Halstead Jewelry Articles tagged with jewelry polishing

by Erica Stice

Why You Need a Jewelry Tumbler in Your Studio

If you love mirror finishes a jewelry bench polisher is the ideal tool for you. But did you also know that it's an excellent tool to work harden your findings, too? In my opinion, this is one tool that every jewelry studio can benefit from.

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by Erica Stice

Jewelry Bench Polisher & Attachments

A bench polisher is indispensable in a jewelry studio! Find out why, with this guide to jewelry bench polishing and attachments.

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by Erica Stice

Cleaning Gold-Filled Jewelry

Learn how to safely clean gold-filled jewelry. Plus, find pointers on fabrication and finishing pitfalls.

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by Erica Stice

Flex Shaft Attachments for Finishing

A flex shaft (or Dremel) rotary is one of the most indispensable metalsmithing tools in the jewelry studio . We use flex shafts for sanding, polishing, cutting and drilling. They shave time off in the studio so we can move on to other projects. I love our flex shaft but ...

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by Hilary Halstead Scott

Metal Surface Finishes on Manufactured Findings

Do you have questions regarding jewelry finishes? What layers or effects are added to jewelry items? Learn about metal plating, anti-tarnish treatments, tool texture effects, and patinas in our latest article.

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by Hilary Halstead Scott

What is a Flex Shaft - Why Jewelers Can't Work Without This Tool

Learn about the amazing jeweler's flex shaft and all the things it can do in your studio.

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