Got a nice knife? Let's see it.

Discussion in 'Shiny Things' started by Sniper X, Dec 22, 2008.

  1. AngryScot

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    where is the new blade, did I miss it?
  2. Roadracer_Al

    Roadracer_Al louder, louder, louder!

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    That Golok has a nice narrow flat grind (or possibly a convex grind). The Condor Golok I bought last year has -- and I'm not exaggerating -- about a 40* flat bevel grind. It's really, really a fat edge. I'm considering regrinding it to be a more standard 25*.
  3. tslewisz

    tslewisz Long timer

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  4. AngryScot

    AngryScot .

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  5. tslewisz

    tslewisz Long timer

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    Sorry...I don't know what that is.

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  6. Smithy

    Smithy Avoiding the Skid-Demon

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    :bluduh

    Actually, I'd be out finishing it this weekend, but I cut my thumb, and it's an important thumb for finishing what's left.


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  7. boxermoose

    boxermoose Now fully goosed

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    Better you thumb then your hole finger:evil
  8. AngryScot

    AngryScot .

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    Ouch be are careful :thumb. <---- get it :lol2
  9. EvilGenius

    EvilGenius 1.5 Finger Discount

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    Get back to work! :lol3
  10. Smithy

    Smithy Avoiding the Skid-Demon

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    Yeah, pulled a regular EG there... left distal tip, my thumbnail stopped it or else it might have gone down to the bone. One in the kitchen that apparently needs sharpening, 'cause a measly nail shouldn't slow it down with that much force behind it.

    I guess even "expert knife handlers" have a bad day now and again, I usually cut myself in the shop, not opening a heavy plastic bag.
  11. nimrod

    nimrod Pog Mo Thoin

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    You know that old carpenters joke - cool
  12. Roadracer_Al

    Roadracer_Al louder, louder, louder!

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  13. DireWolf

    DireWolf Knees in the Breeze

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    I hate it when I do that.

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  14. jazzmans

    jazzmans fickt euch

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    This is the first or second Mora knife I bought. I've had it 4 years at least, I whittled down the pommel to fit in the new sheaths(with another mora, of course), hammered it into a tree and stood on it, just 'cause, have banged it into numerous steel pieces over the years, and that fucker is sharp as sharp gets. Yes, I regularly resharpen it, (about every other week, based on use, matteroffact)

    they are great, useful, knives. I'll always have four or five of them around for 'real' work.

    jaz
  15. Smithy

    Smithy Avoiding the Skid-Demon

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    Best little blade for the buck, imho. I own 2.
  16. Mr. Fisherman

    Mr. Fisherman PROUD 2B Riff Raff!

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    1 for each thumb? Glad you can only use one at a time....



    :hide


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  17. NovaMoto

    NovaMoto Been here awhile

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    There are so many beautiful blades in the preceding pages! I have too many hobbies so I must choose wisely.

    With the recent re-release of the SOCOM series from Microtech I finally got my hands on an 'American' tanto. The blade is quite long from spine to edge so it actually cuts quite well for a tanto. With S35-VN steel & two effectively straight edges it's a pleasure to sharpen compared to my knives baring 154CM or S30V blade steel.


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  18. Sniper X

    Sniper X De Oppresso Liber

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    Nice knife, but I will say that the picture makes it look like the tip would stick out of the end of the handle when closed. Perspective is a weird thing in pictures!
  19. AngryScot

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    got weak a few days ago then this arrived today
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  20. HardCase

    HardCase winter is coming

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    At the risk of seeming like a complete and utter moran, I'm curious about the black piece with the fish motif along the spine of the grip. Is that an emery board, or fire-starter?