Sync: Faceting Design Diagram

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


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

 Jeff Graham Facet Design


 Jeff Graham Facet Design

Sync (MIR79.JRG)
By Jeff R. Graham
Copyright 2005
91.9% Light Return
Angles for R.I. = 1.54
56 facets + 8 facets on girdle = 64
8-fold, mirror-image symmetry
96 index
L/W = 1.000 P/W = 0.435 C/W = 0.276
H/W = (P+C)/W+0.02 = 0.731 P/H = 0.595 C/H = 0.378
Vol./W^3 = 0.241



Addition # 10 - Cut in refractive indexes 1.62 to 2.14 with no changes This design is another one of my flower effects, it is really nice. Cut it in light saturated stones for best reflections. It is fast and easy. C3 is a step and can vary.

 Jeff Graham Facet Design

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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