Jewelry Torches Checkout

In this class you will learn the safety and basic operation of both the Smith “Little Torch” oxyacetylene and the auto-ignition propane torches.  With these two torches, you’ll be able to solder, braze (“silver soldering”), anneal, and melt jewelry metals.  We will cover annealing, melting, and basic silver soldering technique in the class.

Use these torches in support of:

  • Dinkel rolling mill (annealing copper, silver, gold, etc.)
  • investment casting (melting metal)
  • jewelry assembly (silver soldering)

Ages 12-15 with direct adult supervision.

1 class:  1.5 hours

Class size:  3 people