Steve J

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  • Steve J

    Replied to the thread New member saying hi.
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    Welcome to EM.

    Steve
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    Liked mknife’s post in the thread Seagull.
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    Hi guys,
    I like to grind steel, I like to make any shape have a useful purpose.
    This knife was fun, born from the request of a collector who told me: it must be no more than 7 ", I have to eat every day but if necessary I also have to be able to skin…
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    Liked ilknives’s post in the thread Snowed 'in'.
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    I can't think of something better than being in the workshop on a snowy day... well, maybe a couple of things

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    Hi everyone,

    Thought I'd share a few pics of my latest build.

    Puukko style knife and sheath, constructed from 01 tool steel, bog oak, copper, leather and stainless steel, sheath is veg tan leather with silver birch insert.

    Super happy with how this…
  • Steve J

    Replied to the thread Critique on my 4ish knife :).
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    Very nice work, the grind especially.

    I would prefer a little more rounding off on the scales as well.

    You could give that a try by hand perhaps.

    Steve
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    So images below, I’m looking for some critique on this bushcraft knife, it’s still early days for me as a hobbyist so I know this isn’t uk to many people on here’s standards but spec is;
    80CRV2 3.5mm after all work done
    Flats hand sanded to 600 wet and…
  • Steve J

    Replied to the thread Kitchen knives galore.
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    Wow! Wish I was a chef.

    Steve
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    Liked Kirsten23’s post in the thread Hello.
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    Happy to hear from you people, definitely feeling awesome ...
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    6" bladed bowie iv been working on today. made from 4mm 14c28n and stacked micarta/g10/brass.
    the finish on the blade is as it comes out the vinegar after soaking a couple days to remove the anti scale

  • Steve J

    Replied to the thread Hello.
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    Welcome to EM

    Steve
  • Steve J

    Liked bobber’s post in the thread Hello and bonjour.
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    Thankyou for your welcomes. I've continued to take a few photo's on my travels, although not far afield, with the intension of posting them on B.B. when it was still up and running. Once I've got used to things here I will see what I have and post…
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    Hi Guys!
    Here is something special ! This damascus viking set is cooperational work with my brother Grzegorz Surdel, who made the spear and long saex knife and help me greatly with the axes.
    Leather work credit goes to Jakub Sołowij from Koi Fish…
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    Replied to the thread Hello and bonjour.
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    Welcome, Bonsoir!

    Steve
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    Thanks Steve. Got it now!
  • Steve J

    Replied to the thread EM Secret Santa 2017.
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    I did on Monday actually, must have gone awry.

    Will try again.

    Steve
  • Steve J

    Replied to the thread EM Secret Santa 2017.
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    Me too
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    mason knives - your knife is so pretty it crashed my PC. I sh!t you not, I had to reboot to write this... it couldn't take the handmade glory.

    Thanks to all involved, suggesting an idea is easy, everybody stood up for a stunning group effort.

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    What you see here is my Harrison 13" swing lathe, truly a thing on unmitigated beauty...




    I am having a proper sort out and restructure in the 'shop, part of that will consist of a little maintenance work to the above, it is in need of a new clutch...…
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    Replied to the thread Hi.
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    Hi, welcome:thumbup:

    Steve
  • Steve J

    Replied to the thread Hello.
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    Welcome to EM

    Steve