Well, I snapped the file knife during straightening, but the rescue turned out pretty cool. Putting a tang on a beveled surface that’s on the verge of too thin to fit was troublesome, but this will be a neat around-the-house blade. It carved up some cold chicken really nicely.
Went over to RnRK&T for some grinding.
Profiled a couple paring knives and played with an old Nicholson file.
Hans glued up this scrappy mini-bowie:
Getting back into the swing of things.Here is Mr. M fitting up a blade to a brass guard, and below are that blade and two I cooked tonight.