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Half Persian 3 in 1 Triplicate
(Sicilian) Tutorial
Article © MAIL User: KaidaJekri

Half Persian 3 in 1 Triplicate (Sicilian)

New rings shown in red, rings added previous stage shown in blue, everything else plain aluminium.

Shown in 18swg 1/4’’ (0.25’’) ID or 1.2mm thick and 6.4mm ID rings with an aspect ratio of 5.3. This can be a little tight. Ideal AR for this weave is 5.9.

1) Start with a Half Persian 3 in 1 chain.
Image: Sicilian6in1_1.jpg

2 i) Find the eye made by the two sets of intersecting rings (shown in red). Thread the new ring through the eye and through the gap after the next eye in the chain (shown in blue).
Image: Sicilian6in1_2_1.jpg

2 ii) After following the previous instruction, the ring should look like this.
Image: Sicilian6in1_2_2.jpg

3) Find the next eye in the chain. Thread the next ring through that eye above the ring added in the previous step and through the gap after the next eye in the chain.
Image: Sicilian6in1_3.jpg

4) Repeat step 3. You should have something like this.
Image: Sicilian6in1_4.jpg

5) Repeat step 3 until you get to the end of the Half Persian 3 in 1 chain.
This is what it should look like from various angles.
Image: Sicilian6in1_5_1.jpg
Image: Sicilian6in1_5_2.jpg
Image: Sicilian6in1_5_3.jpg
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