Brooklyn Metal Works

July 2013

Taught by Brian Weissman

 

  • 22 gauge sheet 6″x6″ copper or brass (working in silver is optional – 3″x3″ sheet)
  • Hard, medium, and easy wire solder
  • Soldering tweezers
  • 3 small containers for solder
  • Scribe
  • Set of small drill bits – assortment of 6
  • Saw blades 2/0 – 1 pkg.
  • Metal ruler 6″ with millimeters
  • Fine tip Sharpie marker
  • Set of small needle files – 2 cut
  • 220,320,400,600 grit sandpaper – 1 sheet of each minimum
  • Split mandrel (non-tapered)
  • Masking tape
  • Paint sticks – for making sanding sticks

 

Suggested Suppliers

Allcraft Jewelry Supply (discount for BKMW students and members)
135 W 29th St.
Rm 205
(between Avenue Of The Americas & 7th Ave)
New York, NY 10001
(212) 279-7077
 
Metalliferous
34 W 46th St. 3rd Floor  
New York, NY 10036
(212) 944-0909