All posts tagged "coating"

  • Daily Wire Tip: Working with Copper Tarnish

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: I use a lot of copper wire and like the look of high shine on some of my hammered heavy-gauge pieces. I use steel wool and it almost glows. However, the...

    • Posted August 23, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Jan. 1: Coating Wire and Polishing Pliers

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip January¬†01, 2010 Question: In the resource center it mentions “To prevent that discoloration, copper jewelry is often coated with a clear protective surface, such as an acrylic, but the coating eventually wears...

    • Posted January 1, 2010
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