Good idea Bswezey.
Didyoung does some masterful shading and his casting will be a big help on line depth etc.
Don't try for too many shade lines at first. Two or three properly placed are better...
My original point, exactly! FEGA shouldn't lose its history and it should always be recognised as being a firearms engravers' guild but, I seriously think they'll be missing a trick if they just...Marcus Hunt 08-29-2016, 04:04 PM
I like Lindsay's Carbalt for my push gravers when doing fine detail of game scenes. J.J.JJ Roberts 08-29-2016, 04:01 PM
Bluetickhound - those are the words said in 1937 by those living in Germany. The laws being commented on here have been on the books since 1997! Those particular laws have been enforced towards...rmgreen 08-29-2016, 03:59 PM
I do engrave some scroll, and I do engrave some western bright cut, and I do some bulino, but my engraving is confined almost exclusively to jewelry. I don't have an FFL and probably won't ever get...diandwill 08-29-2016, 03:51 PM
Salih: The graver material is tungsten carbide. Some of the better stuff today is micro grain, and Cobalt impregnated. I have had pretty good luck with with HSS even on stainless steel fire arms. I...tim halloran 08-29-2016, 03:39 PM