View Full Version : New to site...and knife making.

04-30-2010, 10:19 AM
Just wanted to introduce myself...I see a few familiar names from other sites so I thought I'd join the fray here! :D

Made my first knife from an old circular saw blade, and it was not a pretty sight! :eek:

With some help from Gary's tutorial and some other input....invested in some better tools and material.

This was my second knife... 3/16" - O1 tool steel, 8" O.A.L., (6) 3/32" brass pins and (1) 1/4" mosaic pin placed in African Wenge scales



And here are my 3rd and 4th profiles. I currently have the longer caper ready or heat treat....hoping to have the shorter skinner to that point this weekend, and get them both heat treated and tempered


Looks like a great site with a lot of talented makers, looking forward to spending some time here.


04-30-2010, 10:23 AM

Welcome to KD! Your knives look very nice. Keep up the good work. 2thumbs

HHH Knives
04-30-2010, 11:31 AM
Welcome to the pound! Your knives look good.

Jeff Pearce
04-30-2010, 12:25 PM
they look great. welcome to the Knife Dogs

Chris Martin
04-30-2010, 12:51 PM
I see progress! Looking very good and very nice second knife! Looking forward to seeing the others come to life.


LR Adkins
04-30-2010, 01:58 PM
hello there Welcome to the pound. Your knives are looking pretty good.


Billy Helton
04-30-2010, 02:13 PM
lOOKING GOOD welcome

04-30-2010, 06:01 PM
Very Nice work. Where did you find Gary's tutorial?
Thanks, Dozier

04-30-2010, 07:16 PM
Great job and looks as if you really understood what you read. The knife is great. Congratulations,

Bennie Lovejoy
05-01-2010, 03:20 PM
Looks good. keep up the good work. please post pics when the others are done.


05-02-2010, 02:36 AM
welcome to the pack ya got mutt like me old dog k9 ,excetra a good bunch you wount to post your saw blade knife & whats the sizes of your shorter skinner i like the lines on that one

Keith Willis
05-02-2010, 10:39 AM
Very good job.Keep it up,and show us more.
Oh...Welcome to KD.

God bless,Keith

05-06-2010, 09:29 PM
good job welcome