Chef's knife

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Project by Ryan Tanguay posted 02-11-2019 02:47 AM 459 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Chef’s knife made from 52100 carbon steel, orange G10 liner, cocobolo, ebony and bronze pins. First blade made from bar stock and completed with custom scales.

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#1 posted 02-11-2019 03:51 AM

Very nice! Are bronze pins better than brass pins?

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#2 posted 02-11-2019 12:37 PM

Very nice! Are bronze pins better than brass pins?

- Oni

Good question! No idea… I don’t think there is an advantage of one over another. I was going for aesthetics. I liked the more dull color of the bronze over the bright gold brass color. I also like the look of mosaic pins, but wanted to keep it simple for my first built from scratch knife.

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#3 posted 02-11-2019 06:13 PM

thats a beautiful knife i love people that can do both metal and wood.

-- sawdust the bigger the pile the bigger my smile-larry,so cal.

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#4 posted 02-11-2019 08:33 PM

awesome job!

-- The only thing not measured in my shop is time

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#5 posted 03-15-2019 02:55 PM

Really nice!! The scales are super nice looking. Shaped well too.

-- Pete

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#6 posted 03-15-2019 03:20 PM

a very beautiful looking knife GREAT JOB :<))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN

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