2012 Guns of the Year

Discussion in 'Centerfire Pistols & Revolvers' started by BrianPowley, May 23, 2012.

  1. BrianPowley

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    Recently finished engraving these and just got the pictures from the photographer.
    These "twins" are drop dead gorgeous and are the American Pistolsmiths' Guild "Guns of the Year" raffle guns. They will be featured in an upcoming issue of The American Handgunner Magazine
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    Very nice Brian!
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    They are beautiful!!!!!!!
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    The only problem I see with them, is that they are just to beautiful to shoot!:D
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    Brain how long did it take you to carve out these beauties? You are an artist by anyone's imagination.
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    I know if they were mine I don't think I could fire them. Very nice Brian.
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    Can't really say how long it took to engrave in actual hours because I sort of chip away at it over several weeks.
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    Those are incredible! Hats off to you Sir. THAT, is gun art at its finest. Thank You!!!!
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    Those are some incredible wheel guns ! Top notch work as usual Brian!
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    Holy smokes Brian. Thats magnificent work. How do you go out and shoot a masterpiece like that?
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    Both of them are real beauties. Great work!
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    Thanks for the kind remarks. I"m happy to share the pictures with you.
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    Amazing work. You have more artisitic ability in one finger than my entire body.
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    Beautiful work!
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    Brian, Did Turnbull do the casehardening?
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    Again, Thank you all for the kind remarks.
    ...and yes, Turnbull did the color-case hardening and the charcoal blue.
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