|Project by DanoP||posted 03-18-2012 05:51 AM||2126 views||0 times favorited||12 comments|
This beauty was a rusted mess when I rescued it from the swap meet for fifty cents. Kingwood for the handle was simply sanded and buffed. The gloss is its own oils brought to the surface during “vigorous” buffing. New mild steel rivets. The metal the shaft was progressively sanded and polished. The original temper seemed in tact.
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