I’m back at it. My goods showed up, so I can get to work.
Here’s what I was waiting on.
Since I am only holding this to my fixture with 1/8″ pins, and 2-56 screws, I decided to grind off the bulk of the extra material from my handle slabs.
Here’s laying out the profile with a sharpie.<
And here they are, all ground, and ready to get machined.
Drilling the stop pins.
Getting ready to mill the perimeter
Milling the perimeter of the handles.
Counter-boring the pivot.
All done machining.