- Subscribe to the US Faceter's Guild Faceter's E-mail List
- USFG Faceter's List Home Page
- Check Out the Internet's First
'Zine for Rockhounds
Rock Shop / Rock&Gem Magazine Online
- Join a Faceting Club or Guild
- Membership Page
for the United States Faceters Guild. Membership is not limited
to US citizens. The USFG's quarterly newsletter is worth the price
- Bob's Rockshop
has a listing of nearly 1000 U.S. Mineralogical and Lapidary Clubs and
- Check out the UK Facet Cutter's Guild
- Basic Information on Faceting
- Information, How-to
and Resources for beginning faceters. Frida Lindhom's excellent website
describes basic faceting equipment and accessories, how to use faceting tools,
step-by-step cutting information, gemstone information. resources and much more.
Pages Tom Herbst's website contains tips and techniques, as
well as some of Tom's easy to cut gemstone designs.
Making a Gemstone by Glen Probst. Basic information on faceting and
how it's done as well as information on Moh's hardness, etc.
- Learn How to Facet
- Gemology and Gemstone Information
- Gemological Institute of America
- Real Gems Information about gems
& minerals. Great photos!
information about gems Has lots of links to other gem information
4Cs Gemology Info Page Has lots of links to free gemology courses
and gem information
- Faceting Machine, Equipment and Accessories Manufacturers
- BATT lap information
- Poly-Metric Instruments
Poly-Metric Faceting Machines
- Jarvi Tool Company Facetron Faceting
- Gearloose XS3 Faceting
Professional Gem Tools Dichroscopes,
Cobbing Equipment and Loupes
- Ultra Tec Manufacturing
Ultra Tec Faceting Machine
your own Faceting Designs in GemCad
Website by creator of GemCad, Robert Strickland
Website Free gemstone optimization software by Tom Herbst
- Images in Rocks and Minerals This
website has some spectacular art images of rocks and minerals. One could spend
hours looking at all the beautiful images, or purchasing them.
of Faceting Designs on the Web
Designs on the Web at Bob's Rock Shop
- Birthstones and basic geology information.
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