TUBE SETTINGfitzgerald jewelry school
Learn to measure, account for depth and shape, cut a seat, and set faceted and cabochon stones in a tube setting. This one day tube setting class will cover how to cut a seat for faceted and cabochon stones and set with a tube setting kit and foredoom hand piece. Bring your own faceted or cabochon stones, practice with cubic zirconium stones or purchase stones at the studio.
June 24, 2018
November 18, 2018
Tube Setting Tool List
3mm, 4mm, 5mm high speed setting burs ( 2 of each bur size)
AdvantEdge Silicone Polisher Pink & Blue (Extra Fine)
Screw mandrel for silicon wheels (3/32" shank)
Jeweler's adjustable 5" saw frame
2/0 saw blades (1 dozen)
Needle file set
Steel center punch
Wooden Graver handle
Sliding stone gauge
SUPPLIES CAN BE PURCHASED AT:
Zak Jewelry Tools, Inc (in person)
55 West 47th Street 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10036
Rio Grande Jewelry Supply (online)
Allow 7 business days for delivery.
The studio will have a selection of faceted CZs to use during the workshop. If you would like to bring your own faceted stones we recommend sticking to round stones with a good hardness in 3mm, 4mm or 5mm cabochon or faceted.
We recommend going to these places for stones (bring cash) :
R Gems – 48 W 48 St. #210 NY, NY 11036
Dikra Gems – 56 W 45 St #1005 NY, NY 11036
* IF YOU WOULD LIKE US TO PICK UP TOOLS FOR YOU, EMAIL US NO LATER THAN THE WEDNESDAY BEFORE CLASS STARTS.
Instructor: Davina Romanksy