Did you know that soldering has been defined as working with temperatures of less than 800ºF (450ºC)? But the silver solders that jewelers use start melting (in most cases) at temperatures of over 1000ºF. This higher-temperature process, which is commonly
In this Beads Baubles and Jewels episode, Mark Nelson discusses bezel-setting a cabochon. Learn how to set a cabochon into a custom-made or pre-made bezel setting. Download the guide at www.beadsbaublesandjewels.com.