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WHAT I MADE FOR Dave P.(KNIFE SWAP)

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Project by GR8HUNTER posted 11-27-2020 04:24 PM 556 views 0 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

1- Was a Sabre folding knife in really bad shape I did not take before pictures (BAD TONY) But i was not even sure i could rebuild this thing the evaporust ate the bolster away almost completely
2- Was a smaller swiss army knife i just pops the scales off (pretty easy) and then shaped new ones out of sycamore same as the saber
3- Was a grease box as i seen him favorite one but never seen one in his projects so i hope he enjoys it every time he uses it and welcome to the club Dave P.
4- Dave is working on setting up a forge and as you know by know he has quite the book collection so i helped to add to his collection i hope he likes the book (look at his pictures as i didnt take them of book)
5-last but not least some jellies by our local orchard to be shared with his sweetie :<)))

JEFF FOR RUNNING A VERY SUCESSFUL* SWAP :<)))))))))))

-- Tony---- Reinholds,Pa.------ REMEMBER TO ALWAYS HAVE FUN :<))





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oldrivers

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#1 posted 11-27-2020 04:39 PM

Good job that sycamore looks great

-- Soli Deo gloria!

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#2 posted 11-27-2020 05:08 PM

Tony, that is a wonderful set. As I said, that swiss army knife would be my daily carrier! Thanks for taking part!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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wildwoodbybrianjohns

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#3 posted 11-27-2020 05:09 PM

Sweet haul you sent to Dave, Tony. Those knives are real sharp!!! Pun intended.

-- Wildwood by Brian Johns: The Big Bang: Nothing - exploded into Everything. Thanks to Nothing.

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#4 posted 11-27-2020 05:21 PM

You are just like Sant Claus!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#5 posted 11-27-2020 05:41 PM

Real nice collection Tony.
Hope you can play in the next swap as well.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#6 posted 11-27-2020 06:04 PM

Nice set! I can see you put some thought into this.

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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tt1106

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#7 posted 11-27-2020 06:18 PM

Very nice work. The other gifts are very thoughtful as well.

-- -Todd

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hairy

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#8 posted 11-27-2020 06:19 PM

It’s Grrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrreat!

-- You can lead a horse to water, but you can't tie his shoes. Blaze Foley

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Dave Polaschek

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#9 posted 11-27-2020 06:28 PM

Thanks again, Tony! It’s a GR8 set from a GR8 buddy, and I’m using the Sabre pretty regularly around the house, the Swiss Army knife is in the truck for next time we have a picnic (probably not until spring, but warm days in the winter are possible here), the grease box is full of soft wax, the jellies all taste GR8, and the book has been added to the to-read stack for when I need a day off from the shop. You sir, are a prince among men!

-- Dave - Santa Fe

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#10 posted 11-27-2020 06:45 PM

Fine looking knife Tony, Dave should be well pleased. Of course those jellies will get their fair share of attention too.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#11 posted 11-27-2020 08:24 PM

Great work and thought on your project

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#12 posted 11-27-2020 11:08 PM

That is a wonderful collection of goodies for Dave! You put a lot of thought into personalizing the added bonuses. I see he has already dipped into the jellies :)

-- "Duck and Bob would be out doin some farming with funny hats on." chrisstef

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#13 posted 11-28-2020 12:34 AM

nice work tony he’s gotta love that.

-- working with my hands is a joy,it gives me a sense of fulfillment,somthing so many seek and so few find.-SAM MALOOF.

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#14 posted 11-28-2020 02:07 AM

Top marks Tony for beautiful lot of goods for Dave for the swap.

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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#15 posted 11-28-2020 12:18 PM

I never would have thought the knives were refurbished and not brand new. The sycamore really pops.

I have a little chunk of oak that is patiently waiting to be made into a grease box. Looks like yours is walnut?

Good looking knives and grease box.

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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