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[785] 22K Granulation on a 14K White Gold Ring Using Welding
This ring is manufactured using Hoover and Strongs 14-karat white gold alloyed with palladium. It was cast using standard casting methods and materials for gold and silver. The pearl post were fabricated and soldered after casting and pre-finishing. The cultured pearl measures 10.5mm and is too large to mount prior to the fusion welding. Fusion welding of the beads would not cause damage to a cultured pearl or weaken the bond between the glue and the pearl.... (2006)
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Show me more articles from: [Visual Communications]|[Mark B. Mann]
Releated Categories: [Fusing & Welding]|[Granulation]

 

[498] Alloying 22KT Gold for Granulation
An alloy is by definition a mixture of two or more metals to create different strengths and colors. For granulation, the following formula is preferred. It is important to start with pure metals. Even trace amounts of impurities can result in flaws in the metal.... (2005)
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Show me more articles from: [Ganoksin]|[Ronda Coryell]
Releated Categories: [Granulation]|[Metals]

 

[255] Fine Silver Granulation - Part 1
Granulation is the process of fusing tiny metal spheres of silver or gold, in a decorative pattern, to a surface of the same metal. It is an ancient technique that produces a beautiful, delicate effect. When making Granulated jewelry, all connections are fused instead of soldered.... (2001)
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Show me more articles from: [Ganoksin]|[Sandra Buchholz]
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[256] Fine Silver Granulation - Part 2
Granulation involves placing and fusing tiny balls of silver on the surface of the backsheet in a preplanned design. The mixture of Hide Glue, flux and water is used to temporarily hold the granules in place until they are fused.... (2001)
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Show me more articles from: [Ganoksin]|[Sandra Buchholz]
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[934] Making equally sized round beads
In this project, I will demonstrate a clever method of making equally sized beads. These beads can be used for granulation or decoration, or they can be soldered inside rings to keep the rings from turning while worn.... (2008)
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Show me more articles from: [AJM]|[Jurgen J. Maerz]
Releated Categories: [Bench Tips & Tricks]|[Granulation]
ISBN: B00006K39S

 

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