Cutting Equal Lengths of Jewelry Chain

By on September 15, 2009
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Cutting Equal Lengths of Chain for Jewelry

By: Sherrie Lingerfelt


 

 

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21 Comments

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    Susan Mosier

    September 20, 2009 at 7:52 pm

    Thank you all so much for the free videos. You are so giving in teaching techniques. I have purchased several videos and am very happy with them. Thanks again.
    Susan

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    Marina Brantner

    September 25, 2009 at 4:59 pm

    Thanks for making these videos available on a permanent basis. They are excellent. I learn much better from seeing an actual demonistration than by book photos. The short length is ideal for when I have a few minutes here and there.

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    Laurie Bishop

    March 30, 2010 at 3:50 pm

    Wonderful! I have always hated cutting chain, especially fine chain that is so hard to see. Thank you for the tip! And thank you for all of your videos.

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    Daniella Uribe

    January 15, 2012 at 12:59 am

    Thank you for all the wonderful help with your videos, I have learned so much and am still learning, thank you!!

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      dalecgr

      January 15, 2012 at 10:41 am

      You are welcome Daniella! We are here for education, information (and supplies) :P

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    Grace Galloway

    September 20, 2012 at 6:48 am

    That was so easy. Why didn’t I think of that? Thanks so much for all your experience and ideas.

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    Sandy

    September 20, 2012 at 7:18 am

    Hi, Love tip of the day. I have cut chain like this for a while. I keep a corsage pin on my work space and use it rather than scrap wire. It works for everything but fine chain and then I use scrap wire. Keep the good words coming.

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    Jocelyne Sabre

    September 20, 2012 at 7:58 am

    Hello
    Simple but so efficient ! Great idea !
    Thank you very much from France for your tip.

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    Judy

    September 20, 2012 at 11:56 am

    I have used a safety pin for years to do this. That way, if you get bumped, your chain will not fall off.

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      Rose

      September 21, 2012 at 8:38 am

      Great tip, Judy!

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    Michelle

    September 21, 2012 at 6:33 pm

    Downloaded Adobe FlashPlayer twice and still haven’t been able to get the video.

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      Rose

      October 3, 2012 at 8:43 am

      Hi Michelle, after downloading it, make sure to install Flash. If you’re still having trouble, email or give us a call: 1-877-636-0608

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    Renee

    September 24, 2012 at 1:48 pm

    Love the instructional videos. This one is so simple…. but never thought to do it that way. Counting takes so much longer.

    Thank you again for another great little video.

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    MINDY

    September 27, 2012 at 8:06 am

    I cannot believe how AWESOME this tip is! I hate counting links and just being lazy I would eyeball cut. This method is so easy and can you believe I NEVER would have thought of this…THANK YOU FOR MAKING MY JOB EASIER!

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    Gale

    September 16, 2013 at 2:41 pm

    Sherrie, You always have the sweetest countenance and tone. Always a pleasure and inspiration to view your instructionals.

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    Judi

    January 1, 2015 at 8:03 pm

    I was unable to view this video on my iPad as it required flash player. I don’t recall this problem with your other videos. Are you using different software?

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    Beth

    January 22, 2015 at 2:14 pm

    Wow! How easy was that! Thanks for the great tip – never would have thought of doing this!

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    Heather Gale

    April 7, 2016 at 6:56 am

    Yes it is simple and I’ve done that for years. It’s a logical conclusion if you work in chain a lot. Like all orders that are repeated you look for easier way to your own design

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    Heather Gale

    April 7, 2016 at 7:01 am

    It’s funny I never think of the work I do as tips maybe I should pass on more. ミ★ʚ( ˆںˆ)ɞᵗʰᵃⁿˣ★彡 dale

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    Peggy Kinnetz

    October 13, 2016 at 1:48 pm

    Really great tip! and so logical & easy, but I never thought of it! Thanks.

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    Charlene Heathwood

    July 8, 2017 at 6:31 am

    WOW! so simple and yet a fab tip. Love this and will remember it in my creations. It will be very useful when making necklaces and earring with chain tassels!! Thank you so much!

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