Andrew is always amazed at the techniques that are…..
Andrew is always amazed at the techniques that are available to the humble jeweller. It does not matter if they have access to the most expensive equipment or not, techniques can be adapted to fit the budget of the jeweller.
The making and use of silhouette dies is a technique that is not often used as people imagine that specialised pieces of equipment are needed. Hydraulic presses are usually used with silhouette dies but an ordinary vice can easily do the same job. This series of films looks at Andrew making a wafer box but has to make his own silhouette dies to make the lid. This film looks at the hydraulic press and the types of dies available.