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Safety Bulletin:Lichtenberg Method

Please read this very important safety notice regarding the banning of this dangerous practise by the IWG.

Lichtenberg/Fractal Wood Burning
The Executive Committee of the IWG instructs ALL Chapters of the IWG not to permit UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES the use of use of Lichtenberg/Fractal wood burning at ANY demonstration for or meeting of the Chapter and, where possible, by any of their members, owing to the extreme dangers associated with this technique and the associated health and safety and insurance issues, Items incorporating the use of Lichtenberg techniques should NOT be permitted in any Chapter competitions and will not be accepted as entries to the competitions at the National Seminar. Such items should not be displayed on Chapter stands at ANY events. Photographs or descriptions of these techniques will not be published in the IWG Journal.

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