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JEWELLERY DESIGN COMPETITION GUIDELINES

 

PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING GUIDELINES BEFORE SUBMITTING DESINGS

EACH DESIGNED PART SHOULD BE NO LARGER THE (70mmx70mmx70mm) TO FIT INSIDE THE PRINTABLE AREA OF EITHER THE STALACTITE OR THE B9 CREATOR.

 

MINIMUM CROSS-SECTION THICKNESS OF ALL DESIGNED PARTS IS 1MM

DO NOT DESIGN WITH ANY KIND OF STONE SETTING. 

ALL UPLOADED FILES SHOULD BE IN STL FORMAT (IF YOUR DESIGN CONSISTS OF MULTIPLE PARTS PLEASE ZIP INTO A SINGLE FILE)

NAME AND DESCRIBE YOUR DESIGNS WHEN YOU UPLOAD THEM

ADD ANY VISUAL REFERENCES THAT HELP US TO BETTER UNDERSTAND THE PRACTICAL USE AND WEARABILITY OF DESIGN

DO NOT OVER COMPLICATE YOUR DESIGNS. TOO MANY RECESSED OR INTERNAL AREAS WILL MAKE THE PIECE VERY DIFFICULT TO CLEAN AND POLISH IN METAL

DO NOT USE CHAIN OR LINKED STRUCTURES BECAUSE THIS WILL CREATE PROBLEMS DURING CASTING.

ALL EARRING DESIGNS SHOULD FIT A STANADARD FISHHOOK ATTACHMENT WITH A HOLE DIAMETER OF 2MM AND THICKNESS (GUAGE) OF 1-1.55MM. (SEE BELOW)  

 

OR A STANDARD BALL HEAD PIN WITH 1.5MM THICKNESS. (SEE BELOW) 

 IF YOU HAVE ANY QUESTIONS OR REQUIRE MORE INFORMATION ON THE GUIDELINES FOR SUBMISSION PLEASE EMAIL MAX@MYMINIFACTORY.COM