LEARN-TO: Make a 4-Claw Collet


Become confident in making a simple round 4-claw collet which you can adapt to your own designs once you've learnt the basics.

Price is per person.

What skills will I learn?

- Forming

- Marking out Positioning wires

- Soldering

What should I bring?

- Pen

- Pencil

- Notebook

- Saw blades

- Silver solder

- Protective clothing and closed toe shoes

- Reading glasses or head visor (Optional)

What is included?

- All tools will be provided including scribe, pliers, files, buff sticks, soldering equipment, saw frames, borax (feel free to bring your own tools and equipment)

- Silver sheet metal

- Guidance notes

- Health and safety sheets.

What skills level is required?


This is for makers who can work independently and are confident in soldering, precision work, marking out, piercing and have a good understanding of the skills required.

This is not suitable for beginners.

Who is my instructor? 

Justin Wilson is a highly skilled Hatton Garden artisan who began in 1974 as apprentice to high-end jeweller Graff. With so many years experience under his belt you will be in extremely capable hands.