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Making 3D printing easy

Welcome to our second 3D printing blog series to show you how to order your 3D printed piece in a simple step by step process. Bringing your ideas to life could not be simpler with the seamless journey we have created for you! So, lets get started. We have a revolutionary new service engineered for […]

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    How to create a 3D jewellery set

    What you need: Findings – These can be different based on personal preferences: Sterling Silver Jump Ring Heavy 5mm Sterling Silver Hook Wire Plain, Pack of 20, With Inward Turn Loop Sterling Silver Forked Bail Sterling Silver 1.7mm Trace Chain 18″/45cm Tools:                Silver Solder Paste 10g Medium, Syringe Soldering Block 150 X 100 X 25mm […]

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    Everything you need to know about Casting

    Today we are going to share everything you need to know about Casting and the process we use to form your 3D printed metal parts. Lets get started! What is Casting? Casting is a manufacturing process in which a liquid material is usually poured into a mold, which contains a hollow cavity of the desired […]

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    How to Personalise a CAD file from our design library

    In order to 3D print, We offer several amazing designs in many different categories for you to readily print! Did you know you can also download one of these files from our design library and add your own extra touches? In this blog we will show you a step by step example of exactly how […]

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    The Skyline Ring: A winning design piece

    We challenged the students of the British Academy of Jewellery to produce a creative CAD design motivated by a piece of architecture they felt inspired by and then selected the best designs to be 3D printed in silver. We used the challenge to test their creativity and see what amazing creations the students could come […]

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    Learn how to finish your precious metal piece!

    Have you had a ready to finish 3D part printed with Cooksongold? Need some tips to finish it off? You’re in luck! Today’s 3D printing blog series will be sharing our guide on how to finish your precious metal piece so it is a perfect high quality finish. Despruing your piece Once your piece has […]

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    Resin Top Tips & Health and Safety

    Before you get started in making something with resin, ensure you have a read of our top tips and health and safety measures to help you do just that. Resin Health and Safety Always work in a well-ventilated area Avoid contact with skin – use barrier cream on hands or wear gloves Wash hands immediately […]

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    Beginner’s Guide to Resin Part 3

    In part one of our resin blog series, we detailed what is resin, and then in part two, we went through the essential tools needed to use it. Now in part 3, using our Resin Jewellery Starter Kit (860 031A), we have put together a guide on how to use resin Prepare your working area […]

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    Beginners Guide to Resin Part 2

    Now you’ve learnt what resin is, the different types and what it can do in part 1 of our resin guide, it’s time to learn the essential tools needed when working with resin. Whilst working with resin doesn’t require masses of expensive tools, you will need some specific equipment. Most items are available at a […]

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    Beginner’s Guide to Resin Part 1

    Resin is an extremely versatile and exciting material which can be used without the need for expensive tools and equipment. In this first part of our guide to resin, we allow you to discover exactly what is resin, as well as the different types available. What is Resin? In its basic form, resin is a […]

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    Top Tips for the perfect CAD Design

    Here at Cooksongold we know how much skill it takes at creating and designing a model for 3D printing. You have all the flexibility of creating an innovative CAD design but printing 3D models in precious metals can still require certain design guideline elements to ensure that your design is printed to the best of […]

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    Top Polishing Tips

    Achieving a beautiful finish is a crucial stage of jewellery production and can really make or break a piece. Polishing can be extremely daunting at first as there are many stages involved in achieving a successful shine so to take some of the pain out of polishing, we have put together some  top tips to help […]

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    How To Create Texture Using Polishing Tools

    There are many ways to add texture to your jewellery – burrs, files and waxes are examples of techniques that add deep and pronounced texture to once plain surfaces. Here we are going to show you a few quick and easy ways to add texture using a range of polishing tools, including our favourite the […]

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