Required Materials: 1 stone, size and shape of your choice, 1 2.5-3.0mm stone, 20 gauge sterling, 24 gauge sterling " inch x 3 " inch, 22 or 24 gauge copper, bezel wire, 1 premade tube set to match the size of the faceted stone (sterling or gold), Easy, medium or hard solder, epoxy glue. See project for complete list.
Tools Needed: Sawframe, gem tweezers, round bezel mandrel, torch and soldering supplies, firebrick, pickle, crock pot, T pins, Lasco diamond drill bits or Lasco core drill, the size of the OD of the tube set. See project for complete list
Originally Published: Lapidary Journal Jewelry ArtistMay 2010