The purpose of this article is to provide guidelines for communicating with your caster. It will provide you with a better understanding of the necessary preparation you should take, and what you can expect from your caster as a result.
More than ever before, the contract caster is being called upon to be a one-stop source for all types of jewelry making operations. It is no longer enough just to provide quality castings at a reasonable price.
Getting a final finish on platinum jewelry takes time, effort and the right materials, but the result should be as fine a finish as any found on gold or silver.
To finish platinum – whether through hand polishing or mass tumbling – you first must understand the metal and its unique properties.