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Gecika_Knits
« on: March 04, 2012 08:07:47 AM »

Here's a ring that me and my dad were both working on:



And then the finished version:



The one on the left isn't finished yet, that's how it looks coming out of the casting machine. The one on the right is completely done and polished!
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Antidigger
« Reply #1 on: March 04, 2012 11:35:26 AM »

They are lovely. I presume that it's the wax you're carving and they are lost wax casting.
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« Reply #2 on: March 04, 2012 12:16:21 PM »

You got it! Lost wax carving is so much fun
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« Reply #3 on: March 05, 2012 11:11:21 AM »

Very cool, they would be a lot of fun to stack  Smiley
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