Our finished jewelry sets are ready to offer to your customers for simple upsells. These fashion jewelry favorites come in many fun themes across full sets of earrings, bracelets, necklaces and rings. Choose from sterling silver finished jewelry sets, gold-plated necklaces and earrings and even trendy copper jewelry designs!
Recycle your precious metal scrap and recover your costs through
Rio Grande's scrap refining program. Learn more or get your scrap
kit to send in your silver, gold, gold-filled, palladium,
fired precious metal clay and platinum scrap now!
Find the right tool for any jewelry making project. Rio Grande offers the best
selection of jewelry bench tools and equipment available, backed by our
world-class technical support. Reach for Rio Grande whether you need beading tools,
a new jewelry work bench, or any other jewelry tools and supplies.
We even offer jewelry making equipment for casting and other advanced techniques.
We carry trusted jewelry bench tool brands like Swanstrom,
Beadalon, Foredom Flex Shaft, Bonny Doon, Fretz Hammers and more.
Find the best-quality jewelry making tools and supplies at the best prices.
Bead stringers know: you can never have too many beads! Whether you need colorful
Swarovski beads, briolette beads or glass beads, or your design calls for a classic
pearl or a natural stone bead, Rio Grande is your bead stringing source! Don¹t forget
about gold beads and sterling silver beads and other metal beads; they¹re all here, too.
Bold creations meet bold jewelry displays at Rio Grande, where you¹ll find specialty displays
to complement your designs and help increase sales. Rio Grande offers a variety of jewelry
card displays from revolving to stationary, as well as striking organic fabric displays
including silk, suede, velvet, faux leather and hemp.
Versatile and inspiring silver precious metal clay has been available from Rio Grande
for more than a decade‹and today the passion for metal clay continues to evolve with
colorful BRONZclay and COPPRclay. Make Rio your first source for innovative metal clay tools,
products, and ideas‹such as fire-in-place Embeddables findings‹and any other metal clay supplies
At Rio Grande, you¹ll find the media you need to create unique,
colorful pieces and expand your jewelry-making repertoire. Stock up on
supplies for enameling, the art that welcomes the newcomer, yet challenges
the expert. Add a splash of color with Colores, the fashionable epoxy resin
that brightens up your work.
This Dura-BULL® kit includes everything you need to finish small quantities of jewelry items and get dependable, quality results.Handle small runs and touch-up work with the dependable tumbler. Its single barrel has a capacity of 3 lbs. of stainless steel shot. The clear barrel allows you to monitor your piece and an easy-to-use screw on lid gives you quick access to contents. A no-leak closure ring and non-slip belts make the single-barrel tumbler very reliable.Whether you manufacture hundreds of pieces a week or fill custom orders in a studio setting, there’s a Dura-BULL® machine for you. Each machine is made to work better, made to last and made in the USA.
• Dura-BULL® single-barrel tumbler; 110 volts. • A 3-lb. package of mixed stainless steel shot. • A 4-oz. bottle of Super Sunsheen burnishing compound.
please note: • Whenever you replace the barrel on your Dura-BULL tumbler, wipe the lid and gasket dry, and apply a small amount of O-ring lubricant to the gasket after every couple of runs. This helps prolong the life of the gasket and helps ensure a good seal without over-tightening. • All items in this kit are made in the U.S.A.
How To Load Rotary Barrels For Metal Workpieces
Effective and professional results from your tumbling processes depends on knowing how to properly load your barrel for the best result. Follow these steps to achieve the best finish and most cost-effective process for your jewelry pieces using your rotary tumbler.
Set the barrel on end and remove the lid.
Add 3 lbs. steel media to the barrel.
Add your workpieces; using 1 part workpieces to 4 parts media, by volume.
Add your compound solution to the barrel, filling the barrel to about 1/2" above the level of the media. (Follow instructions on the label of the compound you're using to mixing the solution properly.)
Secure the lid onto the barrel.Position barrel between roller guides.
Position barrel between roller guides and start tumbling.