hi, fellow sterling lovers and all ebayers in general. how is your sterling silver
holding up with the magnet test? mine isnt doing too wel...
There are a few steps you can take in ensuring that your sterling silver jewelry is
the real thing. The easiest test to do is to use a magnet. Attractive, shiny metals ...
Sterling silver is 92.5 percent silver and 7.5 percent other metals, primarily
copper. ... If you are testing silver bars, there is another way you can use a
magnet to ...
If it says "Sterling" or .925, and it's not counterfeit, it's solid 92.5% silver. It's hard
to tell ... If it's stainless steel plated with silver, a magnet test won't work. Stainless
Feb 1, 2012 ... Chris, your magnet test explanation is incongruent. if Silver is .... I just tried the ice
test on a 'silver' jewelry box I have had for over a decade.
Sep 12, 2011 ... Learn How to test silver 925 Sterling from fake. ... Jewelry should be tested with
the acid and a magnet.. Read more Show less. Reply · 1 ...
Oct 6, 2012 ... If the Gold or Silver goes to your Magnet, then it is not r. ... 1 simple and easy test
to make sure you don't buy fake Gold or Silver Jewelry is to get a Magnet. .... How
to tell Sterling Silver from silver plated when shopping at thrift ...
New sterling jewelry has a coat to protect against this. This method is best for
older jewelry. The next way to test sterling silver jewelry is to use a magnet.
Oct 18, 2012 ... I receive questions from readers from time to time regarding tests to determine if a
piece of silver flatware or hollowware they own is actually ...
Nov 11, 2015 ... To test sterling silver, here are some home tests to identify real sterling ... your
jewelry without having it reach to any acid, go for the magnet test.