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    That’s what I meant by all jewellery in its wider...

    That’s what I meant by all jewellery in its wider sense has a function. Whether it’s as a fashion accessories, to hold your trousers up etc
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    Hi Anna I know this is probably not what you...

    Hi Anna
    I know this is probably not what you meant but Dennis has veered into a wider area with memorial jewellery.
    Jewellery has always had a function, to show wealth , wedding rings to show the...
  3. Thread: Argentium 935/960

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    Yes I understand that but as we tick a box of...

    Yes I understand that but as we tick a box of recognised metals I was just saying I’d never been aware of Argentine even now. My answer was more in relation to the last line of George’s post about...
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    I’ve never known the 935 mark and have been...

    I’ve never known the 935 mark and have been having my work assayed since 1979
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    Sorry I can’t help but welcome to the forum and...

    Sorry I can’t help but welcome to the forum and thank you for the translation to both posts
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    Sorry Henning but this is a U.K. forum and I’m...

    Sorry Henning but this is a U.K. forum and I’m not sure if anyone will be able to translate your post
  7. Thread: Bezel short

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    I’ve not seen many who do like it and as Dennis...

    I’ve not seen many who do like it and as Dennis said you don’t have to solder a bearer in unless necessary
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    That’s what I thought Dennis and as Sheena...

    That’s what I thought Dennis and as Sheena appears quite proficient in bezel making after her last one I wouldn’t see the point in using it
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    I use fine silver as well. On a few forums over...

    I use fine silver as well. On a few forums over the years bearer wire hasn’t been much thought of. Is there not also a problem using it if the base of the cabochon isn’t completely flat?

    Apologies...
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    I found all this...

    I found all this
    https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=prometheus+pro+7+kiln+instructions&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&hl=en-gb&client=safari

    There seem to be a lot of sellers and videos with info so I’d hope...
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    It might be worth going to the company website to...

    It might be worth going to the company website to see if there is a downloadable manual which tends to be more informative . For some reason just about everything you buy comes with a quick guide...
  12. Thread: Broken saw blades

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    Not sure age is the problem Wendy, I’m sure in my...

    Not sure age is the problem Wendy, I’m sure in my mix there are blades that are decades old. Maybe as Bob said just a duff batch
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    If it’s only a faint line then I wouldn’t worry...

    If it’s only a faint line then I wouldn’t worry but the colour seems odd. Is it in daylight , you haven’t possibly changed your artificial light to something else that’s caused you to notice it?
    ...
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    You don’t say what metal or kind of solder you’re...

    You don’t say what metal or kind of solder you’re using. An orange solder line seems an odd colour
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    If you have an adjustable saw like an old eclipse...

    If you have an adjustable saw like an old eclipse you can reuse them, the one thing I dislike about the KC is blade waste.
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    That’s very lovely Alastair. Laser marks aren’t...

    That’s very lovely Alastair. Laser marks aren’t very interesting if you want it to be a statement. But procrastination is good!
    After I’d made a few spoons I thought I’d make a caddy spoon and then...
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    I think the person who reopened this old post had...

    I think the person who reopened this old post had a specific questionFor Sarah about a pendant motor.
    I would agree.I love my micromotor but I donít have a hammer action hand piece so it would...
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    We haven’t heard from Sarah for many months since...

    We haven’t heard from Sarah for many months since the pandemic shut us down and she lives In Portugal I think.
    It would be worth trying a search on here as there have been many many postS on the...
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    I have no idea as I don’t use one but if you...

    I have no idea as I don’t use one but if you think the finish is fine why worry. Of course you may be doing something hideously wrong and someone will tell you but in the meantime......:)
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    Thanks Dennis. I think that may be the only...

    Thanks Dennis. I think that may be the only brainwave that is still working. I should maybe have saved it for myself!
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    Oh no! Ruminating where will it end:)

    Oh no! Ruminating where will it end:)
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    I forgot you said it was bearer wire. The last...

    I forgot you said it was bearer wire. The last time I did that on a pear I soldered a post at the end and made it a feature!
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    You might be able to stretch the curved end just...

    You might be able to stretch the curved end just enough on a triblet. I know this sounds silly but have you tried turning the bezel over? Just sometimes it turns out slightly bigger on the other side...
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    In the past I have used a satin finish to cover...

    In the past I have used a satin finish to cover up firestain and in the end once it starts to get a bit dirty the firestain becomes more obvious and dull. Now I try and make sure it’s removed before...
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    I can’t answer any of the questions on the...

    I can’t answer any of the questions on the tumbler as I’ve never used one.
    I do wonder if your pieces have been soldered and if so the dull colour may be firestain. Even in a matt finish there will...
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