I'm not sure now who said they used Joyce Chen scissors to cut
sheet (assuming it was silver), but....
I used to use scissors to cut my sheet silver. Thought I was saving
a lot of time, too, cutting my bezel cups from the sheet with
scissors instead of a jeweler’s saw. I frequently noticed, though,
that the stone did not fit the bezel cups when all was done. The
scissors were bending the sheet enough that my bezels were being
I have gone back to the jeweler’s saw for this, and although it
takes me a bit longer to make the cuts, the time is more than made
up for by reduced aggravation and reduced finishing required.
I would cut sheet with a scissors only if it did not matter that the
strip being cut was curled up somewhat rather than laying flat.
Admittedly, the scissors which I used were not Joyce Chen scissors,
but I would be surprised if they cut sheet silver with zero
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