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Offline hayshaker

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file knives
« on: June 10, 2017, 06:02:25 PM »
well i'm back to making some file knives, the one i'm working on now
is from an old Heller file 1/4'in thick file. blade edge 4'1/4in. spine to edge 1,1/8th.O/A lengh 8'3/4                                              tomorrow i'll put it the kiln.
it's gunna be a good'in.
can't wait till it's done. my guess by next week sometime.
« Last Edit: June 10, 2017, 06:14:52 PM by hayshaker »

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Re: file knives
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2017, 09:26:06 AM »
Will there be pictures?  Hope so....I love knife pictures! O:-)
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Re: file knives
« Reply #2 on: June 11, 2017, 01:25:23 PM »
i hope so Wolfy i love knife pictures too.

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Re: file knives
« Reply #3 on: June 13, 2017, 06:16:38 AM »
well last night i got my pinholes drilled woohoo.
now onward through the fog.

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Re: file knives
« Reply #4 on: June 17, 2017, 06:16:41 AM »
well i'm just finishing up the file knife
black blade                          with lightly emerald green dyed maple burl scales
brass pinwork and a 1/4,in mosic pin .coating n tung oil.
blade length is 4,1/2inx1,inhigx1/8in thick

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Re: file knives
« Reply #5 on: June 17, 2017, 10:13:33 AM »
Photos? 
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Re: file knives
« Reply #6 on: June 17, 2017, 06:55:22 PM »
This must be that verbal knife porn.
I guess he'd rather be in Colorado.
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Re: file knives
« Reply #7 on: June 18, 2017, 04:26:07 PM »
Here's a couple of pics of knives from Hayshaker that I'm posting for him. Great looking blades.




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Re: file knives
« Reply #8 on: June 18, 2017, 04:32:27 PM »
Good job Hayshaker and thanks Yellowyak.
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Re: file knives
« Reply #9 on: June 18, 2017, 04:37:18 PM »
I am now the Official HPP,  Hayshaker Photo Poster... Happy to do it. Or should it be HAPPY, HAshaker Photo Poster by YellowYak.
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Re: file knives
« Reply #10 on: June 18, 2017, 04:47:22 PM »
thanks  a bunch Yellowyak now I got to work on more.

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Re: file knives
« Reply #11 on: June 18, 2017, 04:49:56 PM »
No problem, we'd all love to see more of your work. Like that second knife, looks like it'd be great in the kitchen camp.

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Re: file knives
« Reply #12 on: June 18, 2017, 04:55:15 PM »
NICE WORK, hayshaker! :thumbsup:    I figured ol' Yak could give you a hand if anyone could....he's helped me out several times, too......a great circle of helpful friends here at B&B! :fire1:
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Re: file knives
« Reply #13 on: June 20, 2017, 10:45:56 AM »
Nice job, Hayshaker! Nice profiles and I love the furniture. You are certainly making progress.
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Re: file knives
« Reply #14 on: June 20, 2017, 04:55:03 PM »
that's high clover sarge thanks.