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Online KSCATTRAPR

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2 Special Knives
« on: November 05, 2020, 04:14:07 PM »
I have a good friend who's dad passed away this summer. Him and his brother asked me to make them 2 matching knives using a couple of his old files and then some of his deer antlers for the handles. I love projects like this! In addition to the files and antlers, I had them get me a couple of his old tshirts to make some micarta spacers from.

Here are the end results.

The 2 old files.


His old t-shirts now turned into micarta spacers.


Finished products.




I made each knife a display. The board on the left can be used to display a picture of their dad if they choose.

« Last Edit: November 05, 2020, 09:56:01 PM by KSCATTRAPR »

Online DGW

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Re: 2 Special Knives
« Reply #1 on: November 05, 2020, 07:49:59 PM »
Thats a great tribute, good job Caley.

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Re: 2 Special Knives
« Reply #2 on: November 06, 2020, 11:22:07 AM »
You are a gifted friend indeed.

Online TradFan

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Re: 2 Special Knives
« Reply #3 on: November 06, 2020, 11:33:54 AM »
Very nice! And thanks for sharing. I am sure those will be appreciated and admired for years.  :clapper:

Online KSCATTRAPR

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Re: 2 Special Knives
« Reply #4 on: November 06, 2020, 09:41:32 PM »
Thank you guys, I appreciate it!

Online bjansen

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Re: 2 Special Knives
« Reply #5 on: November 07, 2020, 08:05:02 PM »
Great job trapper!

Online ron w

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Re: 2 Special Knives
« Reply #6 on: November 08, 2020, 03:26:50 PM »
Outstanding job   !!! :thumbsup:
In the beginner's mind there are many possibilities. In the expert's there are few...So the most difficult thing is always to keep your beginner's mind...This is also the real secret of the arts: always be a beginner.  Shunryu Suzuki

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