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    holiday

    God bless Independence Day 04-JULY!!!
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    Question: Throwback to an old thread

    I generally enjoy classical music as I don't have to listen to words (lyrics) and find it relaxing. But I also like some Opera and believe it or not a little bit of Janice Joplin. She reminds me of my misspent youth. ;~)
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    Todays Pic Turkey Vulture on Roof

    Some wise old man told me they taste like chicken. ;~)
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    FULL ENGRAVED COLT 38 SUPER MATCH

    Now that's what I call 100% coverage. Lots of work time invested in that gun. Great results.
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    New Damascus Purdey

    If nothing else the wood was beautiful.
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    As We Engrave During These Difficult Times...

    Sounds like an epitaph at the end of a Seek & Destroy mission. I remember the all too well. No Chu Hois!
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    Lindsay airgraver idle?

    Have you thought about asking Steve Lindsay himself at his site??? He's very good at answering technical questions concerning his products.
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    Sharpening systems on ebay?

    Search the "TIPS" thread as there is info on how to sharpen for hand push. Its simple and all you need is a stone and two graver blanks. One to act as a base and the other to sharpen. IT WORKS!!!
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    Engraver's sample plate from 1902

    And to think, no microscope, no air assist. I once met an engraver on Philly's "Jeweler's Row" who came from Russia and did all his lettering engraving on a leather pad...no engraving ball.
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    It has arrive!!!

    Unfortunately yes, it sure does; but remember these mechanical inventions can never replace the unique character true hand engraving delivers. A great many firearms are today laser engraved...or burned as should be stated. Some are then hand enhanced after being lasered. I forsee this device...
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    It has arrive!!!

    Throw away your gravers and plug this in. ;~) https://glitzer.co/pages/glitzer-engraving-machine?fbclid=IwAR3Yf4KL7W78Lu30G3CLPdp87cjbrot8wQ_hGthnaWzPI13ffxtBgQNQcxM
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    Silversmiths of Dublin 1980

    In the early 80's I worked as a machinist at PNSY, Philadelphia Naval Ship Yard. In the building adjacent to the machine shop was the Boat Shop (wooden Boats and Sails) and also the Copper Smith. I loved to watch him work. His methods were very similar to what was shown on the video. He told me...
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    Pulse Graver

    STEEP!! Some of the other air assisted models can be used with bottled C)2. Can this model be operated by battery?
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    Pulse Graver

    What is the cost of the Pulse Engraving machine?
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    STUCK PIN

    The very best penetrant is a mixture of 50% Acetone and 50% transmission fluid.
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