When I get time I'll make a turntable from an old car rotor, as for the vice get the best original branded vice you can afford I use a GRS micro ball and I have a knockoff standard vice which I...BLW 07-30-2016, 11:36 AM
That's really interesting. I'd never thought of a drum throne for an engraving seat. I'd love to try one just out of curiosity. I looked online and there are many variations, some with backs and some...sam 07-30-2016, 10:49 AM
A little preface... I've been engraving a few months, with absolutely no previous experience. I made the money clip out of full-hard Phosphor Bronze and I free-handed the backbone of the scroll...Mike_Morgan 07-30-2016, 06:09 AM
Hearing one of the greatest engraver has passed away is very sad,
My deepest condolences to his family and his friends.
Same Callenders restaurant... maybe a dozen times over the years. I was asking for advice on banknote engraving. He would always take the time to meet me there.
He'd never eat anything, just drink...