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...
You probably remember my attempt on FES and FAS
Here is the first result of a pair Titanium grade 5 eyeglasses I engraved.
Later if you like more, I will add my fine English version on another pair of Ti eyeglasses I finished recently.
I closed the work week by finishing this pair of wedding bands
The lady was sure she wanted the running leaf variant with the beads in the centre.
And before you ask no neither the engraving nor the shading lines will wear of in a lifetime.
This morning a customer who wears a Ti ring I made...
This is a design I made some time ago and it is one of my favourites because of its strength and simplicity.
It is meant to hold an expensive stone like a 3 carat diamond.
This time a customer had a golden pendant with this quite big blue sapphire in it. I forgot to weight it but must be over...
Hi, I took a simple job to engrave a phrase in script on the outside of a ring. This ring is stamped TITANIUM but it's black in color. I believe some kind of anodizing... from what I was told any way. I put my layout on the ring and when I tried to make my first cut the the graver wanted to...
This is also something I would like to try some day. The blued titanium watches with the gold inlay that Chris DeCammilis does for the Montana Watch Co. are awesome.:yes Blue and gold together have a beautiful look.:thumbs up:
Heat coloring of titanium:
Pale Gold Straw-385 ÂºC = 725 ÂºF...
I found this to be very interesting. I don't particularly like the style of his jewelry but, I like the idea of various colored metals in layers. This might come in handy some day.
Jewelry Making Class - Composite Metals
After seeing all those beautifully bracelets, I thought it was time for me to do some too.
It is especially the very nice one of Andrew that got me there.
I also have been looking at a lot of scrolls on the pictures that I have copied on my laptop from your works, especially the ones of Phil...