All posts tagged "measure"

  • Featured Tool Sept. 24: Digital Caliper GAU-179.00

    by Rose Marion, Tool of the Week for September 24, 2012 This week’s tool: 9-1/4" Digital Caliper, #GAU-179.00 Video by Kate, This week’s featured tool from is the 9-1/4" Digital Caliper GAU-179.00. No squinting...

    • Posted September 24, 2012
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  • Featured Tool of the Week: Pocket Wire Gauge GAU-144.10

    by Rose Marion, Tool of the Week for February 20, 2012 This week’s tool: Pocket Wire Gauge Demonstration by Kate, Have a mystery coil of wire? To find out what wire gauge you have, confusingly,...

    • Posted February 20, 2012
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  • Daily Wire Tip June 13: Cutting Wire Not Too Long or Short, Just Right

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for June 13, 2011 Question: Is there a formula for figuring out how much wire to cut before beginning a project? I waste so much wire cutting more than I need, trying...

    • Posted June 12, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Mar. 1: Determining Carat Weight

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for March 1, 2011 Question: I grind and polish my own stones from rough slab pieces. How do I determine the carat weight of a finished stone? -Pamela in Plaistow, New Hampshire...

    • Posted February 28, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip: Working with Inches and Millimeters

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip Question: I am new to the wire jewelry world. All the sizes of the stones, crystals etc. are in mm. Is there a chart on how to convert millimeters to centimeters and...

    • Posted January 11, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip May 13: Ordering a Snapset Online

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip May 13, 2010 Question: What’s the best way to measure a stone for a snapset setting if you are ordering the snapset on line? Answer: When ordering a snapset on line, order the...

    • Posted May 13, 2010
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