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Spyderco Delica – Hand engraved

The backside is completely covered with engraving. Continue reading

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1911 Slide custom engraving

I am working on the top of the slide with just about two inches yet to cut. I doing all the main lines first and then will go back and add the shading lines. Continue reading

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Engraved Henry Rifle complete.

I placed the brand where I wanted it and encircled it with an oval, added the scalloped edge and finally a three bright cuts to add a bit of flash. Continue reading

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Ranch Brand knife – Spyderco Dragonfly

I started with the left scroll, using a 105 degree graver and a 55 degree face. I love Spyderco steel. It cuts so smoothly Continue reading

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Silver Sheriff Badge ~ Front design

the design of the Sheriff badge and I have it all drawn out on the silver seven point star. The lettering will all be black enamel, the four stars will be silver. Continue reading

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Progress Report – Steel 1911 Slide

Here is the muzzle end of the slide. This is some tough steel and I’m getting nice cuts. The hard part is I am also doing a great deal of graver sharpening. Gravers need to be sharp to get the good results and smooth lines for this scroll. Continue reading

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Silver Sheriff Badge completed!

The border is my own design but I took inspiration from badges made in the late 1800’s. The scroll is the style I use on firearms. Continue reading

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Custom engraved Knives

The scrolls were cut with a 105 degree graver and a GRS C-Max 90 degree graver was used for all the shading. Total engraving time 11 hours. Continue reading

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Custom hand engraved knives.

I engraved this entire knife in western scroll in just under 40 minutes. The backbone scrolls went very quickly and now I’m into the shading and backgrounding. Continue reading

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Custom engraved Seecamp slide.

By far the smallest pistol that I have engraved. I was not familiar with the Seecamp pistol and this little guy was a real fun project to design and engrave. Continue reading

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