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For your benefit or theirs?

23rd November 2018 - Today I want to discuss something that has always annoyed me about chains. When a chain is made properly all of the links are soldered shut. If they are not then it is considered faulty. So why would you make a chain properly and then attach the catch to it with an open link?

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Chain, InfoDavid Taylor
A trick of the trade

February 20th 2017 - Machine made chains are one of the few things that I do not make myself. I source them from Australian suppliers where I can. I needed a 9ct yellow gold chain this week with a length of 40cm but my supplier only had 45cm in stock so I had to shorten it when it arrived. This was a great opportunity to show you one of the tricks of the trade that I am not a big fan of.

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Info, News, ChainDavid Taylor