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    Getting semi-precious stones polished

    I have four 9mm kyanite round cabochons that have some minor scratches and would like to get them polished. Do you know anyone that offers this service at a reasonable price given the stones don't...
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    Great tips. When you advice hitting the pusher...

    Great tips. When you advice hitting the pusher with the side of a file, what do yiu mean?
    Do I file the end of the pusher? Thanks
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    Dennis, That's great advice. One clarification...

    Dennis, That's great advice. One clarification whwn you say to the pusher with the side of a file what do you mean? My pushers are new, so this tip could definitely help. Thanks
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    Thank you all for your replies. They are very...

    Thank you all for your replies. They are very helpful.
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    Polishing scratched kyanite

    Hi all,

    I've scratched my kyanite cabochon stone with the pusher whilst I was setting it. The pusher slipped from the bezel and I ended up with a scratch visible under the light :-( Don't have to...
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    Thank you so much Dennis and Enigma. Excellent...

    Thank you so much Dennis and Enigma. Excellent advice. As always helpful and knowledgeable. :)
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    Tube setting: advice on setting burr size

    Hello,

    I would like to attempt a tube setting for the first time. All the guidance I read says that the setting burr needs to be as close as possible to the size of the stone. The stones I would...
  8. Thank you Enigma and Dennis. Your advice is...

    Thank you Enigma and Dennis. Your advice is really helpful.
  9. Starter pendant motor accessories for sanding and polishing

    Hello,

    I've recently bought a Dremel with flexshaft to help me with sanding and polishing. I've been watching online videos and browse through Cookson's site but I don't understand which tool is...
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