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  1. J. Neilson

    New Knife Making TV show on History Channel this fall....

    They're talking about airing the show around the end of June. Fingers crossed. I think everyone will be pleasantly surprised.
  2. J. Neilson

    New Knife Making TV show on History Channel this fall....

    http://tvbythenumbers.zap2it.com/2015/04/27/new-competition-series-forged-in-fire-to-premiere-this-summer-on-history/394866/
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    A peek at the shop and knives with a local TV outdoors show

    For those of you not in the area, here’s me and the shop shown on an episode of Pennsylvania Outdoor Life that aired last night on channel 16. It’s nice and short and gives you a peek at the shop as well. http://wnep.com/2015/03/22/knife-making-at-neilsons-mountain-hollow/ If you have any...
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    Calling forgers/Bladesmiths for a new TV show

    I was asked to participate in a new television show that features bladesmithing in a competition setting. We did the pilot this past summer & the show has been picked up by the network... now we need competitors. Think "Chopped" with an anvil, come on a cool new TV show on a major network and...
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    2 New Hunters available

    Dark Forest is sold! Thanks again, J.
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    G.A.K Fighter and one last "Big Spike" knife available now

    Hello again, Here are a couple more pieces recently finished up in time for the holidays. One of my always popular “G.A.K.” Fighters in the Combat version and one more of my “Big Spike” Railroad Spike knives. I’ve been having too much fun doing these oversized spike knives so this will probably...
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    2 New Hunters available

    Hello all, Here are a few more pieces available right before the holiday crush. Here we have two of my most popular Hunter models, the Double-dyed Clip-point Hunter & my “Dark Forest” Drop-point Hunter. I hope you like them all. Thanks again, J. "Double-dyed" Clip-point Hunter Here is another...
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    New 3 pc Asian Style Kitchen Set

    Hello All, I hope this end-of--summer weather is treating everyone well. Here is something new I’ve been playing around with after several requests/orders, even though I make a lot of kitchen knives nowadays, these are something new for me. I hope you like them. Thanks again, J. These Asian...
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    2 new B.U.K. pieces available

    Hello all, Well, summer is winding down and many are thinking of the upcoming fall season and, since I always get a call for some BUKs, I thought I’d get a couple out early. I hope you like them and thanks again. J. "B.U.K." (Basic Utility Knife) This is a no-frills, no-nonsense...
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    My press has developed a stutter or stall???

    Thanks guys. The electric seems fine and the cylinder/ram moved just like before but, the whole machine sounds a bit "quieter" (thought I'd be happy about that) and it seems to stall out once it's actually exerting pressure. I'll drain the system tomorrow and see if I can bleed out any air or...
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    My press has developed a stutter or stall???

    In the course of the big move to the new shop, I of course, had to move my press. Funny thing is though, I moved it on a flat bed and it stayed upright and full of fluid the whole trip. When I added a new plug and started her up today, she was stalling like a car with no juice. I topped off the...
  12. J. Neilson

    The New Shop... finally up and running again!

    Thanks guys. The wife actually suggested doing a hammer-in here next year, once everything is nice and broken in.
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    The New Shop... finally up and running again!

    Yeah, but, that shipping would be a b**ch. It was bad enough moving all this stuff 20 miles up the road. LOL
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    The New Shop... finally up and running again!

    Oh, yeah. The walls have 2 1/2" of spray insulation and the ceiling is R21. Plus I have propane heaters in both rooms.
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    The New Shop... finally up and running again!

    Hello all, I want to apologize for my recent delay in responses to e-mail and phone calls. As many of you know I have been working to build a new shop for about the past 7 months. Well, it’s finally done and tomorrow I will fire up the forges and start the grinders, once I finish up my e-mail...
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    Been awhile, here's some new ones... Part 2

    Thanks. That one will be listed at $425.00
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    Been awhile, here's some new ones... Part 2

    Here are a few more pieces that have been waiting to be posted... Here is one of my "Crossover" Belt knives in 52100 steel with a trigger guard, file worked thumb rest and handle scales of Cocobola Burl wood. Here is a Field/Bush knife done in etched 52100 with multiple quench lines...
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    More fun with Ball-bearings!

    My 52100 ball-bearing damascus still seems to be one of my most popular steels and I keep playing with different ideas folks give me. Hope you like them. J. Here is one of my BUK knives in BB damascus with Black G-10 handle scales and a matching Kydex sheath. Here is a Stag Crown...
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    Been awhile, here's some new ones...

    I've been all kinds of busy the last few months but, I gotta sit down and post a few of the recent pieces I've done. Hope you like them. J. Here is anew version of the old "Combat Knife" done in 5160 and black canvas micarta with all of the steel wearing my antiqued finish. Here is...
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    "The Woodsman's Knife" Clip-point Hunter

    This piece is Sold. Thanks again, J.
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