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This is an 8-fold symmetric variation of the 77 Turbo design by Jeff Graham.  77 Turbo is a 7-fold symmetric design using the 77 index gear.  This design uses the 96 index gear.
 
This is an 8-fold symmetric variation of the 77 Turbo design by Jeff Graham.  77 Turbo is a 7-fold symmetric design using the 77 index gear.  This design uses the 96 index gear.
  
It cuts a bright stone.  It is good for medium to light saturated materials.  There is no surprise in this pattern.  Like the Portuguese cut, it requires a lot of repetition. Try to get good meets because it tends to get sloppy. It is for materials with RI 1.61 or above.  
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It cuts a bright stone.  It is good for medium to light saturated materials.  There is no surprise in this pattern.  Like the Portuguese cut, it requires a lot of repetition on the crown. Try to get good meets because it tends to get sloppy. The pavilion is very simple.  It is for materials with RI 1.61 or above.  
  
 
Click on this link to download the gemcad file: [[Image:Turboid.gem‎]]
 
Click on this link to download the gemcad file: [[Image:Turboid.gem‎]]

Revision as of 18:31, 29 March 2012

Turboid - Michiko Huynh

This is an 8-fold symmetric variation of the 77 Turbo design by Jeff Graham. 77 Turbo is a 7-fold symmetric design using the 77 index gear. This design uses the 96 index gear.

It cuts a bright stone. It is good for medium to light saturated materials. There is no surprise in this pattern. Like the Portuguese cut, it requires a lot of repetition on the crown. Try to get good meets because it tends to get sloppy. The pavilion is very simple. It is for materials with RI 1.61 or above.

Click on this link to download the gemcad file: File:Turboid.gem

Click on this link to download the xps file: File:Turboid.xps

Michiko Huynh Photo

Dravite Tourmaline