Originally Posted by fancyschmancybyjeni
I think that the principle behind a heat gun and an embossing gun are the same. I am not certain how wide the barrel is on the heat gun, but the embossing gun has a very small barrel making it easy to direct the heat where you would like it. also, my embossing gun only has 1 heat setting (I think that heat guns have multiple settings) so you really have to experiment with how close to the fabric you hold your gun.
As for the second question, I have not had a problem with the melted mesh getting too rough. I do cut the mesh close to the flower so perhaps that plays a roll?
Well the heat gun my hubby has here, the end is about the size of a blow dryer, so it probably wont work. I wonder if heat guns have added pcs for them, Hmmm!
Heat guns get VERY hot, scary hot!!! YIKES!
Thx for helping!