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Project by Filinvested posted 10-27-2010 10:42 PM 2477 views 2 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch

It was the broken IKEA kitchen knife which we are accustomed to and don’t want to throw away.





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HerbC

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#1 posted 10-27-2010 10:51 PM

And now it’s an unbelieveable piece of fine craftmanship that I would be afraid to use because I might mess it up!

Beautiful.

Be Careful!

Herb

-- Herb, Florida - Here's why I close most messages with "Be Careful!" http://lumberjocks.com/HerbC/blog/17090

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mtnwild

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#2 posted 10-27-2010 11:12 PM

Fantastic! That’s a nice wood handle! Very cool….................

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Dennisgrosen

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#3 posted 10-27-2010 11:14 PM

huu realy a niicee looking handle you got there :-)
did the rest of the knife get a good sharping too
now you had it in the shop

take care
Dennis

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Filinvested

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#4 posted 10-27-2010 11:25 PM

Thank you guys, we like it too. And of course it WILL work in the kitchen!

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GaryL

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#5 posted 10-27-2010 11:34 PM

Very nice! Keep that one out of the dishwasher.

-- Gary; Marysville, MI...Involve your children in your projects as much as possible, the return is priceless.

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Chip

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#6 posted 10-28-2010 12:09 AM

That’s really beautiful. Well done!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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racerglen

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#7 posted 10-28-2010 01:02 AM

LOVE IT !
I’m almost done a early 1900’s BIG butcher knife, 19 and a half inches overall. It’s been abused,angle grinder to sharpen, left to rust etc. But it’s now mostly shiney and with a new brass riveted walnut handle..
(camera’s off to repair shop) BUT ! this is much more of a fine piece. Well done ..

-- Glen, B.C. Canada

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branch

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#8 posted 10-28-2010 02:05 AM

hi great job looks great you serenely got a Handel on that job just kiddin
branch ps Irish sense of hummer

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mcoyfrog

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#9 posted 10-28-2010 07:39 PM

Great rebuild Love it..

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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SgtSnafu

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#10 posted 10-28-2010 09:05 PM

Very good work, looks great…

Thanks for sharing

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC

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mtnwild

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#11 posted 10-29-2010 01:44 AM

Hey, maybe you could show us how you cut those small tapered walnut and white pieces. That would be cool…..........Thanks…..............

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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Filinvested

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#12 posted 10-29-2010 03:24 PM

mtnwild:
It was not a problem – my “table saw” is very small:

first cut:

next cuts:

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mtnwild

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#13 posted 10-29-2010 10:14 PM

Thanks, very cool. I’ve seen those small table saws and thought how nice they’d be for just that kind of small cutting.

-- mtnwild (Jack), It's not what you see, it's how you see it.

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helluvawreck

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#14 posted 12-04-2015 01:32 PM

You did a beautiful job on this.

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

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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