LostBoy(IRL)

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>>>>>> WIN a KNIFE THREAD IS LIVE, HERE!! <<<<<<
  • First off, I own hardly any knives worth much over 100.

    Do I think knowing I can buy a 10 quid knife affects my wanting a better knife. No not really, I know what I want and if I'm in the position to, I buy it. I have 5-6 cheap knives (20-30 quid) that…
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    Just a little update. I’ve now got the Titan pillar drill that Jimmypie recommended, a 6” cast iron vice w/ swivel base, set of 6 files / rasps, and an angle grinder. My poor, poor credit card!! Oh, and some steel on order: n690 and 01. I think this…
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    I hear so much about the good stuff you can find at carboot sales in the UK. Over here, not so much. It's a population thing, we have led people in the entire country than many of your cites alone.
    Hit the boot sales was mentioned above, and I will…
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    Hey guys would love to get opinions, this is a Boker tech tool 2, I got a bit bored only after about 2 weeks owning it so decided to go a bit crazy, it has been taken apart, acid bathed to etch the steel and take away the shine, and I have "lizard…
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    Replied to the thread Katana scale 1:3.
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    that is amazing. I love it!
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    Thanks men. I really enjoyed it. Found it both relaxing and rewarding & thinking of pulling together some tools so it can be a winter hobby.
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    Replied to the thread Hello from Athenry Ireland!.
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    Good to see another west of Ireland addition to the fold, welcome.
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    Replied to the thread Raffle EM Raffles.
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    keep within what ever rules you guys need to, but I think it's a great idea and would be up for whatever you decide.
    Would entries outside the UK be considered a difficulty?
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    Liked camperman’s post in the thread Raffle EM Raffles.
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    My only suggestion on this would be to give it a trial run.
    Pick a knife.
    Advertise the tickets at £10 a pop.
    Do not take money until 120% is promised ( to take into account drop outs) perhaps 150%.
    Call in the money and when 100% collected do the…
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    have a pair, bought second-hand, ex mod.
    I do quite like them, only bought last Nov. And not worn too often since. So will see how they last.
    They are in good condition, not much wear on the sole. Best part cost me €45.
    I take size 9, which can be a…
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    Replied to the thread Scimitar.
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    I think the best word to describe it is 'Epic'.
    Truly a wonderful creation.
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    In fact my first anything in leatherwork ! Took me two hours but i'm pretty happy with it :)
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