Iron Hoarder Elmax

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    I have done a few scales in Carbon Fiber, but never a hidden tang. I knew it would be a bit of a challenge as CF can be an utter swine to drill.

    I did do a bit of a search on line and could not find much in the way of this sort of thing, but now I know…
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    hi
    I got myself an early Xmas-present.
    Snake-Folder made by Andrea Paini. 11,5 cm of handle, 8,5 cm of CPM154 Blade. The hollow grind is mirrorpolished. The flats are left satin.
    IT is a linerlock. The liners have firework all around. Handlematerial is…
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    (Quote from Platinum)

    Pretty sure the only reason they paved the roads in the UK was to make it harder to pry up cobbles to throw at politicians.
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    As you may well know I have been a fan of the hidden tang since I started creating.

    The Puukko has held a particular interest for a while now, but recently I have become totally hooked on the design after taking one on a week long trip (my leather…
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    Replied to the thread Sold Solid WENGE......free!.
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    Do you have any of this Wenge left Chui?
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    Copied from my website



    This is an apology to all those interested people that have emailed me from 2013 to 2015, when my website first ran.
    In assisting me to get this new website looking attractive, my daughter found out that there were a bunch of
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    Replied to the thread Queen cutlery congress.
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    The best way to buy a Queen is to have it in hand and look it over. Some are really good and some aren't The same goes for Case and many other knives. GEC generally are much better although there have been a few that slipped through that weren't up to…
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    Straight razor grinds and terminology.



    The point of the blade can be shaped in several styles, the commonest being the round point and the square point (or ‘spike’). But there are also half-round, oblique, notched and French points. The sharp…
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    Replied to the thread Straight razors..
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    Very Nice. Let me know if you need rusty patients to work on.
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    Iron Hoarder Hello Rob.
    You've made Imogen very happy.
    I owe you one 👍
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    Liked Roger’s post in the thread 2017 show.
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    I live in easy spitting distance of London and never take up show options there.

    Current security issues apart you have ridiculous parking prices and issues. Those of us with non urban vehicles get caned on emission charges, there is the congestion…
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    Replied to the thread Imogen's first SAK.
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    I'm glad she likes it. I'm always happy to help a kid get their first knife. I always make sure they are affordable and SAKs are great for kids.
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    Imogen's outdoor activities in the rural Southwest have fired a previously hidden passion for a Swiss Army knife.Unknown to me, A recent camping weekend saw her friend produce a SAK & proceed to cut & saw in preparing dinner around the fire & use the…
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    Liked Da Main Mouse’s post in the thread Drill bits.
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    most people get carried away with geometry and so forth, iv have drilled thousands of holes in my years as a machinist and have only ever used one grind shown above in the video, 118deg ish, bit of clearance in the web and have found above all,…
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    Replied to the thread 2017 show.
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    (Quote from Hattori Hanzo)

    Where are you?
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    Replied to the thread 2017 show.
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    Where are you now. I'm sorting knives.
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    Replied to the thread 2017 show.
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    Been in the room pricing knives for the last hour.
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    Replied to the thread 2017 show.
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    Want to meet in the bar across from the show room? Where are you now?
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    Replied to the thread 2017 show.
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    I'm sitting in the bar on the right of the main entrance if anyone is about. Next to the second window.
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    Replied to the thread 2017 show.
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    I just got here. Anyone ready for lunch?