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nsfdfiremed 06-29-2008 11:02 PM

1911 engraving needed
Hi, I am restoring several WWI era 1911s that need the basic lettering done on the slides. Nothing fancy, just a decent recreation of what the factory did 90 years ago. Can anyone recommend a vendor who can do this? If so how much does this type of work generally run? Thanks for your help.

matt g 06-29-2008 11:05 PM

dclevinger does awesome work. Look around this section to see some of the stuff he has done. Contact him by PM or by his website for more info.

dclevinger 06-30-2008 04:22 PM

Thanks a ton Matt.

nsfdfiremed...PM sent


nsfdfiremed 07-01-2008 04:28 PM

I did check out David's website, very nice work! Thanks for the information. I will follow up on it.

cpttango30 07-02-2008 04:54 AM

Might head over to and give a looksee there are some darn good 1911 smiths that hang out over there. (Beware that crowd can get a little snotty at times) over all the best place for 1911 info and questions.

matt g 07-02-2008 06:37 AM

I love your work David, especially that Browning:

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