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Lettering for antique camera

I estimated it would take about 1.5 hours to do each plaque. It actually took 5 hours to do each plaque. This is very small lettering and in script for most of it. It was very tedious to cut the small letters. Continue reading

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Silver Golf ball markers.

Two silver golf ball markers engraved on vintage Mercury silver dimes. Continue reading

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Gravers all ready to go.

Took a few hours but the gravers are all sharpened and read to make metal chips fly! I will be lettering a single action revolver with “I’m your Huckleberry !” Continue reading

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The BORING part of hand engraving.

I must resharpen about half of my gravers. It is a boring process but having sharp gravers is key to good bright cuts in the metal. Continue reading

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Vaquero frame complete

finishing up the frame of the stainless steel Ruger today Continue reading

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Custom Rifle Day 9 “The Receiver”

Started right in of the Custom rifle today. First step was to anneal the case hardened sides of the receiver. Ron Curmano was very helpful in getting this setup correctly. I set the barrel and receiver assembly on my soldering … Continue reading

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Custom Hunting Rifle

I’ve been working on designs for a custom rifle for the past few days and finally have it where both the customer and I like it. The rifle is being customized by Ron Cormano of Accuracy Guns (970) 259-4055. After … Continue reading

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How I spent my Birthday

Today I completed another trip around the sun. It was a very good year! I wanted to start this new year off right so I got up early and went right to my bench to work. Barbara took a photo … Continue reading

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