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November 15, 2018, 03:56:29 am
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« on: October 14, 2018, 07:47:02 am »

Thanks for the add guys , I am a lapidarist from the UK , I have only been doing it for about 4 years now but love it , I have built all my own machines as they are too expensive to buy over here , My main passion is Aussie opal , I am starting to learn faceting now too .
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« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2018, 08:34:06 am »

Welcome from Western Oregon, USA
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« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2018, 09:52:12 am »

Welcome aboard John..

We keep hearing that all the time about how hard equipment is to find in the UK, and how expensive it is if you do find it..

I saw you cabbing machine... Really nice one !




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« Reply #3 on: October 15, 2018, 12:10:44 am »

Hi John,
Where in the UK are you. I am in Creepy Crawley just by Gatwick.
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« Reply #4 on: October 15, 2018, 01:17:06 am »

Hi Karen only half an hour away from you in Portslade
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« Reply #5 on: October 16, 2018, 12:30:31 am »

will have to arrange to meet up at some point. I have my own little shed in the garden where I have a full set up, Wheels, Polishers, slab saw etc. and an area for doing some silver-smithing. Solely amateur. Therapeutic. 
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« Reply #6 on: October 16, 2018, 02:47:34 am »

I have a couple of workshops one for the stones and one for the jewellery side of things going to post some pics etc once I have tidied up a bit lol , dont know if you are aware we have a UK facebook group called Lapidary and smithing uk
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« Reply #7 on: October 16, 2018, 04:03:51 am »

I have a couple of workshops one for the stones and one for the jewellery side of things going to post some pics etc once I have tidied up a bit lol , dont know if you are aware we have a UK facebook group called Lapidary and smithing uk


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« Reply #8 on: October 17, 2018, 12:35:31 am »

Yes I do believe I am a member.
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