Can We Make Casting Rings Without Having A Casting Machine?

by Avis

Can we make casting rings without having a casting machine? Please help me.

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by: John The Jeweler

For simple jewelry without much detail, you can sand cast. The best sand to cast with is something called dutch clay. This is available at Rio Grande.
There are also some home made casting machines. Get a jewelry book published in the 40s and see how it was done before the invention of the modern process.

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