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I have read your Q and A on jump rings and it mentioned that "a jump ring is never truly closed unless you solder it closed." I would like to know how to solder a jump ring and what tools to use to do this. Can a soldering iron be used?
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The Bead&Button® Show in Milwaukee is a ten-day extravaganza with hundreds of bead vendors, jewelry-making classes and beading workshops. Join us for Meet the Teachers 2015, take our own Esther's classes or come watch Christi Friesen and Lisa Pavelka's demonstrations at our booth (#411). Come visit and say "Hi!" (and enter our raffles). See you there!
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