All posts tagged "wire shape"

  • What Shape of Wire Should I Use to Make Jewelry?

    by Dale “Cougar” Armstrong, Now that you know a bit more about jewelry making wire tempers and have become more familiar with the variety of wire gauges, let’s tie them together with the shapes that are...

    • Posted November 7, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip May 6: How to Use an Automatic Wire Twister

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for May 6, 2011 Question: Could you tell me how to use an automatic wire twister? Can you twist round wire? -Kathy in New York, New York Answer: Great question, Kathy, we...

    • Posted May 5, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip May 4: Metal Draw Plate Tips

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for May 4, 2011 Question: Hi Dale, I’m curious about draw plates and how to use them. I purchased two draw plates somewhere about a year apart and both times the holes...

    • Posted May 3, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Jan. 29: Using Round Wire in Traditional Ring Designs?

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for January 29, 2011 Question: Hi Dale, I always see you using half round or square wire in your ring projects. My question is, could you use round wire, and if so,...

    • Posted January 28, 2011
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  • Daily Wire Tip Jan. 28: Choosing Wire for Projects

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip for January 28, 2011 Question: I need to learn about how to pick the wire for a ring or bracelet. How do I know what I’m supposed to use? -Ramona in Jersey...

    • Posted January 27, 2011
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  • Daily Tip June 19: Identifying Mystery Wire

    Daily Wire Jewelry Making Tip June 19, 2010 Question: I bought some wire a year or so ago. It is not marked what gauge it is. How can I figure out what gauge it is, and if...

    • Posted June 18, 2010
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