Rattle Stretch: Faceting Design Diagram

Successful tips and guide on Faceting Designs. A Faceting Design Diagram by Jeff R. Graham that presents various cuts, this one is called "Rattle Stretch".


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

Rattle Stretch Jeff Graham Facet Design2

Rattle Stretch Jeff Graham Facet Design1

Rattle Stretch (BEAD42.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2007
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
84 facets
6-fold, mirror-image symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.155
H/W = 1.463
Vol./W^3 = 0.647



Addition # 14 - NOTE: A temporary girdle can be cut using the P1 settings. This works well in light to medium colored material and is not hard to cut.

Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler

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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