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by charles wu
Wed Sep 02, 2015 3:22 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: Dynasty Tang Dao with a Winding Dragon
Replies: 0
Views: 21677

Dynasty Tang Dao with a Winding Dragon

Hey Scott and all, This is other period style besides Qing , And there only some other styles will input later. Copper materials, Traditional handmade by chisels and Hammer. Photos s IMG_5054.JPG s IMG_5057.JPG Some other process photos s SDC12608.JPG s SDC12611.JPG s SDC12612.JPG SDC12679-1.jpg
by charles wu
Tue Jun 03, 2014 9:12 pm
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

Hi Tony,

Time is passing. how is everything.

Best
Charles
by charles wu
Tue Feb 21, 2012 10:19 am
Forum: Chinese Historical Arms
Topic: help - a historical story for the guan xiao jian
Replies: 3
Views: 2251

Re: help - a historical story for the guan xiao jian

Xie xie Aidan,

Yes, as i know, it is a qianglong sword.

And I make brass fitting, even steel fittings. but most of them are the copper ones.

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by charles wu
Thu Feb 16, 2012 7:47 am
Forum: Chinese Historical Arms
Topic: help - a historical story for the guan xiao jian
Replies: 3
Views: 2251

Re: help - a historical story for the guan xiao jian

Ok ok ok, some photos for us,

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by charles wu
Wed Feb 15, 2012 8:19 am
Forum: Chinese Historical Arms
Topic: help - a historical story for the guan xiao jian
Replies: 3
Views: 2251

help - a historical story for the guan xiao jian

Hey,

Does someone here will help to give us a story for this swrod? or any Historical information about that. Many thanks.
I done a reproduction fitting for this sword last year. and now we need some information. please.

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by charles wu
Thu May 19, 2011 8:54 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: Metals used for Handmade sword fittings?

Scott M. Rodell wrote:Charles, do you also work in other metals, or just brass?
Most of them are the brass and silver, iron or steel or gold only when the custom's request and budget. not preper to do. Thanks.
by charles wu
Thu May 12, 2011 8:07 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

Ciao, Thanks a lot. And sorry that, i can not post the custom project, it is private, in case they give me the release on this, Like the custom jian project of Tony Mosen. I promise here, if i have a custom ming jian in the future, i will request he or she to release the photos posting on the intern...
by charles wu
Sun Apr 17, 2011 12:01 pm
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: Ming Style Fittings?

Scott M. Rodell wrote:Charles, I was wondering if you ever did anything in a Ming Style? Or other period style besides QIng?

Yes,Scott. some custom one. anything more?
by charles wu
Sun Apr 17, 2011 11:57 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

Sorry, a little later here, for more photos you may try to contact Tony. http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/Chineseswordjianfitting.jpg http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/Chineseswordjianfitting1.jpg http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/Chine...
by charles wu
Sat Apr 09, 2011 8:17 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

okay, near to finish. see the photos of the gurad part http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/ninedragonmetalworkstudio1.jpg http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/ninedragonmetalworkstudio2.jpg http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/ninedragonmetalwor...
by charles wu
Mon Apr 04, 2011 9:07 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

the chinese sword guard part
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by charles wu
Thu Mar 17, 2011 9:50 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

Amazing work as always. Thank you for sharing your process. I never realized you needed so many different types of chisels and other tools. I keep getting amazed at the sharpness of the lines you carve! Haha, Angelo,the more you will know here. man. Well, here are the more update photos. http://i60...
by charles wu
Mon Mar 07, 2011 10:03 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

Ok, come to the topic - the making of the traditional handmade Chinese sword fittings see the photos here please -- part one http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/jianwei0220.jpg http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148/sword_fitting/11-2.jpg http://i606.photobucket.com/albums/tt148...
by charles wu
Mon Feb 28, 2011 10:22 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

Photos here, Shows without a question that a picture is worth a thousand words http://i563.photobucket.com/albums/ss74/msc-art/SEQUENCETOOL.jpg http://i563.photobucket.com/albums/ss74/msc-art/SQUENCE03JPG.jpg http://i563.photobucket.com/albums/ss74/msc-art/SQUENCE06.jpg http://i563.photobucket.com/a...
by charles wu
Mon Feb 28, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: Chinese Swordsmanship
Topic: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings
Replies: 27
Views: 15203

Re: The making of traditional handmade sword fittings

Dear All here, Since the handmade work is too slow. So some one ask a interlude. Okay, please see below, http://i563.photobucket.com/albums/ss74/msc-art/qingdao21.jpg http://i563.photobucket.com/albums/ss74/msc-art/qingdao22.jpg http://i563.photobucket.com/albums/ss74/msc-art/qingdao23.jpg http://i5...