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    Quote Originally Posted by Marko Tsourkan View Post
    How would I go about learning about casting?

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    I am sure Spike will give good advice. I know Jewelry making does this a lot.

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    Mr. Spike is a retired Goldsmith, so you are on the right path.
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    Here is the bolster semi finished:
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    niiiiiicce!!!!!!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Deckhand View Post
    I am sure Spike will give good advice. I know Jewelry making does this a lot.
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    Quote Originally Posted by SpikeC View Post
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    Thank you.

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    That is just too cool Spike!

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    Here is the handle rough shaped, almost ready to attach to the blade:

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    love it, has that centuries old fell I wanted.
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    I'm thinking mustard finish on the blade, and some patination on the copper.
    It's really feeling good in the hand!
    Last edited by SpikeC; 03-04-2012 at 08:29 PM. Reason: stray thought
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