Been away from the forum for a little while, life has those interesting ways of interrupting our routine sometimes. I'll be doing a give-away in the Pay it forward thread pretty soon, that's always fun. Good to be back.
They both look great Keith. I can't decide which one I like the best although I love damascus steel.
Did a little filework on the knife you sent me, just did the blade so far but want to do the frame also.