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Old 07-02-10, 02:54 PM   #1
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photos of your favorite lugs? polished or otherwise.

just put down a deposit for a custom frame i am going to get built up and i decided to go full hand carved polished lugs throughout. thing is, there actually aren't that many photos on google images to use as a reference. i am looking for any and all photos hand carved lugwork that you sexy,classy, blingin, etc. please share if you have any. thanks bf.
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Old 07-02-10, 03:28 PM   #2
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Old 07-02-10, 05:27 PM   #3
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the thumbnails look promising. just a bummer that none of the full size photos work.
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Old 07-02-10, 05:37 PM   #4
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the thumbnails look promising. just a bummer that none of the full size photos work.
Not sure what is going on there
I have only now been aware it is not working again
There has been problems with my server and I will look into this

meanwhile go here
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Old 07-02-10, 07:18 PM   #5
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Here are some polished stainless Newvex lugs from Richard Sachs on a polished 953 frame. The brazing was done by Dave Wages while at Waterford.



Here are some hand carved custom stainless lugs by Dave on another 953 frame. While not everybody's cup of tea, it shows what can be done.



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