Jeweler's Files

Shop Gordon Vallorbe files
Rio Grande’s extensive selection of jewelers files, including Glardon® Vallorbe® and Friedrich Dick, makes it easy for you to find the right file for any jewelry-making task.
How to Choose the Right File
Understanding how to choose the appropriate file for the work you do will help ensure high-quality, repeatable results.
Use this chart to select the most effective formula of BurLife® lubricant for your jewelry-making tasks.

Work Easier and More Efficiently with the Right File for the Job

Each type and shape of file is designed to perform a different task and having the right file for the job not only makes your jewelry-making tasks easier and more efficient, it also allows you to achieve better results. Whether you are looking for Friedrich Dick or Glardon Vallorbe® files, you’ll find the files, handles and accessories you need at Rio Grande.

We offer a variety of diamond files, escapement files, hand files, needle files, riffler files, ceramic files and wax files. Our selection includes file shapes such as barette, checkering, crossing, equaling, flat, half-round, half-round ring, knife, oval, pillar, round, slitting, square, three-square and warding so you can find the file shape you need to achieve the best results. The Glardon Vallorbe® micro files Rio Grande carries are ideal for accessing detailed, hard-to-reach areas and for use with hammer handpieces.

If you’re looking for consistency or you’re setting up a new work area, we also carry a variety of file sets.