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What to do if you accidentally melt gold into a platinum piece.
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Q: I accidentally melted some gold into my platinum, what do I do?

A: When annealing platinum, it is easy to contaminate the metal by
melting in stray filings, solder chips, or any other metal on the
bench. If this happens, use a ball burr and grind the contamination
away, similar to the way a dentist cleans a cavity. Then…

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