Lapidary 101 - How to use a  slab saw 2020

Lapidary 101 – How to use a slab saw 2020

I like slab saws that have a driven feed as opposed to a weight-driven Just my Your options may be different just make sure you find a suitable blade for slabbing your favorite The saw blades…

Lapidary 101 How to fill in cracks in cabochon cut gemstones

Lapidary 101 How to fill in cracks in cabochon cut gemstones

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Lapidary 101 - HOW TO Remove your stone from a dop stick.

Lapidary 101 – HOW TO Remove your stone from a dop stick.

Remove your stones from the dop stick without making a mess! When you cabochon-cut stones, you will use a dop stick to hold the This dop stick behaves like a handle making it easy for the stone cutter and…

Lapidary 101 - How to make a cabochon

Lapidary 101 – How to make a cabochon

Here is an affiliate link to the Cabking This video is about Lapidary 101 – How to make a cabochon cut Cabochon cut stones are very popular in the world of It is a great…

Lapidary 101 - Easiest way to wax dop your jaspers, agates and gemstones.

Lapidary 101 – Easiest way to wax dop your jaspers, agates and gemstones.

Lapidary 101 – Easiest way to wax dop your jaspers, agates, and gemstones. Need a dop pot? Here is my affiliate link to the one I use https://amzn.to/3fgJbM8 Wax dopping a stone is used to make it easy for the…

Lapidary 101: Dopping Your Preform. Using Wax to Effectively Dop a Stone and Prepare it for Cabbing!

Lapidary 101: Dopping Your Preform. Using Wax to Effectively Dop a Stone and Prepare it for Cabbing!

Thanks for tuning in to Lapidary 101! In this video I’ll show you how to effectively dop your preform onto a dowel rod in preparation for cabbing, and I’m using a cool piece of petrified dinosaur bone as the example.…

Lapidary 101 - How To polish Jasper / Agate Guitar Picks

Lapidary 101 – How To polish Jasper / Agate Guitar Picks

https://gotcharocks.com/cabking-lapidary-machine/ This video is about the lapidary arts. How to make a jasper agate guitar pick using a Cabking lapidary machine. I walk through All the steps of forming a stone with a lapidary machine starting with 80 grit and…

Lapidary 101 - How to cut and polish jade. Plus lapidary tips!

Lapidary 101 – How to cut and polish jade. Plus lapidary tips!

This video is about how to cut and polish jade. Plus tips! I will show you how to cut, grind and polish jade step by step into a cabochon shape. Jade is a very tough stone to cut however with…

Lapidary 101 Part 3: Shaping and Polishing a Cabochon

Lapidary 101 Part 3: Shaping and Polishing a Cabochon

In this tutorial I discuss the process of using a cabbing machine to shape and polish a stone cabochon. I’m using a Diamond Pacific Genie machine, and throughout the video I talk about several techniques used to properly form a…

Lapidary 101 Part 2: How to Use a Trim Saw and Cut a Preform

Lapidary 101 Part 2: How to Use a Trim Saw and Cut a Preform

In this tutorial video I show in detail how to use a trim saw to cut cabochon preforms from a slab of stone. A cabochon is the final polished piece, and you have to cut your preform before using a…

Lapidary 101 Part 1: How to Use a Slab Saw

Lapidary 101 Part 1: How to Use a Slab Saw

In this video I show you the basics for cutting a slice of rock with a slab saw. I’m using an old Highland Park 14″ saw, and cutting a beautiful chunk of chrysocolla/malachite/gem silica. This is the first step of…