I’m confused with all the types of tools to use and looking for recommendations. I’m a newbie and looking to purchase something to start projects. I would like to engrave glass, metal and carve wood on a small detailed scale as well as a larger one.
Is a flexi shaft a lighter tool...
Ok so I need some advice here goes...I am looking for the best solution in terms of a clear coat to spray over my engravings. Some of my engravings are color filled and I am trying to see what the best clear coat is I can apply over it. Some options I can think of is duracoat clear, cerakote...
If you'd like to take a workshop with banknote picture engraver Christopher Madden this June in beautiful Colorado Springs please go to the ANA website and look up "Summer Seminar 2017"
Christopher's website is "Christopher-Madden.com
This is my first post in the Engravers Cafe. Fist off I would like to thank everyone for adding their own tips and tricks. This page is a great resource.
I am planning to make a wedding band for a dear friend who would like tungsten. Really my plan is to find a plain ring and...
Iâ€™m new (new, like I know nothing at all) to engraving and I thought this would be the best place to look for wisdom. Iâ€™ve gone through many of the threads and I found the engraverâ€™s club has numerous resource personals are under one roof and I hope Iâ€™m at the right...
Pendleton Cattle Barons is a fun weekend in Pendleton Oregon. Take a quick look at everything that is going on that weekend at www.cattlebarons.net. We have increased our purse in the Bit, Spur and Engraving contest too. Hope to see you there or you can send something in. Thank you,
Hi there, I am hoping to engrave finely detailed numbers into a cast bronze sculpture, I started out using a Dremel multi pro 395 with a 3/32nd diamond bit, but the lines weren't thin enough and I didn't have the necessary precision down. I have never done engraving before, so forgive my...
I added a new album consisting a few pictures of a Buck knife that I engraved as a friendship gift to my long time friend. Here is a link to the album: http://www.engraverscafe.com/album.php?albumid=433
Any comments would be welcome. I apologize for the quality of the images. I'm finding...
Hi all !!
My name is Jayson ,
I found this forum through google searches to be honest and it seems like there are some very nice and knowledgable people on here :)
Like everyone I come to you with a newly found hobby and project .
I am hoping to acid etch or engrave a wrestling...
One of the most interesting orders that I've ever had :graver:
Making and engraving of a metal front(aluminium , heat treated) "Zemaitis type" , of Gibson (Les Paul studio) guitar
This job is inspired by work of Danny O'Brien
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some work pictures ...
I recently start engraving this CZ 83.
There are some pics of progress.
Of course all critics and recommendations are wellcome!!
Here in Montevideo Uruguay we have not any engraver school even we have not engravers now!! just one old engraver left and me starting.
This forum has been, it is...