Sunflower 2 : Faceting Design Diagram
Helpful tips, details and guide on Faceting Designs. Faceting Design Diagram by Jeff R. Graham that presents various cuts, this one is called "Sunflower 2".0
Sunflower 2 (QTZ1.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
75% Light Return
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
55 facets + 6 facets on girdle = 61
6-fold, mirror-image symmetry
L/W = 1.155 T/W = 0.574 T/L = 0.497
P/W = 0.451 C/W = 0.219
H/W = (P+C)/W+0.02 = 0.690
P/H = 0.654 C/H = 0.317
Vol./W^3 = 0.268
Addition # 1 - This design makes a nice quick stone to cut when you want something that does not take a lot of thought or time. It makes a good earring stone and has a 6 pedal flower pattern flash, 1-12cts.
Random - Cosine - ISO
Detailed faceting instructions by Jeff Graham available at The Rock Peddler
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