Faceting Design Diagram: Gig #3 – Quartz – Citrine, Amethyst, Ametrine, Smokey, Rose


Quartz (Amethyst, Citrine, Ametrine, Smokey, Rose)

Gig#3 Jeff Graham Facet Design2

Gig#3 Jeff Graham Facet Design1

Gig #3 (BEAD21.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2007
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
48 facets
6-fold symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.155
H/W = 1.712
Vol./W^3 = 0.683

 

Addition # 14 – NOTE: A temporary girdle can be cut using the P1 settings. I usually flatten the points or counter sink a small spacer bead to help protect the ends of the faceted bead.

Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler

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Jeff R. Graham
The late Jeff Graham was a prolific faceter, creator of many original faceting designs, and the author of several highly-regarded instructional faceting books such as Gram Faceting Designs.
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