Originally Posted by tech69
that looks awesome! One day when I ditch the middleman I hope I find a nice spot to do that kind of work and be able to take my time without some boss breathing down my neck.
If you're referring to having your own shop, you probably still won't have time. Hopefully you'll be busy with customers breathing down your neck..
Once you are independently wealthy, like John, you can retire and take your time....
John, if those pieces aren't available as repro's, you could go into business selling them. Much better quality than anything stamped overseas...