Engine Turned Block Crosses

Engine Turning is a hand operated lathe or machine and requires great skill. Of the Victorian design, these machines have not been made since the 1960's. The principle is the reverse of hand engraving in some ways. The work is forced onto cutter which is fixed and sharpened in the same way as a hand held graver. So the work moves and the pattern is built up with a series of straight or wavy cuts depending on the plate pattern used. As the bed holding the work moves it follows the plate which is shaped, this profile shape is then copied onto the item being engine turned. If the plate is the same, the next to it is the same and so the pattern is created.
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  1. Silver 25x15mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
  2. 9ct Gold 25x15mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
  3. Silver 20x12mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
  4. 9ct Gold 20x12mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
  5. Silver 17x10mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
  6. 9ct Gold 17x10mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
  7. Silver 34x18mm engine turned lined border solid block Cross
  8. Sale 9ct Rose Gold 34x18mm engine turned lined border solid block Cross
  9. 9ct Gold 34x18mm engine turned lined border solid block Cross
  10. 9ct White Gold 25x15mm engine turned lined border solid block Cross
  11. Silver 25x15mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
  12. 9ct Rose Gold 25x15mm engine turned line border solid block Cross
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