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    Thank you Dennis I worried that would be the...

    Thank you Dennis I worried that would be the case.
    It’s just the joint between the shank and the setting but I presume it will still cause issues :( iv filed off as much of the solder as possible...
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    Hallmarking worry

    Hello everyone,

    So I made this beautiful 18ct white gold and diamond wedding ring for a friend, itís polished rhodium plated, all finished. So I was just about to send it off for hallmarking when...
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    Thank you for your help! Very useful information,...

    Thank you for your help! Very useful information, a pink gold is better then one that tests as copper and tarnishes faster I guess haha! Thanks again
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    Rose gold recipe

    Hi all!
    I want to make some 18ct rose gold to put as detailing on a white gold ring, im a bit tight on money but i have 2g of 22ct yellow sat in my workshop and copper in excess. How many grams of...
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    Heating diamonds?

    Hi everyone,
    So im planning on making a 18white gold engagement ring with tapered baguette shoulders, I already have a pair of tapered baguettes currently set in the same style of setting i want to...
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    Brilliant thanks for the help dennis. Niamh

    Brilliant thanks for the help dennis.
    Niamh
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    thank you dennis xx do you need a trade account...

    thank you dennis xx do you need a trade account to buy from euro mounts? i wanted to buy from stuller as it looked fab but i had no account :(
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    Cushion and tapered baguette settings?

    Hi everyone
    Where could i buy a cushion shape setting? thanks
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    Thank you all! I had great fun making it! I had...

    Thank you all!
    I had great fun making it! I had tried so many times to cast it in gold but it never worked then I had the brainwave that I needed more gold �� the diamonds were a fun touch too!
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    solid gold dragon

    Today i challenged myself!
    I made a solid 9ct dragon pendant with 5 gypsy set diamonds, It weighs a heavy 7.7g!!!
    But im very pleased with the result considering it was a sand casting effort and...
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    Problems setting stones

    Hi everyone,
    I am having a bit of trouble, I brought a cast mount from cooksons (the x7 2.5mm stone 9ct white eternity ring mount) When it arrived i had to saw the prongs in half because they came...
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    Are ultrasonic meant to sound like this?

    Hi everyone, I just brought a ultrasonic cleaner and the noise really freaks me out, its so loud and makes me worried it will blow up...
    is it meant to sound like this?
    Thanks...
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    Mixing metals to create a new colour

    Hi Everyone,
    So i was getting a little bored of silver, and as i have no money for gold i wanted to make a metal with a soft pink tone that was not gold.
    I have mixed 4g of silver, with 3g of...
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    Thank you all for your advice, you were right,...

    Thank you all for your advice, you were right, the ingot was too big, i have just successfully rolled enough wire to make 2 rings, although im worried iv rolled the 22ct too thin as it still needs to...
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    ah no sorry i dont think i explained properly. x...

    ah no sorry i dont think i explained properly. x
    Its not even really thinning like a wire, its flattening the edges of the gold and leaving a raised D shape impression so its looking a bit like a...
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    Help making wire with rolling mill

    Hi everyone,
    So i was really desperate to be able to use only recycle materials, so i got myself a cheap little rolling mill for £180 by proops brothers, Its got 7 rollers, 2 plain for sheet, v...
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    Thanks everyone. Just a thought, would this...

    Thanks everyone.
    Just a thought, would this work for pave setting and engraving?...
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    Do i even need a airgraver or assisted graver to...

    Do i even need a airgraver or assisted graver to pave set? i would like to try and pave set but im on such a budget im just trying to work out how i can afford the things i need to do it, i was...
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    Yes i thought it looked that way Peter sadly, im...

    Yes i thought it looked that way Peter sadly, im just trying to think of an affordable way to have a assisted hand graver really, i wondered about a micromotor and a sharpened anvil point to carve...
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    Questions on Airgraver?

    Hi everyone,
    So iv been having a look around at the best (and affordable when on a budget) assisted hand engraver/stone setting tool.
    I thought about the hammer handpeice but have just discovered...
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    foredom power graver

    Hi everyone,
    I am on the lookout for a foredom power graver all in good working order. (second hand is fine as i cannot afford new). Thanks!
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    which engraving motor?

    Hi everyone,
    I have been making jewellery a number of years and i would really like to try my hand at doing some Pave setting and engraving.
    I have a foredom SR pendant motor and wondered about...
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    Thanks China! I have messaged him! xx

    Thanks China! I have messaged him! xx
  24. Hi Lance, i might be interested! x Could you...

    Hi Lance,
    i might be interested! x Could you please upload some photos and what is the brand name please? thanks!
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    Thank tou everyone, I think i might go for the...

    Thank tou everyone, I think i might go for the Proops brothers mill as it has a 1 year warranty and the mill will only be for light use so i will see how it does and let you all know for future...
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