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Starter Faceting Lap Kit 1A: Diamond Laps Copper Darkside Polish

Starting at: AUD $390.00

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The Starter Faceting Lap A has been designed for the beginner faceter who has just purchased a faceting machine and needs all the necessary accessories in one easy package.  Kit A is the 6" version (See Kit B for 8" size).  Includes cutting and polishing laps with polish and all your dopping needs covered.

The Starter Faceting Kit A includes the following items:

  • One #180 Grit Diamond Cutting Lap
  • One #600 Grit Diamond Cutting Lap
  • One #1200 Grit Diamond Cutting Lap
  • One 6" Magnetic Master Lap to use with the diamond laps
  • One 6" Copper Lap for Pre-Polish
  • 10 carats of #3,000 diamond powder for Pre-Polish (use on the Copper)
  • One 6" Darkside Lap for Final Polish
  • 10 carats of #60,000 diamond powder for Final Polish
  • 100 grams of Super Cerium Oxide for Final Polish
  • 50 grams of Alumina A for Final Polish
  • JB Weld Dopping Epoxy for cold dopping
  • Glass Spirit Burner with adjustable wick
  • One pack of Dopping Wax (wax may vary in shape, colour and type depending on stock).
  • 10X Standard loupe with lanyard.
  • Tick options above to select from our range of optional extras.

NOTE:   This kit can be adjusted to suit your needs - just contact us to discuss alterations or upgrades.

One magnetic backing plate (master lap) is included - the diamond laps will adhere magnetically without needing to be stuck down.  When changing, simply slide the old lap off and replace with the new.

This kit is suitable for polishing a variety of gems - includes Diamond for use on sapphire/ruby and Cerium/Aluminium Oxide for a range of others such as quartz, garnet, topaz, tourmaline, beryl, feldspars.  

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NOTE ON POSTAGE:  Select from eParcel (insured/traceable) or Courier at the checkout.  Note that if you select courier, you MUST provide a suitable address where someone can sign for the parcel or redelivery fee may be charged.


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