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Going Graphically Deep With David Rees: How To Make Ice


David risks frostbite, ingests deadly fluids, and is forced to grapple with the fleeting nature of existence.

Dustin Lee
Dustin Lee

First off - I'm pretty horrified that there aren't a few thousand positive comments on these pages, particularly regarding the ice making. Stellar work.


My first attempt yielded cracks throughout the ice, and I'm trying to narrow down my failures. I had a 3" deep 9x12 pan, seemingly made of aluminum, potentially having an air gap/insulative properties. What gives?