Monthly Archives: January 2019

10 Common Mistakes Jewelers Make When Soldering

1. Assuming 14 = 14K “No K is a no know”. Karat laws do not govern items marked without a “K” (14YS vs. 14KYS). So if a solder is not stamped with a “K” the number is no indication of the true gold content. 2. Thinking lower karat = lower temperature Lower karat does not […]

10 Common Mistakes Jewelers Make When Plating

1. Not using a beaker Chemical beakers are designed to hold harsh chemicals and will not react with or contaminate plating solutions or the rinse water, where other containers can. 2. Using a karat gold anode Colored gold plating solutions (14K, 18K, Pink etc.) require the use of an insoluble stainless steel anode. Using any […]

1 KG Digital Melting Furnace For Metal & Jewelry

1 KG Digital Melting Furnace For Metal & Jewelry

This easy-to-operate furnace has a high-temperature ceramic chamber, enabling extended casting time. The digital regulator, with built-in auto stabilizer, offers precise temperature control and maintenance. Use this unit to melt down precious metals and jewelry; such as, gold and silver; and base metals: copper, zinc, tin, aluminum, and more.  Each unit Includes tongs, a graphite […]