Stamped and Dapped Gemstone Stand
Stamp your washer (this one is 1” with .5” inner diameter). You can also use larger washers.Stamp your washer (this one is 1” with .5” inner diameter). You can also use larger washers.
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Darken and polish the impressions.Darken and polish the impressions.
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Place face down in a dapping block. Strike the punch on your washer from the middle out.Place face down in a dapping block. Strike the punch on your washer from the middle out.
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The pointed stand was made the same way but I first punched out a large hole in a hexagon blank.The pointed stand was made the same way but I first punched out a large hole in a hexagon blank.
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