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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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Can You Make a Living Cutting Gems?

How much and how fast do you have to work if you want to make a living cutting gems? Jeff Graham has some advice for those who want to enter the business.…

Gemstone Certificates

Can you rely on gemstone certificates to reveal everything that can affect the value of pricey gems? Learn what to look for when you have a gem certified.…

What are Sintered Laps?

Sintered laps are expensive, metal/diamond bonded gem cutting laps. Are they worth the investment? Learn about their advantages and disadvantages.…

What is a Princess Cut Diamond?

What constitutes a princess cut? Jeff Graham examines a variety of diamonds sold as examples of this design and identifies their overall characteristics.…

Gram Wagon Wheel Gem Design

Can an apex crown improve a gem’s tilt brightness? See how a gram wagon wheel gem design will affect your gem and how it compares to a round brilliant.…

Chrome Tourmaline Buying Guide

Rare chrome tourmaline can show an emerald-like green color. With a highly desired color and tourmaline’s excellent qualities as a jewelry stone,…

Rubellite Tourmaline Buying Guide

Like all tourmaline gemstones, rubellite wears well in almost any type of jewelry. This stone’s raspberry-like color draws a great deal of attention.…

How to Score Polishing Laps

Most gem cutters prefer using scored polishing laps. They work better and faster than non-scored laps. Learn how to score and break in your lap.…

Boxed: Faceting Design Diagram

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Hubcap: Faceting Design Diagram

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Wink: Faceting Design Diagram

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Quickie: Faceting Design Diagram

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N-Star: Faceting Design Diagram

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Imperial: Faceting Design Diagram

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Box 88: Faceting Design Diagram

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Paddle: Faceting Design Diagram

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Half High: Faceting Design Diagram

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8-Swirl: Faceting Design Diagram

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D-Aqua 1: Faceting Design Diagram

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1st Aqua: Faceting Design Diagram

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Pinch: Faceting Design Diagram

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Spinner: Faceting Design Diagram

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Twirl: Faceting Design Diagram

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Simple: Faceting Design Diagram

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Cubie: Faceting Design Diagram

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Jom-Tom: Faceting Design Diagram

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Long Tom: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tom-Tom: Faceting Design Diagram

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Glorious: Faceting Design Diagram

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Spice: Faceting Design Diagram

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Vexation: Faceting Design Diagram

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Purdy: Faceting Design Diagram

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Purdy 2: Faceting Design Diagram

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Gig #2: Faceting Design Diagram

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Gig #3: Faceting Design Diagram

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Bobber: Faceting Design Diagram

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Ginger: Faceting Design Diagram

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88″s: Faceting Design Diagram

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Long Star: Faceting Design Diagram

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Quiller: Faceting Design Diagram

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Knight: Faceting Design Diagram

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Soc: Faceting Design Diagram

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Whalm: Faceting Design Diagram

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Pogo: Faceting Design Diagram

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Hedonist: Faceting Design Diagram

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Muse: Faceting Design Diagram

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Nimble: Faceting Design Diagram

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Rapids: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tejas: Faceting Design Diagram

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Spike: Faceting Design Diagram

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Passion: Faceting Design Diagram

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Lens: Faceting Design Diagram

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Circle: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tantra: Faceting Design Diagram

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Rattle: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tangier: Faceting Design Diagram

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Shutter: Faceting Design Diagram

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24 Rose: Faceting Design Diagram

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Rose: Faceting Design Diagram

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Apature: Faceting Design Diagram

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Kalli: Faceting Design Diagram

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Pure: Faceting Design Diagram

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12 Glitter: Faceting Design Diagram

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Ojo Glitter: Faceting Design Diagram

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Glitter: Faceting Design Diagram

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Hint: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sheila: Faceting Design Diagram

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Asterism: Faceting Design Diagram

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Ojo: Faceting Design Diagram

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Fancy: Faceting Design Diagram

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Thistle: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tang: Faceting Design Diagram

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Boom: Faceting Design Diagram

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Twinkle: Faceting Design Diagram

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77 Turbo: Faceting Design Diagram

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Hielo: Faceting Design Diagram

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Passion: Faceting Design Diagram

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Shiver: Faceting Design Diagram

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Glow: Faceting Design Diagram

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Surrounded: Faceting Design Diagram

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Slasher : Faceting Design Diagram

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Snare: Faceting Design Diagram

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Shimmer: Faceting Design Diagram

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Kilter: Faceting Design Diagram

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Micro: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sliver: Faceting Design Diagram

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Six Gig: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sun Boon: Faceting Design Diagram

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Contort: Faceting Design Diagram

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Athena: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sun Drop: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sun Rays: Faceting Design Diagram

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Vanguard: Faceting Design Diagram

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Have One: Faceting Design Diagram

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Torque : Faceting Design Diagram

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Slayer: Faceting Design Diagram

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Glow: Faceting Design Diagram

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Jot: Faceting Design Diagram

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Bygone: Faceting Design Diagram

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Quell: Faceting Design Diagram

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Omit: Faceting Design Diagram

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Repose: Faceting Design Diagram

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Deva: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tilt: Faceting Design Diagram

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Whoa: Faceting Design Diagram

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Wit: Faceting Design Diagram

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Merger: Faceting Design Diagram

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Infusion: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tumbler: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sync: Faceting Design Diagram

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Nonentity: Faceting Design Diagram

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Nadir: Faceting Design Diagram

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Precede: Faceting Design Diagram

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Shtick: Faceting Design Diagram

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Murmur : Faceting Design Diagram

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Quark: Faceting Design Diagram

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Darhla: Faceting Design Diagram

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Parity: Faceting Design Diagram

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Enmesh: Faceting Design Diagram

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Magma: Faceting Design Diagram

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Not: Faceting Design Diagram

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Evince: Faceting Design Diagram

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Jumble: Faceting Design Diagram

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Omen: Faceting Design Diagram

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Jerico: Faceting Design Diagram

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Scanner: Faceting Design Diagram

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Salvation: Faceting Design Diagram

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Exalt: Faceting Design Diagram

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Dulcet: Faceting Design Diagram

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Delight: Faceting Design Diagram

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Screamer: Faceting Design Diagram

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Swindler: Faceting Design Diagram

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Flutter: Faceting Design Diagram

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Boss: Faceting Design Diagram

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Poppy: Faceting Design Diagram

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Birdie: Faceting Design Diagram

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Almost: Faceting Design Diagram

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Spice: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sweet: Faceting Design Diagram

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Trip’in: Faceting Design Diagram

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Iota: Faceting Design Diagram

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Delta: Faceting Design Diagram

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Antwerp: Faceting Design Diagram

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Ice: Faceting Design Diagram

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Pillow: Faceting Design Diagram

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Icon: Faceting Design Diagram

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Bonz: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tesla: Faceting Design Diagram

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Killer: Faceting Design Diagram

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Chick: Faceting Design Diagram

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Warp: Faceting Design Diagram

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Glider: Faceting Design Diagram

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Foiled: Faceting Design Diagram

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Atlas: Faceting Design Diagram

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Mini Mint: Faceting Design Diagram

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Hunter: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sp Dirk: Faceting Design Diagram

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Little Mo: Faceting Design Diagram

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Thorn: Faceting Design Diagram

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Huntress: Faceting Design Diagram

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Low Boy: Faceting Design Diagram

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Samurai: Faceting Design Diagram

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Spike: Faceting Design Diagram

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Zip: Faceting Design Diagram

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Push: Faceting Design Diagram

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Mars Dome: Faceting Design Diagram

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12 Board: Faceting Design Diagram

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Warrior: Faceting Design Diagram

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Kiss: Faceting Design Diagram

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Spokes: Faceting Design Diagram

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Vampire: Faceting Design Diagram

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Blue Max: Faceting Design Diagram

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Cool: Faceting Design Diagram

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Shrike: Faceting Design Diagram

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Rosary: Faceting Design Diagram

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Baseball: Faceting Design Diagram

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Shoal: Faceting Design Diagram

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Gambler : Faceting Design Diagram

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Rose Bud: Faceting Design Diagram

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Pearl: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tabish: Faceting Design Diagram

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Crystal: Faceting Design Diagram

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Plus Six: Faceting Design Diagram

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Foxy: Faceting Design Diagram

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Scholar: Faceting Design Diagram

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Honey: Faceting Design Diagram

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Pod: Faceting Design Diagram

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Trig: Faceting Design Diagram

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Tabby: Faceting Design Diagram

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Miner: Faceting Design Diagram

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Buff: Faceting Design Diagram

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Crush: Faceting Design Diagram

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Equal: Faceting Design Diagram

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Budgy: Faceting Design Diagram

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Diamond: Faceting Design Diagram

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Piller : Faceting Design Diagram

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Liner: Faceting Design Diagram

Tourmaline (Achroite, Dravite, Rubellite, Indicolite, Verdelite, Siberite) Liner (B3.JRG) By Jeff R. Graham Copyright 2001 88.8% Light Return…

TB: Faceting Design Diagram

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Angel Fire: Faceting Design Diagram

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The Ring: Faceting Design Diagram

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Sparkles: Faceting Design Diagram

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Hex Burst: Faceting Design Diagram

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Turban: Faceting Design Diagram

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133 Oval: Faceting Design Diagram

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Cap: Faceting Design Diagram

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Royal 8: Faceting Design Diagram

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Easy Tri: Faceting Design Diagram

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1.40 Roval: Faceting Design Diagram

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Prop: Faceting Design Diagram

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Cross Parts: Faceting Design Diagram

Tips and guide on Faceting Designs. A Faceting Design Diagram by Jeff R. Graham that presents various cuts, this one is called “Cross Parts – Reflector”.…

Spur: Faceting Design Diagram

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Long Horn: Faceting Design Diagram

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Frill Hex: Faceting Design Diagram

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Mig: Faceting Design Diagram

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Est #1: Faceting Design Diagram

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BP Star: Faceting Design Diagram

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Op Blade: Faceting Design Diagram

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Red Rose: Faceting Design Diagram

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12 Swirl: Faceting Design Diagram

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Beanie: Faceting Design Diagram

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CZ Check: Faceting Design Diagram

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Old Faithful: Faceting Design Diagram

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Flipper: Faceting Design Diagram

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Flat Eye: Faceting Design Diagram

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Target: Faceting Design Diagram

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Spin V: Faceting Design Diagram

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Starred: Faceting Design Diagram

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Step Up: Faceting Design Diagram

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Bzzz: Faceting Design Diagram

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P-Eight: Faceting Design Diagram

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Maya: Faceting Design Diagram

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Np-Point : Faceting Design Diagram

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Cross: Faceting Design Diagram

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Fancy: Faceting Design Diagram

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6-Star: Faceting Design Diagram

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Quickie 2: Faceting Design Diagram

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Quickie 3: Faceting Design Diagram

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Rubellite Faceting Information

Helpful information on how to cut and polish Rubellite Tourmaline stones. Essential guides, tips and details necessary for Rubellite Tourmaline…

Zincite Faceting Information

A guide to Zincite Faceting Information. Essential information on Zincite faceting that includes tips on cuts and polishes together with helpful…

Hiddenite Faceting Information

Essential Tips and suggestions about Hiddenite Tourmaline Faceting. Helpful information, details and guides on how to Facet Hiddenite Tourmaline…

Scapolite Faceting Information

Up to date information on Scapolite Faceting. Includes helpful information such as tips, guides, reviews and details on Scapolite gemstones…

Sphene Faceting Information

Suggestions for successful tips on Sphene Facet / Faceting Information. Offers information on Sphene stones and related details, tips, tricks…

Opal Faceting Information

Covers essential opal faceting information and related issues, research, tips, and guides about Opal Faceting. Choose what best fits the…

Glass Facet / Faceting Information

A guide to Glass Facet Information. Essential information on Glass faceting that includes tips on cuts and polishes together with helpful details.…

Spessartite Faceting Information

A guide to Spessartite Faceting Information. Essential information on Glass faceting that includes tips on cuts and polishes together with helpful…

Almandine Garnet Faceting

Almandine is the most popular amongst the Garnet family. With its widespread around the world, only a small percentage being mined are of gem quality.…

Demantoid Garnet Faceting

Essential information on demantoid faceting / facet garnet. Read up on the cuts, polishes, tips and a detailed guide on demantoids and learn…

Bixbite Facet / Faceting Information

A Bixbite is more commonly known as a Red Beryl and are quite rare. This covers tips, guides and information on the cuts and facet that work for Bixbite.…

Andalusite Faceting Information

Andalusite is a gemstone that has a play of different colors when viewed from different directions. Brief information on Andalusite facet and…

Ultra Tec Faceting Machine Factory

Ultra Tec factory is located in Santa Ana, California, It is a factory where machines for faceting is made and has been in the industry for quite some…

Tucson Gem Show 2009

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what Jeff shares on the Just Ask Jeff: Tucson Gem Show 2009 article.…

Tucson Gem Show 2007

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what Jeff shares on the Just Ask Jeff: Tucson Gem Show 2007 article.…

Tucson Gem Show 2008

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what Jeff shares on the Just Ask Jeff: Tucson Gem Show 2008 article.…

Tucson Gem Show 2005

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what Jeff shares on the Just Ask Jeff: Tucson Gem Show 2005 article.…

Tucson Gem Show 2006

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what Jeff shares on the Just Ask Jeff: Tucson Gem Show 2006 article.…

Robert Casting Platinum

This is a quickie, the day the Kraft Masters were setting up Robert who is the plant manager at Precious Metals West casting platinum.

Tucson Gem Show 2004

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what Jeff shares on the Just Ask Jeff: Tucson Gem Show 2004 article.…

Kraftwerks Event 2004

The 2004 Kraftwerks was held in Ontario California at the Precious Metals West factory. There was a lot of past “Masters” from previous Kraftwerks…

Mokume-Gane Metal Techniques

Mokume-Gane Metal Techniques with James Binnion. This is a very old technique of fusing various different metals together using pressure and…

Kraftwerks Event 2003

The Kraftwerks event 2003 is held in the actual factory environment. This event is a rare opportunity to meet some of the top people in the jewelry…

David C Freda Enameling Demo

David C Freda is a very well known metalsmith, artist, and naturalist. His work is considered some of the best in the world.

Tucson Gem Show Dates 2006

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See his detailed information on the Tucson Gem Show Dates.

Designs and Designing: Tools

Just Ask Jeff :There are a lot of questions out there about gemstone designs and designing. Here are some common Q&As about designing tools and more.…

Designs and Designing: GemCad

Just Ask Jeff :There seems to be a lot of questions out there about gemstone designs and designing.Here are some common questions and answers about…

Choosing the Right Faceting Machine

“Just ask Jeff” gives tips on choosing the right Faceting Machine. Several discounter’s will sell anything that they can and do not care about the…

“Not for Profit” Faceting Clubs

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What faceting clubs and guilds do I support? Why?…

Master Faceter

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what a “master faceter” is in Just Ask Jeff: What is a Master?…

Figuring Rough Cost

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics on Just Ask Jeff. Figuring rough cost on Just Ask Jeff: How do I figure rough cost?…

The Effects of a Declining Business

Jeff R Graham, “Just Ask Jeff” talks about what is up with manufacturers’ declining business and the effects it causes like the lack of product support.…

Laps Treatment and Care

Just Ask Jeff: Care and Treatment of Laps – “Just Ask Jeff” gives a few tips on the basic things to do in the care of your laps and laps treatment

Are Man-Made Gemstones Real?

Get the insight of Jeff on all your questions and concerns about Gemstones. This “Just ask Jeff” article talks about the authenticity of man-made…

Buying a Faceting Machine

Get the insight of Jeff on all your questions and concerns about Gemstones. “Just ask Jeff” tackles faceting machine and a few helpful things you…

Re-dopping a Stone

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answer is to Re-dopping a stone… How do I do it?.

Weight Length Conversions

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to Weight and length conversions…What…

Michael Hing’s Jubilee Project

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions, thoughts and suggestions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what he has to share on Just Ask Jeff:Jubilee…

Faceting Machine Considerations

Buying a used faceting machine is a lot like buying a used car, you can get a good one but you need to know the faceting machine considerations when…

Bisbee Mineral Show

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What is the Bisbee Mineral show like?…

Supply of Gemstones and Rough

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics on Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to How does the supply of gemstones and rough actually…

Advice for New Gem Cutters

How can new gem cutters succeed in the gemstone business? Learn how rough buying and custom cutting can give you a competitive edge.

Siberite Tourmaline Material

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What does Siberite Tourmaline look…

Graves Faceting Machine

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and ideas on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his thoughts are on Just ask Jeff: Review: Graves Faceting…

Cut Stones Cost

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See his answers to Why is some rough stone like Topaz the same cost of cut stones?…

Carats vs. Grams

Just Ask Jeff: Carats vs. Grams? Which is best? Most people can count and are not going to pay more for a stone just because it is weighed in carats.…

Facetron Faceting Machine

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his thoughts are on Just ask Jeff: Review: Facetron Faceting Machine.…

Ultra Tec Faceting Machine

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his thoughts are on Just ask Jeff: Review: Ultra Tec Faceting Machine.…

Jeff’s Opinion on Laps

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What is my opinion on laps? What do I use?…

Red/Brown Wax Dopping

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See Red/Brown Wax dopping in Just Ask Jeff: Wax or Glue?

Selling Stones to Jewelers

Novice faceters may worry if they’re selling stones to jewelers too cheaply. Learn the best way to approach pricing and selling your gems to your…

Commercial and Rough Stone Prices

Jeff R Graham shares about commercial and rough stone prices. See his answers to Why does rough cost almost as much as commercially cut stones sometimes?…

Faceting Equipment Essentials

Jeff Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What Faceting Equipment Essentials you need to get…

Tangent Ratioing

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answer is to What is Tangent Ratioing? What is your…

Spectra (Ultralap) Lap

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See his answer to What is a Spectra (Ultralap) Lap? How do I use them?…

Color Change in Garnet

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff.See what his answers are to What Does a Top Color Change Garnet Look…

Crystalite Last Lap

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What is a Last Lap and how do I use it?

Colored Stone Grading System

“Just Ask Jeff” shares his thoughts on the Color Stone Grading System of The GIA. In May 2008, he had been informed that the grading system was modified.…

Gem Show FAQ

New to the gem trade? Heading to a gem and jewelry show? Our jewelry and gem show FAQ can help you get ready and make the most of your trip.

Polishing Kunzite (Spodumene)

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. Polishing Kunzite in Just Ask Jeff: How to Polish Kunzite?

Buying Faceting Add-Ons

Just Ask Jeff: Do you really need faceting add-ons like dial, indicators, stain gauges, down lights, digital read outs? Read the opinions of Jeff…

Several Ways to Clean Dops

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics on Just Ask Jeff. See the several ways to clean dops on Just Ask Jeff:How do I clean…

Stones that Make Money

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his opinions and answers are to What stones make money?…

Having an Unaligned Machine

Jeff R Graham talks about unaligned machine in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What do I do if I think my machine is out of alignment?

A Good Faceting Machine

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff.See what his answers are to What is a good faceting machine to start…

Making Money Faceting

The first thing you need to know is that making money faceting is not a very hard thing to do. Most people that learn to facet make some money.

Out Back Mining Company

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics on Just Ask Jeff. See what he has to share about Oregon Sunstone Mining – Out Back Mining Company.…

The Questionable Andesine Story

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to the continuing questionable Andesine…

Finding Honest Experts

Jeff R. Graham covers the gemstone industry and says do not believe everything you hear. Just Ask Jeff shares his opinion on finding honest experts…

Basic Business Rules: Buying Rough

Buying rough is the foundation of the gem cutting business. Learn the basic rules novice faceters need to know in order to purchase quality gem materials.…

Digital Faceting Machine

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See his answer to Questions you need to ask when buying a digital Faceting Machine?…

Denatured Alcohol for Stones

Jeff R Graham shares his thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See the use of denatured alcohol in Just Ask Jeff: What Kind of alcohol should…

Friable Diamond Polish

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his answers are to What are Friable diamonds Polishes?…

OMNI Faceting Machine

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and ideas on various topics in Just Ask Jeff. See what his thoughts are on Just ask Jeff: Review: OMNI Faceting Machine.…

Working with Ceramic Lap

Just Ask Jeff: Do I need a ceramic lap and how do I get it to work?Whether you need ceramic lap or not, really depends on what type of cutting you are doing…

Gemray or GemrayX Head Shadow

Jeff R Graham shares his opinions and thoughts on various topics on Just Ask Jeff. See what his two cents are on Gemray or GemrayX head shadow.