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Old 04-20-2013, 07:35 PM
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Hello guys my name is John i am 23 years old and my trade is in Jewelry repair i learn it from my cousin no school 1st hands on dealing with clients. My main skills is in watch (rolex) so basically i renew, detail it and set stones for the basel. I also set stones in rings, pendant, necklace, etc. but once i saw engraving i knew exactly that i wanted to learn this traits to further more my skills. I came across this lovely site and it seems really helpful so here i am now.

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Old 04-21-2013, 12:03 AM
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Hello guys my name is John i am 23 years old and my trade is in Jewelry repair i learn it from my cousin no school 1st hands on dealing with clients. My main skills is in watch (rolex) so basically i renew, detail it and set stones for the basel. I also set stones in rings, pendant, necklace, etc. but once i saw engraving i knew exactly that i wanted to learn this traits to further more my skills. I came across this lovely site and it seems really helpful so here i am now.

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Welcome to the Engraving Forum.
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Old 04-21-2013, 05:08 PM
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Thanks buddy this site is pretty awesome so much informations and details really loving this site.
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Old 06-13-2013, 10:50 PM
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Welcome John,

I also do jewelry repair and stonesetting. Let me know if I can help you with anything. On this site you will find a lot of good information.

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John,

As a beginner, I suggest you visit the engraving glossary. There you will see pictures and explanations of all the tools along with ornamental styles that will increase your understanding of the trade. Just click on the link under my signature.

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