All posts tagged "wire hardness"

  • Daily Wire Tip: How to Choose Wire Temper for Making Jewelry

    by Dale “Cougar” Armstrong and Krystal Day, You have decided to give wire jewelry making a try, congratulations! It is a lot of fun, but there are so many different sizes or gauges, tempers or hardness...

    • Posted October 31, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip August 16: Wire Temper for Ear Pins

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for August 16, 2011 Question: What gauge and temper of wire should be used to make ear pins, sweeps, or vines? -Linda in Westbrook, Connecticut Answer: To make ear pins that will...

    • Posted August 15, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip April 21: Wire Temper by Number

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for April 21, 2011 Question: I want to buy some half hard practice wire in a store, but can’t find where on the spools that says it is half hard or not....

    • Posted April 20, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Mar. 25: Wired Hat Pin Gauge & Temper

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for March 25, 2011 Question: Hello Dale, I find your dvds very well done and watch each project several times until I have the instructions clearly in my mind. My skill level...

    • Posted March 24, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Mar. 23: Ear Wire Temper

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for March 23, 2011 Question: What size and hardness wire should I use to make pierced earring wires? I want to make some to hang dangles on that will be interchangeable. Also,...

    • Posted March 22, 2011
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