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An easy way to make jump rings

Posted by VovsJewellery from Dublin, Dublin, Ireland • Published See VovsJewellery's 15 projects »
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  • How to make a jump rings. How To Make Jump Rings - Step 1
    Step 1

    What you need:

    Wire cutters

    Flat nose Pliers - just to help with the final piece around the nail

    A Nail - or anything that is the size of the Jump Rings you want to make

    A length of wire - I use 0.8mm Silver plated Copper here

  • How to make a jump rings. How To Make Jump Rings - Step 2
    Step 2

    Step 1:
    Wrap the wire around the nail until all the wire is used up. Wrap it as tightly together as possible as gaps result in oval and mis-shapen rings.

  • How to make a jump rings. How To Make Jump Rings - Step 3
    Step 3

    Step 2:
    Remove the coil from the nail.

  • How to make a jump rings. How To Make Jump Rings - Step 4
    Step 4

    Step 3:
    Starting at one end of the coil you need to cut where the wire is just meeting the next coil so when you cut here you will have a full ring that will be slightly open.

  • How to make a jump rings. How To Make Jump Rings - Step 5
    Step 5

    Step 4:
    Now you can use your jump rings you just open them further or close them up.

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Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1428 projects
This is so helpful, thanks so much for sharing!
VovsJewellery
VovsJewellery · Dublin, Dublin, IE · 22 projects
Your welcome thanks for the comment!
Cat Morley
Cat Morley · London, GB · 1428 projects
No problem!
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