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    yosam reacted to opaul's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    I’m thinking I might give this steel a shot.
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    That should work. You can also get a fairly large generator that runs off of the tractor PTO. Then you only have one motor (and fuel)...
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    yosam replied to the thread 6150 testing.
    my thought exactly. thinking we who live in the trees better get our $hi7 together pretty quick. we need to get into milling before the...
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    yosam reacted to Adam Pound's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    I WAS looking to build a nice garage long workbench this year, but that might have to wait now...fortunately I have a lot of trees and...
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    yosam replied to the thread 6150 testing.
    Same around here NWPA NEOH insane. a $22 sheet of 3/4 ply now $60. A $3.50 2x4 now over $9 with tax. So for smaller stuff I recommend...
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    yosam reacted to Adam Pound's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    Yeah, lumber has TRIPLED in price up here. A sheet of plywood is over 96$. What the heck?!
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    I really wanted to use a 2x4 like they do in the performance testing but have you seen what a 2x4 costs now? The small oaks and sweet...
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    Thanks Bruce, I cannot take credit for the big fat copper cable chop test that was my son's idea. I do like the steel. If I wanted to...
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    Now I just finished cleaning 30 fish with the same machete, after all the tests and no sharpening at all. The thing is still razor...
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    I started with some testing that the tool may see in normal use and it had no effect on the sharpness. Then I upped it by abusing the...
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 testing with Like Like.
    I have the machete in the oven for HT. Hopefully I can get an edge on it for testing this weekend. At first I intended to destroy it...
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    yosam reacted to EdCaffreyMS's post in the thread soak ? with Like Like.
    I'm gona give a warning...and climb up on my soapbox..... I don't know who, or how things got so sideways when it comes to "soaking"...
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    yosam replied to the thread 6150 Spring Steel For Sale.
    I have finally been given a chemical composition. Guess they're finally tired of me asking. I've been trying for over a month now. I...
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 Spring Steel For Sale with Like Like.
    I will verify that Yosam is a real vendor. I received my box of steel today. I have had a prototype bushcraft machete in my mind for a...
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    yosam reacted to Chris Railey's post in the thread 6150 Spring Steel For Sale with Like Like.
    Yosam has been nice enough to send a sample for me to test so I figured maybe do a thread on testing and stuff for this steel which I...
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