Im a new engraver or want to be engraver lol. I have been making bits and spurs a few knives and tooling leather for 20 years or so and have piddled around with engraveing off and on in that time,But i finally decided to get serious and try and learn something. I have been looking around the site the last few days and wow!! you guys are good and talk about a ton of info!! Well anyways i am really excited about engraveing and thanks for this great site and everybodys shareing there secrets.Mabey someday i will be able to contribute.