Brooklyn Metal Works

Saturday July 13th


Taught by Sergey Jivetin


The supplies for this workshop are divided into 2 sections.  The Pro list is recommended by Sergey so that you have the highest quality and best tool selection possible.  The Economy list is for those who are looking for a smaller selection of good tools for less cost.

There will be carving tools, gravers, and burs on hand during the workshop to work with.  Tagua nuts and modeling wax will also be provided.

This list is complied from the Rio Grande tools and equipment catalog.  Items may be purchased online, or you can contact a local supplier listed below.


Pro List

3M Radial Bristle Discs

  • 1′ diameter discs  kit with mandrel and 12 of each item   (item 332-590)
  • Screw mandrel  (item 333-110)

Advantage Tungsten Carbide Burs

  • Set of 6    (item 346-115)

Optivisor – magnifying glasses


Economy List

3M Radial Bristle Discs

  •     80 grit (yellow) pkg. of 12  (item 332-593)
  •     120 grit (white) pkg. of 12  (item 332-594)
  •     Screw mandrel  (item 333-110)

Vanadium Steel Wax Bur Sets

  • Advantage set of 4  (item 346-193)

Optivisor – magnifying glasses


It is recommended that everyone have multiple radial bristle disc mandrels for quicker change time between grits.



Suggested Suppliers

Allcraft Jewelry Supply (discount to BKMW students and members)
135 W 29th St
Rm 205
(between Avenue Of The Americas & 7th Ave)
New York, NY 10001
(212) 279-7077



34 W 46th St. 3rd Floor  
New York, NY 10036
(212) 944-0909