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bigBubba2009

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Can somebody look at the three links posted below? (all diamonnds are from blue nile) - and I''m have them inspected for "eye clean"

Everything looks good to me - the only pieces i am not sure on are the table/depth% ratios and the girdle - please help!

But are any of these diamonds worth getting?

http://www.bluenile.com/round-diamond-2-carat-very-good-cut-g-color-si1-clarity_LD01024770?tempcurr=USD&rf=pd
http://www.bluenile.com/round-diamond-2-carat-ideal-cut-g-color-si1-clarity_LD01126889?tempcurr=USD&rf=pd
http://www.bluenile.com/round-diamond-2-carat-very-good-cut-g-color-si1-clarity_LD01115836?tempcurr=USD&rf=pd

(it says they aren''t available for purchase because they put them on hold until the visual inspection is completed!)


Any input appreciated!
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diamondseeker2006

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Date: 4/17/2009 8:48:21 PM
Author:bigBubba2009
Can somebody look at the three links posted below? (all diamonnds are from blue nile) - and I''m have them inspected for ''eye clean''

Everything looks good to me - the only pieces i am not sure on are the table/depth% ratios and the girdle - please help!

But are any of these diamonds worth getting?

http://www.bluenile.com/round-diamond-2-carat-very-good-cut-g-color-si1-clarity_LD01024770?tempcurr=USD&rf=pd
http://www.bluenile.com/round-diamond-2-carat-ideal-cut-g-color-si1-clarity_LD01126889?tempcurr=USD&rf=pd
http://www.bluenile.com/round-diamond-2-carat-very-good-cut-g-color-si1-clarity_LD01115836?tempcurr=USD&rf=pd

(it says they aren''t available for purchase because they put them on hold until the visual inspection is completed!)


Any input appreciated!
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diamondseeker2006

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No, these are all too deep and face up smaller than a 2 ct. stone should. Stick with 60-62 on the depth and you''ll get a better diameter. Look for a 2 ct. stone at about 8.1 to 8.2mm in diameter. I''ll see what I can find.
 

diamondseeker2006

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If you use the cut quality search and put in excellent-excellent for cut and check GIA and AGS for labs, you''re not going to find a well cut 2 carat stone in F-I color, VS2-SI1 clarity in your price range. So you''ll either need to go below 2 cts. or consider SI2 clarity. Don''t sacrifice on the cut.

https://www.pricescope.com/sift.aspx
 
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