Presentation 1911

Discussion in 'The 1911 Forum' started by BrianPowley, May 25, 2011.

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  1. BrianPowley

    BrianPowley Member

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    May 14, 2009
    Bloomingdale, Ohio
    I was commissioned to engrave this for the Commander of the 23rd Fighter Squadron of the U.S. Air Force.
    I did the metal work, engraving, inlay and finish. Woodnut did the grips.
    These are also posted on my blog. You can enlarge them there.
     

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    Last edited: May 25, 2011
  2. jack404

    jack404 Former Guest

    Jan 11, 2010
    Australia
    That Folks is Beauty

    Brian, Woodnut , great work ! seriously ...

    how well does it shoot ? ;) kidding ;)

    mind is i steel a copy for the screen saver here ??

    yes i have a extensive gun porn collection and its just become incomplete
     
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  3. Double D

    Double D Administrator Staff Member Supporting Member

    Jul 16, 2009
    North Florida
    True piece of art!
     
  4. Shooter45

    Shooter45 *Administrator* Staff Member Supporting Member

    Feb 9, 2001
    Here at TFF
    Brian, Woodnut, excellent work as usual.
     
  5. BrianPowley

    BrianPowley Member

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    May 14, 2009
    Bloomingdale, Ohio
    Jack404---help yourself
     
  6. graehaven

    graehaven Well-Known Member

    May 26, 2007
    Rochester, NY
    Absolutely fantastic work! Thanks for posting.
     
  7. Woodnut

    Woodnut Forum Sponsor Supporting Member

    Jul 1, 2008
    Diamondhead, MS
    Thanks for posting Brian. The gun is more than beautiful.
     
  8. BrianPowley

    BrianPowley Member

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    May 14, 2009
    Bloomingdale, Ohio
    Carl, I'll get some better pictures for you in the near future. I ran out of "piddling time" and had to get back to work.
    This is one of those guns you'll want to have in your picture portfolio---I'm pretty sure this one wil get some national attention. (I'd be surprised if it didn't)
     
  9. ozo

    ozo Well-Known Member

    Jan 20, 2011
    Nashville TN
    Wonderful American Craftmanship
     

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  10. JLA

    JLA Well-Known Member

    Feb 26, 2007
    Heart Of Texas
    A professional masterpiece from true professionals. Great work guys. Im jealous of the CO of the 23rd Fighter Squadron of the USAF.
     
  11. Woodnut

    Woodnut Forum Sponsor Supporting Member

    Jul 1, 2008
    Diamondhead, MS
    Thanks Brian, I know it will get plenty of attention, and I can't wait to get better picture for my Gallery.
    Thanks again.
     
  12. woolleyworm

    woolleyworm Well-Known Member

    Feb 23, 2009
    SW Fort Worth

    You and anyone else that has ever had a passion for 1911's ! That is one beautiful gun!!! The guys at work were very impressed at the detail and craftsmanship that oozes from every inch of it!
     
  13. watsisname

    watsisname Member

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    Jan 24, 2010
    Truly amazing craftsmanship!
     
  14. Munch

    Munch Member

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    May 31, 2011
    Ellenton, FL
    That is a a beautiful piece of art. You are both incredibly talented individuals. and I am now regretting not becoming a pilot...
     
  15. American Leader

    American Leader Well-Known Member

    Mar 1, 2011
    Iowa
    Extra nice Brian, Thanks for sharing!
     
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