Awards & Engraving

2019 Custom Gift Annual

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A&E MID-MAY 2019 • 27 STEPS: 1 Prepare sandcarving mask with applied adhesive if using the SR2000. Apply mask/stencil to clean surface. 2 Squeegee mask to surface. 3 Tape exposed area with vinyl sandblast tape. 4 Sandcarve item. One Image Etch: blast the polish only. You do not need to blast to the metal surface if applying one color. Double Image Etch: blast through the powder coating to the metal surface. 5 Paint application: Montana black paint was used as the first color. Spray in light coats from different angles. 6 Once the paint is dry, remove mask. Paint-Fill Double Image: apply second mask to clean surface. 7 The first color of paint must be completely dry. 8 Apply second mask and apply tape. 9 Sandcarve second image until the design is smooth. 10 Apply paint to second image. Remove mask once paint is dry. A&E Step Two. Step Three. Step Four. Step Five. Step Six. Step Eight. Step Nine. Step Ten.

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