EN
(0)
SANWA PEARL & GEMS LIMITED

NEWS: 2017 The September Hong Kong Jewellery & Gem Fair, 13-17 Sept, Booth # 3J-14Read More >

Bello Opal - Jelly

Bello Opal® Jelly Collection (Polymer Impregnated Synthetic Opal ) is composed by 80% silica & 20% resin. It has a more translucent color for light color opal, such as white opal, light blue opal, light green opal, light pink opal…etc. You may also call it “Jelly Opal”. It is available in 45 different colors. Jelly opal is reminiscent of the beautiful natural opal.

 

Jelly Opal (Lab-grown impregnated synthetic opal) is available in different kinds of design. If you have new idea of application, please contact with SANWA Sales Team and we will propose the best solution for your projects.

 

COLOR CHART (A cut)

CABOCHONS

ROUND BEADS

DROPS

COINS/SHEET

FANCY BEADS

ROUGH STONE

Learn More

Properties comparison to natural opal
Category Polymer Impregnated Synthetic Opal Natural Opal
Elements
80% Silica & 20% Resin Silica & Water
MOHS Hardness
4 3-5.5
Specific Gravity
1.80-1.90 1.98-2.20
Heat Resistance
130 degree C. 100 degree C.
Product Features
Color Range
Op501 to OP545
Size Range
1.2mm to 50mm +
Thickness Range
0.2mm to 18mm
Options for fire pattern
A cut (dot pattern) , B cut ( horizontal stripe pattern), C cut ( Vertical stripe pattern)
Jewelry Plating
Jelly Opal could work well with jewelry plating.
Chemical Resistance
Alcohol
Glass Compatibility
Jelly Opal is not glass compatible. Please refer to "Galaxy Opal".
Guarantee on quality
No Cracking, Crazing or Yellowing
Limitations
Jelly Opal sheet cannot bend like plastic, it doesn't have elasticity.