There are three grinding wheels, a flat plate, a thin saw blade and two wire brushes. The flat plate is a worn out 1200 grit diamond. I used spray glue to attach a piece of 600 wet/dry silicon carbide paper from the local hardware store. CAUTION, use a VERY light coat of spray. ImagesMore results in images
With the machine running and adequate water running on the wheel, bring the dopped stone into contact with the wheel. Apply gentle pressure until you become familiar with the coarseness of your wheel or its cutting speed. The purpose of the dop stick is to allow you to turn the stone without interference from your fingers.
Serium Oxide is used as a polishing agent on a felt wheel with water to give the stone a beautiful polish. If the cutter is happy with the shape, and the absence of scratches, grinding marks or imperfections, he removes the stone and sticks it back on the wax with the back facing up.
It is a solid value-for-money gem faceting machine that doesn& 39;t compromise on functionality and quality. It is the most versatile gem faceting and polishing machine that takes care of almost every aspect of faceting and polishing of gemstone. It has a double-wheel design as opposed to a single-wheel design that most other faceting machines boast.
SHAPING and FINISHING Opal Jack& 39;s Cabbing Technique I use a & 34; flat lap& 34; machine with variable speed. Some people use the vertical wheels like the & 34; Genie& 34; or & 34; Pixie& 34;. Some don& 39;t want to spend the money and, therefore, purchase a & 34;Spool Polisher.& 34;Flat lap machines and vertical wheel machines having a range of at least 180 to 600 mesh grits plus final polish are best, in My opinion, for
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