hi, fellow sterling lovers and all ebayers in general. how is your sterling silver
holding up with the magnet test? mine isnt doing too well. is.
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 ...
www.ask.com/youtube?q=Magnet Test for Sterling Silver&v=3mg9YcAShTo
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.
Sep 28, 2013 ... Easy Tests For Sterling Silver and Things to Look For ... Sterling silver is not
magnetic- Get yourself a rare earth magnet, a super strong magnet ...
I bought some .925-stamped 3mm sterling silver snake chains from another
supplier, ... A magnetic test is indicative BUT an acid test with scraping the item
on a ...
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 3, 2016 ... Use the Smell Test. Real sterling silver shouldn't smell. If it does, it is because
there is too much copper in it. #4. Use the Magnet Test. This is a ...
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 ...
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.
Apr 19, 2015 ... Magnet test: If a magnet sticks, you know it's not silver. However, just because it
does not stick doesn't mean it is Sterling — just that it's not ...