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  1. Thread: my new vid

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    I thought your bead making and heart pendant...

    I thought your bead making and heart pendant video were great (I also like videos to be as short as possible ) 'show don't tell' is a good ideal to follow and i could easily have a go making both of...
  2. Thread: New toy

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    You'd have to charge 100, 000 then only the...

    You'd have to charge 100, 000 then only the deadly serious will apply :)
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    Thankyou, that's high praise!!! Because these...

    Thankyou, that's high praise!!!
    Because these where differant from my usual I lost interest halfway through, but I added some of my favourite things (patina, colour, prongs) and that got me back on...
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    I'm sure you do have your own style. I'm meaning...

    I'm sure you do have your own style. I'm meaning to put a guide up on here on designing jewellery, just need to get round to it :)
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    Two flower rings

    Just finished the second flower ring I was working on. The worst bit was cleaning the brass of the copper plating from the soldering process. The stone is an aqua chalcedony. I put a piece of silver...
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    I'll post it :)

    I'll post it :)
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    That's very wise advice, I think I will. I'm...

    That's very wise advice, I think I will. I'm expecting it to wear from most areas but hopefully it'll stay in the tight/deep spots
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    Yes you did :) I've been quite keen on the...

    Yes you did :) I've been quite keen on the swellegant range though because they're premixed and relatively safe. The thought of permanent verdigris makes my mouth water but you're right I wouldn't...
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    Patinated Flower ring

    Hi Everyone, hope you are enjoying spring even though the weather's all over the place. This is my latest make, a brass and silver flower ring with a moonstone cab. I decided to use a swellegent...
  10. Thread: Hello everyone !

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    Hello Irineja, they're brill. Traditional flowers...

    Hello Irineja, they're brill. Traditional flowers but with a lovely modern look
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    What are they like? Do they feel like a quality...

    What are they like? Do they feel like a quality instrument. I already have these one's from cookson but they're not quite up the the job when you're doing a lot of measuring for wax carving. I...
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    No, from cookson. I was surprised they weren't up...

    No, from cookson. I was surprised they weren't up to standard. I'm a little bit surprised starrett let them through quality control.
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    I had a look at this same pair on amazon and I...

    I had a look at this same pair on amazon and I few people are complaining about this same problem. Is this an issue with the design of these. Should I persevere or go with something else?
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    Thanks everyone. Bit down that they're not up to...

    Thanks everyone. Bit down that they're not up to snuff but best to get it sorted. Just got to think i'll get some eventually:rofl:
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    Starrett dividers

    Just got my new starrett dividers, I've been waiting for them for ages but I might have a problem, the legs seem to be out of alignment. Anything I can do or will I have to send them back? They were...
  16. Aren't gold plating pens really expensive?

    Aren't gold plating pens really expensive?
  17. Thread: Torch choice

    by Sheen
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    Check out Kim's guide to torches: ...

    Check out Kim's guide to torches: https://youtu.be/yS1zPo0t_K8
    You might like the go system she uses
  18. Thread: Going 3D.

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    Love it Dennis, such a strong design and the...

    Love it Dennis, such a strong design and the colours are electric. I used to find crimp cover were better to close with standard pliers but other than that I have no suggestions. Maybe try differant...
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    I hope your long covid is slowly improving,...

    I hope your long covid is slowly improving, covid's a nasty virus. It's a big shock to suddenly find you can't do anything without feeling rotten! I haven't watched all that glitters yet. I have to...
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    thanks theresa :) what size of small stones? at...

    thanks theresa :) what size of small stones? at the moment i'm using 2.5-3mm one's mostly
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    I know this thread was a while ago but did Paul...

    I know this thread was a while ago but did Paul ever find some 0.8mm-1.00mm tubing? Also can you use jointing tubing for tube setting? i recently did a tube setting but i did wish the wall had been a...
  22. Thread: Parsley Oil.

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    You had me going :) I'm so gullible, I worry...

    You had me going :) I'm so gullible, I worry about me sometimes. How will I survive the modern world? :help:
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    I probably learnt about yellow ochre from my...

    I probably learnt about yellow ochre from my American jewellery books. It's basically dirt so stops your solder flowing. I did my rectangle bezel according to John Cogswell who says that to score one...
  24. Thread: Parsley Oil.

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    I'd love to see a before and after. Why is it...

    I'd love to see a before and after. Why is it better than just oil?
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    Thanks Poor old Les and Alastair. I don't have...

    Thanks Poor old Les and Alastair. I don't have rouge but I do have some yellow ochre which I really should get out of storage and try. Because this bezel was made in two L shapes I couldn't have put...
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