Tumble Finishing for Handmade Jewelry: Mass Finishing on a Small Scale

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by Judy Hoch

What else is there to say about a process that:
  • Reduces risks to the jeweler's safety and health.
  • Is ecologically friendly.
  • Saves time and money.
  • Produces a high quality, professional result.
-- except that you should be considering it in your handmade jewelry operation?

Newly revised and expanded for the fourth edition, this handbook can help experienced jewelers realize savings in time and cost in finishing handmade jewelry. Here you will find descriptions of the basic equipment and supplies needed for mass finishing on a small scale, along with a discussion of the processes that will yield the desired results. The author also passes along firsthand experience-based know-how on preventing disasters and solving problems, all in an easy-to-read informal style.

Describes equipment and processes for mass finishing in small and medium jewelry studios. All types of finishing from brushed to high polish are included for silver, karat gold, pewter, brass and gold-filled items.

ISBN 0-9728269-0-4
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