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    Laser Cutting Composites?

    Ed,Thanks for your advise.CNC will probably be the route I go.:biggrin:
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    Laser Cutting Composites?

    MT,Thanks.I'm looking at CNC as a viable method to cut my composite parts,If the knife manufacturers use this,I would assume they can keep delamination to a minimum.Keeping a decent tolerance is crucial too.Edge quality needs to be high with little to no final edge finishing is what I'm...
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    Laser Cutting Composites?

    I'm looking at the feasablity of using a laser to cut composite materials.Some lasers are high energy for use with composites such as Carbon Fiber materials.I've had some composite parts waterjet cut,But delamination has been a issue.In the case of using waterjet,I have heard of backing the...
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    Kraken Balisong Evolution

    Upcoming Kraken T-shirt design layout.:biggrin:
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    Kraken Balisong Evolution

    Sorry it's been awhile since I last post here,One of the forum members just contacted me on the status of the Kraken.Here the latest version of the Kraken,2D & Solidworks.Think I have found a waterjet service to cut my parts,Crossing my fingers the parts will be right.I'll be posting all my new...
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    Happy Birthday. Mr Bruce Bump.

    Happy B-Day Bruce!
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    Rick Haney/David Broadwell Hollowpoint Collaboration

    I just received the Hollowpoint Collaboration back from David,This all started when I asked David if he would do a collaboration with me on one of my folder designs.After many e-mails back & forth,We came to a agreement on the details.I built the knife up to send to David.He suggested leaving...
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    Kraken Balisong Evolution

    Just recently there has been some renewed interest in the Kraken on another forum,So I decided to rework this design to incorporate a latch & clip to make it EDC carry ready.:biggrin:This is a few different views on Solidworks:
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    1" wide contact wheel setop

    Tracy, Hell,I started out like a lot of makers on a 1X42" wide belt on my first grinder!I remembered how I liked the control of the grind on my folder blades using the 1" belt.BTW,Your belt splitter works like a champ!:3: Laurence,I'll definitely give some feedback on using this new...
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    1" wide contact wheel setop

    I've been contemplating going to a 1" wide contact wheels for awhile,Now I took the plunge!(pun intended) courtesy of Doug@ Stephen Bader & Co.He gratiously turned my 10" serrated & 3" smooth that was supplied with my Dozier Grinder,he promply sent these back to me!Saved money to boot.Doug is...
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    Pinnacle generation 2

    Chad,Excellent!I likey!
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    Cover of American Handgunner Tactical Issue 2011

    Bruce,I really appreciate that!
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    Cover of American Handgunner Tactical Issue 2011

    Thanks,Guys! Les,The gun world is definately a bigger audience!
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