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    BossDog replied to the thread What's going on in your shop?.
    I went back and looked for a shark. I didn’t see that until you pointed that out. Now I can‘t unsee it.
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    BossDog replied to the thread What's going on in your shop?.
    new flipper design time. I start with CAD. Often I can import an older drawing and just move a few things around leaving the original...
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    BossDog replied to the thread What's going on in your shop?.
    My forged pattern welded titanium and mosaic sanmai damascus blade. Bearing set up. Most work on a knife for me than any other to date.
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    Frame lock with my hand forged titanium frame and mosaic sanmai damascus blade. Bearing set up.
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    BossDog reacted to believerjoe's post in the thread Quench tank with Like Like.
    I asked a friend about a quench tank and we found some scrap that already had a bottom welded on and was used for some larger...
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    BossDog replied to the thread Throwers.
    It would seem unlikely the steel will be fully hard (other than the cutting teeth). Throwers need to be somewhat soft. Make one and test...
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    BossDog replied to the thread Grinder question..
    I didn’t know that was a thing. You can make a surface grinder attachment with another socket.
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    BossDog left a message on 1Zach1's profile.
    First time post for magazine Knives Illustrated. I would imagine it's simply a paid ad agency posting but also the members here might...
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    BossDog replied to the thread New to CNC, looking for advice.
    Drilling with drill bits is just a lot cheaper than carbide is all. I do use carbide to mill a larger hole but mostly drills and then...
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    BossDog reacted to BrandantR's post in the thread Another Folder with Like Like.
    Here's a nice little gentleman's knife that I finished up last week. I call this design my Bobcat. It sports a Mike Norris Damascus...
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    BossDog replied to the thread My Surface Grinder Attachment.
    Something to hold micarta. Exactly what I was thinking. I’ll probably make one - maybe. But that is what I need. Milling it always...
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    BossDog replied to the thread My Surface Grinder Attachment.
    it is a cool tool. have you ever found a small machinists vise to use with it?
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    BossDog replied to the thread Folder bearing question.
    Yes. The stronger the lock bar is "bent", the more you will fight the blade being off center. The looser your parts are tolerance wise...
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    BossDog replied to the thread Aluminum quench plates.
    3/4" thick is about as thin as I would use. I use 1" thick and shoot compressed air in the gap when pressing. consider using this...
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    BossDog replied to the thread My Surface Grinder Attachment.
    One Armed is right on here. After you get the magnets in place, you will surface grind it to get it plumb to the wheel and then check...
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