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


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

Simple Girdle Jeff Graham Facet Design1 Simple Girdle Jeff Graham Facet Design2

Simple (BEAD39.JRG)

By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2007
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
112 facets
8-fold, mirror-image symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.000
H/W = 0.832
Vol./W^3 = 0.357

 

Addition # 14 NOTE: A temporary girdle can be cut using the P1 settings. This is easy to cut and makes a very nice bead in any size and 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.