In a message dated 11/28/2002 5:58:45 AM Eastern Standard Time,
> Woody added:
> In my only ceramics class, 40 years ago, the instructor taught us
> a little ditty to remember how much plaster to mix with how much water.
> "a pint to a pound a world around" to my metric friends out there
> it just means equal amounts of water to plaster. It works !!
The way I learned was:
Pile up the plaster in a bucket. Sort of with a cone or mountain tip in the
middle. Add water without stirring until just the tip of the cone showed.
If measured I'll bet it's about equal.