Tag Archives: Hammer and Chisel

Progress Report on Spyderco Delica Hand Engraving

I gentle tap the chisel with a chasing hammer to cut the lines.The next step will be to shade the leaves and that is done by hand pushing the graver to cut light lines on the leaves. Continue reading

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Hand Engraved Ruger Vaquero ~ Update

The majority of the firearm has been cut with hammer and chisel. I use the microscope for a very detailed view while I am working. For this firearm I have used GRS C-Max gravers exclusively. A 90 degree square graver for all the mainlines and also for the shading lines. Continue reading

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Hammer and Chisel – Custom Rifle

Here’s a rare photo – a shot of me actually working! I’m just about finished with the scroll backbone engraving on the custom rifle. Hammer and Chisel: With the long swing of this barrel it was not possible to do … Continue reading

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