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This category includes pages that talk about jewelry, whether or not [[:Category: Metalsmithing | metalsmithing]] is involved.
This category includes pages that talk about jewelry, whether or not [[:Category: Metalsmithing | metalsmithing]] is involved.
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The metalsmithing and jewelry area is shared with the hot glass working area, so be sure to check the class schedule for both jewelry and glass classes to ensure the area is available for use.
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(If you're interested in metals outside of the realm of jewelry, that's commonly called
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[[:Category: Metalworking | metalworking]], but we have lots of equipment for that too!)
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==Equipment:==
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* Buffing station with hooded exhaust (tapered mandrels, provide your own buffs/compounds)
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* 6" bench shear for non-ferrous metals includes round-stock shearing hole
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* 4" flat rolling mill
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* 2 Acetylene/air torches (Smith brand with #0 and #1 tips)
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* Pumice pans and fire brick for soldering/annealing
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* Jeweler's saw frames
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* Bench pins w/ anvil surfaces
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* Pliers and cutters
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* Small general purpose vise
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* Large heat-resistant work area with exhaust hood
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==Not provided:==
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* All consumables except acetylene (bring your own solder, flux, metals, etc)
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* Buffs and compounds
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* Saw blades
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[[User:Cleverwerx | Karen Christians, Cleverwerx]] in space #63 stocks some consumables for sale.
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==Tutorials:==
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* [[Media:Soldering Fundamentals for Metalsmithing.pdf | Soldering fundamentals]]
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[[Category: Metalsmithing]]

Revision as of 13:35, 12 October 2012

This category includes pages that talk about jewelry, whether or not metalsmithing is involved.

The metalsmithing and jewelry area is shared with the hot glass working area, so be sure to check the class schedule for both jewelry and glass classes to ensure the area is available for use.

(If you're interested in metals outside of the realm of jewelry, that's commonly called metalworking, but we have lots of equipment for that too!)

Equipment:

  • Buffing station with hooded exhaust (tapered mandrels, provide your own buffs/compounds)
  • 6" bench shear for non-ferrous metals includes round-stock shearing hole
  • 4" flat rolling mill
  • 2 Acetylene/air torches (Smith brand with #0 and #1 tips)
  • Pumice pans and fire brick for soldering/annealing
  • Jeweler's saw frames
  • Bench pins w/ anvil surfaces
  • Pliers and cutters
  • Small general purpose vise
  • Large heat-resistant work area with exhaust hood

Not provided:

  • All consumables except acetylene (bring your own solder, flux, metals, etc)
  • Buffs and compounds
  • Saw blades

Karen Christians, Cleverwerx in space #63 stocks some consumables for sale.

Tutorials:

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Pages in category "Jewelry"

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