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 How to Use Ring Findings 

Instructions by Michelle Wood, Jewelry-Making Expert, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®
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Step 1
Cut two 7-inch lengths of stretch cord. Put a knot on one end of each cord leaving a 1-inch tail. Pass the unknotted end of the first cord through the second hole on one side link. Repeat with the second cord on the opposite hole.
Step 2

Pass the cords through the first and second hole on the following links: top link, second side link and shank link.
Step 3
Pass cords through the first set of holes from the first side link.
Step 4
Stretch cord out to pull links snug.
Step 5
Tie off the first cord end and tail of the first knot using an overhand or surgeon's knot. Allow knot to fall into place. Repeat with second cord. Trim excess if needed.
Step 6

Add a drop of adhesive (Loctite® 409) to each knot. Set aside and allow adhesive to dry per manufacturer’s instructions.

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