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allessence 02-11-2022 10:21 PM

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Originally Posted by milomilo (Post 776707)
Is a real unique skinner knife.:)

The preliminary sharpness was enough to get me. I don't over sharpen the knives.. I send them sharp but not SHARP.. Felt really good with the finger on the blade..


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Originally Posted by digr (Post 776716)
Very nice!!!!!!!

Thanks

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Originally Posted by JohnBoy (Post 776717)
You should send that on to Timken, it's beautiful

that is a great idea.. Never even thought about it.

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Originally Posted by astronut (Post 776722)
Nice work!

thanks

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Originally Posted by mccutter (Post 776727)
My first thought looking at the title was "Timken is still made in the US?" ;) Nice Work! :) What material are the rivets made from? Hard to tell with camera color chameleonism...

Copper..

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Originally Posted by Matt Shade (Post 776742)
Nice work. I like the offset you put in so the handle would work out like a normal knife.

Reminds me I have an integral I started to make that I put a dog leg in so it would have a wood scale on one side and the metal tang on the other. I didn't like how the transitions were coming out when I started grinding and it got stuck in cabinet.

Thanks Matt, took me years to figure it out in a way that would satisfy me..

The idea of having the blade to 1 side did not strike me as desirable..

the next one will be easier..


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