Traditional Swedge Types

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  • Brilliant post Mr mason sir!!

    Iv always loved the eclectic look the different swedges give to a multi blade :love:

    Must admit though ,the first time I noticed the difference ,I thought it was a wonderful screw up on just that knife (read green)


  • - great idea to show this, Paul :thumbup:

    A couple examples here of a Dowell and Oeser swedge.

    Personal preference of course, but I think I favour the fine belt finish to the hand-rubbed........there's a touch more definition, as perhaps, the hand-rubbing slightly rounds the grind edges..?


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