Faceting Design Diagram: Rattle 2 Bead – Quartz – Citrine, Amethyst, Ametrine, Smokey, Rose

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

Rattle 2 Bead Girdle Jeff Graham Facet Design1 Rattle 2 Bead Girdle Jeff Graham Facet Design2

Rattle 2 Bead (BEAD38.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2007
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
224 facets
8-fold, mirror-image symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.000
H/W = 1.058
Vol./W^3 = 0.439

Addition # 14 NOTE: A temporary girdle can be cut using the P1 settings. This is a little complicated. It should be a large bead and cut in lightly saturated material.

Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler

Gram Faceting Archive of Information
This edited version of an article by the late Jeff Graham is part of a special archived informational series from Gram Faceting. Used with permission.