mitch 10-10-2015, 12:27 PM
once the piece in question is in hand, one must occasionally inform the client that circumstances have changed. tactfully, without coming right out and saying their precious gun or knife is a POS...mitch 10-10-2015, 12:20 PM
There is another Warther museum that is not too far form this one. All of the carvings in it are in ivory only and are based on the development of ships. I think there are something like 80 or more...tdelewis 10-10-2015, 12:10 PM
For Aussie girls maybe some great engraver would be willing to bulino some tiny little thing to show how it's meant to look for $ of course?Dani Girl 10-10-2015, 11:56 AM
I reuse a lot of broken burs for different size or shaped burnishers and punches.
ive also seen steel burnishers with very thin copper or silver soldered on the side that comes into contact with...
You can grind the sides off the GRS ones to make them smaller. Out of the packet they are a bit big as Bert says. Just narrow them down to what size you need.
I have about three of them, medium,...
GRS sells one. I personally think it's a bit too wide so I just make my own from carbide blanks. It's very similar to a radiused heel like used on a flat graver. The difference is you you polish the...GTJC460 10-10-2015, 04:19 AM
Monk,, enjoyed the link you directed us to plus many others on the side bar. Thanks for sharing. Book marked for future enjoyment and education. well done friend Monk. FredMarrinan 10-10-2015, 12:53 AM
WOW! You are right , it was worth a look. What a legacy to leave behind. A lot of people could benefit from adopting his work ethic ans philosophy of life. Thanks for posting this vid.