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Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 25th May 2022, 12:09 PM
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Posted By Anthony G.
I showed it to my good friend and he advised it...

I showed it to my good friend and he advised it is not ivory, could be a long bone sliced on the very side of the animal, Looks warangka might be made of animal bone.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 25th May 2022, 03:35 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 275
Posted By Anthony G.
I was thinking if the warangka could be moose...

I was thinking if the warangka could be moose antler. There are already Balinese craftsmen using moose antler for warangka. I kept some moose antler material made Balinese hulu.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 24th May 2022, 11:58 AM
Replies: 70
Views: 21,194
Posted By Anthony G.
I was told by a friend who said that temperature...

I was told by a friend who said that temperature of the surrounding during the time of 'washing' plays a role/part.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 24th May 2022, 02:37 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,274
Posted By Anthony G.
Yes, Alan. Indeed that is odd. I have taken...

Yes, Alan. Indeed that is odd. I have taken liberty to download and upload here (pdf). I used the link in another msg of yours and the link works fine.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 24th May 2022, 12:56 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,274
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi Alan, thanks for the sharing but do you happen...

Hi Alan, thanks for the sharing but do you happen to have a local pdf copy?

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I also support what Alan and David had just commented on safety. When i try...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 23rd May 2022, 01:25 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,274
Posted By Anthony G.
I understood. For sake of clarification, kindly...

I understood. For sake of clarification, kindly do not get my intention wrong as my msg. is generally for public and from a different perspective.
Asians sending keris to Indonesia is not expensive...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 23rd May 2022, 12:07 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,274
Posted By Anthony G.
My advice from own DIY experience using warangan...

My advice from own DIY experience using warangan solution to those who visits this thread was just leave and live with it if your country does not have professional people to help to 'wash' the...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 29th April 2022, 11:05 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,607
Posted By Anthony G.
I knew this person personally but I do not wish...

I knew this person personally but I do not wish to comment anything about him or the video.

As long a person follows protocol, declare correctly, honestly and also without a criminal records; it...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 29th April 2022, 12:55 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 905
Posted By Anthony G.
Hi there, Awesome comments. :D Nowadays...

Hi there,

Awesome comments. :D

Nowadays many young Balinese are learning and making keris to earn a living as well as to continue their Balinese keris culture. I found it awesome.

These...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 29th April 2022, 12:49 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,607
Posted By Anthony G.
Tricky, and indeed time has changed. Recently I...

Tricky, and indeed time has changed. Recently I have a Balinese forged a keris and when preparing to send to Singapore, no couriers in Bali wants to ship it. Reason: sharp weapon.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 28th April 2022, 03:22 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 905
Posted By Anthony G.
This video was on youtube for sometime already....

This video was on youtube for sometime already. It is also shared in my keris group at FaceBook (FB).

Nice video and do watch at 7:12 min, he is holding my keris.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 28th April 2022, 09:17 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,607
Posted By Anthony G.
Money makes the world go merry go...

Money makes the world go merry go round..............
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 28th April 2022, 02:13 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,607
Posted By Anthony G.
Apparently we are not allow to bring keris out of...

Apparently we are not allow to bring keris out of Indonesia unless there is a form of certification as what I was told by local native in the past. Keris is still consider a weapon and for sure do...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 20th April 2022, 10:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,302
Posted By Anthony G.
Interesting, I must visit this place when I have...

Interesting, I must visit this place when I have the opportunities in future.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 15th April 2022, 09:28 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,302
Posted By Anthony G.
Thanks for the detailed valuable info.

Thanks for the detailed valuable info.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th April 2022, 09:34 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,234
Posted By Anthony G.
You are correct

You are correct
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 14th April 2022, 09:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,302
Posted By Anthony G.
A Mythological Creature

What do you know about of this creature found in Indonesia?
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 12th April 2022, 02:11 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,274
Posted By Anthony G.
nice.

nice.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 11th April 2022, 02:21 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,274
Posted By Anthony G.
//quote// This process was repeated a number of...

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This process was repeated a number of times until I had to leave to catch my train.

The blades were passably stained and the m'ranggi told me --- through an interpreter, I could not...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 11th April 2022, 01:06 PM
Replies: 49
Views: 2,274
Posted By Anthony G.
Hmmm, I assume he is doing it in the Malay way of...

Hmmm, I assume he is doing it in the Malay way of warangan?

Anyway, I have tried to do warangan myself before and it was very hard. I even seek consultation with someone who was trained by a...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 8th April 2022, 03:06 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 2,268
Posted By Anthony G.
Looks like a Chinese deity.

Looks like a Chinese deity.
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 23rd March 2022, 04:11 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,540
Posted By Anthony G.
Talking I feel too shiny :p

I feel too shiny :p
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 22nd March 2022, 04:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,540
Posted By Anthony G.
Thanks all for sharing. I started to think...

Thanks all for sharing.

I started to think now that my violin probably is also cover with shellac. At least the bow was as what I was told.

Didn't realized things associated with finishing and...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 22nd March 2022, 09:12 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,540
Posted By Anthony G.
Shellac for warangka

Hi all, newbie when comes to this part.

I would like to apply thin layer of shellac to my old and modern made warangka to preserve and protect the wood.

And I would like to hear your view and...
Forum: Keris Warung Kopi 16th March 2022, 02:37 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,234
Posted By Anthony G.
Talking I think i saw similar pattern in a Balinese book,...

I think i saw similar pattern in a Balinese book, I will look at it again this weekend and reply. Meanwhile thanks for the compliment, may the force be with you.
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