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bloody hell that looks great !!!

Cheers Matt going to set about getting it finished today with lots of sanding and polishing, has turned out better than I expected and now I dont want to use it :laugh: :laugh:

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Looks great and really professional! But why do you guys make your own blades, it seems easier to just buy one rather than find the right piece of steel and file it to perfection hmmm

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Looks great and really professional! But why do you guys make your own blades, it seems easier to just buy one rather than find the right piece of steel and file it to perfection hmmm

probablly because you would get more pleasure out of using a knife you have made your self than one bought in :thumbs:

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Well finally finished the knife and Im rather pleased with the outcome. What started out as an old saw blade has been recycled into something completely new and individual

From this

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To this

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And thanks to Midnight and Gafer for your input :thumbs: :thumbs:

 

Ps not the best pics as they are off my phone

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Not my taste as far as shape goes, but Fook me thats a nice job.

stunning.

:thumbs:

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Excellent job mate, that look's the bussiness, really look's like you have been making them for year's, look's like a new talented knife maker on the site, look forward to seeing what you do next. :thumbs:

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Just a question as I am having this problem .. The saw blade was rusting will you blade rust if not how did you fix this ???

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Just a question as I am having this problem .. The saw blade was rusting will you blade rust if not how did you fix this ???

The chances are that yes if just left and not looked after it would rust, but that isnt going to happen ;)

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Just a question as I am having this problem .. The saw blade was rusting will you blade rust if not how did you fix this ???

The chances are that yes if just left and not looked after it would rust, but that isnt going to happen ;)

keep the blade with a thin layer of oil on it then it wont rust at all oh ye and in a nice sheath :whistling:

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ha Im glad you brought that up Gafer, pm me a rough price mate please :thumbs:

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cilicone spray is wonderful stuff for carbon or non stainles , protects the handle material to and dont penatraight like oil , gun shops have it !!

look superb , and all the credit goes to you ade !!

well done with this one what next ?

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cilicone spray is wonderful stuff for carbon or non stainles , protects the handle material to and dont penatraight like oil , gun shops have it !!

look superb , and all the credit goes to you ade !!

well done with this one what next ?

Thankyou Matt, started the one I showed you, just needs the scales now, then its on to proper steel, so Ill be taking you up on your kind offer for heat treating and tempering. Ill stick a pic up when Ive finished this one

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