Solo Sunrise: 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 "Solo Sunrise".
Solo Sunrise (SUN4.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
82.5% Light Return
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
42 facets + 12 facets on girdle = 54
1-fold, mirror-image symmetry
L/W = 1.000 T/W = 0.443 T/L = 0.443 P/W = 0.442
C/W = 0.167 H/W = (P+C)/W+0.02 = 0.628 P/H = 0.703 C/H = 0.265 Vol./W^3 = 0.192
Addition # 11 - Cut this in refractive indexes 1.54 to 2.14 with no changes. This is actually designed for single color non-shiller material or light watermelons. Note: The table is not large so it works best in pale colors.
Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler
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