What you will need:
- Piecemaker Pocket-Press.
- 2 x Pressing Foils.
- 2 x Stamp Inlays.
- 1 x Bench Vice.
- 1 x Hair Dryer.
hair dryer and bench vice can be found in almost any household or
hardware store, and the Piecemaker Pocket-Press and press inlays can be
obtained through our affiliate sponsor EDI.
the bottom of the Piecemaker slide in your first press inlay (in this
case the ying and yang sign) and then the pressing foil as shown in the
below images. Notice the other press inlay (leaf pattern) and pressing
foil ready to go in on top once we have filled it with the hash to
Now pour in the hash you are pressing and place in the other pressing
foil, then the press inlay with the pattern facing in as shown in the
Now screw the press down with your hands as tight as you can get it and
wait 10 seconds then repeat till you can't screw it down anymore. Grab
your hair dryer and warm the end with your compressed hash inside, once
warm hold the Piecemaker in your vice firmly and screw down as far as
you can with it now secured in the vice and slightly warmed. This
should give you a compression of around 3000kpa. Let it sit for a few
minutes at maximum compression before releasing the pressure and
opening the bottom. Once the bottom is unscrewed carefully screw the
tap in again till your compressed hash slides out as shown below.
Now just peel off the pressing foils and your all done!