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    KMG-TX

    I know it came out two weeks after I had ordered my classic and buy the time I saw it I was out of the money I had saved for my shop. Just my luck...
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    Grinder question.

    So I just received an email that I can buy an conversation kit for my Classic Kmg to make it a double tooling arm. What are some of the benefits I can get with converting it?
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    Better finishing.

    Well then I must head in the direction of finishing my knives better because that is where I want my standard to be. Now...what all do I need?? A knife vise. Sandpaper. I believe that's all. If anyone has suggestions or tips please let me know. And also if anyone can point my in a vise...
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    Better finishing.

    It's almost an already broken in feeling.
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    Better finishing.

    I want to get a better finished feeling. Every forged knife I've ever felt feels different than my stock removal knife. To me them seem to have softer edges, if that is possible maybe even rounder, the spines are the biggest things I notice it on. How would I best achieve that feeling actually...
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    Filling gaps

    Should I re-use the same pins??
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    Filling gaps

    Ok well the dark deed is done. With alot of praying and a stressful few minutes with some "specialized" tools it's done and ready for clean up tomorrow.
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    Filling gaps

    The dark spot is super glue mixed with some black I used when I first out the scales on. I used copper pins and it scares the sh!t out of me to think of taken the scales off. The only knife I have tried that with I ended up needing new handle material after wards. This was my only piece of...
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    Filling gaps

    Ok, I've used super glue and it didn't fill the gap. What should I use now?
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    Polishing bone.

    Sorry, it's horn
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    Polishing bone.

    I have a knife with water buffalo handle scales what can I use to give them a nice polish look?
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    Handle question

    When joining two pieces of material for a handle. How is the best way to clamp it all together to dry? I'm confused with needing pressure on two differnet axis.
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    Cryogenic quenching question

    I cant seem to find how lone or cold I should allow my D2 to get in LN anyone got any advice on it. I've looked it up on the knife steel reference also from the company itself and still nothing. It all says it will benefit from it but other than that nothing.
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    Cryogenic quenching question

    Where is a good place to buy a dewar and how big of one is usually needed.
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    Cryogenic quenching question

    Not sure it didnt say anything about a subzero temp. I will have to look again.
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