Omen: Faceting Design Diagram
Successful tips, details, and a guide on Faceting Designs. A Faceting Design Diagram by Jeff R. Graham that presents various cuts, this one is called "Omen"0
By Jeff R. Graham
85.2% Light Return
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
40 facets + 4 facets on girdle = 44
4-fold, mirror-image symmetry
L/W = 1.000 P/W = 0.435 C/W = 0.309
H/W = (P+C)/W+0.02 = 0.764 P/H = 0.569 C/H = 0.405
Vol./W^3 = 0.342
Addition # 10 - A table can be cut on a large stone. This is a quick, easy cut with a very nice flower type of flash. Cut this in refractive indexes 1.54 to 2.14 with no changes. About any stone saturation works well, I prefer lighter colors. Note: The C2 only meets at the corners, just float the other facets in as evenly as you can. A table can be cut in on larger stones.
Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler
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