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Project by madts posted 05-04-2012 02:34 AM 1287 views 1 time favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I have wanted to make some ceramic knives for friends. Bought a blank and looked at it a lot. I really did not want to rout out the tangs on both sides. So I came up with the idea of making 3 scales, 2 regular and one the thickness of the blade. See the template. After that it was easy. The only problem is when smearing epoxy on 3 parts is that they are slicker than owl shit. Next time I will use brass rods drilled through all scales before assembley and have an extra feature at the end.

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.





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Martyroc

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#1 posted 05-04-2012 02:57 AM

Looks good, what wood is that?

-- Martin ....always count the number of fingers you have before, and after using the saw.

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madts

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#2 posted 05-04-2012 03:01 AM

I do not know. Came with the knife. Could be Knookie, or Boinkie. I know that it is not Bobinga because I got that yesterday. :)

-- Thor and Odin are still the greatest of Gods.

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#3 posted 05-04-2012 10:40 AM

Nice knife. I like ti.

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#4 posted 05-04-2012 06:01 PM

Nice knife!

Slicker than owl shit? It that like smoother than goat lips?

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