Richard Whitehouse. Silversmith & Jeweller
 
  Technical information

This is a page of information for students including more detailed information about tools and equipment. Please feel free to download any of these pages.

 

 
Suggested basic tools list for jewellers and students, including list of suppliers
   
 
How to make a silver box.

Instructions on how to use scoring tools to make a rectangular box from silver.

 

   

Information on some common file types

 



 
Information on Needle files

 

   
 
The different choices of hammers

 

   
 
Different type of pliers

 

   
 
Understanding saw piercing

 

   
 
Some notes on soldering