Bulldog Crimps™

by Tammy Honaman, Author, Jewelry-Making Expert and Educator, Exclusively for Fire Mountain Gems and Beads®


Step 1
Crimp held in pliers

Using chain-nose pliers, squeeze the ''fins'' or the small tabs on the back of the Bulldog Crimp to open the crimp end.

Step 2
Compressing jaws of crimp with pliers

Place the Bulldog Crimp onto one end of your Accu-Flex® professional-quality beading wire and compress the sides of the crimp closed using chain-nose pliers.

To Remove:

Step 3
Pliers pinching fins of crimp

Use chain-nose pliers to squeeze the fins and open the crimp end. Remove and save for your next beading project.

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