Item detail - Finely made solid Silver open (unsoldered) jump ring 5 mm in diameter. These are small items, access to a magnifying glass may be useful. Alternative sizes and quantities are usually available in the shop.
Use - Open jump rings allow a connection to be made between links, charms or dangles and have many jewellery repair or modification uses. Tightly squeeze together to close the gap in the ring either manually or using a specialist jump ring closure tool or pliers. The open jump rings may also be soldered closed. Shape - Round Dimensions - Outer diameter 5 mm Wire gauge - 0.7mm Metal - 925 Sterling Silver Condition - New
Sterling Silver 5mm Open Jump Rings made with a 0.7mm thick wire for extra strength. Jump rings are a must have item for all jewellery makers, their versatility is endless. Jump rings can be used to attach jewellery findings together such as chains and clasps and also charms and pendants to your earring, necklace or bracelet designs.
To use a jump ring you must always remember that to open it you must twist the 2 ends apart and then back together to close it using a pair of flat nose pliers. Never pull the 2 ends apart.