Jump to content
Joshua States

Finished KITH 2019 Entries

Recommended Posts

Posted (edited)

There are 28 people on the list and a little over a month until the proposed "deadline" for completion. (date subject to change without notice)

So post the finished entries folks.

Edited by Joshua States

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Here's mine.

2019 KITH (13)V2.jpg

2019 KITH (12)V2.jpg

  • Like 3

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

And mine:

1st Folder 1.jpg

More in this thread:

 

  • Like 3

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Me too! Well, I'll mess with it a little more before I ship it. 20190825_192254.jpg

  • Like 3

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

We should probably figure out who’s going to draw names, does the same person do it every year?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

It's usually my wife, but since I'm in it this year it should be a third party with no interests.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
2 hours ago, Alan Longmire said:

It's usually my wife, but since I'm in it this year it should be a third party with no interests.

Wait!  Your wife is actually interested in this?  Lucky sob...

OK, I get your point an appreciate the desire for neutrality.  You just can't tee one up that easily around me :P

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

:lol:  She just likes drawing the numbers.  I suggest it be someone who signed up, but withdrew or couldn't finish.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I dunno. I trust the impartiality of the ever elegant Dr King as always.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I am done too, I'll have to do a little write up in my kith thread soon.

The person who draws my name wil get to pick one of the damascus folders. I'm keeping the monosteel one for myself.

IMG_20190818_194239.jpg

  • Like 2

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
6 hours ago, Charles du Preez said:

I dunno. I trust the impartiality of the ever elegant Dr King as always.

Seconded! And I'm a sucker for tradition... 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Dr king?? I clearly haven’t been on this forum long enough.. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Im sure everybody trusts Alans wife, and the only thing I would not trust Alan with is an anvil, he tends to get a little to enthusiastic about them,,,,, :),,,,  However, if she doesn't want to do it and nobody steps up to draw names, I could write them on rocks and have my kid pick them blind out of a five gallon bucket, I have plenty of rocks, lol. 

Anyway,,,,, knives are looking awesome this year,,,, just curious but how many forum members are actually making and selling folders now days? 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

All,

I began with a working Puukko but saw several had chosen folders. So I changed to a friction. Stag handle, bleached with HP, polished and split. 5160 steel, (JohnDeere donation!), forged, upset/fattened in thickness to allow takeoff, quenched -tempered as recommended here in the forums. Dyed mahogany brown, (mottled as expected). Horizontal cross draw belt sheath will be added with it. I do not like a long lever but this one actually works well and I am pleased. Action is tight yet it moves well. 

I am always pleased and consider these exchanges an honor, a great way to share in this excellent forum!

Gary LT

 

90288FF8-9192-4AD8-8290-54487CF617EA.jpeg

B601B169-B77C-405E-A9E2-3AB9D1AA4F71.jpeg

C10C1FDA-A505-40CA-B3ED-F8592E0C1E88.jpeg

4092D3B1-38A1-4A15-B17E-C979EA1EEA6F.jpeg

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Very nice Gary, I would be proud to own that B)

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Thank you Gerhard, we all need appreciated comments, especially from peers. I hope the draw selects me to you! :D

Gary LT

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Pretty cool blades this year! 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Finally done with my fixed blade EDC. Sadly I ran into too many snags on the folder to get it done in time. I will have a sheath made up by the time this little guy gets shipped out.

35F30F23-CC58-4FC3-878D-F8D0AE41346C.jpeg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm not a good camera man.

Finished.jpg

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I’m done but for the finishing touches on the sheath

6873F587-760A-4EF8-B5B5-FED1C11A8A35.jpeg

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Sweet knife Charles!

Gary LT

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

When is the drawing going to happen? Mine will be done by Tuesday. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×
×
  • Create New...