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Hey All,

 

Been a while...   Here's my latest finished,  a modern style seax.

 

Blade Material:   Recycled Leaf spring

Blade Length:    18"  Tip to Plunge.  

                           +1"  for ricasso

                           Full Tang

Thickness:          1/4" max at top

                            3/16"  at base

Handle:               black walnut Slabs.  Pinned and peened.

                            Black leather strip overwrap.

 

Overall:                25"  Long

                             1  3/4"   At the Widest

 

Sheath:               Black Dyed Couch Hide

 

What ya'll think ?        Can't wait to take this one out....

 

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Thanks Doug,

 

Yes, I forced the patina.   Used a long ferric soak after getting to 600 grit or so.  Brings out the the grain a little...

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