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Project by HandsOgold posted 06-18-2007 12:54 AM 1553 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have a buddy with a knife collection for which I designed a display box. If he liked the box, I could only believe that he would like a knife to add to it. So, luckily he has a birthday every year and this cumaru handled baby was under his cake. It could have been used to slice that cake as well. lol. It has a half shaft tang so the wood was hollowed out to fit and the wood surrounds it totally. The second knife I made for ME, and why not, I deserve nice things. It is a full tang skinner with a Gaboon ebony handle with brass rivets. Both knives feel different in the hand but each is comfortable.

-- Dan

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#1 posted 06-18-2007 12:57 AM

These are great! I’ve always been fascinated by knives.


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#2 posted 06-18-2007 02:19 AM

Very cool Dan. Nice precise work. how did ya finish them?

-- Randy - Live by the spirit...Galatians 5:16

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#3 posted 06-18-2007 03:03 AM

Nice looking blades looks like they would dp the job of guttiing a deer and cooking it over a fire and any other job you had in mind for it. jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#4 posted 06-18-2007 03:16 AM

Great knife , now where is the Display Box.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#5 posted 06-18-2007 12:56 PM

Great blades Dan! I love custom built knives. Have several myself. Your pal should be proud!


-- Jimmy

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#6 posted 06-18-2007 01:35 PM

my uncle was a hunter and we bought him knives A LOT for presents. I wish I could have made him one, such as this… that would have been so special.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (

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#7 posted 06-19-2007 08:39 AM

Nice knives…where’s the display case?

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#8 posted 08-19-2007 06:00 AM

nice knives .. I bought some knife blanks on ebay a couple weeks ago. hope to get started on them soon.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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