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That is a beautiful chef's knife.  Looks very comfortable for the hand.

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Sweet!

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Thats a good looking Chefs knife.

You gonna make her a couple of companion blades to go with it?

Just curious...what did you do for edge geometry and heat treat on it?

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David Reeves posted:

Thats a good looking Chefs knife.

You gonna make her a couple of companion blades to go with it?

Just curious...what did you do for edge geometry and heat treat on it?

Thank you!

Yessir, I got some 1/16" stock last go around and plan to make a paring knife and eventually a Nigiri knife and a Cleaver, the cleaver will probably come first as she grinds chickens for her cattery so it'll see tons of use. 

I ground the whole blade down to about 0.007" and then it got even thinner with hand sanding, I didn't measure it before sharpening but I'd guess it was around 0.005" before I set the edge.  I don't have any way of measuring edge angle, but it was about 10-15 degrees per side. It's 2" wide at the widest point, so it's basically a fricken laser beam. 

Nice. With that kind of angle it should be sharp but relatively durable yet be able to be easilly touched up with a steel.

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working on a custom Bowie idea for a potential client

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got a shipment from Peters. A bunch of orders and a bunch to make. Tomorrow the work on these starts. 

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I'm planning to do some steel testing 

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I've got a small batch of .100” 3V running.

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a sgian dubh ish I’m working on. This one in 3V

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and I’ll be getting some of these in .250” 80crv2 soonish, I may order some spiked versions as well

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Chefs knife looks very good and am waiting to see the clever and the bowie. Overall, good work sir.

Oh yea, forgot to say, more beard on that axe and I like your spike idea so I can get my Viking on. 

While I like where your head's at, I don't believe there is any evidence of Vikings using spiked axes.... Unfortunately. 

But I'll be ordering some with a spike anyways! 

a pocket puukko commission 
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and an M27 commission 

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20200224_19112920200224_19114720200224_19122320200224_19125420200224_19124220200224_191439Arrived today.  Absolutely killer

  Fit, finish and overall quality is outstanding.   Wicked freaking sharp as well.  The sheath is well made and perfectly fit.

I am beyond happy.  Let's get stabby!

 

 

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