Laser Makes Light Work of Jewellery

March 15th, 2011

The jewellery industry is renowned as being built upon detailed knowledge of precious metals and gems coupled with intricate manual skills and techniques which have been used for generations. With such a traditional reputation the image of the jewellery designer’s workshop to those outside of the industry, might be considered to be that of a place left behind in the technology race.

In reality however forward thinking, innovative designers and goldsmiths such as David Poston have combined traditional skills and craftsmanship with the latest laser welding technology, to produce intricate and eye catching items which would otherwise be impossible or completely impractical to produce using any other joining process. Read the full article here…Rofin-Baasel – It has to be Laser

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