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Old 08-13-2013, 04:57 PM
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Knife restoration

Is it better to restore blades or leave as is?
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Old 08-19-2013, 08:44 AM
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It depends on the knife. If it's a custom knife, especially one by a well known maker, "restoring" will destroy the value. When someone comes to me wanting a knife restored, the only time I'll do it is if it's a commercial knife, or one from an unknown maker.....otherwise I tell them that if they want it restored, they need to contact that specific maker.

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