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=== Shutting Down The Torch ===
=== Shutting Down The Torch ===


THE INSTRUCTIONS ARE NOT YET WRITTEN FOR THIS TORCH
==== If using the [[Carlisle CC Torch]] ====
# Turn off the [[Smith little Torch]] by turning the torch oxygen valve off, then turning the torch propane valve off.
# Follow the instructions on the [[Carlisle CC Torch]] page to shut down and depressurize the gas system.
 
==== If not using the [[Carlisle CC Torch]] ====
# Check that all four valves on the [[Carlisle CC Torch]] are shut (clockwise to shut, Red is propane, Green is oxygen) AND That both valves  on the [[Smith Little Torch]] are shut (clockwise to shut, Red is propane, Green is oxygen).
# Ensure the Griffin Glass Torch Foot Pedal in the ON position.
# Turn off the [[Smith little Torch]] by turning the torch oxygen valve off, then turning the torch propane valve off.
# If you plan to keep working, you may leave the gas bottles open and the lines pressurized to relight the torch without re-adjusting the gas system.  However, if you plan to stop for more than 15 minutes, please  continue the following steps and depressurize the gas lines.
# Ensure the vent hood is ON during gas burnout.
# Firmly shut the valves on both the oxygen and propane bottles.
# Without opening the bottle valves, light the torch using only the propane, and allow all the propane gas to burn out of the lines.
# When the propane only flame goes out, close the propane valve on the torch.
# Open the oxygen valve at the torch to release the oxygen from the lines.
# Close the oxygen valve on the torch.
# Turn both torch regulator knobs counterclockwise (decrease) as far as they will go to relax the regulator diaphragms.
# Turn both bottle regulator knobs counterclockwise (decrease) as far as they will go to relax the regulator diaphragms.


== Lampwork Safety ==
== Lampwork Safety ==
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