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Project by RootandBranch posted 06-23-2016 06:11 PM 1273 views 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Same kit as before but this time I used some tiger maple with walnut accents. A little bit of light walnut danish oil to help bring out the stripes and poly finish. Pic #3 is why you should wrap more than just one layer of tape around the blade. SWMBO has asked me to make her a small fixed blade knife with a sheath. She’s a keeper.

-- Don, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts





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ChrisK

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#1 posted 06-23-2016 06:26 PM

Looks great. Nice work.

-- Chris K

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#2 posted 06-23-2016 06:35 PM

Very, very nice looking knife – well done.

-- Ron, Eugene, OR, "Curiosity is a terrible thing to waste."

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#3 posted 06-23-2016 07:05 PM

Very nice. Blood sweat and tears for sure.

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#4 posted 06-23-2016 08:37 PM

Nice. Good pick on the wife as well.

-- When you earnestly believe you can compensate for a lack of skill by doubling your efforts, there is no end to what you CAN'T do

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#5 posted 06-23-2016 09:36 PM

Sharper Image, man. Sharper Image.

-- Mark

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#6 posted 06-24-2016 12:34 AM

Nice, it works.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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Jose

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#7 posted 06-24-2016 12:36 AM

Nice looking knife and very sharp.

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#8 posted 06-24-2016 02:01 AM

what a beauty!

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#9 posted 06-24-2016 04:00 PM

This is a beautiful piece and the wood looks great.

helluvawreck aka Charles
http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

-- helluvawreck aka Charles, http://woodworkingexpo.wordpress.com

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RootandBranch

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#10 posted 06-24-2016 04:57 PM

Thanks gang. It’s going to be a gift for a friend.

-- Don, https://www.etsy.com/shop/RootandBranchGifts - http://facebook.com/rootandbranchgifts

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#11 posted 06-25-2016 12:02 AM

Beautiful work! You might consider Gorilla brand duct tape for covering the sharp edge—I used on a Japanese bamboo froe with great success.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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