Repairing a Box Clasp and Adding a Safety Chain

Revere, Alan
July 2001
JCK;Jul2001, Vol. 172 Issue 7, p144
Trade Publication
Part XXX. Provides guidelines on repairing a broken box clasp, the most common type of closure used on bracelets and necklaces. Advantages of adding a safety chain to the bracelet; Components of a box clasp; Cleaning the bracelet in an ultrasonic cleaner and then steaming it; Setting up components for soldering; Concentrating the heat at the end to be soldered.


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