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==Barion Heart-Transplant - Shifter55==
 
[[Image:BarionHeart5.gif|thumb|right|300px|Render in Spinel with no head shadow]]
 
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This was made to address some of the issues with my Arrow Heart design, mostly with ease and speed of cutting.
 
The somewhat complex barion facets help avoid pure 3-way symmetry in the pavilion, and ensure that said facets touch the mains without affecting the reflection pattern.
 
 
To get a good reflection of the mains in the crown I had to increase the angles, and bump the Refractive Index up to 1.6, but it is optimised for Spinel and Sapphire RIs.
 
 
Overall it should be a significantly easier heart to cut, and the mains tiers can be replaced with most 6-way symmetry designs due to the equal distance from the barion tier.
 
 
If you want a variant that is designed for lower RIs, try [[Barion_Heart_-_Transplant_Split_Mains|the Split Mains variant.]]
 
 
If you cut this, please consider posting an image here or messaging me on the forum with a picture of the cut stone.
 

Latest revision as of 00:35, 11 January 2020