Hexed Crystal Glitter: Faceting Design Diagram
Tips and guide on Faceting Designs. A Faceting Design Diagram by Jeff R. Graham that presents various cuts, this one is called "Hexed Crystal Glitter".
Tourmaline (Achroite, Dravite, Rubellite, Indicolite, Verdelite, Siberite)
Hexed Crystal Glitter (MC121.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
80.7% Light Return
Angles for R.I. = 1.62
109 facets + 6 facets on girdle = 115
12-fold, mirror-image symmetry
L/W = 1.155 T/W = 0.336 T/L = 0.291 P/W = 0.576
C/W = 0.215 H/W = (P+C)/W+0.02 = 0.811 P/H = 0.710 C/H = 0.265 Vol./W^3 = 0.360
Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler
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