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This is a set I made for myself. I just started making knives, to go along with my woodworking and hunting hobbies. This set is stainless with ebony handles.
-- Chad -- Buffalo, NY
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#1 posted 08-08-2010 02:40 AM
Nice job, I like the one on the left, it looks like it would be a great skinner. The other does too but I’ve never been a fan of larger knives for skinning.Great looking handles!
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#2 posted 08-08-2010 05:46 AM
Those look like they would add more stiches to my hands. LOL! Nice set!
-- Greg, Southern Oregon, www.oregonburls.com What can I say but God Is Good!
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#3 posted 08-08-2010 05:49 AM
Just curious, is there a reason for the curved shape of the blade?
-- “Once more unto the breach, dear friends...” Henry V - Act III, Scene I
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#4 posted 08-08-2010 04:25 PM
Very nice knives! I like them.I wish I had the skill to make knives.Thanks for sharng.
-- Robert B. Sabina, Ohio..... http://www.etsy.com/shop/WoodenfrogWoodenProd
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#5 posted 08-08-2010 05:29 PM
Very nice. They look like good sharp tools. I’ve only made one knife handle and it was trickier than I thought.
-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe
#6 posted 08-09-2010 08:10 PM
Mostly just for the way I wanted them to look. The bigger was designed to be like an Ulu knife but I wanted a regular handle. The smaller is meant to more of a caping knife, though I tend to use the smaller for all the cleaning.
#7 posted 08-09-2010 08:12 PM
Greg, Making a similar set added six stitches to my hand when I thoght I was in too much of a hurry to use a clamp when I was drilling. I haven’t made that mistake since, so I guess I can still learn.
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#8 posted 08-10-2010 01:45 AM
That’s great making your own knives. You get them just the way you like.
I’ve re handled a few knives. Mostly all with elk or deer stag. Don’t make them yet, but on my bucket list.
Tape those blades up while working….......
-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.
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#9 posted 08-11-2010 08:50 PM
Those blades are sweet
-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug
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#10 posted 04-15-2012 07:40 PM
great looking knives! I especially like the one on the right.
-- Sometimes the creative process requires foul language. -- Charles Neil
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