View Full Version : Need a Kydex sheath for a black hawk thats heading to the sandbox..
12-16-2010, 01:05 PM
Hey Dogs.. I got a young man that is leaving for Afghanistan in a couple months.. He approached me and wanted to buy a knife.. Now I wont do that.. I told him to pics out one from the designs I have made and I will make it for him.. He chose my Black Hawk and Im gona hook this young man up!
So Im making him a knife and need a good carry system.. At the moment Im not set up to do Kydex.. and dont have the time or space to get set up at the moment. So Im calling on all you guys looking for some help.
Would any of you be willing to work up a sheath for this young man? Please advise. Message me if you think you can help me out..
God Bless your troops!
12-16-2010, 01:23 PM
What's the blade length?
12-16-2010, 01:44 PM
The blade is OAL 8 1/4 with a 3 1/2 inch blade
I attached a pic of similar ones I have done.. Thanks GLWJ
12-16-2010, 01:48 PM
As long as you don't need it before new years, I could give it a whirl.
12-16-2010, 02:16 PM
Your the MAN! Thanks bro.. As soon as its ready I will contact ya and set up shipping. your gona need the knife! :)
Thanks you very much.. I will call ya.
12-16-2010, 02:22 PM
I love this website! You guys are awesome.
12-16-2010, 02:37 PM
Just spoke with Dave. Hes a good guy..
Eric, your right on.. This is the greatest forum EVER and some of the best guys you could every hope to meet. Im honored to be a part of it..
God Bless You all! and again a great big THANK YOU to Dave for his help..
12-16-2010, 03:09 PM
It's all good! Glad to do it.
12-16-2010, 03:14 PM
If Dave ends up being busy when you get done with it, shoot it on over and I'll get it squared away for you.
12-16-2010, 05:28 PM
Thanks Murph.. I appreciate the offer. If I said it once I said it 100 times.. This site ROCKS! :)
01-05-2011, 03:12 PM
Heres the pics of the finished knife.. Its been sent to Dave for a sheath and will be forwarded from there to Dylan..
Thanks to Dave for his help.. and God bless our troops!
I just got word today that the knife and sheath are heading to Dylan, the young man thats heading to Afghanistan.. Hes super excited and wanted me to tell you Dogs, Thanks you!!
We talked and I told him a little about the guys and gals here that are making knives and sending knives to guys like him, and he was floored! So a BIG Thank you to all that support our troops!
God Bless them!
02-09-2011, 08:47 AM
I forget what you called that pattern in the Damascus (I call it Fu Man chu), but I love the contrast in the blade combined with the white liners and black scales. She's a beaut and here's hoping Dylan only needs to use it to open his MRE's... :thumbup:
02-11-2011, 08:11 PM
Fu Man chu? lol
02-14-2011, 09:15 AM
Yeah... :D It reminds me of the mustache/beard on those ancient Chinese paintings...
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