Apache Tears Tumbling Instrcutions
A little history about apache tears
How to Use Apache Tears Energy Apache tears are said to have originated when the tears of grieving Apache women fell and froze after a battle with great loss of life. It is said that anyone who carries Apache tears...
Diamond Scratching in Finish
APPENDIX III THE CAUSES OF SCRATCHING
(this comes from the Raytech Shaw manual) (these ideas are not limited to faceting)
The appearance of unwelcome scratches on a facet while it is being polished is a problem which from time to...
Covington buff & polish chart
This comes from the Covington Catalog
Many stones polish equally well with several buff and polishing compound combinations. A very hard gem can be polished by a much softer polish powder. Only one polishing agent should be used on a...