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Old 11-16-2017, 10:45 AM
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Beretta Mod 74 given to me as trade for the backhoe work done for neighbor . Pretty pitted and 9 days of sanding draw filing came to pretty good end. SOOO I am continuing on the process as I think I have learned it. Please wish me luck.
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Old 11-17-2017, 04:55 AM
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Beretta Mod 74 given to me as trade for the backhoe work done for neighbor . Pretty pitted and 9 days of sanding draw filing came to pretty good end. SOOO I am continuing on the process as I think I have learned it. Please wish me luck.
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Old 11-17-2017, 02:06 PM
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Thanks Mr. S, it's all about getting started, can only practice so much then it's time jump in and get wet!!!
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Old 11-17-2017, 10:32 PM
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Good job. Sometimes a lot of work getting the parts ready to engrave.
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Old 11-17-2017, 10:56 PM
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ah........it's alot of work, but it is worth it. Thank you all for the encouraging words......I will try keep everyone abreast of the situation.
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Old 11-19-2017, 10:01 AM
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Hi all......the first attempt started and was screaming right along....then, I realized I covered the forward end of the template with continuous scroll work, tried and trimmed and finally got a nice fit up. THEN REALIZED I COVERED THE LETTERING ON THE SLIDE!!!!! Dang it!
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