Recent content by Johan Nel

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    First leather project of 2020

    Looking good, Dennis!
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    New Years Party at the shop

    Playing matchmaker, huh?:cool:
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    To choil or not to choil.?

    I also like no 1 without a choil.
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    For Sale - Tools New Angle Peen Hammers Available!

    The comments on the split made me go and look! It is intriguing. I've never seen this before, but I will remember it for future reference.
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    Morland Picture Gallery

    Love it! Nicely done Dennis.
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    Hamon procedure

    John, In my opinion you are a very gifted and skilled maker, with tons of experience and you make knives that simply astounds me. Understand therefore that I have the highest opinion of you. In the same tone, your opinion on any knife making topic bears much weight. Therefore, by what I hope to...
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    Jason Volkert Kith 2019

    Didn't immediately follow the chain of thought, but now I have to smile quite mischieviously.
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    Hidden Tang WIP

    Looks great! Well done. Did you done the pins on this knife?
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    So do I. I hope he comes back.
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    Handle finish for Chef Knife

    If it is considered "safe" for kitchen use, I cannot say. I have finished three petty knife handles with Tru-oil, that are used regularly and no deaths due to poisening was reported to date. Stabbing, now that is a different story...
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    Damascus Bowie

    Great looking knife. I love how this has come out.
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    Morland Picture Gallery

    Great looking knives Dennis and intriguing storyline.
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    new project...ivory cracked

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    Basic Filework

    I seem so see lines drawn on the sides of the blade as well. Does it have any significance?
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    Paul Apostle of Christ

    I thoroughly enjoyed the movie as well! Great view.