Torch Leaking? Here’s the Test!

Testing Torch for Leaks

You’ve undoubtedly been told – possibly many times – that you need to test your torch regularly for gas leaks.  I was certainly told, but when I was a baby jeweler I didn’t know what to look for, and so, paradoxically, I didn’t test. Don’t emulate my early bad behavior! Continue reading

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Custom Sanding Sticks


The brilliant thing about making your own sanding sticks is that you can make them exactly the size, shape, and sandpaper grit that you want and need. The other brilliant thing is that it’s super satisfyingly easy to do! Continue reading

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