Bouillon & Crimps
Give your necklace a professional and beautiful finish: Pull a short length of GRIFFIN French Wire, also called Buillon, over the ends of the silk beading cord. It protects your jewelry from tearing at the clasp end. GRIFFIN French Wire is available in 925 sterling silver plated or 24K gold plated copper with three different inside diameters.
Crimp Tubes (Crimps)
Working with Crimp Tubes:
GRIFFIN Crimper enables to curls Crimp Tubes easily in two steps.
Crimping stage 1:
Pull the Stainless Steel Wire through the Crimp Tube and position it in the second oval of the Bead Crimper (the one with the small tooth), then close the pliers firmly around the bead.
Crimping stage 2:
Turn the Crimp Tube to its side, position it in the first oval and close again the pliers firmly around the bead. Now the Crimp Tube is back to its round shape and is secured to the Stainless Steel Wire.