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The Big Book of Jewelry Making
To make sure that jumprings shut securely, it is important to know how to open and close them correctly.

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  • How to open and close a jump ring. Opening And Closing Jumprings - Step 1
    Step 1

    Grip the jumpring between two pairs of pliers. The opening should be centered at the top.

  • How to open and close a jump ring. Opening And Closing Jumprings - Step 2
    Step 2

    Twist one hand toward you and the other hand away—this will open the ring but still keep it round. Reverse the action to close.

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