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As mine is still in the smiths (and has been for 6 weeks and no end in sight) The parts I have here are being fantasy pimped :D For those results you'll have to wait a few days. In the mean time to aliviate my suffering, lets see yours :D be it pcp, springer, rimmie or centrefire.Last Post By: FGYT Yesterday, 08:18 PMsal
Years ago, there was a long discussion on making a forum knife for the BB forum. After much discussion, it was narrowed to two models (a Native Slipit and a custom design). We made two protos and sent them in to BB. As it turned out, the Native model was selected. Then the Golden factory ended...Last Post By: nikoo Today, 09:36 AMJohn56
Following on from our May meet, I've spoken to Paul (Bardster) and we are all invited down to sunny Kent for the August Bank Holiday weekend, 29th - 31st August. If you've been before you know just how wonderful the place is and just how accommodating Paul and Hugh the owner are. If you...Last Post By: zorro Yesterday, 06:49 PMmistwalker
Fiddleback Forge has recently added a new dimension to their offerings by launching a line of mid-tech knives. The first three models in this new line are, from top to bottom, the: Bushfinger, Hiking Buddy, and Runt. These three are all made of CPM S35VN stainless steel, and they come with the...Last Post By: mistwalker Yesterday, 04:44 PMfromthearth
i think this is in the right section. I just bought a new pair of alt-berg tethera boots after my salomon 4d gtx gave up the ghost. wanted something really rugged and saw the purchase as an investment and as such id like to look after them as best as possible. Obviously my old boots were not...Last Post By: frank cole Today, 02:06 PMMarkemark21
Hello all need some help one getting a pair of small wire cutters or multi tool for fishing I will mainly be using them to cut wire trace and mono. But I want one that don't squash it And make a mess of it a nice clean cut as such. Just wanted to know if any one has experience in a decent...Last Post By: Ian Atkinson Yesterday, 08:05 PMAshley Brayson
Hi everyone, This is my first post and I've started collecting Barlows. I've been looking at the Taylors Eye Witness range of Premier Barlows and one thing has been bothering me. On most but not all of the photographs I've seen there seems to be an irregular groove at the blade end...Last Post By: Noddy Yesterday, 11:16 PMcamperman
Would a kiln that has a top temp of 1050c be ok for 14C28N? And if so, would you buy one or look at something that goes up to 1200c for 3 times the price? just in case. Sorry not a very clear question. Don't say "buy both" as that's not an option. Thanks All.Last Post By: John D Yesterday, 06:18 PMEnJoneer
Hi, I'm new to the whole knife making thing but thought I would give it a go as I am generally quite good with my hands and have always wanted to try. I was wondering, what steel would people recommend for a newbies first real knife build? I mean as in buying a blank of steel and doing everything...Last Post By: LX_Emergency Today, 01:36 PM