Making Wedding Bands!

  • Published: 13 August 2019
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Comments • 2 093

  • Shane Kruse
    Shane Kruse  49 minutes back

    Hey Alec after almost 18 years I have lost my wedding band how much did it cost you in gold? I am looking for a new band and have made a ring in the past but am curious about how much you spent in gold?

    • chiraz amrane
      chiraz amrane  6 hours back

      I loved the hammer look

      • Droggelbecher !
        Droggelbecher !  11 hours back

        out of curiosity: why not use a centre lathe?

        the bigger gold chips might actually be easier to sort out this way, and the method is quicker.

        • Simon Green
          Simon Green  12 hours back

          YAY She said yes! :D

          • I H
            I H  12 hours back

            Dude. When someone is talking from their heart. You can see it. That's how you are talking. God BLESS you man with like and a big family!!

            • I H
              I H  13 hours back

              Dude. You look 12 years old now. CONGRATS chaps!!

              • B- MO
                B- MO  13 hours back

                DAMNNN HES THICCC

                • Lapis Lazuli
                  Lapis Lazuli  13 hours back

                  *He looks like Lewis Robinson*

                  • Clayton Pegram
                    Clayton Pegram  15 hours back

                    I'm digging that hammered finish. I might get myself one. Congrats on the engagement.

                    • Michael Renberg
                      Michael Renberg  18 hours back

                      Congrats bro

                      • GoldenWither101
                        GoldenWither101  19 hours back

                        It’s poetic in the way in which you left the rings in a hammered finish, showing that you legitimately forged the relationship between the two of you and how there may have been bumps along the way, and by work hardening the rings you’ve shown that you and her are in it for the long haul and you have become strong together, never being able to be broken because you know you have each other.

                        I wish for you and your soon to be wife to have a relationship stronger than any Damascus you’ve forged

                        Sorry for the puns but I truly mean it
                        Love ya man

                        • Philip L
                          Philip L  19 hours back

                          Regarding Lost Wax casting, I've always wondered. Why does the metal need to be poured? Why not create a much larger investment cast with a bowl at the top and let the metals melt slowly into place in the oven?

                          • Big Boss
                            Big Boss  22 hours back

                            Shame. Watched almost 10 minutes of video and was starting to think Alec had finally gotten rid of Will. Unwatchable.

                            • Ryulin18
                              Ryulin18  23 hours back

                              I know the drill. I also know the sander and the anvil and the hammers and the torches

                              • Finn
                                Finn  24 hours back

                                Do you make weapons or jewelry

                                • Wesley Collins
                                  Wesley Collins  1 days back

                                  Hammered look sucks on weapons but very cool looking on jewelry. Is jewelry something your going to start for sale your good at it

                                  • THE RURAL RENEGADE
                                    THE RURAL RENEGADE  1 days back

                                    Jumping into the middle end of the pool 😂 I love it

                                    • Pedro Pimentel
                                      Pedro Pimentel  1 days back

                                      This is so sweet and soul healing in so happy he’s so cute and enthusiastic omg

                                      • Timmothy wicks
                                        Timmothy wicks  1 days back

                                        face reveal!!!

                                        • William C
                                          William C  1 days back

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                                          Making Wedding Bands!
                                          I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
                                          We fell in love, despite our differences, and once we did, something rare and beautiful was created. For me, love like that has only happened once, and that's why every minute we spent together has been seared in my memory. I'll never forget a single moment of it.

                                          • andrew perry
                                            andrew perry  1 days back

                                            I like the hammered finish, looks great. Well done and congratulations

                                            • Emin Başavul
                                              Emin Başavul  1 days back

                                              Previous video was perfect. On this video you are talking too much dude

                                              • Jesse Freeman
                                                Jesse Freeman  2 days back

                                                A truly beautiful ring congrats, I wish you and your fiancee a very happy life together =]

                                                • Eddie Tanner
                                                  Eddie Tanner  2 days back

                                                  Congrats and hope you have a long and happy marriage

                                                  • sneebs85
                                                    sneebs85  2 days back


                                                    • amricke
                                                      amricke  2 days back

                                                      That hammered finish does look pretty nice. Well done.

                                                      • Jason
                                                        Jason  2 days back

                                                        I love you both.

                                                        • Kirby Spencer
                                                          Kirby Spencer  2 days back

                                                          Always wondered why he picked Montana of all places. Now we know.

                                                          • Dylan Nicholson
                                                            Dylan Nicholson  2 days back


                                                            • Horace Lancre Blue
                                                              Horace Lancre Blue  2 days back

                                                              SOOO happy for you folks! And I can't help but feel like the rings with the hammered finish look just right for a blacksmith and his spouse.
                                                              All the best from Switzerland!

                                                              • Rusty Barnes
                                                                Rusty Barnes  2 days back

                                                                Alec, you should consider buying a silicone ring for yourself, and use it as your daily wear ring. For special occasions the gold is proper, but the metal band can get you into trouble in an industrial setting.

                                                                • Darin Roodman
                                                                  Darin Roodman  2 days back

                                                                  Took a while to get a chance to watch this. Mazel tov, wonderful news! She's a lucky girl! Congrats congrats! Your folks must be thrilled! Is she from the US or the UK?

                                                                  • Francisco Vargas
                                                                    Francisco Vargas  2 days back

                                                                    You should forge a blade for your bride. It'd make a wonderful wedding present

                                                                    • Fiddcs donk
                                                                      Fiddcs donk  2 days back

                                                                      whats the difference in weeding rings and wedding bands? Tought it just the first ring.

                                                                      • James Mortlock
                                                                        James Mortlock  2 days back

                                                                        Anyone else trying to see if you could see her face in the ring...

                                                                        • Raymond Gonzalez
                                                                          Raymond Gonzalez  2 days back

                                                                          Alec Steele. Congratulations

                                                                          • Jeffrey Marquez
                                                                            Jeffrey Marquez  2 days back

                                                                            So happy for you Alec!

                                                                            Ps. Teach her to blacksmith and have her on the show!

                                                                            • Ali G
                                                                              Ali G  2 days back

                                                                              Félicitations Alec 💪🏼💍

                                                                              • James Hobkirk
                                                                                James Hobkirk  2 days back

                                                                                You're Right the Hammered finish is Spectacular!

                                                                                • toompy floyd
                                                                                  toompy floyd  2 days back

                                                                                  Almighty keep you brother! May you and your future wife be happy in this world and the next!

                                                                                  • Preston Pope
                                                                                    Preston Pope  2 days back

                                                                                    With the equipment you work with, and how much you work with your hands, you should probably wear a silicone Qalo ring. At least in your regular day to day. Beautiful work though.

                                                                                    • ludovic lonchamp
                                                                                      ludovic lonchamp  2 days back

                                                                                      félicitation a toi et à ta femme , !!!!i'm happy for you !!!

                                                                                      • William Morrin
                                                                                        William Morrin  2 days back

                                                                                        Ha Alec, when is your BIG day.... U should have a friend live stream it.... You are awesome Alec

                                                                                        • poo why not
                                                                                          poo why not  2 days back

                                                                                          vote for alec to get micrometers so he can not use calipers

                                                                                          • Brent Steffen
                                                                                            Brent Steffen  2 days back

                                                                                            did you drop the file at 13:09 ?

                                                                                            • Rico Kühne
                                                                                              Rico Kühne  2 days back

                                                                                              Easy Peasy Lemonsqueezy Abrakadabra😌

                                                                                              • Alex
                                                                                                Alex  2 days back

                                                                                                Matterhackers is pretty great. They are where I get all my filaments from as well as being a local company to me.

                                                                                                • Muhannad Alyousef
                                                                                                  Muhannad Alyousef  2 days back

                                                                                                  Congrats 👌🏻👌🏻