This is a drop that has the mandrel going side to side through the narrow top. This tool is user friendly, however it requires a reasonable amount of heat control, so may not be great for a new bead maker. Heather Sellers used this shape as a canvas to create the beautiful Monarch Butterfly!
We created a PDF Tutorialto support you in enjoying your new tool!
Tear Drop Duo Measures:
Small: 19mm top to bottom (3/4"), 12mm across the widest point of the drop, and 7mm thick.
Medium: 25mm top to bottom (1"), 17mm across the widest point of the drop, and 7mm thick.
Tear Drop Large Measures:
Large: 39mm Top to Bottom (1 1/2"), 25mm side to side at the thickest point, and 9mm thick.
All sizes have mandrel grooves to accommodate a 1/16th or 5/64th mandrel, but may be modified for a 3/32nd mandrel at no charge, simply select that mandrel option during check out.