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For jewellery, there are many different alloys with a wide variety of metals. Since the magnetic scale measures very finely, even a small proportion of a ferro- or diamagnetic metal (e.g. nickel, platinum) can influence the result, making it no longer meaningful. Therefore, the magnetic balance is not suited for jewellery testing.