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groy87

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1244 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: knife knives blade question

Hey,

I have been playing with the idea of making a nordic fixed blade knife where I would purchase a pre-made blade and make the handle myself. I have found several suppliers in Europe but I have been unable to find any that are located within the US. I have considered just biting the bullet and paying the cost to ship the blade but I want to give finding a US provider one last shot.

Does anyone know any companies located in the US that sell nordic knife blades similar to (polar or Bruseleto)??

Thanks!
G


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Mike Gager

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#1 posted 1244 days ago

hey what makes it a nordic knife? i did a google search but didnt really see anything specific. when i see nordic i think viking but the knives i saw didnt give me that impression

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Dennisgrosen

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#2 posted 1244 days ago

groy I canĀ“t help you there other than I have seen a site who had some of the brands last year

Mike
take a talk with Mads
http://lumberjocks.com/mafe
he can tell you all about the Nordic stile and how to make them

take care
Dennis

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groy87

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#3 posted 1244 days ago

Sorry Mike, the when I say nordic I am refering to the general shape of the blade and the fact that it is a ‘fixed’ blade. Here is a few images of what I mean by a nordic style knife. (Images came from the Brisa gallery)

@Dennidgrosen: I have been talking with Mads for a bit and he was the one gave me the idea to make a knife and showed me several European sites that have the blades.

https://www.brisa.fi/portal/index.php?option=com_joomnik&album=4&task=photo&id=4&Itemid=27

I am truing to find a US based company that provides blades made by: Polar, EnZo, or Brusletyo

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Dennisgrosen

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#4 posted 1244 days ago

mighty fine blades and knife you show :-)

it was also Mike I ask to take the talk with Mads :-)
but there must be some in US that have theese kind of blades
I realy thinl I saw an american site last year with them …..but maybee they are gone out of busyness now
i realy hope you find one in US….........
but there could be a little busynessniche for you there if you want have the trouble .. LOL

take care
Dennis

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