I was surfing the net and came across a website of puzzle rings.
http://188.8.131.52/wa/Orb/ Remembered them from my youth.
Are there any instructions or books out there for making these
types of rings?
Several years ago I saw adds in Lapidary Journal for books with
instructions. That may be one place if you can get to some back
There is absolutely no substitute for a genuine lack of preparation.