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Ivory Micarta–New and Aged

2013 offered several interesting experiences, one of which was the opportunity to watch and compare as Westinghouse Ivory Micarta (a paper/phenolic laminate) ages. In this respect, the man-made material mimics nature. Interesting, to say the least.  So, here are some … Continue reading

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Scandinavian Star

This set of knives is definitely one-of-a-kind! They have been in the process for a long time, in between regular work. The blades are made from Swedish saw steel, heat-treated to approximately RC 58. The blades are about .089 inch … Continue reading

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4-inch Full Tang Modified, Red Linen, S30V Steel

Here is a newly-finished blade that is ready to go. It has a super-fine edge, and needle-like point. A very efficient cutter! $299.

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