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[658] Basics of Wax Build-Up Technique
An English excerpts from the book "Lost Wax Jewelry Making: The Build-up Technique" by Minoru Azama, printed in Japanese by Kashiwa Hobby Books. This article will guide you on the process of using the wax build-up techniques to create a ring shank and how to approach gemstone positioning and symmetry. You will also find information on how to create wax seats for soft porous minerals and stones. (2005)
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[383] Wax Build-up Procedures Using Foredom?s New Wax Working Unit
The Foredom Wax Carver (WC-1) is a new wax worker recently made available to the jewelry industry by The Foredom Electric Company. To demonstrate many of its features, Michael Dickey performs a wax build-up project.... (2004)
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[642] Wax Build-up Technique: Popular Textural Wax Designs
Aside from the visual pleasure one derives from a textured surface, the biggest benefit is the ease in finishing the cast piece. No filing, no burs, no abrasive points, and no scratch removal compounds are necessary. Simply use a wire brush on the flexshaft for a soft satin finish. If a mirror finish is desired, then go on to the polishing wheel.... (2005)
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Show me more articles from: [Lost Wax Jewelry Making - The Build-up Technique]|[Minoru Azama]
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