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Old 03-03-2021, 07:21 PM   #301
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One for the stash! First "Dino" pattern

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Old 03-07-2021, 04:14 PM   #302
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Another order down!

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Old 03-12-2021, 01:18 PM   #303
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A trapper in damascus w some dyed and stabilized box elder wood covers. This one is going in the stash for the show in May!

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Old 03-15-2021, 11:32 AM   #304
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Another order done for a former student of mine that received a full ride academic scholarship to TCU!! Great young man with a bright future ahead of him!!

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Old 03-16-2021, 11:35 AM   #305
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Fixed blade to change up the routine!! Cpm154 stainless steel, 10 1/8" total w 4 3/4" cutting edge, mosaic pins and lanyard tube with some awesome hybrid scales.
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Old 03-20-2021, 07:21 PM   #306
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Finally finished up my 1st 2 blade trapper I've been working on here n there! 6 years ago this week I started my knifemaking journey in fixed blades, then about 3 years ago I ventured into making these folders...never in a million years would I have thought I'd have taken it this far! Thanks for following along on my progress!

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Old 03-20-2021, 08:42 PM   #307
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Finally finished up my 1st 2 blade trapper I've been working on here n there! 6 years ago this week I started my knifemaking journey in fixed blades, then about 3 years ago I ventured into making these folders...never in a million years would I have thought I'd have taken it this far! Thanks for following along on my progress!

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Beautiful blade. Nice job.


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Old 03-20-2021, 08:54 PM   #308
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Beautiful blade. Nice job.


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Old 03-22-2021, 10:05 AM   #309
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Looking slick
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Old 03-22-2021, 10:07 AM   #310
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Have you made any lock blades?
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Old 03-22-2021, 11:02 AM   #311
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Have you made any lock blades?
Haha, nope!! I have attempted 1 and it's still in various parts on my bench because I wasn't happy with the way it was going. I've been so busy w slipjoint orders the past 2 years that I haven't had much time to work on new skills like the lockblade mechanism. I WANT to make one, just don't know when I'll get around to doing it. I've had a lady I work with been hounding me for 2 years to make her a lockblade for her husband!haha I'll get to it eventually!!

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Old 03-27-2021, 06:00 PM   #312
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0-1 tool steel on thiis Zulu pattern w green dyed spalted box elder and stainless hardware... got to see LOTS of awesome knives yesterday in Ft Worth at the ICCE show! If you're a "knife" guy/gal and ya didn't make it out there this year, put it on your to do list for next year!

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Old 03-27-2021, 06:47 PM   #313
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Amazing work!!
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Old 03-28-2021, 04:05 PM   #314
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Amazing work!!
Thank you! Last one for the weekend! Spalted hackberry on this Lanny's Clip in O-1 tool steel!


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Old 04-02-2021, 11:43 PM   #315
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Finished this jigged bone folder tonight for the stash!

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Old 04-04-2021, 09:46 PM   #316
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2nd Dino I've done and I really like this knife pattern! O1 tool steel w some brown micarta

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Old 04-11-2021, 12:01 PM   #317
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Blue g10 shadow pattern in O-1 carbon steel

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