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We sell 14k and 18k gold jewelry.  Our gold is yellow, white and rose gold.  We have exclusive rose gold and vintage rose gold jewelry.  Some are one of a kind jewelry pieces.  Some are custom to your jewelry specifications. Another jewelry line is Sterling silver.  We also cast in Sterlite, a tarnish resistant silver with bright color and great durability.  We can cast Platinum / Silver pieces, a mixe of the two with great results.  Let us dazzle you with our unique silver jewelry. Custom jewelry is 2nd nature to us.  Your idea in jewelry.  Jewelry art with your flair.  Get started with custom jewelry today. Standard jewelry repairs, custom jewelry repairs and specializing in opal and mother of pearl inlay repair.  We deal direct with the consumer for any repairs.  A great add-on service for any jewelry retailer.  We match opal from our vast inventory in every piece of jewelry we repair. Recreational miners welcome!  Mining has become a great hobby and we can help you get that hard worked rough turned into gemstone.  You be delighted the brilliant cut and great usage for your gems. Retail partners, you now have opal and mother of pearl inlay services at your fingertips.  CAD designs eagerly sought for our custom casting at low cost and great value.  Any CAD or AutoCAD file can be cast in silver or gold.
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Gold Cast Demonstration

This is the standard flow of a casting. I could be gold or silver. This demo is shown
using our smaller Naycraft centrifical caster. We use this often for small casts.
This casting starts with
a carefully measured
amount of 14k yellow
gold casting grains.
They sit ready for
some heat in the
Naycraft's ceramic
The casting grains
are heated with a
blowtorch. While
somewhat crude, it's
simple and allows our
goldsmith a lot of
As the heat rises,
the entire crucible
glows and the grains
begin the melt.
In just a few minutes
the grains have
completely melted
into a glowing
bubble of liquid gold.
With one flick of
the wrist, the
casting unit spins.
The centripital
acceleration forces
the gold into the
Only the "button" is
visible in the bottom of
the flask. This is the
entry point for the
molten gold which then
spreads out into the
cavities of the mold
creating each piece.
A quick douse in
cool water causes
the hot mold (a
type of plaster) to
bubble and melt
Out of the water comes a
finished "tree" of cast
gold pieces. Our
multi-piece jewelry is
cast as idividual parts
which are later laser
welded or soldered
Freshly cut away from
the tree, this ring was  
set with diamonds and
a gorgeous Red
Sunstones. Baskets
were welded into
place in the center
and stones set.

We hope you enjoyed the Gold Cast Demonstration.  If you have any questions
about the factory or our casting capabilities,
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