Supreme tattoo machine by paulo cruzes
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Supreme Black coils tattoo machine

The “Supreme Black” coils tattoo machine  The Supreme tattoo machine This Classic design originated by Spaulding and Rogers MFG , Huck Spaulding & Paul Rogers This Supreme tattoo machine has been reproduced by many tattoo artists around the world, every one has made a version of this style and here is mine, “The Supreme Black […]

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Who made the “BULLDOG” Tattoo Machine

The Bulldog Tattoo Machine  Sailor Jerry ? Collins, better known as “Sailor Jerry” in the tattoo business, was born in 1911 & died June 12, 1973 Some people say that Sailor Jerry created and made the Bulldog tattoo machine, because he was using a coils tattoo machine in the look alike design, I do not […]

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tattoo machine owen jensen
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Owen Jensen

Owen Jensen   1891 – 1976  Owen Jensen Born in Pleasant Grove, Utah. As a young man he worked in the railroad shop in Ogden, Utah. In a 1972 letter written to Paul Rogers, Jensen said that in 1911 he walked 12 miles to Provo, Utah to see the Buffalo Bill Wild West Show. It was […]

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Coils tattoo machine by Paulo Cruzes Dietzel
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Amund Dietzel

Amund Dietzel   1890 – 1973 Amund Dietzel was born in the town of Fredrikstad, Norway in 1890, and went to sea at the tender age of ten. He learned the art of hand tattooing during those early sailor years. While with the Danish Merchant Marines, Dietzel was ship-wrecked in the Saint Lawrence Seaway and stayed […]

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Jonesey Tattoo Machine by Paulo Cruzes
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William Jones

Willam Jones   1898 – 1969  William E. Jones was one of the most well known people historically in the tattoo industry. Better known historically in the tattoo community as “Jonesy”. Bill Jones was born in Wilkes-Barre PA in the year 1898, was a Veteran of WW-I and his obituary lists him as a U.S.Army Veteran. […]

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rotary tattoo machine by Paulo Cruzes
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Direct Drive Kikkou by Paulo Cruzes

Kikkou Rotary tattoo machine The 3.5 Stroke super light weight rotary tattoo machine,”Kikkou” pattern skillfully engraved all around the body case, this rotary tattoo machine is vibration free.

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Charlie Wagner Classic Shader by paulo cruzes
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Timeless Classic Tattoo Machine

  Timeless Classic Tattoo Machine by Paulo Cruzes 2015 Timeless Classic Tattoo Machine by Paulo Cruzes 2015 Those tattoo machines are made of Iron with different finishes, Black high polished, Copper plated tempered in light brown & dark brown, mounted with 10 wraps shorty coils in Black solid fabric, the tattoo machines are set up […]

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Paul Rogers tattoo machine j-frame
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Paul Rogers Classic tattoo machine by paulo cruzes

Paul Rogers   1905 – 1990  Paul Rogers Classic tattoo machine by Paulo Cruzes 2015 A lot has been written about Paul Rogers, the tattoo Legend, he was a tattoo artist and a tattoo machine builder, “The Iron Factory” was his trade name. Respect to Paul Rogers that has created timeless tattoo machine designs, his models […]

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rotary tattoo machine by Paulo Cruzes
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DD1 Rotary tattoo machine

DD1 Rotary tattoo machine by Paulo Cruzes 2014 The DD1 Rotary tattoo machine It is a 4mm Stroke Direct Drive rotary tattoo machine, the motor is a 15V- 5W Nichibo, runs on between 3 and 15vdc, Low profile & semi-flat design 3 – 15VDC MOTOR – TOP QUALITY NICHIBO It has a lot of torque […]

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DD2 Rotary tattoo machine

DD2 Rotary tattoo machine DD Stands for Direct Drive & it has no give, just a constant circular stroke movement. When I engineer a tattoo machine, I take time to think about the design & the functionality of it all, I try many different motors before selecting “The ONE” A solid block of Aircraft aluminum […]

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