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

Torque Bead Jeff Graham Facet Design1 Torque Bead Jeff Graham Facet Design2

Torque Bead (BEAD9.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2007
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
80 facets + 8 facets on girdle = 88
8-fold symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.000
P/W = 0.701 C/W = 0.701
H/W = (P+C)/W+0.02 = 1.421
P/H = 0.493 C/H = 0.493
Vol./W^3 = 0.499

PAVILION

CROWN

Addition # 14 – A table can be cut at C5, P5, or just flatten the tip a bit so there is no chipping. This is easy to cut and works well in about any material.

Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler