Sunday, 31 July 2011

Jewellery in the Making - Part Four

Preparation is everything before glueing up.

After applying the epoxy with a roller, I loaded up the forma and tightened on f-clamps.

After waiting overnight for the glue to set, the clamps are released and the forma is seperated.

To speed up the finishing process, I used an engineering lathe for sanding the cuff set.

For the finish, I used cellulose sanding sealer and Renaissance wax.  I could not get such a great finish without the engineering lathe.

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