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Old 02-02-2013, 07:51 PM
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my contribution to the knife world

not sure if you will like it but hear it is.
the Irish contribution to the knife world
D2 mirror polished blade, seasoned walnut scales with brass liners.
hand forged damascus bolsters, central mosaic button with brass pins either side
file work on blade spine, file work surrounds the entire tang.





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Old 02-03-2013, 09:27 AM
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What's not to like? That thing is dead sexy.
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Old 02-03-2013, 09:50 AM
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That is a work of art my friend
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Old 02-03-2013, 10:12 AM
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Thank god i got a reply.........
thought i was being totally boycotted..
been doing the knife thing at home for awhile now.
guess you could call it a hobby that pays for itself.
mostly friends and friends of friends who get one from me.
maybe one day i will make a knife im totally happy with..
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Old 02-03-2013, 10:27 AM
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That's a really nice man. I what kind of pins did you use on the bolsters?


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Old 02-03-2013, 01:34 PM
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Absolutely beautiful work. Sometimes, its hard to get a response on here.


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Old 02-03-2013, 02:51 PM
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That's a really nice man. I what kind of pins did you use on the bolsters?
used bolts to see how they would work and what they would look like.
tuned out nice but think i prefer the traditional pining.
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Old 02-03-2013, 04:00 PM
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Ahh ok I couldn't quite tell with my scratched up phone screen.


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Old 02-03-2013, 04:52 PM
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thanks for the comments
hope to improve it on my next go
little more refinement more attention to detail.
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Old 02-08-2013, 09:50 PM
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That's an awesome knife. I love the details to the details. This is what I want to learn to build. Thank you for sharing.
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Old 02-09-2013, 08:43 PM
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Nice! Getting D2 to polish that well is no small feat.


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Old 02-28-2013, 04:37 PM
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Great filework!!!
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Old 03-01-2013, 11:13 AM
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absolutely Stunning work my friend, a show of true Craftsmanship .

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Old 03-02-2013, 09:37 AM
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One GREAT looking knife you got there.. Love the file work!!!!
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Old 03-02-2013, 10:29 AM
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Outstanding work and your filework looks flawless. Kudos!


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