Jewelry Repair Manual

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by R. Allen Hardy

Clear, step-by-step instructions for cleaning and repairing jewelry and setting stones, with complete descriptions of tools and equipment, their use and care. Also, ultrasonics, steaming, electroplating and other important techniques. Extensive appendix of questions and answers.

Soft cover, 291 pages with 268 illustrations.
ISBN-13: 978-0-486-29161-1
ISBN-10: 0-486-29161-8

Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
1. Tools and Equipment and Their Uses
2. Sawing and Filing
3. Soldering
4. Cleaning Jewelry
5. Buffing and Polishing
6. Ring Sizing
7. Joint, Catch and Pinstem Work
8. Chain and Link Repair
9. Spectacle-Frame Repair
10. Hinge Work
11. General Repair
12. Making Useful Tools
13. Stonesetting
14. Repairing Mountings
15. Plating
16. Solutions and Formulae
17. Buying Supplies and Findings

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