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

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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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