Beads Basic - Introduction to Beading

 

 

Wire Technique # 5 - Opening a jump ring

Use flat nose plier and round nose plier

 

 

 jump ring   

 

Clasp one end of the jump ring with a flat nose plier and the other with a round nose plier
Pull sideways, in opposite directions. Do not pull laterally!

To close the jump ring, pull it back in the opposite directions to make it flat.

Do not exert too much force as it will distort the shape of the jump ring.



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