Faceting Design Diagram: Short Torque – Quartz – Citrine, Amethyst, Ametrine, Smokey, Rose

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

Short Torque Jeff Graham Facet Design1

Short Torque Jeff Graham Facet Design1

Short Torque (BEAD27.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2007
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
24 facets
4-fold symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.000
H/W = 1.291
Vol./W^3 = 0.601


Addition # 14 – NOTE: A temporary girdle can be cut using the P1 settings. The girdle can be left and used to set the bead which makes a very interesting looking gemstone.

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.