Jewelry makers love this bit! Use to grind a groove into the edges of jewelry for wire wrapping. Made with a patented diamond bonding process for extra long life. Creates a groove to fit 16 and 18 gauge wire. 220 grit. Fits all grinders with standard shaft.
Step-by-Step: Wire Wrapping Using a Jewelry Bit
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1. Grind a groove around edges of glass cabochon with a jewelry bit.
2. Wrap wire around cabochon firmly from bottom, ending at top. Grip wire with pliers and twist to secure.
3. Bring wires up and wrap around a dowel 1/4" away from cabochon.
4. Using wire nippers, trim ends around base to secure and tuck in ends.
Images from "Innovative Adornments" book #6294. Artist: Jayne Persico.