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Project by Greg Sherman posted 04-26-2017 04:25 PM 848 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My friend Roy gave me a very large Redwood round. I in turn made him a stubby skinner for everyday carry. The handle is Manzanita.

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com





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jim65

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#1 posted 04-26-2017 04:48 PM

beautiful, is this a purchased blade or forged? well done!

-- Jim, Marostica Italy

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Greg Sherman

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#2 posted 04-26-2017 04:52 PM

Although I do forge my own knives and make my own handles – this blade is from Texas Knife Maker. I added the handles from scrap wood in my shop.

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com

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JCamp

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#3 posted 04-26-2017 05:08 PM

Looks great. The one you posted earlier is also a very nice knife.
Was the blade a blank or did you still have to shape it?

-- Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might

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Greg Sherman

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#4 posted 04-26-2017 05:13 PM

That blade is also from Texas Knife Maker, ready to use. I do forge and grind my own knives but the two knives I posted today were gifts and I needed a quick turn around.

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com

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helluvawreck

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#5 posted 04-26-2017 06:05 PM

This is a beautiful knife. He should be very satisfied with that piece.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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Greg Sherman

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#6 posted 04-26-2017 06:36 PM

Thx. He’s a great friend entering in to the last months of his life. I just wanted to give him a small token of my appreciation.

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com

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Jamie McDonald

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#7 posted 04-29-2017 09:49 PM

i want one!!

-- "The notes I handle no better than many pianists. But the pauses between the notes - ah, that is where the art resides!" --Artur Schnabel

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