FYI 960 Sterling Silver Clay - 50g
FYI 960 silver clay is the perfect choice for pieces requiring maximum strength like rings or bangles.
Use your creative skills and realize your metal clay projects with this new formula clay, made in Poland.
The clay can be easily rolled out, formed and shaped like any other clay. It accepts very fine and delicate structures from texture plates without any problem and thanks to its good working time, you can even create 3d shapes without any problems. Sanding and filing is easy.
Firing with the handheld torch
Firing in the kiln
The instructions make a difference between minimal, recommended and optimal firing in an electric kiln.
840° C for 30-60 minutes, shrinkage 13%
For maximum strength (our recommendation)
900° C for 2 hours, shrinkage 16%
The final piece is made of sterling silver (960/1000 silver).
Do I have to change the way I work with FYI 960 silver clay when I’m used to Art Clay Silver 950?
Not at all. FYI 960 silver clay comes right out of the package ready to form. It is smoother than Art Clay Silver 950.
Is the final piece made with FYI 960 silver clay comparable to one made with Art Clay Silver 950?
950 Sterling Silver may resist a little bit better to scratches.