Monthly Archives: January 2012

Ruger Grip Frame

Cleaned the metal, transferred a larger name and it fit perfectly. Just the right border top and bottom and the script font looks great with the scrolls. Continue reading

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Vaquero Trigger Guard

made the first cut. I’m using a 105 degree graver with a 50 degree face. Cut through the Ruger stainless steel like it was silver. Continue reading

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Ruger Vaquero Design

When the gun owner and I met he mentioned that his Dad did leather carving and that he really liked flower designs. So I changed the design to include a flower design typically used in leather work. Continue reading

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Who Dares Wins Silver Buckle

Met with Travis Luz of JTL Leather this morning to plan the belt attachment points for the back of the buckle Continue reading

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On the Bench…

Bisley model Vaquero so it is nice and BIG with plenty of room to design and engrave. And since this one is part of a matched pair I’ll get to double my fun and do the same design on the next pistol. Continue reading

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Kelly’s Spyderco Finished

I put the final touches on this Spyderco Delica last night. After completing the front side I turned the knife over and put the Valentine’s Day date and signed it from Kelly. That all went very smooth. Final part of … Continue reading

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Kelly’s Spyderco – Front side complete

I spent two hours finishing up the scrolls and shading them with fine lines. Continue reading

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Kelly’s Knife – Spyderco Delica

started with a Spyderco Delica and some western scroll, and since he works with music we added a few “notes” to make it more personalized. Continue reading

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Ruger New Bisley Vaquero matched pair

The next big project will be engraving a matched pair of Ruger Bisley Vaquero’s in .45 Cal. Continue reading

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