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    Subhilt figther

    Here are some pro photo's from Coop. The double flat grind was a real challenge at first but it ended up actually being kind of fun. Thanks for looking Dave from Diller
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    Subhilt figther

    Folks, Coop received this knife on Friday I will have a professional photo for you next week. It is a narrow tang design. From two slabs. Thank you for your comments. Dave from Diller
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    Hammer by Tom Clark and Hank Knickmeyer

    I have heard rumors of this hammer from Sid Suedmeier, but I had never actually seen photos. Thank you for posting this. Dave from Diller
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    Subhilt figther

    Here's one I just finished up. Opinions? Thanks Dave from Diller www.sloansknives.com
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    KCKA member in Blade mag.

    I'll second that, It's a good looking blade. Dave from Diller
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    Congratulations to Billy Helton

    Congrats Billy, Dave from Diller
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    Demo's

    Tom, You can't go wrong with the ABS school. It was one of the most memorable experiences of my life. Steve and I have discussed a demo on blade finishes and hand sanding. I'm sure we will touch on grinding also. Thanks for the suggestions. Dave from Diller
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    Demo's

    Here's a question. What would everyone like to see demonstrated at our next shop tour? I'll let the next location slip. It will be held at Doug Stice's. Dave from Diller
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    What's everyone working one?

    Here's one from the table. Dave from Diller
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    What's everyone working one?

    Gary, Only 25, I must of lost one some where. I came up with 26 when I walked around the shop this morning. The things are multiplying faster than I can get them done. Steve, Man that W pattern blade is outstanding but I can't get around the guard and butt cap. WOW!!! Dave from Diller
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    What's everyone working one?

    Here's what I'm starting the New Year with. I'm almost out of forged blades, but this should keep me busy for awhile. Dave from Diller
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    Next Shop Tour Slated for January

    The next shop tour will be held at Steve's in Meridan. Start time will be 10 a.m. running until 4 p.m. We had a lot of interest in hands on forging so we thought we'd dedicate a day to it. With some discussions on home made gas forges. Lunch will be an on your own kind of deal, for those...
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    Next Shop Tour Slated for January

    Hello all, The next KCKA shop tour will be held January 22 down at Steve's in Meridan. We are still putting together what will be done, but I can guarantee there will be discussions of knives, knives on display and good all around knife related comradeship. Dave from Diller
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    Heartland Bladesmithing Symposium

    Here's a photo of him with the winning knife. Dave from Diller
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    Heartland Bladesmithing Symposium

    Here's the teddy bear. With selected knifemaker wear. Bibs and a KCKA hat. Dave From Diller
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