their network. It s not based on the state, it s based on...

Cellular Phones: unlocked phones, motorola l7 slvr, motorola l7
motorola l7 slvr, motorola l7, nextel phone: Hey Shane, Well the topic of phone unlocking is very interesting indeed. However, you should not be doing it unless you are absolutely sure of what you are doing. The online downloads that you speak off, they will work on some models of phones but not the...

Cellular Phones: unlocked razr v3 set up, cingular gophone, cingular go phone
cingular gophone, cingular go phone, sim card: Hi J&L - A phone that is SIM-unlocked like the one you bought, can be used for voice and text messaging, as you have seen. But, the phone actually has the firmware from the provider who branded it and that is also locked so that you cannot alter it to be...

Cellular Phones: unlocked slvr, gsm provider, metro pcs
gsm provider, metro pcs, slvr: Hi Luis - The SLVR is a GSM device and is not compatible with the MetroPCS (CDMA) network. I m afraid that unless you transfer your service to a GSM provider (AT&T - formerly Cingular) or T-Mobile, you won t be able to use this device. Please let me know...

Cellular Phones: unlocked T-mobile sidekick3, t mobile sidekick 3, t mobile sidekick
t mobile sidekick 3, t mobile sidekick, sidekick 3: Hi Alexx - You are trying to put the SIM either in the micro SD slot, or not putting it in correctly. The SIM cards from Cellular One and T-Mobile are exactly the same size. All GSM phones use the same size SIM card, it is actually a standard, so there...

Cellular Phones: unlocked, unbranded, esn number, motorola v3 razr
esn number, motorola v3 razr, ebay: Hi April - Unfortunately, there is no way to get US Cellular to provision service on this device. Since US Cellular is a CDMA provider, in their system, they have to code the ESN number to your wireless number and if the ESN number is not from a phone that...

Cellular Phones: unlocked v3 razr, esn number, sprint nextel
esn number, sprint nextel, cdma providers: Hi Tom - Your aunt s service provider, Sprint, does not use SIM cards or GSM technology, they use CDMA devices and in the US, the CDMA providers do not use SIM (or it s CDMA equivalent, UIM) cards. They code the ESN number of a phone to their customer s...

Cellular Phones: unlocked, wrong way, alot
wrong way, alot, few days: Hey Alysha, I am sorry for taking soooo long to reply to your question. I have been busy for the past few days so please do forgive. Now to answer your question, there are alot of ways to unlock your phone but is is recommended that you let a professional...

Cellular Phones: unlocking Cricket cell phones, cricket cell phones, esn number
cricket cell phones, esn number, cricket phones: Hi Linda - The phones that you buy from Cricket don t need to be unlocked, they need to be deactivated from their current service. Once they are deactivated, they can be reactivated with another user. From my knowledge of this company, I believe the only...

Cellular Phones: unlocking instructions for samsung u740, cdma providers, cdma phone
cdma providers, cdma phone, cdma phones: Hi Roonie - Getting the unlock code is the first step with a CDMA phone. Unlike GSM phones that are SIM-unlocked, where you only need to put in the unlock code and then any GSM SIM will work for voice in the phone, with a CDMA device, you have to unlock...

Cellular Phones: unlocking a Metro PCS UTstarcom 8932, digit pin number, metro pcs
digit pin number, metro pcs, utstarcom: Hi Mike - I totally understand the problem. You can try typing in the PIN incorrectly 10 times and seeing if the phone will reset itself, some do, some don t, but if they do, it will lose all of it s contact information, etc. and I doubt you want to do...

Cellular Phones: unlocking a motorola Q, esn number, owing money
esn number, owing money, phone didn: Hi Jim - Unfortunately, the problem with CDMA service is that the ESN is tied to a wireless number and because the person who had this phone didn t pay his or her invoice, Verizon is prohibiting the phone from being used until the balance is paid. The person...

Cellular Phones: best sound format for ringtones, cell phone ringtones, sound converter
cell phone ringtones, sound converter, converter programs: Hi Loc - Yes, there are a lot of different programs that will convert your songs into ringtones. Some are through companies who will do this conversion for you on-line and there is also for purchase software. Here are some ones that you can look into. I...

Cellular Phones: unlocking my phone, digit phone number, mint chocolate
digit phone number, mint chocolate, 0000: Hi Emily - If you locked the phone, and you don t recall ever putting in a lock password, then most likely, the password is the default password. Try using 0000 to unlock it, if not then 000000 and if either of these don t work, put in your 7 digit phone...

Cellular Phones: unlocking sidekick id, cool device, sim card
cool device, sim card, data features: Hi Alex - If you have at&t service, then your phone number and plans are with at&t and since at&t does not sell or have a Sidekick data plan, you won t be able to get this and still maintain at&t service. To get a Sidekick data plan, you would have to port...

Cellular Phones: uscellular phones, lg chocolate, chocolate phone
lg chocolate, chocolate phone, hannah: Hi Hannah - Unfortunately, they do not sell the LG Chocolate phones so unfortunately, you cannot get a Chocolate phone to work with US Cellular because they will only activate phones that they sell. If you really want this phone, then you will want to port...

Cellular Phones: Can I use old AT&T Wireless BlackBerry, sim cards, sim card
sim cards, sim card, cingular wireless: Hi Jo - Cingular Wireless actually bought AT&T Wireless a couple of years ago (and they didn t sell off any of their customers - anyone who had blue SIM cards were permitted to keep them, their devices and their rate plans regardless of what area of the...

Cellular Phones: use a phone with a different sim card carrier, cingular sim card, t mobile sim card
cingular sim card, t mobile sim card, mobile sim card: Hi Brittni - What the Cingular rep told you at the store was true. You can only use the Blackberry Pearl that is Cingular-branded with a Cingular SIM card. The device would have to be unlocked to use it with your T-Mobile SIM and neither Cingular nor T-Mobile...

Cellular Phones: Why the used cell phone I bought only works intermittently., sony ericsson t200, sony ericsson k300a
sony ericsson t200, sony ericsson k300a, canada 1900: Hi Stephen - Both of your phones are tri-band phones (two bands most commonly used in Europe - 1800 and 900) and one band most commonly used in the US and Canada (1900). Fido only uses the 1900 band and both of the phones work on the 1900 band. Rogers,...

Cellular Phones: using cingular sim in tmobile sidekick, t mobile sidekick 3, t mobile sidekick
t mobile sidekick 3, t mobile sidekick, sidekick 3: Hi Amanda - It really won t work for you, so I would suggest using up your prepaid Cingular card and then buying a prepaid T-Mobile (you can transfer your number, so you don t have to lose this when you move to T-Mobile). The Cingular (AT&T) prepaid requires...

Cellular Phones: using Verizon for AT&T, sim card, cdma phone
sim card, cdma phone, cdma network: Hi Justin - You can t use a CDMA phone with GSM service, so unfortunatley, the Verizon LG VX8300 won t work with AT&T (Cingular) no matter what you do. It doesn t have a GSM chipset since it was made for the CDMA network. Hope this helps. Thanks. Debi...

Cellular Phones: V3 in Brazil, motorola mobile phone, sim card
motorola mobile phone, sim card, brand logo: Hello again Lisa If theres no actual branding on the phone, the phone may already been unlocked. As its an old phone, I d say you can use any sim with it now. One way to check is to use another SIM card (like your 02 one), and see if it works. As for...

Cellular Phones: V3 Pick Your Plan to Blackberry, prepaid sim card, sim cards
prepaid sim card, sim cards, information thanks: Hi Tia - A prepaid SIM card from Cingular (at&t) will only work in a prepaid phone. I don t believe there are any PDA s that are prepaid, and unfortunately, none of the PDA s offered for post-paid will work with a prepaid SIM card. The SIM cards for prepaid...

Cellular Phones: V300 unlock code, motorola v300, peripherals
motorola v300, peripherals, motorola: Hello Nigel I m afraid its not as easy as you think, unless you know what you re doing and you have the right peripherals. If you do it incorrectly, it can permanently damage the phone. Best thing to do is to visit a reputable phone shop which has an unlocking...

Cellular Phones: V325i driver, motorola phone tools, rapid share
motorola phone tools, rapid share, confirmation code: Hey Adesac, The software that you are looking for is called Motorola Phone Tools (MPT). Here is a link to download the MPT free.... There are two ways of doing this. The first is using Bluetooth, which is a wireless connection and the second is using...

Cellular Phones: V3I RAZR WITH ITUNES, hey teresa, itunes
hey teresa, itunes, v3i razr: Hey Teresa, Unfortunately I do not know that much about Itunes. Personally i find it to be a waste of time. However i did invest some time in doing some research to answer your question. As such, i have attached a link to a website that has all the information...

Cellular Phones: V3XX, krzr k1m, navigator software
krzr k1m, navigator software, slvr l7c: Hi Shawn - The Razr V3i and V365 are GPS enabled, i.e., they can use Telenav software to communicate via Bluetooth with a GPS puck (costs roughly $90.00 for the puck). The SLVR is also GPS enabled. There are 29 AT&T devices that either have embedded GPS...

Cellular Phones: V505 address book, motorola phone tools, motorola v505
motorola phone tools, motorola v505, rapid share: Hey Robert, Thats how the bluetooth console is set up ..... i am sorry but there isn t really anything much to do there. However what you can do is to try maybe using Motorola Phone Tools (MPT) to get the phone connected Via bluetooth or the data cable...

Cellular Phones: VCast Cost?, samsung sch u540, sch u540
samsung sch u540, sch u540, pocket dial: Hi Sue, I just saw your question in our question overflow pool . Not sure if someone answered this for you yet or if you figured out the answer. If you browse VCast you are using data on your phone so yes you are being charged. But how the service works...

Cellular Phones: VERIZON VM3, there is not enough memory, vm3
there is not enough memory, vm3, memory card: Hi Nathan - The message you are getting that says Unable to Record Movie should probably state Unable to Record Video because it s basically telling you that there is not enough memory available to record a video (which takes a lot more memory than...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Blackberry, phone icon, problem thanks
phone icon, problem thanks, address name: Hi Harrison - Most likely, this relates to how you have your Smart Dialing is set up. Go to the Phone icon and click the track wheel. Click again and go into Options. Then choose Smart dialing. Make sure that the Country Code shows +1 and that the area...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Chocolate, sync problem, information thanks
sync problem, information thanks, chocolate phone: Hi Laurie - I haven t heard of this, but if Verizon told you that there was a problem, then it sounds like there was a firmware problem with the devices and they were waiting for a fix to update the firmware. I would suggest contacting Verizon again and...

Cellular Phones: Verizon compatibility to Alltell compatibility, motorola v10, e bay
motorola v10, e bay, alltell: ok...i see....if the seller stated that the phone is locked to verizon then the phone would not work with alltell....but if he said it is unlocked and is compaitable with verizon then alltell should work juz fine.....email me if more doubts should aris...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Family Plan Maximized, christmas gift idea, verizon phones
christmas gift idea, verizon phones, economical plan: Hi Mike - Since you will need a standalone plan (having maximized your Family Plan), and the majority of your calls would be considered mobile-to-mobile, I would suggest the 450 minute ($39.99) individual rate plan with Verizon. The reason that I wouldn...

Cellular Phones: Verizon KRazr, apple macbook, mac operating system
apple macbook, mac operating system, krzr: Hi Mika - It s my understanding that you currently cannot synchronize the Verizon Krzr with anything other than a computer using the Windows Operating System. You can, of course, use VCast, but as far as synchronizing with your computer, I m afraid that...

Cellular Phones: Verizon KRZR in-phone ringtones, verizon phones, krzr
verizon phones, krzr, other ones: With a GSM Krzr, the custom ringtones won t play if the contact is saved to the SIM card. The contact has to be saved to the phone memory in order for a custom ringtone to be played. In searching for an answer for you, I do believe that I have found the answer...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Krazor, cdma phone, wma files
cdma phone, wma files, wireless provider: So Verizon is your provider. Then you have a CDMA phone. Since it s Verizon, you will need .wma files, most likely. You should be able to use these Catwalk files, but there is a possibility that some may not be compatible because of their size also. Can you...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Motokrzr, krzr, sound files
krzr, sound files, mp3 files: Hi Veronda - There shouldn t be any difference between a sound and a ringtone. I m thinking that as long as they are in the same area as the other ringtones, you should be able to choose them. If you absolutely can t get them to be ringtones, I would have...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Motorola v325i, hacking information, motorola v325i
hacking information, motorola v325i, mean time: Hey David, Thats something i am not famillar with as yet .... I will look into it for you but i do believe that it might involve somm seem editing and bit manipulation. So in the mean time, what you can do is to maybe look for some hacking information online...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Phones, usb bluetooth dongle, samsung sch u 740
usb bluetooth dongle, samsung sch u 740, calendar appointments: Hi Richard - There is a software called Bluetooth Data Suite (MA700 or the new MA730) - Handset Manager http://www.cellphoneshop.net/ma730.html is one of the places where you can purchase this software. It that states that you can synchronize both your...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Razor V3m, razor v3m, calendar test
razor v3m, calendar test, multimedia studio: Hey Jamie, You are the second person to complian to me about Verizon and what they are doing to the V3m.... I unfortunately have not used their network with a V3m as yet..... However i will get some research done as to what the hell they are doing to...

Cellular Phones: Verizon SIM card, sim cards, sim card
sim cards, sim card, gsm devices: Hi Katelyn - The i-mate JAQ is a GSM device and Verizon is a CDMA provider, so this phone will not work with Verizon. I m not sure why the seller told you that it would, because there isn t any way to get a GSM phone to work on a CDMA network. In the US,...

Cellular Phones: Verizon service, computer wallpapers, sim card
computer wallpapers, sim card, model phone: Hi Michelle, That is so sad, I am very sorry to hear that. The pictures are stored in the phone not on the sim card, so I am afraid that if he upgrades his phone the pictures will not be on his sim. The SIM memory is small and can hold tons of phone...

Cellular Phones: Verizon software, motorola phone tools, rapid share
motorola phone tools, rapid share, confirmation code: Hey Vinh, The link works man.... I am using it ..... Just tested it and it works find.. Here are the instructions that you need to follow again... There are two ways of doing this. The first is using Bluetooth, which is a wireless connection and the...

Cellular Phones: Verizon Wireless Can't Activate, motorazr, verizon wireless
motorazr, verizon wireless, ebay: Hi Barb - I would have to agree with you that what you are being told by Verizon is really strange. There is no reason why you have to activate your new phone then deactivate it and then reactivate it again in order to give it to your brother. If your brother...

Cellular Phones: Verzion- New battery in old phone, motorola razor, proper battery
motorola razor, proper battery, hi tommy: Hi Tommy - If the phone itself has water damage, changing out the battery unfortunately will not make the phone work. You are correct that there are different batteries for the different Razr phones and that is because of the networks. My suggestion would...

Cellular Phones: Viewing photos on a cellphone, short message service, mms messaging
short message service, mms messaging, pda treo: Hi Michael - There are actually three different types of messages that can be sent and received on a cell phone. One is Short Message Service called SMS format (160 characters maximim per message), another is MMS or Mulit-Media Message Service and the...

Cellular Phones: VOiCEMAiL PiN C0DE, prepaid sim, mail password
prepaid sim, mail password, voice mail: Hi - So unfortunately, with a prepaid SIM, there isn t any way to reset these things if you don t already know the original codes. The person who sold you the card needs to give these to you because Boost Mobile won t be able to assist you on anything prepaid...

Cellular Phones: Voice Dial, samsung camera phone, voice dial
samsung camera phone, voice dial, dial services: Hi Ed - There are different types of voice dialing and some providers allow voice dialing for no charge and you just need a phone that is capable of voice dialing. Sprint s service is a pay service and you shouldn t be able to use it unless you have had...

Cellular Phones: Voice Mail on all the time, voice mail, nokia phone
voice mail, nokia phone, depens: hello, this is not a silly question! :) Great Question! well it could be possible that he has fowarded all calls or depens on the phone he could of forwared some # s including private # s// if it seems like it s always going to voice mail it problably means...

Cellular Phones: Voice mail, voice mail number, landline phone
voice mail number, landline phone, voice mails: Hi Ann - There are a couple of ways to do this. One, you can get the phone number where all the voice mails reside. Every carrier is different, but some of them actually have a telephone number that is dialed whenever you get a voice mail and you just have...

Cellular Phones: Voicemail, voice mail number, digit phone number
voice mail number, digit phone number, mail password: Hi JD - There is actually a voice mail number (that is not your wireless number) that you can dial to call your voice mail from a landline, it is the number that your phone dials when it calls voice mail. You should be able to see this number, but looking...

Cellular Phones: v188, motorola phone tools, pressure cracks
motorola phone tools, pressure cracks, v188 motorola: Hey A J, What you can do is to try maybe using Motorola Phone Tools (MPT) to get the phone connected Via bluetooth or the data cable and then use MPT to download the contact list to the computer. Here is a link to download the MPT free.... There...

Cellular Phones: v3 razor not charging in house, but will in car, motorola chargers, home chargers
motorola chargers, home chargers, home charger: If you are positive that the phone is charging in the car, then it doesn t make sense that the connectors are broken. The only issue could be the battery and since the charging via the car charger is at a lower voltage, the battery may be able to charge on...

Cellular Phones: v3 razr link, motorola phone tools, rapid share
motorola phone tools, rapid share, confirmation code: Hey Paul, Glad to hear that you got it working. The ringtones and pictures features however can be found under the Multimedia studio option. In this option, you can modify your mp3s and pictures and then have them sent to the phone and vice versa. ...

Cellular Phones: v3i, cell phone models, dummies books
cell phone models, dummies books, dummies book: Hi Bruce - I m not aware of any dummies books for specific cell phone models or manufacturers, but I m sure that there must be a cell phones for dummies book. Are you trying to figure out something specific about your phone? There are on-line manuals (called...

Cellular Phones: verizon, free texts, verizon phone
free texts, verizon phone, free calls: Hello Amanda I m afraid I dont really know the answer to this question, usually depending on your tariff, free texts are possible. Free calls to other Verizon users is a bonus, but also having free texts is doubtful in my opinion. Hope this helps ...

Cellular Phones: verizon chocolate, verizon phone, best bet
verizon phone, best bet, wetness: Hi Nicki - The bad news is that the pink under the battery indicates that the phone has gotten wet. It doesn t matter whether you dropped it in water, you had it in the rain or left it in your car and it was hot enough to produce moisture. If you were to...

Cellular Phones: verizon krazor and razor- 2 Questions, toshiba satelite, micro sd memory
toshiba satelite, micro sd memory, camera cable: Hey Steve, The thing here is that i hope that you are referring to the Motorola V3I, because the V3razor cannot hold a memory card. The card should work fine in the V3I or another model that supports the memory card. Firstly, you need to ensure that you...

Cellular Phones: verizon krazr, motorola phone tools, correct drivers
motorola phone tools, correct drivers, vcast: Hi Debra - You know, Verizon makes it pretty difficult to download music without going through VCast. If you can find the correct drivers for your Krzr K1M and the most recent version of Motorola Phone Tools - using your USB cable ror the Krzr, you should...

Cellular Phones: verizon phones with t-mobile, cdma technology, verizon phones
cdma technology, verizon phones, verizon phone: Hi Saverio - Verizon uses CDMA technology and T-Mobile uses GSM. Unfortunately, these two technologies are not compatible, so you can t use a Verizon phone with T-Mobile service or vice versa. In order to use the Krzr, you would have to port your number...

Cellular Phones: verizon razor v3, motorola phone tools, razor v3
motorola phone tools, razor v3, rapid share: Hey Joe, What you can try doing, is to download the software and install it. It works alot better than Media player. The software that you are looking for is called Motorola Phone Tools (MPT). Here is a link to download the MPT free.... There are...

Cellular Phones: verizon razor v3m, motorola phonetools, razor work
motorola phonetools, razor work, default mail: Hi Justin - The requirements for using VCast Music from Verizon are: a VCast enabled phone (you have that with the Razr V3M), you must have Windows XP as your operating system on your PC, Windows Media Player 10 (or higher) on your PC, an internet connection,...

Cellular Phones: verizon voyager phone and the calendar, cell phone hackers, wireless sync
cell phone hackers, wireless sync, cdma cell phone: Hi Liz, Typically Verizon Bluetooth features are restricted so that you can only use a headset. Have you ever tried to use your Bluetooth feature for any thing else such as transferring ringtones to other people you know who have Bluetooth or exchanging...

Cellular Phones: verizon, verizon phone, information department
verizon phone, information department, text messages: Hey Manda, The thing is that I can’t tell you off hand if you will have to be paying for text messages. But to my knowledge that would depend on what plan you signed up with. For example whether you have signed up for pre paid or post paid and then...

Cellular Phones: how does vibrator in cell phone works?, question thanks, vibrator
question thanks, vibrator, transducers: Hi Vinay. The vibrator in a cell phone is made up of a very small motor with an offset weight, when the motor spins this weight causes vibrations through the handset due to its offset position. I m sorry but I do not understand the rest of your question. Thanks,...

Cellular Phones: video on cell phone?, sony ericcson w300i, motorola v3r
sony ericcson w300i, motorola v3r, video capabilities: Hi Sue - Currently, there are 28 phones that Cingular is selling that have the ability to take videos. They range in price from free with a 2 year agreement to $199.99 with a two year agreement. The length of the video is dependent upon memory, so if you...

Cellular Phones: video from cell phone?, motorola v3x, model phone
motorola v3x, model phone, video recording: Hey Sue, Phones that can do video recording are called camera phones as well, however they have the extra feature of video recording. Now do bear in mind that not all camera phones do video recording. The thing is that video recording in phones hove...

Cellular Phones: can virgin mobile work in motorola, prepaid sim cards, motorola v6
prepaid sim cards, motorola v6, mobile work: Hi Steeve - No, you can t use aw Virgin Mobile SIM with a phone that is not from Virgin Mobile. They have prepaid SIM cards that only work with the phones that they sell. If you put one of their SIM cards into an unlocked phone, it won t work because their...

Cellular Phones: virgin mobile, kyocera switchback, cdma carriers
kyocera switchback, cdma carriers, virgin mobile: Hey Dawood Dalaly, How it works is that if the phone is locked unto a nework then the phone has to be unlocked before it can work on another network. Thus you would have to first unlock your phone before you can get it to work on another network.... ...

Cellular Phones: voice mail messages, voice mail messages, digit pin
voice mail messages, digit pin, network providers: Hello Alicia I dont think you can, however you can check your voice mail using someone elses phone. The following will work if your network provider is T-Mobile. I m sure other network providers will have a similar method too though. First create a PIN...

Cellular Phones: voicemail password, metro pcs, voice mail
metro pcs, voice mail, pcs phone: Hi TaLisha - If you try to access the voice mail from the phone, you shouldn t have to put in the password, however, if when you try to access voice mail from the phone, it asks for a password, there is no way to reset it other than asking the person you...

Cellular Phones: voicemail, voice mail box, voice mail system
voice mail box, voice mail system, short term memory: Hi Steve - There s no way to undelete voice messgaes from any provider or any voice mail system once the predetermined time period for undeleting has passed. Typically, you can undelete a voice mail during the session where you listened to it because the...

Cellular Phones: voltage, gsm providers, hardware providers
gsm providers, hardware providers, coverter: Hi Hugo - Blackberrys made for GSM providers in the US typically come with converters (a transformer is not necessary, only the coverter for the outlets abroad). The majority of the hardware providers of cell phones make their phones today so that you only...

Cellular Phones: vx9900, cell phone users, menu down
cell phone users, menu down, passcode: Hi Matt - The good news is that the bluetooth is actually not locked. You have it currently set to ask you for the code each time, but this can be easily remedied. The reason that it is asking for the code is because you have your phone set to Hidden ....

Cellular Phones: W315 from verizon, mobile phone tools, verizon phones
mobile phone tools, verizon phones, would like additional information: Hi Jack -- In order to get ringtones or music onto your device without VCAST (Verizon s proprietary software), you would need to convert the files to .WMA format. This is the format that the Verizon phones recognize. You need Windows Media Player 10 or...

Cellular Phones: Wallpaper on the Motorola V323i, decent battery life, razorv3
decent battery life, razorv3, 3 phones: Hi Diane - I ve personally never heard of this problem and it sounds like a firmware problem that Motorola probably needs to fix. Personally, I think the Razr V3 is a great phone and the buttons are larger than on most phones and the speakerphone is great...

Cellular Phones: Wet phone, samsung e350, orange contract
samsung e350, orange contract, phone memory: Hello Amy It sounds to me the phone s circuitary has been severely effected. As alot of people who ve been in your situation, there isnt anything you can do now except have your phone replaced (probably at a charge as it warrants as user misuse and not...

Cellular Phones: Whats happening?, call answer, international roaming
call answer, international roaming, wireless provider: Hi Manos - Since you saw signal bars in these areas, then this definitely means that your wireless provider does not have a roaming agreement in those areas. Your phone saw the signal, but there was not an agreement in place to allow you to roam on the...

Cellular Phones: Windows mobile device without camera, dell axim x5, dell axim
dell axim x5, dell axim, hp ipaq: Hi Shamik - AT&T (formerly Cingular) has a Treo 750, Cingular 8525 (HTC is the brand behind the name) and an HP iPAQ that have Windows Mobile 5 (soon to be 6) and all three have models without cameras since these three devices were designed for business...

Cellular Phones: Witch cell phone best for me?, state witch, verizon phone
state witch, verizon phone, two rivers: Hi Susette - It looks like Verizon has pretty good coverage in your zip code. However, there is one section this map that shows no coverage at all (in the southeast corner that kind of looks like it is by a body of water. Follow this link (paste it into...

Cellular Phones: w490 ringer id vs. message id, ringer id, message tone
ringer id, message tone, ring tone: Hi Jeff - If you make the ringtone for text messages to be none or silent, when these people text you, your phone won t play a sound. However, you are correct that when you set a custom ringtone for someone, that whether they call or text you, the sound...

Cellular Phones: w810i MMs settings, firmware image, mms settings
firmware image, mms settings, cellular one: Hi Mark - When you SIM-unlock a GSM phone, you can use it for voice and text messages without issue, but if you want to send and receive anything related to data 9for example, MMS messages - ones that contain text and data like pictures), you need the firmware...

Cellular Phones: w850i memory stick problem, sd card reader, memory stick duo
sd card reader, memory stick duo, internal mechanism: Hello Dave You are definately using the right card for this phone? Theres alot of cards out there and not all of them fit all phone models. Make sure its a Memory Stick Duo type of card. Has any other object been inserted into the card slot before?...

Cellular Phones: I want to change my metro pcs phone, metro phone, metro pcs
metro phone, metro pcs, cdma network: Hi Jas - Metro PCS does not currently support any PDA s and they state that they will not activate any phones not purchased from them. Before you spend money on an unlocked device of any kind, I would suggest contacting them and asking them if they will...

Cellular Phones: I want a GPS software for my sonyericsson K600i, model cell phone, sony ericsson k600i
model cell phone, sony ericsson k600i, third party software: Hi Kodjo, Thanks for your message. Good question! Sorry to say but your Sony Ericsson K600i does not support GPS services. My intuition told me that it didn t and so did a search on the Sony Ericssson direct website where they have product specifiations...

Cellular Phones: i want a plan, but not a phone..., esn number, sim card
esn number, sim card, card phones: Hi Patty - I can definitely try to help you out here. Not all phones are GSM and use a SIM card. Phones from Verizon and Sprint do you use a SIM card, they are CDMA phones and the carrier makes them work by providing you with a wireless number and associating...

Cellular Phones: water damage, motorazor, blow dryer
motorazor, blow dryer, water damage: Hi Sher - Remove the battery and let the phone and battery dry out completely. You could even use a blow dryer to try to dry them out. I would suggest letting it dry for a day or so and please make sure that they are completely dry. Once they are dry, you...

Cellular Phones: wav file, motorola phone tools, motorola razr
motorola phone tools, motorola razr, line software: Hi Dave - In order to convert a .wav file to a ringtone, you need MP3 software. The ringtone has to be in an .mp3 format on your computer and then you can use Motorola Phone Tools to transfer it via Bluetooth or USB cable to your Razr. You can also use...

Cellular Phones: What are the ways can make money out of SMS, short message service, telco company
short message service, telco company, wireless provider: Hi Raymond - SMS is the type of message format that the wireless providers use for their subscribers to send and receive text messages. SMS messages are limited to a particular character length (determined by the provider) and are charged at either a...

Cellular Phones: whats wrong with it, lg chocolate phone, warranty repair
lg chocolate phone, warranty repair, information thanks: Hi Michael - I m hoping that your phone is 12 months old or less because if it is, I would suggest returning it to Verizon under their warranty/repair program. If the phone is 12 months old or less, they will either repair or replace it for you. It sounds...

Cellular Phones: wi fi or wlan ? worth it?, local area network, wireless local area network
local area network, wireless local area network, reading news: there are both the same.wifi is the name for wirless and wlan means Wireless Local Area Network.....if your are only lookin into text while surfing net like juz reading news.its ok.but if you want to see pictures its bad..not becoz its slow or anitin as it...

Cellular Phones: wi fi ? worth it, phone service providers, computer laptop
phone service providers, computer laptop, wlan: Hello Tygr I found the wi fi reasonably fast for a mobile phone, but ofcourse, its not as fast as computer/laptop. As for sites, I found I could only connect with wap based sites, such as phone service providers website and a few chat sites. Although I...

Cellular Phones: wifi for cingular 2125, aircards, blackberrys
aircards, blackberrys, cingular 2125: Hi Wes - If you want to use a wireless provider s device for a WiFi connection and you don t use an aircard, right now, your only other choice is to tether a Blackberry. If you attempted to tether the 2125, you would need software to make the connection to...

Cellular Phones: wind-up charger, turbines, chargers
turbines, chargers, electricity: Hey Dani, Those chargers ae manually wind-up, and the charge the phone. They act as a generator, you wind-up the lever and it turns the turbines inside the generator, which in turns creates electricity, that is then fitered and transfered to the battery........

Cellular Phones: wing phone, cinguliar, t mobile
cinguliar, t mobile, sim card: Hi Roe - The problem is that the firmware on your device is for T-Mobile and you would have to reflash the device with new firmware that is compatible with AT&T s network in order to get to AT&T s network from your device. Unfortunately, you won t be able...

Cellular Phones: wireless phone service, wireless phone service, working in iraq
wireless phone service, working in iraq, finding information: Hi Josh, sorry for the delay, I have had trouble finding information on this topic. The only operator that I have managed to find is Batelco, a Bahraini operator that has invested a lot of money into getting a mobile service up and running in Iraq. I do not...

Cellular Phones: wishing for a site that........, indian rupees, cud
indian rupees, cud, handsets: Hey Vishal, I use gsmarena alot and it is up to date and provides me with alot of information. However if you don t like it then you can try one of these links; www.mobile-review.com www.mobilebee.com www.phonescoop.com www.mobiledia.com Hope that...

Cellular Phones: Why won't my cell phone work in my house?, metal siding, sprint service
metal siding, sprint service, sanyo pm 8200: Hi J. - If your cell phone doesn t work in your house and other people who have Sprint service works in your house, then your phone is the problem. If other people who have Sprint service don t work in your house, then you might want to consider getting...

Cellular Phones: What's wrung wit my phone?, mms setup, mms messaging
mms setup, mms messaging, ebay: Hi Cherrelle - You need to contact US Cellular and make sure that you have MMS capabilities and then you need to create your MMS profile (i.e., your email address that is associated with MMS messaging, even if it s just your wireless number). US Cellular...

Cellular Phones: what do i have to do?, 64k sim card, automated system
64k sim card, automated system, cingular: Matthew - Go to a Cingular, the new at&t store and ask them if they could give you a new SIM card because you are having service issues and want to see if an upgraded SIM will help. They won t charge you anything for it and they will code the new SIM in...

Cellular Phones: How do I ?, metro pcs, correct domain
metro pcs, correct domain, pcs phone: I Erika - I looked high and low to see if I could verify how to send text messages to MetroPCS users via something other than a wireless phone (so that I could verify whether @txt.metropcs.com was the correct domain or not and could not find anything at...

Cellular Phones: make, cdma carriers, cdma phones
cdma carriers, cdma phones, sony ericcson: Hi Becky - I would say that it depends on your service provider to start with. For example, Motorola makes both CDMA and GSM phones and a Razr works differently on the CDMA ntwork than on GSM, so where I might recommend a Razr on the GSM network, I might...

Cellular Phones: -, lg u8180, vga camera
lg u8180, vga camera, mobile phones: For more info on LG U8180: http://www.gsmarena.com/lg_u8180-1177.php For more info on LG U8330: http://www.gsmarena.com/lg_u8330-1300.php For more info on LG U8360: http://www.gsmarena.com/lg_u8360-1299.php From my opinion, the 3 of them are not...

Cellular Phones: xv6700, water damage, phone book
water damage, phone book, good luck: Hi Daphp - Your friend can take the phone to a Verizon store and see if they can hook it up to a PC in their store and using the software that they use to copy numbers from one phone to another, copy the phone numbers on the phone to your friend s new phone....

Celtic/Gaelic Languages: Irish/Gaelic Translation, irish gaelic translation, troid
irish gaelic translation, troid, good fight: Hello, Jim. Here is your translation: Troid an maith troid. In this sense, troid works either as a noun or a verb. I hope this can help you, Alliso...

Central/South American History: Mayan symbols, south american languages, mayan symbols
south american languages, mayan symbols, jaguar: Well this is outside my expertise, but I was able to turn up a few sites that may be able to help a little: http://research.famsi.org/mdp/mdp_index.php http://www.alphadictionary.com/directory/Languages/South_American_Languages/Mayan/ http://maya.hum.sdu.dk...

Central/South American History: santa anas leg, santa anas, santa paola
santa anas, santa paola, mexican american war: Hi John, I simply googled it. Here are the urls for the sources I used. I also have read an account or two in books, but I cannot recall the names as i have so many in my private collection. http://www.members.tripod.com/~xochipili/1stpg.html http://www.vlib.us/amdocs/texts/mexwar.htm...

Central/South American History: honduras, travel state gov, legal passport
travel state gov, legal passport, honduran embassy: It looks like she can stay in Honduras for 90 days pursuant to a new agreement. http://travel.state.gov/travel/cis_pa_tw/cis/cis_1135.html#entry_requirements I would call the Honduran Embassy to clarify what she should do, but most likely, she is now...

Central/South American History: Aztec foods, water turkey, maguey plant
water turkey, maguey plant, southhall: Hi J. Southhall, Although my category is the 19th century History of Mexico, I can still answer your question. The main staple of the Aztecs was maize (corn), which they made into lots of different recipies including tortillas, tamales, and maize cakes which...

Central/South American History: Why the Banana Wars?, american business interests, banana republics
american business interests, banana republics, hispaniola island: Sorry for the delay; I just started the semester on Monday. The term comes from Banana Republics , a term used to describe the small nations in and around the Caribbean, whose main source of income during the period was from agriculture (namely Bananas,...

Central/South American History: Central america in the 19th century, nicaragua history, west traffic
nicaragua history, west traffic, ohio farmer: Well if he was in California for the gold rush, he might have ended up in Central America because a lot of the east-west traffic actually went through there. I don t know if he was married, but once all the gold had been claimed, it might have been a good...

Central/South American History: Costa Rican Flag, french reveloution, costa rican flag
french reveloution, costa rican flag, central american countries: Dave, Here s the flag scoop... The Red in the flag was added to honor the French Reveloution. The White and blue is thematic of other Central American countries. They all used to be a in a Cenral American Fedration whlich was not a sucess, but its legacy...

Central/South American History: Cuba's loyalty to Spain (This is not A homework Question)!, spanish american colonies, homework question
spanish american colonies, homework question, treasure fleet: This is an educated guess, but I think a lot of the peopl who immigrated to Cuba kept strong ties to Spain. La Habana was the de facto capital city of all of the Spanish American colonies, and it likely attracted the wealthier merchants who had strong interest...

Central/South American History: Cuban pre-revolutionary economics, fidel castro, history of the caribbean
fidel castro, history of the caribbean, eric williams: The economy was directly tied to the international price of sugar. US business interests owned 75% of the arable land on the island before 1959 and controlled 40% of the country s sugar production. Thsi more or less made Cuba a economic colony of the US...

Central/South American History: chieche mayan language, mayan language, best bet
mayan language, best bet, guatemalan: I was unable to find anything written in any of these languages, much less a book designed for someone to teach themselves the languages. I did discover that Uspanteco is spoken by apx. 3,000 people. If the other languages are as widespread, then I doubt...

Central/South American History: cinco de mayo, mexican hat dance, la raspa music
mexican hat dance, la raspa music, spanish colonial city: Since this is a history question board, I have to answer in a historical sense. Cinco de Mayo is a celebration originally of and by one city in Mexico, the city of Puebla. Until about 20 years ago, no one outside of that city and state celebrated this event....

Central/South American History: cinco de mayo, mexican independence day, good enough excuse
mexican independence day, good enough excuse, national celebration: I m sorry to say, there really is not a good reason to celebrate Cinco de Mayo in the US, and in Mexico up until a few years ago, it was only celebrated in one city, the city where the battle took place. The Mexican-Americans in the US have insisted on celebrating...

Central/South American History: Democracy vs others, american history class, latin american history
american history class, latin american history, blue hydrangeas: I would certainly agree with your analogy. There certainly is an inordiante amount of interference by the US and governments/societies should be organized by popular will, not imposed from above. However, I would argue that any system that isnt based on...

Central/South American History: ernesto che guevara, ernesto che guevara, ernesto guevara
ernesto che guevara, ernesto guevara, che guevara: I will deal with each point in turn. 1, 3, and 6 go togther. Che was undoubtly influenced by a journey he took across S. America. He saw the poor and could feel sorry for them. By the time he got back to Argentina, he gave up his medicial pratice to fight...

Central/South American History: Why the Banana Wars?, overseas colonies, havana harbor
Central/South American History: Why the Banana Wars?, overseas colonies, havana harbor, president mckinley

Central/South American History: Central america in the 19th century
Central/South American History: Central america in the 19th century

Central/South American History: Costa Rican Flag, search eb, britannica online
Central/South American History: Costa Rican Flag, search eb, britannica online, costa rica

Central/South American History: Cuba's loyalty to Spain (This is not A homework Question)!, african traditions, anglo culture
Central/South American History: Cuba's loyalty to Spain (This is not A homework Question)!, african traditions, anglo culture, blood ties

Central/South American History: cinco de mayo, jose cuervo, mayo point
Central/South American History: cinco de mayo, jose cuervo, mayo point, liquor stores

Central/South American History: Latin American History, native dialects, bantus
Central/South American History: Latin American History, native dialects, bantus, remarkable fact

Central/South American History: The location of Santa Anna`s leg!, wooden leg, military museum
Central/South American History: The location of Santa Anna`s leg!, wooden leg, military museum, camp lincoln

Central/South American History: Mexican Food History Question, mexico tradition, chili ristra
Central/South American History: Mexican Food History Question, mexico tradition, chili ristra, chilies

Central/South American History: South America, catholic populations, pope
Central/South American History: South America, catholic populations, pope, peace

Central/South American History: spain and mexico, xx century, koreans
Central/South American History: spain and mexico, xx century, koreans, usa south

Central/South American History: spanish, computer boy, married woman
Central/South American History: spanish, computer boy, married woman, little man

Central/South American History: food history, oranges lemons, maguey plant
oranges lemons, maguey plant, pomegranites: I m not sure I understand your question. Do you want to know who the native peoples were in Central and South America? If so, this is very complicated and controvercial and not in agreement by anthropologists. In Central America which includes modern Mexico,...

Central/South American History: history, victoriano huerta, francisco pancho villa
victoriano huerta, francisco pancho villa, president woodrow wilson: Here you go: Madero was swept into office with few concrete ideas. As a wealthy northerner, he envisioned political reform, not revolution. Radical groups who had pinned their hopes on Madero quickly became disenchanted. Emiliano Zapata soon understood...

Central/South American History: Latin American History, latin american history, classical areas
latin american history, classical areas, romance languages: This name has nothing to do with the speaking of Latin. I m not exactly sure where the origin is from, but I would guess that it is an 18th or 19th century phrase used because the major languages of the region were Romance languages and therefore, Latin based...

Central/South American History: Laws, wisconsin international law journal, legal defences
wisconsin international law journal, legal defences, criminal injustice: I am not sure about this particular defense, but I know that there was a broad honor defense that served as a justification for a killing that was provoked by threats to a man s masculinity/dominance/honor. Here are some sources that might be of use (I...

Central/South American History: The location of Santa Anna`s leg!, american history class, latin american history
american history class, latin american history, wooden leg: Hi Barbara, I cannot fully answer your question immediately. Often we have to do our own research as well, that is why we are given three days to answer. Therefore, I can only give you a partial answer. Santa Ana s leg was originally buried at a place called...

Central/South American History: Marines in Veracruz, banana wars, veracruz mexico
banana wars, veracruz mexico, general huerta: The US was involved in several Banana Wars which were really so-called police actions where the US military was sent to places in turmoil to settle things down and spread democracy and freedom . This happened during the latter part of the 19th century...

Central/South American History: Mexican Civilizations, guanajuato mexico, cultures of mexico
guanajuato mexico, cultures of mexico, aztec empire: Enrique, My category is 19th century Mexican History, but I can still help you. The pre-Columbian cultures of Mexico were sort of mixed together and it is sometimes hard to determine when one culture ended and when another began. They more than likely evolved...

Central/South American History: Mexican Food History Question, chile ristra, mexican food history
chile ristra, mexican food history, local dish: I have never heard of chile ristra , it may be a type of chile which there are dozens of varieties. It may be some local dish for a particullar Latin country/region/etc. Anyway, this question really is not about Central American History, it is about food/local...

Central/South American History: Mexican history, father miguel hidalgo, peasant class
father miguel hidalgo, peasant class, caste system: Hi Lance, In the late 19th century, there was only one president who ruled from about 1875 on named Porfirio Diaz. One of the issues that brought about his ouster in 1910 was that the peasant class was losing its land to the upper class. One of the ways this...

Central/South American History: Mexican roots, root cultures, southwest culture
root cultures, southwest culture, mexican roots: The question really is what is a Mexican, which has as many definitions as the amount of people one asks. A modern Mexican, that is, a person born and raised in the country of Mexico, is either a pure bred Indian, of which there are several root cultures,...

Central/South American History: Policy towards indigenous peoples, latin american collections, argentina since independence
latin american collections, argentina since independence, america indigena: I actually did a lot of scholarly work about the central Argentinian government s attempts to control the gauchos in the 19th century, but these people were not indigenous per se (although most were mestizos). Most of the indigenous population were exterminated...

Central/South American History: past life question, american elite, colonial control
american elite, colonial control, life question: The only problem with the past-life reading is that there were no dictators per se in the 1700s in Latin America. The enitre area was under colonial control of Spain (except for Brazil, controlled by Portugal) until around 1810-1830, when the colonies gained...

Central/South American History: Religious Oppression, forms of catholicism, spanish catholic church
forms of catholicism, spanish catholic church, obedient disciples: This question is a very complex, and to answer it properly, it will take a very long and involved answer. Therefore, I will have to briefly summarize, and if you still need further assistance, you can ask more questions, but remember to ask one at a time....

Central/South American History: South America, line of demarcation, catholic spain
line of demarcation, catholic spain, imaginary line: The Pope, hoping to avoid conflicts between Catholic Spain and Portugal, drew the line in the 15th century. All terrotories west of the line were deemed colonizedable by Spain, and all lands east, by Portugal. It was referred to as the line of demarcation,...

Central/South American History: Sports History in South America, meso america, uwec
meso america, uwec, helpful books: Hmm, that s a hard one. About the only one I can think of was played by the in some variation by the Olmecs, Mayas and Aztecs. It has some elements of soccer and basketball. Here are some helpful links: http://www.uwec.edu/greider/Indigenous/Meso-America/ballgame/sources.htm...

Central/South American History: sources of info., history of latin america, two fires
history of latin america, two fires, david clay: Benjamin Kean s book History of Latin America: Independence to Present covers 19th and 20th century at the macro level (http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0395977142/o/qid=968852074/sr=2-2/103-5552882-3465438). It s a good starting point because he writes...

Central/South American History: spain and mexico, native population, melting pot
native population, melting pot, mexicans: Many people make the mistake of referring to Mexicans as a race or ethnicity, they are neither. The term Mexican refers to a nationality, like the term American . The belief that Mexicans are half Spanish (European) and half Native American is another...

Central/South American History: spanish, simutaneously, mac computer
simutaneously, mac computer, cori: Hi Cori, Boy is niña, and girl is niño. These are both spelled with a tilde pronounced tildee which is the squiggly line above the n . On a Mac computer, you press the option key simutaneously with the N key, then press the N key again to get the N with...

Ceramics: 1954 ceramic ash tray, ash tray, black ash
ash tray, black ash, black africa: Hi David; Sorry, but I have never heard of that company. I wouldn t know were to start looking, either. They are dated 1954, so better to start your search with glass and pottery experts, that deal in antiques. I am racking my brain, trying to think what...

Ceramics: Fine Bone China, fine bone china, english potters
fine bone china, english potters, italian ceramics: Hi there, as far as I know there is not difference between fine bone china and bone china. Fine is just a common adjective in this context. Bone china is a variety of porcelain developed by English potters in the last half of the 18th and early 19th cent....

Ceramics: Handbuilding - Flat tiles & rewetting clay., flat tiles, piece of clay
flat tiles, piece of clay, thanks in advance: Hi Tammy, I m not an expert in ceramics technicalities. I can tell you though what I saw when I visited Italian potters studios. 1. They keep the clay wet by covering it with a thick plastic sheet. 2. They keep their items (for example tiles) perfectly...

Ceramics: iTALIAN PITCHER, italian alphabet, turcoise
italian alphabet, turcoise, pv: Hi Ivonne, I m puzzled by the py . We do not have the Y in the Italian alphabet, so this seems to imply that the pitcher is not Italian. But i d like to see it. Can you send me a picture of the pitcher and the signature? My email is tiziana@thatsarte.co...

Ceramics: Problem in ceramic wall tile, ceramic wall tile, tiles
ceramic wall tile, tiles: I don t know why you are putting water on the back of the tile. What I can tell you though is that tiles are highly porous and they must usually be glazed to enable them to hold water. Glaze is usually applied to the front side and not to the back. Hope...

Ceramics: Trivet with extra ceramic tiles, decorative ceramic tiles, ceramic area
decorative ceramic tiles, ceramic area, hot pots: Hi Florinda. I m not a expert on the technical side of ceramics but I can tell you how we make trivets here in Italy. If the sides of the tiles are nicely painted and/or nice to see, we just glue the tiles on a wooden base. The size of the base depends...

Ceramics: bisque repair, liquid clay, thick paste
liquid clay, thick paste, greenware: Karen, I m not sure what temperature Elmer s glue will melt at, but I ll bet it s fairly low. I d highly recommend a commercial product like Mend Magic. I ve used it with some good success. I ve also mixed up 1 part vinegar, 1 part Kayo syrup, 1 part liquid...

Ceramics: Charismatic Cats by Katharine Stevenson, adorable figurines, cat figurines
adorable figurines, cat figurines, antique services: Linda, I ll return home Sunday & be able to do some searching in my books. I ll enjoy trying to sleuth this one! :) Leisha Linda, I found one similar BC kitty listed on Ebay for $9.99. It s about the same age. http://cgi.ebay.com/Bronson-Collectibles-Figurine-Cat-Kitten-1993_W0QQitemZ110305178494QQcmdZViewItemQQptZDecorative_Collectibles?_trksid=p3286.m20.l1116#ebayphotohosting...

Ceramics: chipped potlid, hairline cracks, ceramics shop
hairline cracks, ceramics shop, shades of white: Dudley, There s lots of glazes out there & I m sure you ll be able to match up your repairs. Try this website, http://www.ccsaonline.com/home.html look for a ceramics shop in your town. I m certain if you take your piece in they can help you match the glaze...

Ceramics: clay glazes, downy fabric softener, dish soap
downy fabric softener, dish soap, blue dawn: Sally, Yes, most glazes are water soluble & clean up easily with water. If you have brushes that have been left to harden, I have a great studio formula I use. I call it Dawny. Mix equal parts of blue Downy fabric softener and blue Dawn dish soap. Soak...

Ceramics: cracked bowl, everyday usage, ceramic bowl
everyday usage, ceramic bowl, different story: Derek, There are lots of ways to repair it if you re not going to use it for food again, however if you wish to use it with food that s a different story. Can you tell me a little more information? Do you have a photo? How bad is the crack? Leish...

Ceramics: Electric Kiln, electric kiln, phase electric
electric kiln, phase electric, bottom row: Hi Wendy, no kiln is not ruined, replace the bricks. About half way down this page http://www.skutt.com/products/accs.html it shows that bricks are available from Skutt. The element is damaged though. It will continue to function as long as it doesn...

Ceramics: finding a ceramic shop, st cloud area, osceola county fl
st cloud area, osceola county fl, clayhouse: Kathy, There is a wonderful website (http://www.ccsaonline.com/home.html) where I found this shop; THE CLAYHOUSE CHRISTINE BAGGETT KISSIMMEE, FL Phone : 407-729-4015 Email : info@clayhouse-pottery.com Web : www.clayhouse-pottery.com Hope this...

Ceramics: firing green clay, glass kiln, stoneware clays
glass kiln, stoneware clays, temp converter: Hi Candace, You will have to do low fire glaze and clay. i would not recommend firing to the maximum all the time as it will considerably shorten the life of your kiln. Here is a temp. converter http://www.wbuf.noaa.gov/tempfc.htm 1000degc is the normal...

Ceramics: Gare kiln 2318, porcelain clays, google search
porcelain clays, google search, beads jewelry: Nancy, Congratulations on advancing to porcelain! It is the Cadillac of all clays & not for the faint hearted. I make porcelain beads & jewelry too. I did a quick google search on Gare Kiln 2318 & came up with 1/2 dozen articles that will probably prove...

Ceramics: Glazes, electric skillet, pencil line
electric skillet, pencil line, bonnie duncan: Bonnie, Pencil will burn off in a firing. I ve only used it to create designs prior to glazing. I ve never heard of it preventing running of glazes & not sure how it would. Try using 2 coats on a test piece to see if it covers well enough. Usually, with darker...

Ceramics: glaze, gas kilns, gas kiln
gas kilns, gas kiln, electric kilns: Flor, it,s a learning process that is not suitable to email. You need to go to someone with a kiln and learn there. There are different firings and processes for different clay bodies and glazes. Electric kilns are different to gas kilns, oxidation and...

Ceramics: Inarco Lady Head Vase, lady head vase, exact estimates
lady head vase, exact estimates, string of pearls: Dear RA, Nothing is worthless! It may have decreased its market value, but still may be worth something. Do you have a photo of it you can send? Leisha RA, Thanks for the photo. These Inarco ladies are highly collectible. I ve seen them go for anywhere...

Ceramics: Kimple Molds, kimple molds, ebay
kimple molds, ebay, sonia: Sonia, Here s a great site for searching out molds; http://www.ceramicsnetwork.com/MoldCompanies.html They recommend search Creative Paradise for Kimple molds. I couldn t seem to locate your specific bunny. :( Let s hope he hasn t hopped away. I d suggest...

Ceramics: moldy porcelain, sodium silicate, soda ash
sodium silicate, soda ash, casting clay: Hi Jessica, I don t know if it will make you sick or not. So far it has not effected me. I do 2 days a week at college working in the ceramics section and our reclaim bins often have this rotten clay in the bottom if i don,t keep them clean. I handle this...

Ceramics: Refiring, sticky residue, pottery studio
sticky residue, pottery studio, high heat: Dear Leen, It s hard to know what they used if they were done in Brazil, however they should be able to be refired with success. Look up a potter or glaze your own pottery studio in your town. They should be able to help you out by coating it with a clear....

Ceramics: School Project, pottery supplier, terrific community
pottery supplier, terrific community, recycling bins: Dear Kimberly, What a great project! Wow! That is a high price. I m surprised that the local shop isn t a little more benevolent, especially given that he/she could attract so many customers with this project. They missed a terrific community opportunity...

Ceramics: i want to start painting ceramic and dont know where to start, pottery type, bisqueware
pottery type, bisqueware, paint your own pottery: Dear Alexis, Congratulations on choosing a really rewarding hobby! First, check in your phone book if there is a paint your own pottery type studio in your town. They have sprung up all over the U.S. They re wonderful places to get started. They generally...

Ceramics: Acoma Pottery Mask, pottery mask, excellent condition
pottery mask, excellent condition, santo domingo: Sharon, I am traveling right now. I will return home on Tuesday & research in my books for you. Leisha Sharon, It appears to be in the Santo Domingo style, but I m not an expert in this area. Here s another site for you. You might try writing this expert....

Ceramics: Bisqueware painting and glazing, and baking?, ceramic craft, craft pieces
ceramic craft, craft pieces, hobby lobby: David, Unless you re glazing them, you don t need to fire them. You can simply paint them with the acrylic paint & then seal them. To be sure & for your own confidence, always test a little first. Try a small spot of the gloss over the paint on the bottom...

Ceramics: Ceramic paints, ceramic paints, ceramic suppliers
ceramic paints, ceramic suppliers, glazes: Hi Ethel, sorry I don,t know where you could aquire one. The best idea would be to approach the current ceramic suppliers and see if they have an old one. One other question you could ask is if they are familiar with the glazes do they have similar for sale,...

Ceramics: Cobalt Blue glaze formula/recipe, cobalt carbonate, color stain
cobalt carbonate, color stain, reading info: Hi Debby, If you have the base glaze as a powder add 1gram of cobalt carbonate to 100grams of base glaze powder, mix in 100mills of water. If the base glaze is liquid weigh out 150grams and add 1gram of cobalt carbonate powder. Test for intensity...

Ceramics: crazing, ceramic classes, ceramic tiles
ceramic classes, ceramic tiles, clay bodies: Hi Kerry, you are a 1000 times better off having your own kiln and this is the way you should go. Why?, the best reason is you can test glazes on clay bodies, you can mix different glazes and test them all. An even better reason is it s YOU that controls...

Ceramics: crazing, earthenware clays, functional ware
earthenware clays, functional ware, coffee mugs: would you consider the piece unsellable due to it being considered a damaged piece The answer is YES if you are going to eat out of it or place water in it like a vase etc. why would it take so long? The most probable cause of time taken is the absorption...

Ceramics: Fasion hues paint, leisha, allexperts
leisha, allexperts, hues: Barbara, I ve never heard of fasion hues paint, but I m willing to try to do some research for you. Where did you see the pieces done with these? Leisha Barbara, I had trouble locating anything online, however I did come across this article; http://en.allexperts.com/q/Ceramics-3232/Antique-medium.htm...

Ceramics: Flood Damaged Doll Molds, plaster molds, doll molds
plaster molds, doll molds, mold companies: Dear Alan, A very soft cloth can be your best friend with plaster molds. As little contact as possible with the interior of your molds is best. As you ve experienced, the fine details can easily be disturbed. Plaster is very absorbent and therefore...

Ceramics: Ceramic paints, glazes, tile
Ceramics: Ceramic paints, glazes, tile

Ceramics: Flood Damaged Doll Molds, cotton ball, molds
Ceramics: Flood Damaged Doll Molds, cotton ball, molds, mold

Ceramics: Making Cookie Molds for use in the oven, christmas season, christmas
Ceramics: Making Cookie Molds for use in the oven, christmas season, christmas

Ceramics: firing green clay, glass kiln, stoneware clays
glass kiln, stoneware clays, temp converter: Hi Candace, You will have to do low fire glaze and clay. i would not recommend firing to the maximum all the time as it will considerably shorten the life of your kiln. Here is a temp. converter http://www.wbuf.noaa.gov/tempfc.htm 1000degc is the normal...

Ceramics: Green Bowl with Eagle Maker Mark, dotter, excellent condition
dotter, excellent condition, ceramics: Dear Sharon, There is a mark for an austrian pottery, Bawo & Dotter that bears an eagle, but it is flying the opposite direction of yours. Here is an excellent site with hundreds of marks. Hopefully, one of these resources can help you identify your eagle!...

Ceramics: How to make a hand imprint plate using ceramic clay, mold companies, wd 40
mold companies, wd 40, ceramic clay: Linda, Is this for a child or adults hand? Are you hoping to make an imprint into the clay or simply a color handprint? It can be achieved a variety of ways. You can use a bisque-ready plate and paint an individual s hand with either underglaze or glaze and...

Ceramics: kilns, concrete slab, electric kilns
concrete slab, electric kilns, rain wind: Sandra, Why do they want them outside? Is it because of the heat? Are they electric kilns? If so, you re right, outside isn t a good idea. I lived in FL. Rain, wind & hurricanes aren t ideal conditions for a kiln. We had our RAku, wood & other type kilns...

Ceramics: kilns, lori
lori: Lori, Try hunting around on the internet. Many of the suppliers offer a manuel you can download & print off. If you have no luck with your model, here s a site that carried your model 1822 & It s about $7 for the manuel. http://www.atlanticpottery.com/kiln.shtml...

Ceramics: Making Cookie Molds for use in the oven, clay molds, cookie molds
clay molds, cookie molds, laguna clay: Hi Sheila, I am assuming the cookies will be flat. Make the master mould, what your cookie cooked and finished will look like. Fire it to bisque(cone06, 1000degC)and then simply press that into soft clay to the depth you require to add cookie mix. A low...

Ceramics: Miselman ceramics, antique expert, rare image
antique expert, rare image, exper: Shawn, Great job. I ll be back home Sunday & do some looking in my books for you. :) Leisha Shawn, Meiselman was just the importer. They imported ceramics from around the world, some wre valuable, many were not. Temple, I believe in this case just refers...

Ceramics: Mold, mold production, custom mold
mold production, custom mold, waterford pa: Stephen, Mold making is an art in itself. There are some great books out there to get you started; Mold Making & Slip Casting by Andrew Martin The Clay Lover s Guide to Making Molds by PierceClayton You could also contact; Petro Mold Co. 12775...

Ceramics: molds, waterford pa, american ceramics
waterford pa, american ceramics, mold maker: Dear Bryan, I m so glad I was able to help. It appears from the picture you sent that your uncle may have used a simple oxide stain on the clay, fired it & then a 3rd firing for a gold overglaze. The heavy texture you re referring to may have been a...

Ceramics: molds, ceramic molds, mold companies
ceramic molds, mold companies, robert petro: Cheryl, Have you tried the mold companies? Duncan? Gare? It s been a while since I ve poured molds. It can be very confusing finding a mold now, even if you know who made the mold. So many of the companies have merged, been bought out, acquired. Starlite...

Ceramics: Painting Ceramic/porcelain tiles with metalic paint, porcelain tiles, ceramic porcelain
porcelain tiles, ceramic porcelain, glass pane: Dear Susan, I ve rarely heard of it working for any length of time to paint over glaze. When tiles or ceramics are glazed & then fired in a kiln to hot temperatures, the silica is actually turning to a glass coating. In essence, you re trying to paint a glass...

Ceramics: Porcelain Decanter, north staffordshire potteries, alcohol content
north staffordshire potteries, alcohol content, couple places: I ll do some research for you tomorrow. Leisha Sharon, Many of the North Staffordshire potteries marked their work with an S . Here s a couple places you can start to try to match up your S . http://www.thepotteries.org/allpotters/indexs.htm http://www.pottery-english.com/...

Ceramics: Porcelain Santa Claus Christmas Tree Ornament, christmas tree ornament, santa claus christmas
christmas tree ornament, santa claus christmas, elastic strings: Sharon, I ve just returned home late. As soon as I can get into my studio tomorrow I ll do some research for you. :) Leisha Sharon, I didn t have any luck, but here s a site I found that if you write to them they may be able to help you. http://www.christmas4ever.com/articles.jsp...

Ceramics: Propane Fired Kiln, raku kiln, necessary holes
raku kiln, necessary holes, heat schedule: Hi Patrick, a little confused here, talking ramp rates? are you going back to electricity or using gas. With bisque all clays can be treated the same with heat schedule. Very fast heat up is a highly groged clay made specifically for raku firing. Sa...

Ceramics: Repainting Ceramic Canisters, ceramic canisters, enamel paint
ceramic canisters, enamel paint, craft paint: Karen, If your canisters are ceramic glazed and glossy, the challenge is to get the paint to stick well. You could go to a pottery studio & reglaze them & refire them. You can use paint or enamel, just make sure that you seal it well. There are ceramic spray...

Ceramics: Small ceramic girl, doll expert, ceramic girl
doll expert, ceramic girl, dublin ohio: Dear Fiona, What a wonderful little treasure that came your way! I m not a doll expert, but I did find someone who might be able to help. It appears they have dealt with & sold dolls from all over the world. Give them a try. Best to you, Leisha GoAntiques...

Ceramics: underglaze vs. glaze vs. stain, glaze colors, glaze coat
glaze colors, glaze coat, greenware: Karen, An underglaze is designed to use beneath a glaze. Colors range from translucent to opaque. You can make solids to brushstrokes, shading & more. They were originally designed with the thought in mind to cover a large area with a solid color. They have...

Ceramics: underglaze, thin coats, clay sculpture
thin coats, clay sculpture, test piece: Hi Linda, I can think of 2 things to check, and test s will confirm. There was contamination of sorts in the sponging process or there is a problem with the underglaze. Do 2 tests 1. sponge a test piece and apply a different u/glaze and fire. 2. Apply...

Ceramics: uneven firing, gas kiln, electric kiln
gas kiln, electric kiln, peep hole: Hi Doris, this is a common problem and is overcome by soaking at final temp. In my gas kiln when firing in reduction I will soak at cone 9 down for up to 1 hour to get even temp, having a guard cone(cone 10) to watch in case it gets to hot. I do know that...

Ceramics: alternative kiln techniques, sawdust firing, homemade kiln
sawdust firing, homemade kiln, google: Lisa, Just this year I tried a new homemade kiln with a metal trash can. I had tremendous results & right now they re my best selling pots! Smoke firing; I m hooked. The smell is so wonderful too. It smells like a campfire burning lightly. Here s the info...

Ceramics: Ceramic supplies, greenware, ceramic supplies
greenware, ceramic supplies, fire one: Joanne, That s great! I would fire one piece of the greenware as a test. Sometimes, if it s been in a controlled environment, you never know, it could still be good. Often glazes can be reconstituted. Are they all dried out? It s worth a shot. What do you...

Ceramics: Ceramics with writing on them, nail polish remover, ceramics
nail polish remover, ceramics, pencil: Linda, Writing on ceramics is performed by a variety of methods. If the writing on your piece looks like it was written with a pencil or strong marker it was probably executed with an underglaze pencil. An underglaze pencil is just that; a pencil that writes...

Ceramics: ceramic mud, clay supply, southern nevada
clay supply, southern nevada, wanda: Wanda, There s a supplier in Las Vegas which may be the closest one to you-------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Aardvark Clay & Supply (NV) 6230 Greyhound Lane Suite E Las Vegas, Nevada 89122 Phone: (702)451-9898...

Ceramics: ceramics, silver decals, greenware
silver decals, greenware, fire clay: Willie, I m assuming you re referring to earthenware or low fire clay greenware. If not, let me know and I ll adjust my answer. Most greenware fires at Cone 04 Most glazes fire at Cone 06, but check the glaze bottle to be sure. Paint? you would not...

Ceramics: crazing, duncan glazes, porcelain clays
duncan glazes, porcelain clays, earthen ware: Kerry, Boy, am I glad you re getting your own kiln. It really is the only way to control the process fully and know exactly what s going on. All earthen-ware does not eventually crazed if it is fired properly. Not to sound like a broken record, but if...

Ceramics: Drill holes in wall mural - not yet bisque fired, egg crate, ceramic pieces
egg crate, ceramic pieces, clear glaze: Steven, Are you wanting to re-connect them or simply hang them together well on the wall? I use epoxy, the type you mix prior to gluing up. Fast set & slow set are available usually at Home Depot. It s better to put the holes in the pieces prior to bisque...

Ceramics: Dunting, surface space, ajit
surface space, ajit, cracks: Dear Ajit, Dunting is simply cracks caused from stress when clay is heated up. If you have a piece in the shape of an S you have more stretched surface space for the possibility of stress. Clay does have a memory of sorts. If it has been bent or manipulated...

Ceramics: Family Vase, perthshire scotland, cameron smith
perthshire scotland, cameron smith, reputable source: Cameron, I m not an antiques expert, but here are a few sites you can check out that may show the markings your vase has. If you don t find it here there are several other sites you can check or I d recommend taking it to your local antique dealer for a look....

Ceramics: Firing over old glazes, earth tone colors, test test test
earth tone colors, test test test, thin coats: Monica, Alot of lower temp glazes are food safe. I d say the first thing is to decide the color you want, then look at lower temp food safe glazes and follow the instructions to a T . Test whether you need the 2-3 coats or not on a small patch. Good luck,...

Ceramics: crazing, ceramic bisque, kerry
Ceramics: crazing, ceramic bisque, kerry, labels

Ceramics: mallory ceramic studio 1952, christmas plate, ceramic studio
Ceramics: mallory ceramic studio 1952, christmas plate, ceramic studio, letter c

Ceramics: firing underglaze on bisque, bisqueware, underglazes
bisqueware, underglazes, underglaze: Hi Robin. When I painted on the underglazes and gave it to the shop to fire, did they fire it once at cone 06 and then clear glaze it and fire at cone 6? The answer is YES. I fired at 04 and the glaze did not take. Next question: can I just reglaze...

Ceramics: glaze bubbles, jewelry boxes, clear glaze
jewelry boxes, clear glaze, kiln: Hi Joan, all you can do is refire as they are. What you are seeing is an under fired pot, did not get to temp. Refiring will bring it all together for you, there may be slight differences than pots fired correctly the first time so I suggest a soak at top...

Ceramics: glaze sealed up hole, strange name, drill bit
strange name, drill bit, masonry: Hi Munyee(strange name, is it a traditional name matched to culture). there is only one way to do it, and that s with a masonry drill. http://www.sutton.com.au/Consumer/MasonryDrills they are drill bits used to drill into cement etc. the trick...

Ceramics: indentify vase, flower vase, pottery company
flower vase, pottery company, hull pottery: David, I thought I d answered this question, but here it is again. Of course it s worth something, especially to your family, but if you really want a price put on it, I d recommend searching out an antiques expert or Hull collector. I often recommend Kovels.com...

Ceramics: Large Mold Making, moldmaker, working with clay
moldmaker, working with clay, leisha: Teri, Congratulations on being so bold as to try big! I too, just this year attempted some 4 vases! It is difficult! I also sought out molds. I found a great moldmaker who was willing to work with me, Petromolds. They re very experienced, knowledgeable and...

Ceramics: Mallory ceramic studio, paint your own pottery studios, direct mail
paint your own pottery studios, direct mail, paint your own pottery: Rick, Do you have a picture of your piece? My guess is that it was completed by a lady named Esther in 1955 in a local ceramic studio. In the 50s there were lots of local ceramic studios that were named after the owners, usually a mom & pop with the last...

Ceramics: mallory ceramic studio 1952, oblong shape, ceramic studio
oblong shape, ceramic studio, hand writing: hi Charlene, I am unfamiliar with Jamar However Pamela in a hand writing style, inscribed, was used by a Melbourne Pottery called Premier Pottery Preston between 1932 and 1934. The infamaous Remued was an inscription used between 1933 and 1956....

Ceramics: Painting on a Stoneware Teapot, stainless steel knives, kitchen applicance
stainless steel knives, kitchen applicance, temperature oven: Tonya, Yes, the pens & paint are designed to use on glass or on top of glaze. You don t need to fire again, but rather heat set in your oven. You ll only want to use on the outside of the teapot. They re not designed to be food safe. Here s the instructions...

Ceramics: plate clocks, mops group, silicon carbide
mops group, silicon carbide, safety glasses: Kerrie, I love MOPS! In a former life, when I owned my own marketing business they were one of my clients! Is the drill bit you re using Silicon Carbide? That should work. I place a piece of painters tape down first, mark the hole & then drill. This prevents...

Ceramics: Slip, potters wheel, bowl shape
potters wheel, bowl shape, clothes line: Hi Adam, yes you can re claim it and use it again, just not straight away. I am guessing you do not have a pug mill so all you need to do is let it dry out until its the consistency of wheel clay and wedge it up again. The trick is to let it sit for a while...

Ceramics: Sticking slip, plaster mold, commercial mold
plaster mold, commercial mold, right stage: Waltie, I m assuming you re talking about a plaster mold. Are you allowing it to dry thoroughly before pouring it again? Leaving clay in for 3 days is way too long. It s better to get it at the right stage when the clay will still peel away from the mold....

Ceramics: Using glass as slump mold, glass slumping molds, clay slab
glass slumping molds, clay slab, glass paperweight: Steven, Congratulations on thinking outside the box! I ve used lots of household & sentimental objects in my studio. Some I make a press mold of. I ve gotten into doing this so much that I pick up fun stuff at Goodwill or garage sales for textures, slumping,...

Ceramics: underfire and crazing, correct temp, clay body
correct temp, clay body, firing range: Hi tambra, Just put them back in the kiln and fire to the correct Temp. I bisque fire to cone 06, however I am unfamiliar with your clay body. A higher bisque can help reduce glazing. Contact the supplier and get recommended firing range and get...

Ceramics: Wall Pieces Again, translucent glazes, wall pieces
translucent glazes, wall pieces, iron oxide: Steve, You can basically do anything you wish, You are the artist! That is what I tell my students. The key is knowing how to achieve what you d like. Textures lend themselves very well to Iron Oxide. Translucent glazes work well too because they flow...

Ceramics: My wall murals, Again, translucent glazes, wall murals
translucent glazes, wall murals, finished piece: Steven, I know the amount of time it takes for a project like this. I m excited for you & hope you ll shoot me a photo of the finished piece. I would definitely try to get this fired flat. #1. It helps avoid any warpage. #2. It helps against the pooling....

Ceramics: wedgwood, creamer, wedgwood
creamer, wedgwood, resource list: Lori, I ve returned home. I ll do some searching in my books & shoot you some websites to check out. Leisha Lori, Sorry to take so long. Here s some sites you might check for more info. Hope this helps. Leisha http://glassandpotterysellers.org/pottery_links.html...

Ceramics: asparagus pitcher, pink ribbon, asparagus
pink ribbon, asparagus, ceramics: Hi Debbie, I didn t find much on your piece, actually. Meiselman is a company which imported to US both porcelain and ceramics items from all over the world. They are no longer in business. Some of their pieces were outstanding, some others were just ordinary...

Ceramics: Accidently skipped bisque firing, bisque, oxides
bisque, oxides, porcelain: Kelly, Been there, done that....but not on porcelain, mine was stoneware. I did some interesting glazing with oxides and slips. Not sure how you re finishing your pieces, but if you re intent on finishing as you usually do, it will work, but it will take...

Ceramics: american beauty kiln, compatible type, amaco
compatible type, amaco, terrific resource: Deb, Wow! I ve been doing clay for over 30 years now and haven t heard that name in a very long time. I believe it may have been an old Amaco kiln. They are a terrific resource. Here s a site to try: http://www.amaco.com/faq-db.php They are terrific...

Ceramics: Ceramic molds, ceramic molds, ceramic supplier
ceramic molds, ceramic supplier, ceramicists: Heather, You re doing the right thing by giving them to others who will use them. Generally, to dump them will cost you by the pound. If you ve lifted just one, you re aware of the weight. Where are you located? You can place a listing free on Craigslist.com,...

Ceramics: ceramic glaze, thick slab, wd 40
thick slab, wd 40, hand prints: Debbie, You can create an imprint of someone s hand with great detail by using your own clay. Use clay that is fairly soft & pliable. 1. Roll out a fairly thick slab. 2. Spray the person s hand with WD-40 lightly. 3. Press their hand into the clay....

Ceramics: cornwall stone, richard zakin, cornwall stone
richard zakin, cornwall stone, electric kiln ceramics: John, Congratulations on your luck. Cornwall stone is a feldspar. It s used to give strength to clay during the firing and in engobes to create adhesiveness when paired with a suitable flux. It s used as a glaze and referred to as English Cornish Stone....

Ceramics: craft acrylic mixed with underglaze, touchups, bisque
touchups, bisque: Yes, wash the piece off completely, let dry and then bisque fire. The firing should burn off most of the acrylic and then you can reglaze the piece. If you really don t want to re-fire the piece you can wash off the underglaze & have them simply paint...

Ceramics: crazing, ceramic mold, cone 4
ceramic mold, cone 4, greenware: Kerry, Cute pendant! The crazing I ve seen before from opening the kiln too soon generally crazes over the entire piece. This appears to just be on the edges. Is all the crazing similar to this piece? Are you certain the glaze is compatible with the clay?...

Ceramics: crazing, earthenware glaze, earthenware clay
earthenware glaze, earthenware clay, miss match: Kerry, She may be over flocculating the slip. That is hard to correct. Do you know if she uses a hydrometer and viscometer? She should also be checking for uniformity by testing for set up time and pour out times of the molds. If you pour a piece and cut...

Ceramics: crazing later on down the line, stacy stacy, underglazes
stacy stacy, underglazes, functional pieces: Stacy, I often use Duncan underglazes too. They re wonderful. Are the clay, underglazes & glaze all compatible? Are they all being fired to the proper cone? I have found also, that a hold at the end of the firing helps tremendously with this problem. ...

Ceramics: crazing, proper temperature, underglaze
proper temperature, underglaze, glazes: Kerry, It s difficult when you have someone else firing for you. 9 small tiles sounds like it could be on one shelf? Does this person use cones on each shelf? She could be pulling out an air plug too soon on one shelf & the cool air hitting that area is causing...

Ceramics: crazing, potash feldspar, earthenware bodies
Ceramics: crazing, potash feldspar, earthenware bodies, clear glaze

Ceramics: glaze, glaze, reconstitute
glaze, reconstitute: Steve, Lots of glazes will reconstitute. It s worth a try if you got a great deal. Open the jar, cover the dried glaze with warm water approximately 1/4-1/2 over. Recover and let sit overnight or a few days if necessary. The glaze should soften. You can...

Ceramics: What kind of kiln do I need?, porcelain dolls, ceramic supplier
porcelain dolls, ceramic supplier, coffee mugs: Hi Cheryl, I m not sure where you live, but you should be able to find a good used kiln. There are several sources you can try; your local ceramic supplier, Craigslist.com is a great source and your local newspaper ads. You can find some wonderful sources...

Ceramics: maker/year of small bowl, pottery marks, google
pottery marks, google, mushroom: Jodi, I ll look in the books I have. Leisha Jodi, You may want to try a few sites. It s difficult to identify pieces unless they re a common antique. There are sites that you can pay a small fee. They will keep researching it until they find it. They...

Ceramics: Which material to use, tree ornaments, seasonal decorations
tree ornaments, seasonal decorations, hobby lobby: Kate, There are self-hardening clays. I have only used them with kids. I m not certain if they are strong enough for what you want to make. I d suggest you test a small piece first. Clays can be strengthened with either an armature inside or with other materials....

Ceramics: paint your own mugs, glass paints, coffee mugs
glass paints, coffee mugs, paint your own pottery studio: Mari, First, I applaud you for working with the younger kids at church! God Bless you for that. You didn t say whether the mugs are bisque or already glazed? If they re biqued already there are some great SAFE glazes out there for kids. You can find them...

Ceramics: pastel on ceramics/plaster, plaster figurines, pastel chalk
plaster figurines, pastel chalk, china paints: Desirae, It sounds like it could have been either china paints or overglazes. Go take a look at www.Amaco.com and search for overglazes. See if the photos match what you recall. Their overglazes come in a palette and are semi-moist. Grandmothers used to...

Ceramics: Repainting Ceramic, ceramic plates, potteries
ceramic plates, potteries, ceramist: Candice, You might try looking up a local potter or ceramist. Depending on what they re made of and what color they are glazed they may or may not turn out well. To send them off to a factory would be cost prohibitive, you may as well purchase a new set....

Ceramics: self baking glaze for glass, perfume company, vitreo
perfume company, vitreo, even water: Alexis, This is somewhat outside my expertise, but I would contact the company that s made your glazing medium. Are you sure they changed the formula? Maybe you got a bad batch. Often, companies want their customers happy & will work with you. Leish...

Ceramics: Transfer photo image to bisque, freeze thaw, transfer materials
freeze thaw, transfer materials, photo image: Cleve, I have a great article regarding this very process. It includes some suppliers too of transfer materials. I will search my files and find it for you. :) Leisha Cleve, I finally found it! It was in Pottery Illustrated, Sept/Oct,. 2006 Here s...

Ceramics: Unglazed spot in a cereal bowl, cereal bowl, leisha
cereal bowl, leisha, sheen: Roselyn, Congratulations on successfully creating your own bowl! There is something so very soulful about using an item you made with your own hands. You didn t say whether the unglazed spot is on the inside or the outside? I m assuming it is on the...

Ceramics: how to use ceramic molds, ceramic molds
ceramic molds: Hi Tuco, My expertise in ceramic molds is in casting slip in ceramic and porcelain slips, and adding clay to the mold make the product. I do not know of a non-firing material to use in ceramic molds except for candle wax but this is a technique I am not...

Ceramics: Ceramic question, wet slip, high temperatures
wet slip, high temperatures, airset: Hi, I don t know of the glue you are talking about but I have seen a product called Airset used in kiln repair that will handle high temperatures. Send these people an email, they sell the Airset and may know of the glue you are looking for. http://www.darleyrefractories.com.au/index.html...

Ceramics: Clay drying time, underglazes, wet clay
underglazes, wet clay, greenware: Barbara, You re so welcome. I enjoy it so much. I Love, love, love underglazes because the ones on the market now are so versatile. I m assuming you re using low-fire? They re recommended to be applied to bone-dry greenware, but I ve had success on practically...

Ceramics: Cookie Jar, cheri cheri, coffee house
cheri cheri, coffee house, cookie jar: Cheri, I m not an expert on marks, but here s a site you can try for a start; http://www.oldandsold.com/pottery/russia1.shtml There are lots of sites similar to this you can search online. Also, Kovels are my favorite, most reputable antique folks....

Ceramics: ceramic molds and glass, glass kiln, ceramic molds
glass kiln, ceramic molds, glass place: Christina, I recently did some experimenting with glass too. I visited my local stain glass shop & learned that different glass melts at different temperatures. I m not an expert on this (yet) but it does sound like it was too high. For slumping, what...

Ceramics: ceramichrome kiln, and sitter kiln's, model lt, craig list
model lt, craig list, accurate comparison: Pamala, Ceramichrome was bought out, I think by Mayco. First, I d contact a local supplier in your area. Here s a site that will help you locate one close to you; http://www.desertdragonpottery.com/faqs/claysuppliers.html Often they have a bulletin board...

Ceramics: comissioned project, expert mold, mold maker
expert mold, mold maker, mold makers: Judy, A professional mold maker can help determine the best materials suited for the completed figure. He/she will consider the end use, the detail, undercuts, etc. Mold makers usually advertise in ceramics magazines, like Ceramics Monthly. Here s one to...

Ceramics: commissioned project, ceramic molds, Sculpture
ceramic molds, Sculpture, Commission: Hi Judy, Another question for you. Do you have the figurine you would like to have sculpted? If not, do you have photos? Now, when I say photos, we need photos of the figurine by 1. place figureine on a turn table. 2. take pictures of all sides...

Ceramics: drilling holes, soap dish, hole cutters
soap dish, hole cutters, ceramic stores: Hi David, If the soap dish is already fired try using a Dremel and a carbon drill bit made for ceramic and porcelain. Lowes or the Home Depot will be able to help pick out such a carbon drill bit. When drilling make sure the drill bit is sprayed with...

Ceramics: drilling holes, soap dish, drilling holes
soap dish, drilling holes, jeweller: Hi, The first thing that comes to mind is a diamond drill. Consider the soap dish as a tile, there are different ways of cutting tiles but none come to mind as being successful at creating holes. The vibration that will be caused when breaking through the...

Ceramics: the european/uk alternative for USA ingredients?, soda feldspar, irish suppliers
soda feldspar, irish suppliers, frit 3110: I am in Australia but will help as much as I can. I uploaded a web page with frit info on it for you. http://www.samkellystudio.com.au/frit/frit.html A UK supplier that will probably be able to help you http://www.ctmpotterssupplies.co.uk/ This is...

Ceramics: finding a ceramic mold, florence nightingale lamp, robert petro
florence nightingale lamp, robert petro, florence nightingale: Diane, It can be very confusing finding a mold now, even if you know who made the mold. So many of the companies have merged, been bought out, acquired. Starlite has many of the main companies. You might start with them. Mackie has Booth, Holland,...

Ceramics: Glazed Ceramic Pot, ceramic pot, rubber gloves
ceramic pot, rubber gloves, acidic solution: Susan, Once glaze is fired it is like glass, it actually is a glass coating. One simple method to give a matte appearance after firing may be to use a glass etching creme. You should be able to locate one at any local craft store or online. Follow the directions...

Ceramics: Glazing existing pottery, earthenware glaze, dirt particles
earthenware glaze, dirt particles, glaze application: They say that thier pots can be fired so it s probably an underglaze that was applied to the dry clay before the first(bisque) firing, if so everything will be ok. Bisque is usually 1000degC and earthenware glaze firing is around 1100degC, only 100deg more,...

Ceramics: glaze firing, kiln, temperature
kiln, temperature, orton: The glaze you have purchased is a midfire glaze to stoneware glaze. If the clay you have is for cone 7 to cone 9/10 then everything is ok. If you have a cone6 or below(earthenware 1100dC) clay then the glaze you have purchased is not correct. If you are...

Ceramics: good time ceramic molds, ceramic molds, mold companies
ceramic molds, mold companies, robert petro: Patti, Many of the mold companies have merged, been bought out, gone out, etc. It is difficult to keep up. One person I know who might know who is an excellent resource is Robert Petro You can email him at; ‏ petro@velocity.net Hope...

Ceramics: Kiln Sitters, paragon kiln, kiln sitter
paragon kiln, kiln sitter, kiln furniture: hi Tim, try doing it direct, that way you bypass thier programing info@paragonweb.com In the Subject line put: Sales Enquiry Tell the Guru you want to buy, how much and how many will i need, method of payment. Don t forget to add an address so...

Ceramics: Looking for Bone Ash, synthetic, natural
synthetic, natural, bone ash: The cost of making natural bone ash has made the synthetic bone ash take over the market. The synthetic bone ash seems to be an acceptable replacement(Australia) and it s all I and others I know use these days. If you are in the states http://www.kcmetroceramic.com/...

Ceramics: Maker's Mark, indentation, vodka
indentation, vodka, wendy: Wendy, I m not an expert on marks, but here s a site you can try for a start; http://www.oldandsold.com/pottery/russia1.shtml There are lots of sites similar to this you can search online. Also, Kovels are my favorite, most reputable antique folks....

Ceramics: I need to know about this Vase, porcelain factory, google search
porcelain factory, google search, hammann: Eugene, It s definitely German. The W is similar to Wallendorf, a porcelain factory established by hammann in 1762, but their marks were usually painted in blue. Here s one site that may be fun for you to browse through to try to find your mark. ...

Ceramics: new batch of engobe came out with blisters, kiln shelves, large vases
kiln shelves, large vases, cone piece: Scott, Hey, I grew up near Toledo. Glad to hear there s some active pottery going on there. Where is the guild located? I d love to visit it next time I m there. What d I d do before you fire those other pieces is use the engobe on a small piece or test...

Ceramics: removing figurine from mold, casting slip, clay
casting slip, clay, dispex: How old is the mold and is it in working condition. Get another mold and cast a piece from it and see if the same thing happens. Are you leaving the figurine in the mould long enough for it to set, unless there is a reason to take it out as soon as possible...

Ceramics: Underglaze paint recipe, underglaze, brushing medium
underglaze, brushing medium, pottery: Hi Ruth. I don t know in which part of the world you reside in but here in Australia I use a product called CB180 brushing Medium . It s a clear liquid with light honey like consistency and is used for the purpose of making a glaze and underglaze to a consistency...

Ceramics: underglazes, custom colors, underglazes
custom colors, underglazes, greenware: Carole, You re right, there are a variety of underglazes readily available from commercial suppliers. They re designed for economical coverage of a large area. Sometimes, especially with blue colors, only one coat is necessary. Have you looked at Duncan...

Ceramics: Vintage China Repainting, china tea, silver paint
china tea, silver paint, vintage china: Catherine, How wonderful! I am ALL for refurbishing, re-use! I applaud you. Do you currently do ceramics of any kind? Do you have access to a kiln? If you do you can use a commercial product called an overglaze. I m assuming the silver paint is used...

Ceramics: antiquing with underglazes, duncan products, neat freak
duncan products, neat freak, plaid pants: Rae, I have created an antique effect with underglazes (Duncan) quite successfully. Let them dry after application, then rub off with a damp sponge. You re right, that would work. Then you could clear coat glaze over that once it is fired. The thing with...

Ceramics: bisque firing, bisque, sam kelly
bisque, sam kelly: Hi Jill, No there is no rule to say you have to apply a glaze or fire above bisque. Many studio potters do not glaze thier work and there are many different processes for effects that do not involve the application of a covering glaze. Yes the lower the...

Ceramics: Ceramic Bird, antique expert, excellent condition
antique expert, excellent condition, ceramics: Laura, I would consult an antique expert if you know it s old. Again, Kovels.com or try these links. Sorry I couldn t be more help. Leisha http://www.mygrannysatticantiques.com/html/pottery__porcelain_and_china_m.htm http://www.ceramic-link.de/Seiten/ICD-Porcelain.htm...

Ceramics: Ceramic cup dropped and chipped!, ceramic cup, hot tea
ceramic cup, hot tea, honest opinion: Hello Philip, In my honest opinion, I would not repair the ceramic cup because, most ceramic glues cannot be used on the surfaces coming into contact with foods and drinks. If the cup is not repaired properly bacteria could form contaminating the food...

Ceramics: Ceramic Egg with twins, egg twins, ceramic egg
egg twins, ceramic egg, montpelier vt: Sarah, How fun is this? It s like real life detective work. Is there anyone still alive that knows about your property? Maybe a relative of someone who once lived there? Do you have a town newspaper? Try the local library. They often archive old newspaper...

Ceramics: Color Bleed and Movement, glaze, underglaze
glaze, underglaze, duncan: Hi Michael, Applying two glazes to a bisqued pot is a much used process called Glaze on Glaze . Using this process if one glaze has a fluxing material(helps the glaze to melt)that is discimilar to the other it can cause the glaze on glaze part of the pot...

Ceramics: china painting, underglaze, bisque
underglaze, bisque, brushing medium: Hi Cecillia, You can buy what you are looking for from a pottery supplier. Underglaze colors and clear glaze(brushing) are made for using on bisque ware, all you have to do is contact a pottery supplier or one of the businesses that have ceramic classes where...

Ceramics: lid and bowl stuck together, pot lid, dremel tool
Ceramics: lid and bowl stuck together, pot lid, dremel tool, sugar bowl

Ceramics: Manual for Sno Kiln P 22, kiln, paper work
Ceramics: Manual for Sno Kiln P 22, kiln, paper work

Ceramics: new batch of engobe is running at cone 6, new test, batches
Ceramics: new batch of engobe is running at cone 6, new test, batches, low temperature

Ceramics: Painting Ceramics and Dry Media Paper
Ceramics: Painting Ceramics and Dry Media Paper

Ceramics: firing clay in self cleaning oven, professional sculptor, hobby kilns
professional sculptor, hobby kilns, polymer clay: Hi Pat, Oh please do not use your oven! No, do not fire cone 6 or ANY cone firing clay or glaze in a self cleaning oven or any oven for that matter. As a Professional Sculptor and Ceramist, I use a KILN to fire clay and professional glazes. Ovens do...

Ceramics: to glaze a glazed ceramics again?, ferro, glaze
ferro, glaze, underglaze: The brushing medium can be added to any thing, all it does is make the underglaze or glaze in your case much easier to brush onto a surface. As am example if you were to be trying to paint on something with milk it would be a difficult process, add one third...

Ceramics: glazing, change of shape, clay body
change of shape, clay body, stoneware clay: There is more shrinkage in the final firing. measure your pot at some stage BEFORE firing occurs, then measure it again after the FINAL firing. Formula is not fired minus fired divided by not fired multiplied by 100. Example being if length was 98mm...

Ceramics: glazing ceramic tiles, ceramic tiles, matte glaze
ceramic tiles, matte glaze, underglaze: Emily, Whether you choose gloss or matte glaze or underglaze is just a preference of how you d like it to look when you re done. What s more important is to clean off the sides & back of the tiles before firing. You want the grout used around the tiles &...

Ceramics: greenware, greenware, clay body
greenware, clay body, kiln: Quita, I hit a wrong box and it automatically sent a note by mistake, sorry. To answer your question, I really do not know. I have taken pieces personally sculpted out of a cone 6 clay body (greenware) two years later and fired them only after I have...

Ceramics: Identification of Artist, sheepshead bay brooklyn, ceramic vase
sheepshead bay brooklyn, ceramic vase, brooklyn ny: Nadia, It definitely looks handmade, perhaps slabwork. Is the gift shop still open? You could contact them & they should have some information for you. If not, try searching if there is a potters or art group in that area. Potters especially, know other potters....

Ceramics: lid and bowl stuck together, wax, wax resist
wax, wax resist, calcined alumina: Hi Jennifer, What I use is a kiln shelf prop(never a hammer) and gently tap around the outside of the pot where the lid meets the pot, if you can see there is glaze between the pot and lid then it s usually hopless to persist. If the lid starts to release...

Ceramics: Manual for Sno Kiln P 22, sno kiln, clayart
sno kiln, clayart, sam kelly: Hi Jan, I have never seen or heard of these kiln s. The best place is to join the clayart newsgroup at www.clayart.org and post your question there. I have spent some time going through literature and the web trying to find some info for you. Most of the...

Ceramics: new batch of engobe is running at cone 6, clay, engobe
clay, engobe, underglaze: Hi Scott, What a pain, I make all my own glazes and clay bodies so I sympathies. A couple of things first, I have never seen an engobe go shiney in a firing as they are not glazes, and was the first batch you actually mixed an engobe?. There s nothing to...

Ceramics: Outside Ceramics, aquadhere, statue
aquadhere, statue, outside: Hi Karen, The best product is a traditional wood glue. I don t know what products are available to you but the one to use is a water soluble white looking that dries clear. Here is the web page of the product in Australia. http://www.selleys.com.au/Selleys-Aquadhere-Interior/default.aspx...

Ceramics: Painting Ceramics and Dry Media Paper, paper choices, pencil lead
paper choices, pencil lead, colored pencils: Ashonna, Check for a ceramics supplier in your phone book. The Hobby chains don t usually carry them. You could also search for a Duncan distributor in your area at http://www.duncanceramics.com look under locator & plug in your city & state. Sounds...

Ceramics: Permanent marker on bisque, craft, hobby
craft, hobby, ceramic pencil: Hi, you can use what is called ceramic pencils. I use them all the time to write on my test pieces. They are exactly like an ordinary childrens pencil only you can fire them in a kiln, they come in different colors but can be expensive. There are also ceramic...

Ceramics: painting on ceramic mugs, ceramic mugs, oven 350f
ceramic mugs, oven 350f, hobby lobby: Hello Rita, I am sorry but I am unfamiliar with the FolkArt Enamal Paints. I have heard of them but never used them. What I would do is call Michael s and Hobby Lobby and ask to speak to the expert in those particular paints. If they are unable to help...

Ceramics: painting ceramics, dry brushing, leisha
dry brushing, leisha, bisque: Sherrie, Check out this link http://www.duncanceramics.com/ProjectDetails.aspx?id=5ef6b781-ef61-442c-a4fd-0f7ab95125f3 If this is the look you re going for, this one was achieved with translucent stains. Duncan has a great site with step by step instructions....

Ceramics: Starting home work shop, supliments, pottery books
supliments, pottery books, pottery studio: Hi Adi, The answer is simple, if you have worked in a pottery studio for a few years you will need all the equipent you have already used. Make a list of the equipment you have used and you are already familiar with. There a plenty of pottery books with supliments...

Ceramics: switching from ceramics to stoneware, stoneware, earthenware
stoneware, earthenware, glaze: Hi Karen, It s probably a typing error but the firing is the other way around, not bisque to 02 and glaze fire to 06, it s bisque to 06(1000degC)and fire to 02(1100degC). Changing over to stoneware is not a problem, the main thing is if your kiln will fire...

Ceramics: wax painting on fired ceramics?, colored wax, dear sam
colored wax, dear sam, different colors: Hi Toni, No I have never heard of this process. Being non functional it would have been a process for decoration, or exprecessing ones artistic prowess. The pots would have been able to be displayed as a finished work and at any time scraped clean and a new...

Ceramics: wet molds, place molds, cause mold
place molds, cause mold, soft brushes: Hi Sam, I have been without a computer for several days so I apologize for not getting back with you right away. 1. The mold must sit and dry. By using your hands to feel the texture and the temperature of the mold can tell you if the mold is still...

Ceramics: Ceremic Dolls, ceramic dolls, doll store
ceramic dolls, doll store, trash bin: Phillip, Do you know if they are porcelain? Is there a local doll store or antique store in your area? You could contact them & possibly take them in to them to see. There are also antique folks online who will help. I often recommend Kovels.com they are...

Ceramics: ceramic antique stain, water based stains, ceramic bisque
water based stains, ceramic bisque, water base: Helen, Sure it can! There are a variety of both water-base and oil-based antiquing products on the market. Duncan makes a line of both in a variety of colors. Here s a link to their site. http://www.duncanceramics.com/ProductColor.aspx?id=c51a3d14-55fe-4aa3-9e4a-5be94e8afa2b...

Ceramics: clay, clay particles, slab roller
clay particles, slab roller, warpage: Hi d, Usually its because it is to thick and the outside dries quicker than the middle. If you are slip casting into a mould some clays just don t like to be a flat square. You can add 10% molochite to a casting slip which will give it more tooth , molochite...

Ceramics: clay tiles, kiln shelves, tile projects
kiln shelves, tile projects, clay tiles: Mary, I m sorry you didn t hear back. I m also sorry for my delay. I ve been battling a tough cold. Please remember all the experts are volunteers. That s great that you re making bread warmers! The key is to get the clay vitreous which means it is fired...

Ceramics: my cone 6 glazes, cone 6 glazes, kiln sitter
cone 6 glazes, kiln sitter, earthenware clay: OK, so now we change clay, at cone7 you are well over 1200degC so a low fire or earthenware clay is no good, it will start to melt, when it does this it can look like there is a big air pocket inside the clay. I am unfamiliar with the type of glaze you are...

Ceramics: Duncan Kiln, contact breaker, electrical contact
contact breaker, electrical contact, kilns: Hi Jessica, Its more than likely the electrical contact breaker than switches on and off while the Temp. goes up. Quite often the contacts get a build particles between them and doesn t allow a clean contact. Call an electrician that works on kilns. If you...

Ceramics: earthenware before bisque firing, slab roller, gray clay
slab roller, gray clay, earthenware: Hi d! Sorry about not getting with you until now but, I was affected by Hurricane Ike and have been without electric 7 days. 1. What is the name of the gray clay you are using? It could be the type of clay. 2. It could also be the way it is rolled...

Ceramics: signing ceramics, tipped pen, working tools
Ceramics: signing ceramics, tipped pen, working tools, art glass

Ceramics: firing pieces, ceramic pieces, leisha
ceramic pieces, leisha, dremel: Jenn, Yikes! Unless you can see light between the lid & bottom, they re probably fairly permanently joined. If it s a good seal, they re fused with basically a coating of glass. If you can see light through the rim & they re only sealed in spots, there...

Ceramics: identifying pitcher & mug set, japanese import, gift for grandma
japanese import, gift for grandma, grandmother: Dear Terri, Can you also send a photo of the bottom of the pieces with a close up of the marks? I will sure try. I m not an expert on marks, but I may be able to direct you to some people who could help. Look forward to getting your photos. Leish...

Ceramics: Kiln Disaster, dust pan, air bubble
dust pan, air bubble, kilns: KD, Here is a web site that may help you with the maintenance of your kiln. It is difficult when first starting especially without a maintenance book to refer. If you have a recreation center to take a few classes, the instructor could answer and even...

Ceramics: after the kiln has fired ..., peep holes, electric kiln
peep holes, electric kiln, electric kilns: BISQUE: Close all vents and peep holes at 600degC when heating up. On cooling down open peep hole under 200degC. GLAZE FIRING: Peep hole open only to 400degC when heating up. On cooling down open peep hole under 200degC. When a pot is being bisque fired...

Ceramics: Leslie's blue veil cone 5-6 glaze, bluish color, red clay
bluish color, red clay, glazes: Hello Leslie, I am sorry but I have never heard of this glaze. If you could remember the company that made the commercial glaze you could look them up on the web and then contact them. Even if you sent pictures I most likely would not be able to identify...

Ceramics: netting to back stones/tiles for flooring, tile mosaics, tile shop
tile mosaics, tile shop, clay types: Hi Rita, I have forwarded your question to other Experts in this field, as I do not use nor do I know where to get the mesh backing. In making my clay tiles I do not use a mesh but place grooves on the back of my clay tiles from one side to the other....

Ceramics: Pouring Mug Molds., ceramic molds, scrapes
ceramic molds, scrapes, ketchup: Hello JP, Whatever you do DO NOT EVER use a wooden stick or anything hard to force slip from a mold! The mold is most likely damaged and will be unusable now because there will be scrapes and gouges left. Go back to where the ceramic slip was bought...

Ceramics: personalizing purchased ceramics, porcelain painters, pottery ceramics
porcelain painters, pottery ceramics, pottery craft: Hi Corinne, I don t know in what part of the world you are in but there ia a process used by porcelain painters. In craft books as well as dedicated books on the subject you see people painting on already fired pieces, you also see people putting designs on...

Ceramics: pottery blown to bits in kiln, explosion, kiln
explosion, kiln, sam kelly: Hi Marsha, this usually happens for 2 reasons only, fired to quick at the lower temperature, if it fires to quickly up to 230degC they will explode. There is a conversion in the structure of the clay at around 200degC, its most important on the way up and...

Ceramics: Repainting a glazed ceramic item, mason stains, gold paint
mason stains, gold paint, oil based paint: Hi Rose, you are now moving into a new process, a straight out pottery process. You need to apply a gold coloured glaze to the bisqued pot and then fire it, or apply a gold underglaze and re bisque, then fire with a clear gloss glaze. Go to this website...

Ceramics: Repair Earthenware, crackle glaze, karo syrup
crackle glaze, karo syrup, soap dish: Marg, Is there a ceramics studio in your town? Even a paint your own pottery shop? I think they could help you file it down a bit to match & then reglaze & refire it. It appears to be a simple crackle glaze. Whatever city you re in or near probably has...

Ceramics: reglaze?, show case, end result
show case, end result, paints: Hi Kãdra, Glaze is like glass, the surface is sealed. You can put them in an oven and heat them up untill hot to handle and dip into a bucket of glaze. The heat helps the glaze to stick by dring very quickly. What temp your tea set was fired to and the glaze...

Ceramics: Sealing store bought earthenware, paint your own pottery studio, paint your own pottery
paint your own pottery studio, paint your own pottery, reputable store: Janine, I googled St. Louis & came up with quite a few. It looks like Krueger would be a good place to start for you. Leisha A. Krueger Pottery Inc - www.kruegerpottery.com - (314) 963-0180 - 2 reviews B. Ceramics & More - www.myceramicsandmore.com...

Ceramics: signing ceramics, uneven bottom, decorating glass
uneven bottom, decorating glass, kiln shelf: Beth, Yes, you should stilt each pot when you refire. If you don t get the glaze too thick it shouldn t make the bottom uneven. Another (less work) method you could also try is to visit a local hobby/craft store & look at products for glass. I believe...

Ceramics: thick slip, sodium silicate, plaster moulds
sodium silicate, plaster moulds, terra cotta clay: Peter, I also recycle my clay! I congratulate you on one green step in your studio. Are you trying to thicken up your slip? Generally, plaster will suck the moisture right out of recycled clay. Do you have a plaster bat for recycling? I made one quickly...

Ceramics: transferring a print to ceramic tile, paint your own pottery studio, plain tiles
paint your own pottery studio, plain tiles, handmade tiles: Kathy, Absolutely! It s a fun process that is growing in popularity. Especially, now with the use of computer equipment in the home, you can create your own transfers. I ve been asked this question a number of times this year. Sounds like a terrific project....

Ceramics: Used Kilns, electric kiln, dry basement
electric kiln, dry basement, sugar creek: Hello Tom, To be honest this is out of my field. What I can suggest is if Sugar Creek Industries is still in business to call and speak to one of their sales people. It really is not the fact the kiln has not been used in the last five years, but what...

Ceramics: Varnishing over painted tiles, utilitarian purposes, table and chairs
utilitarian purposes, table and chairs, sheet of glass: Shelly, Were the tiles fired? Are they glossy or finished with a glaze? Even matte glazed tiles will be difficult to paint over. Glaze is like a thin sheet of glass. If you painted a piece of glass it could be scratched off. I ve never tried to paint over...

Ceramics: Westko clay?????, annie annie, james chappell
annie annie, james chappell, stoneware clay: Annie, Hm, I m not sure. I even asked a few potters & my local supplier. Do you have a local clay supplier? Can you write this author somehow & find out? It s perhaps a local clay near him. There s probably a substitute if you can find out what it is. I...

Ceramics: Not sure what I can do., food safe, end result
food safe, end result, paints: Kadra, Do you have a photo you can send to me? Here s an idea; is the inside of the pot so ugly that you can t live with it? Leave the inside the glazed color (I m assuming it is glazed and food safe). How intricate of a design are you wanting to paint?...

Ceramics: Artist Identification, antique type, copyright symbol
antique type, copyright symbol, thrift store: Sharon, It is so hard to know. I m not an antiques expert. Parian is a sort of fake marble that was mass-produced for the average person. You might try some of the antique-type sites. Here s a few to get you started. Leisha http://www.mygrannysatticantiques.com/index.html...

Ceramics: alberta molds, greenware, rule of thumb
greenware, rule of thumb, leisha: Mavis, That s great! Congrats on your orders. Here s a site that may be helpful for you to do a comparison. http://www.debmark.com/moldsearch.php#start I noticed there s one large nativity set molds for nearly $600. You got a great deal. The old school...

Ceramics: Basically about ceramic poker chips..., ram press, poker chips
ram press, poker chips, air compression: Dear Joonho/Simon, Admittedly, I know very little about poker, other than the few hands I beat my brothers at growing up. From what I can gather there is a growing trend to produce ceramic poker chips and a growing debate about their definition. Ceramic...

Ceramics: Ceramic mug help, ceramic mugs, raw clay
ceramic mugs, raw clay, solvent ink: Robert, Did you have them signed by the artist? I use a solvent ink so that it stays on. Is it signed on the bottom on raw clay or on the glazed part? If it s a water soluble ink, I m not sure what you can do other than not wash it. You could try to seal...

Ceramics: Ceramic Painting Techniques, hvlp sprayer, ceramic painting
hvlp sprayer, ceramic painting, dark navy: Dawn, I just did this technique this week! I m not kidding. I used an hvlp sprayer. I used underglazes on greenware, started with the lightest blue on top of my vase, used the next darkest shade around the middle of my vase, then darkst on the bottom. The...

Ceramics: Ceramic spoon rest, spoon rest, pollie
spoon rest, pollie, copyright symbol: Pollie, I m so sorry... I thought I copied the URL. Here ya go again. Here s a few. Leisha http://glassandpotterysellers.org/pottery_links.html http://oldetymecollectiblespottery.com/histories/hullmarks.html http://www.mygrannysatticantiques.com/index.htm...

Ceramics: Ceramics, plastic bats, batt place
plastic bats, batt place, bat bob: Bob, Congratulations on attempting large platters! They can be tricky. I always wire cut as soon as possible because I live in an arrid desert. I leave the platter on the batt & place another (same size) batt on top while drying. I bag with plastic overnight...

Ceramics: Clay Thickness, slab roller, even thickness
slab roller, even thickness, wood strips: Erick, Thee best way is to use a slab roller, but if you don t have one or access to one the old fashioned way works well too. Use a couple of wood strips the same length and thickness, about 1/4 or thicker if desired. Use a rolling pin or dowel to roll...

Ceramics: ceramic gold lustre, venco products, kelmscott wa
venco products, kelmscott wa, gold lustre: Wendy, Here are a few to start with. I have used Sheffield when I lived in the East. They re great. Sheffield Pottery Inc. (413) 229-7700 U.S. Rt. 7, Box 399 Sheffield, MA 01257-0399 Toll free; 888-774-2529 E-mail; sales@sheffield-pottery.com Website:...

Ceramics: ceramic paints, crystal glazes, ceramic paints
crystal glazes, ceramic paints, mold companies: Sherri, I believe when she says wipeaways, they re now referred to as antiquing. Again, Duncan has a series of stains called, Translucent Stains. They re oil based, but can be wiped away with water. They come in quite a few color choices. There is...

Ceramics: ceramic or porcelain vase, porcelain vase, pink hues
porcelain vase, pink hues, gold tone: Dianna, Again, I m not an antiques expert, but sometimes I recognize some marks. Here are some sites you can check that may be of help; http://glassandpotterysellers.org/pottery_links.html http://oldetymecollectiblespottery.com/histories/hullmarks.html...

Ceramics: chowder glaze refire at 04 changes, cone 4, underglazes
cone 4, underglazes, bisque: Pamela, I m not certain what you re asking, but I m curious why you didn t do the underglaze firing with the bisque firing? Typically, that s how it s done & then the follow up firing. Cone 4/6 is hotter than 04. Basically, what I can tell by what you ve...

Ceramics: compacted powders, ceramic components, centrifugal force
ceramic components, centrifugal force, sintering: Peter, Are you doing some work for the government or the military? If you re talking about centrifugal force, here s a great site that helps explain the process; http://www.aist.go.jp/aist_e/latest_research/2004/20040325_1/20040325_1.html Let me know...

Ceramics: drying time for cone 5 clay, dry clay, cold spots
dry clay, cold spots, dampness: Chadlynn, Again, it depends upon the thickness of your piece, the size, etc. I have pieces in my studio right now of varying sizes made from the same clay. A small vase took 2 days, but I still have a large piece bagged and slowly drying so it won t crack....

Ceramics: drying time for cone 5 clay, broken pieces, explosion
Ceramics: drying time for cone 5 clay, broken pieces, explosion

Ceramics: Organic matter in clay, kernels, pot
Ceramics: Organic matter in clay, kernels, pot

Ceramics: greenware decoration, underglaze colors, greenware
underglaze colors, greenware, glass bowl: Anne, I would recommend bisque firing first to burn off any residue of the oil. I haven t personally used Pam, but I use WD-40 in a similar fashion in my studio. Oils, even from your fingerprints can leave marks on the clay causing glaze not to stick well....

Ceramics: Help identifying, ceramics shop, betty jean
ceramics shop, betty jean, don don: Don, You might check with your local artist s guild or ceramics shop. Did you get it locally? It appears like it could have been a local pour that was poured heavily and then hand-painted by someone named Betty Jean. Often local guilds know of local artists....

Ceramics: Hutschenreuther Richelieu fine china, hutschenreuther porcelain, carolus magnus
hutschenreuther porcelain, carolus magnus, porcelain company: Dale, I m not an antiques expert, but here are some sites that may be of help to you; http://www.porcelainmarksandmore.com/0searc/search.php?zoom_query=Hutschenreuther+Richelieu&zoom_per_page=10&zoom_and=0&zoom_sort=0 http://glassandpotterysellers.org/pottery_links.html...

Ceramics: Looking for bisque santa and village pieces to paint, bisque santas, aprl
bisque santas, aprl, greenware: Dear Aprl, It s hard, I know because so many of the small shops have gone out of business. If you can t find a greenware or bisque supplier in your town, try some of the online suppliers. One that I ve used is called, BisqueFire. They re connected with...

Ceramics: Monmouth, Zanesville (???) creamer, creamer, spout
creamer, spout, art deco: Judy, I m not an antiques expert, but here are some sites I ve used to identify pieces and marks. Good luck. Leisha http://glassandpotterysellers.org/pottery_links.html http://oldetymecollectiblespottery.com/histories/hullmarks.html http://www.mygrannysatticantiques.com/index.htm...

Ceramics: Natural Bone Ash, bone ash, informative bits
bone ash, informative bits, material thanks: Virgil, I haven t done it, but I searched my saved archives & came up with a few informative bits for you . Hope this helps, Leisha http://www.potters.org/subject01144.htm/ http://www.potters.org/subject55695.htm/ I also subscribe to http://www.ceramicartsdaily.org/index.aspx...

Ceramics: Organic matter in clay, perfect circles, coffee grounds
perfect circles, coffee grounds, rice hulls: Steven, I applaud you for thinking and going outside the box(es)! I ve done some experimenting also like this. It can be fun. Basically, the organic matter mixed in the clay burns out in the firing leaving an interesting texture or pattern. Why not...

Ceramics: Pictures on ceramic, calsk8, photographer artist
calsk8, photographer artist, artist friend: Brooke, If the end product is only for decorative use, I have successfully completed a photo transfer process taught to me by a photographer/artist friend. It is called a gel transfer. The key is a product he uses from golden paints. You paint the photo...

Ceramics: Pottery by E. Deutch 1952, pottery antiques, art institute of chicago
pottery antiques, art institute of chicago, roswell ga: Beth, I would call the appraisers & talk to them by phone first. You can also search the library or local bookstore for a pricing book. There are books, just like blue books for cars that give the value of pottery/antiques. Find out who is the busiest store...

Ceramics: Pottery Process, university of brighton, brick lane
university of brighton, brick lane, approximate sizes: Ashley, Here are the basic steps to pottery; Receiving supplies; clay, glaze materials, etc. Mixing area; clay & glazes Throwing; potter s wheels Trimming Drying Decorating Firing; Kilns Sorting Packing Shipping For some; recycling clay is...

Ceramics: paint pen on ceramics pre-kiln, test test test, paint pen
test test test, paint pen, cute project: Kristi, Why don t you just fire the one mug as a test, see what happens & let that determine how you should move forward on the rest? That s my motto in my studio, test, test, test and when I m not sure about a method, test it first before I apply it to the...

Ceramics: removing old clay, cindy cindy, ceramic molds
cindy cindy, ceramic molds, ceramic business: Cindy, Typically the first time you cast a piece it will pull out all the old stuff. You may lose that piece, but it s worth it to clean up the mold. Never use anything sharp on the mold. If they re real bad you can sometimes wet them down to loosen it, but...

Ceramics: china, water soaks, china porcelain
water soaks, china porcelain, kiln shelf: hi the points are due to the plate being glazed on both sides. It is ususally the marks left by little stands to stop the plate from sticking to the kiln shelf. if the piece is pocelain then it is more than likely vitrified, fired to a temperature that the...

Ceramics: engobe on cracked coils, pottery glazes, engobe
pottery glazes, engobe, clay supply: hi I am away from home at present but i can get u an engobe recipe in a few days. I dont think you can buy engobe pre mixed. but i may be wrong. engobes shrink less than slip so the liklyhood of getting cracks in the engobe is slim. Only problem is that...

Ceramics: Paint chipping off bisque after firing, clay pieces, greenware
clay pieces, greenware, underglaze: If this is a new problem, first analyse what changes to ANY process have been made, its got to be a recent alteration to what you were doing when there was no problem. Find some old underglaze(paint is the wrong word, unless you are using house paint), any...

Ceramics: Pottery/Firing, hairline cracks, oven proof
hairline cracks, oven proof, oven temp: HI I am not much of a potter, more a figurative maker. I think that as long as your dish/bowl is vitrified and does not contain any lead then it is ok for eating off of. Oven dishes, same thing i think as long as oven temp dont go over 220c and it depends...

Ceramics: Repairing a bowl
Kate, Are they fired ceramic? How large are the chips? If they re small and you re intending to use them for decoration only you can use a fill readily available at most hardware stores. Here s a link to a how to. http://www.ronhazelton.com/archives/howto/Ceramic_Repair.shtm...

Ceramics: Soda Ash, Sodium Silicate, sodium silicate, soda ash
sodium silicate, soda ash, magic water: Majic water is used primarily for adhering handles etc. to pots. It is used straight(no added clay) applied to the pot/handle then joined together. The sodium silicate and soda ash act as defloculants. http://www.answers.com/topic/deflocculant Sa...

Ceramics: sno kiln elements, kiln elements, euclids
kiln elements, euclids, model number: The next step is to have them made for you, check through this web site and email a manufacturer. http://www.thomasnet.com/products/electric-kilns-42000208-1.html These people are in Canada, an email to them might be a good idea. http://www.euclids.com/...

Ceramics: I was sold Artic white clay instead of the grey Steves clay, clay body, grey base
clay body, grey base, china clay: I am really not sure what it is that you are trying to do. Are you trying to get a white base that you then want to apply a glaze? or do you want a grey base? if the piece is bisc then you can still apply a white(or grey) slip or engobe. Then refire to bisc...

Ceramics: Using a ceramic bisque ware as a slumping mold for window glass, bisque ware, ceramic bisque
bisque ware, ceramic bisque, high school art: hi I am no expert on glass slumping. I have friends in my studio that do it. I have seen them use normal earthenware unglazed garden pots for slumping glass. I think as far as the kiln is concerned, just make sure you have the shelves covered in case pot...

Ceramics: bisque ceramics, bisque ceramics, underglazes
bisque ceramics, underglazes, greenware: Yes it has to be fired again to make the pot impervious to dish-washers, microwaves or the outside elements. Paint your underglazes on unbisqued, NOT BISQUED. Fire the unbisqued/greenware painted with underglazes to BISQUE. Once out of the bisque...

Ceramics: cloudy leadfree glaze, clay particles, clay dust
clay particles, clay dust, clear glaze: pin holeing is also caused by fine clay particles(powder) on the pot, make sure its totally clay dust free before applying the glaze. Cloudy usually means the application is two thick, a clear glaze does not need a very thick application, myself I apply...

Ceramics: Africana Colors, natural strawberry, clear glaze
natural strawberry, clear glaze, 5kg: Hi Donna, use the clear galze you are using now and add RED GLAZE STAIN POWDER to it, add WHITE powder to cut intesity down, 10grams of powdred stain to 150mills(liquid) of clear glaze. This makes it 100grams of powder to 1.5Kg of liquid clear glaze. Play...

Ceramics: CERAMICS, armory art center, w palm beach
armory art center, w palm beach, ceramic shops: Jason, There are several large suppliers and Art Centers in Florida. Not sure which one would be closest to you, however you could contact a few and they may know of someone closer to you. Armory Art Center 561-832-1776 www.armoryart.org They are...

Ceramics: Ceramic Christmas Tree, christmas tree, paint
christmas tree, paint, christmas: Hi Suzi Jones, leave the tree as is, why take the chance of applying anything and then not being able to get it off. Tell everyoue its an Australian chrictmas tree :-). There is certinally no snow here at the moment, it s the middle of Summer. Sa...

Ceramics: Decals, decorating techniques, stoneware
decorating techniques, stoneware, ceramics: Dear Faye, Absolutely. Here s a few; Art Decal Corp.(562)434-2711 www.Artdecalcorp.com Email: Artdecal@webuniverse.net International Decal Corp. (708) 498-5820 www.Internationaldecalcorp.com Email: idcjr@timrg.com Instar Enterprises (732) 238-0979...

Ceramics: drying pottery, wheel thrown pottery, shrinkage
wheel thrown pottery, shrinkage, warp: dont know for sure, a guess would be different thickness of clay, if the body thickness varies I guess that shrinkage would differ. Also if you put your pot on a pourus surface then the clay might stick also warping your bowl. sorry i am not a potter but...

Ceramics: Ceramic Christmas Tree, suzi jones, ceramics shop
Ceramics: Ceramic Christmas Tree, suzi jones, ceramics shop, kiln firings

Ceramics: looking for old Pemberton Neal ceramic molds, diana, country move
Ceramics: looking for old Pemberton Neal ceramic molds, diana, country move, pemberton

Ceramics: glazes and underglazes, botz, glazes
botz, glazes, matter of taste: Hi Underglaze is generally colour that can be used to decorate a surface and glaze is the finish that goes on top. Depending on the type of underglaze colour you use. I like amaco works much better than Botz at everything. In principal you can use comercial...

Ceramics: KILNS, prohibitive price, milk bank
prohibitive price, milk bank, clear glaze: Using diesel or oil can be done, however it is old school and the only help you are going to get is in old books. It s a messey option that produces smoke and smell. I think to build a kiln to do this with no knowledege of kiln function is going to result...

Ceramics: My kiln turned off during high fire!, gomez maria, peep hole
gomez maria, peep hole, fire cycle: Maria, I ve had this happen a few times. What will it hurt to re-fire? If you don t have terrific bubbles, you can also re-dip or re-brush glaze and try again. I ve also simply refired a few pieces I didn t like %26 2nd time around they were better....

Ceramics: looking for old Pemberton Neal ceramic molds, ceramic molds, ceramics shop
ceramic molds, ceramics shop, mold company: Diana, How wonderful that you still have this. I have seen this set many years ago. Here s a terrific source for tracking down older molds. If you don t have any luck, write again. I have another idea, but it s a long-shot. Petro Mold Company (888)796-6635...

Ceramics: type of art and possibly year made, plaster of paris, kewpie dolls
plaster of paris, kewpie dolls, ladies in uniform: Malcom, They appear to be what is called Chalkware. Chalkware Chalkware is really plaster of Paris decorated with watercolors. One type was molded from Staffordshire and other porcelain models and painted and sold as inexpensive decorations in...

Ceramics: WHAT ARTIST IS THIS?, fish series, speedy responses
fish series, speedy responses, time william: William, I found this artist whose involved in an artists guild in the Florida Keys; http://www.kimiansart.com/contact.htm I would try contacting him/her and others there to see if they recognize the work. Often artists know their competitors and colleagues...

Ceramics: bat wash flaking off and cone numbers, southern ice, stiff brush
southern ice, stiff brush, glazes: Kerry, you will have to get the flaking batwash off, it will end up in the glazes on your pots. You probably applied it to thick, you don t need a lot. If you think a pot might have glaze run then sit it on ordinary sand or calcined alumina. 06 for bisque...

Ceramics: Ceramic Bisque and Glaze Firing, ceramic bisque, purple haze
ceramic bisque, purple haze, clay bodies: Hi Elaine, When bisque firing you can close the hole at 600degC, at this temp all chemical water has been removed from the clay, do not open the kiln above 200degC. Put cones throughout the kiln on the next firing and see what the temps. you are getting...

Ceramics: Ceramic supplies, dry glazes, ceramics glazes
dry glazes, ceramics glazes, ceramic group: Audrey, Congratulations on stating a new hobby of ceramics! Glazes are generally sold through distributors. A supplier will usually refer you to a distributor they have contracted with to carry their entire line of products. One way to get a break is to...