Innovations

In over 75 years of service to the industry, Shor has introduced more major innovations to the jewelry industry than all other supply houses combined.

Some of these innovations include:

  • The lost wax casting method
  • Modem polishing and dust collection. Virtually every polishing system on the market today is based on the original Shor designs.
  • Visilapping
  • Plastic injection
  • Sandblasting
  • Steam Dewaxing
  • Medium frequency melting and casting machines
  • Electronic jewelry scales
  • Ultrasonic cleaners
  • Vibratory finishers
  • In-house refining and assay systems
  • Non-acid gold refining systems
  • Gold recovery systems
  • Diamond faceting machines
  • Steamers
  • Video instructions
  • Many texturing processes including laser finish, bark finish and dozens of satin finishes
  • Jewelry cameras, micromotors and many, many more products and processes