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Hock Knife with Walnut scales

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Project by Greg Sherman posted 09-04-2021 11:14 PM 840 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hey Lumberjocks
Posting another Ron Hock blade that I finished up recently. My first use of stabilized wood scales. Really impressed: dense, heavy, better hand feel when holding the knife and seems to give the finished knife a luster.
Thanks for checking out the Ron Hock knife. The knife holder today is my a nail driving block used by grandkids. Teaching them to drive nails in to endgrain is a real confidence builder. ne

Never to young to learn how to work with your hands.
Thx
Greg

-- Greg, Brentwood CA http://GregShermanDesigns.com





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Phil32

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#1 posted 09-04-2021 11:23 PM

I thought that was a new idea for a cutting board! Nice knife, though.

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drsurfrat

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#2 posted 09-04-2021 11:44 PM

I like the block as much as the knife – which I like very much. Coupled with your hammer rack post, I thought you’d only have Damascus steel. :)

-- Mike (near Boston) ... Laziness is the mother of invention, necessity is the mother of exhaustion - me

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#3 posted 09-05-2021 03:16 AM

That knife looks great, but the block is a work of art ;)

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JCamp

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#4 posted 09-05-2021 02:23 PM

Very cool knife and block. Both are works of art!

-- Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with all thy might

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#5 posted 09-05-2021 05:09 PM

Real nice looking knife, Greg. Great kitchen knife!!

Cheers, Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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#6 posted 09-05-2021 05:23 PM

a very beautiful handle from very nice wood GREAT JOB :<)))))))

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

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James E McIntyre

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#7 posted 09-07-2021 03:59 PM

Looks like it came out great. I recently build three sets of scales for Japanese knives I gave to my adult kids. Not as easy as it seems.

-- James E McIntyre

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harum

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#8 posted 09-18-2021 10:15 AM

Great project, thank you for sharing! The scales look great. Walnut?

-- "If you're not counting the ripples when throwing pebbles in the water, you're wasting your time."

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