Bi-metal sheet is an ideal product for engravers or sterling silver jewelers who require karat gold accents. It consists of a layer of karat gold bonded to a layer of sterling silver. The karat gold layer can be engraved, gouged or removed by any method to expose the sterling silver layer underneath, resulting in a…
Reticulated Metals — Textures for Your Designs 80% Silver 20% Copper 80/20 reticulation silver has been part of the Hoover & Strong mill products range for many years. Now we offer you much more than just plain sheet.
Alloys and Their Correct Cooling Methods There are four typical methods of cooling, and the type of alloy being annealed will dictate the method (see table):
With this product every ring can be expandable — even eternity bands. The Adjustable Ring System has two components: a two-piece hinge and an expansion piece.
The Adjusto Shank® is a truly adjustable shank that enables the wearer to put a ring on any finger and have it fit comfortably. Unlike other hinged shanks that have a fixed size when closed, Hoover & Strong’s Adjusto Shank® can be adjusted to many sizes. Here is how to put it together:
Our shanks are available in a variety of shapes.
The Hoover Azure® Anniversary Band is the highest quality ring of its kind. Made to exacting specifications, these rings will enhance your diamonds and stones to their ultimate beauty. Our line includes the non-azure anniversary ring which is a less expensive alternative than our Azure® styles.
The Four C’s are four variables that are used to calculate the value of a diamond. These include Clarity, Color, Cut and Carat Weight.
At MJSA’s Expo New York 2005, CAD systems, laser welders, and high-tech casting machines faced tough competition from a deceptively simple new technology: Hoover & Strong’s Tru-Seat settings for princess cut stones. The winner of the show’s Best New Technology Award, the Richmond-based company’s setting attracted attention because of its promise to dramatically speed up…
2005 AJM INNOVATION AWARD WINNER: Hoover & Strong’s True Seat®