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Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 17th March 2020, 01:27 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,604
Posted By Anthony G.
I wish to share and add that recently I found a...

I wish to share and add that recently I found a black spot mark on my old Balinese bilah, most likely due to the warangka. I cleaned the whole bilah again and inspected it.

Then I applied No 2 in...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 11th March 2020, 04:10 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,503
Posted By Anthony G.
Thanks for info. I knew that keris is heat...

Thanks for info. I knew that keris is heat treated now. Cheers
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 10th March 2020, 03:15 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,503
Posted By Anthony G.
I used home vinegar before and soak for a day...

I used home vinegar before and soak for a day during weekend. The old balinese keris has a part on the bilah which is almost what you have described. I think it is the steel core.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 5th March 2020, 06:47 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi It does help. I bought an old keris from...

Hi

It does help. I bought an old keris from Indonesia and shipped to Singapore. It was protected by a wooden crate as what you have described and all is well.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 4th March 2020, 06:25 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 470
Posted By Anthony G.
These items are old especially for wood which is...

These items are old especially for wood which is old and fragile, therefore it is easy subject to breakage and damage.

From the picture, I felt that the item can be packed better. I have 2...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 28th February 2020, 06:22 AM
Replies: 28
Views: 3,604
Posted By Anthony G.
...

http://www.yamaha.com.sg/eshop/en/yamaha/BnO/WoodwindsAccessories/WoodwindsCleaningAcc/ASNeckBrushSaxophone

I use this type to clean the inner of dirty warangka.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 27th February 2020, 09:34 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 333
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi Alan Noted with thanks. I think I have chosen...

Hi Alan

Noted with thanks. I think I have chosen a wrong type of pamor for this keris.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 27th February 2020, 06:08 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 333
Posted By Anthony G.
Enquiry on Balinese keris pamor

Is this also consider cucumber seeds pamor in Bali context? This is a balinese bilah.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 17th February 2020, 03:42 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 457
Posted By Anthony G.
I also have similar experience and resort to...

I also have similar experience and resort to extreme action. But i am not sure if it will damage the dress or not since it is wood.

What I have done was to put the keris for an hour in the...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 2nd February 2020, 01:07 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,020
Posted By Anthony G.
Sometimes I saw keris with a scorpion craving on...

Sometimes I saw keris with a scorpion craving on the bilah, any idea what does it means?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 1st February 2020, 10:32 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 766
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi, interesting keris. Are you able to provide...

Hi, interesting keris. Are you able to provide bigger photo of the bilah? Thank you.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 31st January 2020, 03:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 854
Posted By Anthony G.
interesting. thanks

interesting. thanks
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 30th January 2020, 07:38 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 751
Posted By Anthony G.
It does looks like mine. Finally I got the name....

It does looks like mine. Finally I got the name. Thanks Alan........
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 28th January 2020, 07:06 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 751
Posted By Anthony G.
thanks

thanks
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 28th January 2020, 05:27 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 751
Posted By Anthony G.
Bugis keris pamor pattern name

Dear members

Is this a new invented pamor or there is a name for it?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 23rd January 2020, 12:09 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 854
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi Alan Thanks for the info.

Hi Alan

Thanks for the info.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 22nd January 2020, 02:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 854
Posted By Anthony G.
Forging song

Hi all

Anyone knows why an old Indonesian gentleman is singing while the other person is forging? What song is it all about?

https://youtu.be/4GMv-ISm97M
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 21st January 2020, 06:02 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By Anthony G.
Dear Alan Thanks so much for this detailed...

Dear Alan

Thanks so much for this detailed explanation. A good source for me to write inside my keris diary. However certain part I am lost and will re-organised my thoughts and seek your advice...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 21st January 2020, 02:25 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By Anthony G.
Good info, I always ponder why he puts 'things'...

Good info, I always ponder why he puts 'things' into that thin can. Thanks for sharing.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 20th January 2020, 02:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 774
Posted By Anthony G.
New method of making

The video link to youtube shown that a Balinese craftsman make a keris bilah using hammer in a mechanical structure (i do not know what it is called).

https://youtu.be/I9hchOnYets


Modern method of...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 16th January 2020, 05:21 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,028
Posted By Anthony G.
allow me to be busybody first in providing the...

allow me to be busybody first in providing the photo :p
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 15th January 2020, 01:18 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,028
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi Alan, what you have wrote is true. Indeed, he...

Hi Alan, what you have wrote is true. Indeed, he could have invented a new but similar pamor pattern. I think the name he gave is braid pamor (english) according to a friend.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 15th January 2020, 08:03 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,028
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi You are welcome. FYI please, if you want...

Hi

You are welcome.

FYI please, if you want this pamor; there is only 1 craftsman who can do that and in fact, he is the person who 'invented it'. There are only 4 such keris for the moment. ...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th January 2020, 07:39 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,028
Posted By Anthony G.
I think it is not from the same empu. But...

I think it is not from the same empu. But nevertheless, this keris is a beauty. The steel looks like it is forged from old keris material. nice!
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 23rd December 2019, 11:04 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 2,368
Posted By Anthony G.
Talking I have just tested the main site (page) and...

I have just tested the main site (page) and indeed the main site is working fine as per tested today at 8pm (Singapore Time SGT).

I randomly clicked at other links at main page and menu page. It is...
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