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    Hi Rachel, I have recently got a quote from...

    Hi Rachel,

    I have recently got a quote from this guy, who is very quick to respond and has good reviews on his store

    https://www.etsy.com/ie/shop/TheSupplyGuy?ref=pr_shop_more

    for a custom...
  2. advice needed on project - drill/barrel polisher

    Hi everyone,

    I find this site amazing for advice & I am a beginner so go easy on me:-) I am working on a pair of (0.8mm silver/brass sheet) half circle earrings with the ear post soldered on the...
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    Hi, Just a little update since I have received...

    Hi,

    Just a little update since I have received and used the micro mesh. It really works great, it turns a piece into shop quality! There are still a couple of scratches that are visible but I...
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    Hi, Thank you dennis! That is what I was...

    Hi,

    Thank you dennis! That is what I was hoping to hear. I am looking for a high shine, clean finish & if the micro mesh can potentiality do the job without the tumbler that is fantastic (because...
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    Hi, Just another question, when I have used...

    Hi,

    Just another question, when I have used the micro mesh is that it polished and finished? Or should the pieces be put in the tumbler after?? I have the micro mesh on order so haven't had a...
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    Hi Dennis, Thank you so much for your advice!...

    Hi Dennis,

    Thank you so much for your advice! had a few notes taken from a similar query on the forum and micro mesh was mentioned so I will get some asap .

    Thanks again & have a great weekend!...
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    Finishing/Polishing Issues

    Hi,

    I have a couple of pieces I am working on as a beginner (self-taught) and one of my projects is making earrings from sheet metal. I am using brass sheet metal (0.7mm) and cutting various sizes...
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    Hi Dennis, Thanks for your help:-) Cheers,...

    Hi Dennis,

    Thanks for your help:-)

    Cheers,

    Michelle
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    Hi Dennis, I was so busy over the weekend I...

    Hi Dennis,

    I was so busy over the weekend I didn't get a chance to come back online. I went to take pictures as suggested last week and then I realised that I have a magnifier which shows up every...
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    Hi Joyerico & Dennis, I will take some...

    Hi Joyerico & Dennis,

    I will take some pictures , I do have a bridge camera & should be able to get some upclose pictures. Pictures to follow!Thanks for responding to my questions!

    Michelle
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    1mm silver ring - how do I know I am done?

    Hi Everyone,

    I have been working on some pieces for a while now and feel like I am finally starting to make some progress! Compared to the queries on the forum, I am working on the basics and hope...
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    Thanks for the tips Enigma & Dennis:-) I have...

    Thanks for the tips Enigma & Dennis:-) I have signed up for a free trial with atthebench.com and think I will buy membership as it really has a library full of knowledge that I can definitely learn...
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    Hi! Trialuser....thank you! I have not heard...

    Hi!

    Trialuser....thank you! I have not heard of Andrew berry before and I managed to source the two videos (as recommended) on the at the bench website, will definitely sign up for a trial & it is...
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    Hi Dennis, Thank you for your advice! Much...

    Hi Dennis,

    Thank you for your advice! Much appreciated!

    Thanks,

    Michelle
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    Wishbone/Chevron Ring

    Hi Guys,

    I am looking for advice on how to make a really "simple" wishbone ring from 1.5/2mm silver wire, basically like the photo below. From what I have gathered the method is to solder the wire...
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    Hi Ceri, Apologies in taking so long to reply...

    Hi Ceri,

    Apologies in taking so long to reply with thanks! I printed off your advice and have been working using this method. It is working so much better thank you!

    Best wishes,

    Michelle
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    Issues with silver double loop/hoop earrings

    Hi,

    I am working hard on practicing my soldering technique & one of the projects I have given myself is to work on a pair of silver double loop/hoop earrings as allows me to solder various...
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    Hi Dennis, Apologies, I totally forgot to...

    Hi Dennis,

    Apologies, I totally forgot to check my computer re: responses. Thank you so much for such a detailed answer! I really appreciated it & realise now how wrong I had it !

    Thank you,
    ...
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    How is this done?

    Hi,

    I have started to work with silver and would love to make a ring or earrings with this type of "nugget" detail in silver. I have melted down scraps to form a ball shape but I can't seem to...
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    Thank you James! I will order them today:-) I...

    Thank you James! I will order them today:-) I would really appreciate it Caroline & Enigma if you can let me know how you get on?

    Thank you all so much for your help:-)

    Michelle
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    Hi Dennis, I really appreciate your tips and...

    Hi Dennis,

    I really appreciate your tips and advice! All I could find before was tutorials on basic hoops with no earring posts so you have been a huge help to me:-)

    Thank you :-)

    Michelle
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    How to make these type earrings?

    Hi guys,

    A total newbie here, I have just started working with silver and would love to get some advice on how I can make these type of hoop earrings with ear posts? Is it as simple as just...
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