Silver and Gold…

So I had two wedding rings no longer needed (ah, well) and turned them into this…

Then I cast it into a strip, no pictures I’m afraid, and ran it through the rolling mill a few times. I didn’t worry too much about softening the metal between rolls, I hoped it would result in a raggedy edge. Which indeed it did.
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Polish, polish, polish! Unusual for me to remember to polish, before getting all bendy…However, I shouldn’t of bent the ends over first, as it was a tricky thing to coax the ring around without marking the ends.
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And here we are, the 24ct plated silver on the left, and the 18ct gold on the right

Into the barrel polisher with it, as it still appears a little too itchy ‘n’ scratchy

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I guess I’ll update with a picture of it after polishing…


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