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I've had the small hunter done for a week or so and just finished up the bow tie ax today. The hunter has a 4" 52100 blade, salvaged steel and wrought iron fittings and a sambar stag handle. 8" overall. The ax has a 1065 head and oak handle. 

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Raymond Richard

www.hawknknives.com

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Nice!  I really like the hatchax.  Slit and drifted, or wrapped?

 

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"The worst day smithing is better than the best day working for someone else."

 

I said that.

 

If a thing is worth doing, it is worth doing badly.

- - -G. K. Chesterton

 

So, just for the record: the fact that it does work still should not be taken as definitive proof that you are not crazy.

 

Grant Sarver

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Great work Mr Richard; I love that hunter, but then again, that goes without saying.   I always love how your knives do not have ricassos, and are better looking for it.

“In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer."  -Albert Camus

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That is a tiny ax!  Beautiful work, as usual.

James Helm - Helm Enterprises, Forging Division

 

Come see me at the Blade Show! Table 26R.

 

Proud to be a Neo-Tribal Metalsmith scavenging the wreckage of civilization.

 

My blog dedicated to the metalwork I make and sell: http://helmforge.blogspot.com/

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