Main Menu
Advertisement
Affiliates
Advertisement
Newest Members
family hunt, ATM04, Basso1964, outdoorlife1984, Daggaboy42
62662 Registered Users
Top Posters
dogcatcher 83256
stxranchman 52093
RWH24 44568
rifleman 44268
BOBO the Clown 42730
bill oxner 41043
BMD 40619
Big Orn 37484
txshntr 34827
sig226fan (Rguns.com) 31414
facebook
Forum Stats
62662 Members
46 Forums
438297 Topics
6036890 Posts

Max Online: 16728 @ 03/25/12 08:51 AM
Topic Options
#6327918 - 06/08/16 02:09 PM Acid Etched O1 and G10
Misfire Online   content
Tracker

Registered: 02/16/11
Posts: 722
Loc: Hood County
I'm still loving the deep pitted acid etch so I keep "ruining" these blades.

3/16" O1


.
_________________________
"I wanna go fast" -Ricky Bobby

"Mind bottling isn't it?" -Chazz Michael Michaels

.

Top
#6327969 - 06/08/16 02:42 PM Re: Acid Etched O1 and G10 [Re: Misfire]
MikeC Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 08/09/05
Posts: 13101
Loc: Grayson County
How long do you have to etch that O1?
_________________________
www.connerknives.com

In every old body lives a young person wondering what the hell happened!


Top
#6328010 - 06/08/16 03:16 PM Re: Acid Etched O1 and G10 [Re: Misfire]
Misfire Online   content
Tracker

Registered: 02/16/11
Posts: 722
Loc: Hood County
The knife pictured above and below was soaked in bleach for about 35 min.

I hand sand to 400 grit, coat in cold blue and then soak in bleach. Once they come out of the bleach, I dry them off and clean the bulk of the rust off with a wire wheel. Once all the big crusty rust is knocked off I neutralize with water/baking soda and then hand sand back to 600 grit. I then re-blue and sand the flats lightly leaving the bluing in the pits. It's a long process but I really like the "rustic" effect.

O1 gets pretty darn rusty in a short amount of time in bleach.


.
_________________________
"I wanna go fast" -Ricky Bobby

"Mind bottling isn't it?" -Chazz Michael Michaels

.

Top
#6328016 - 06/08/16 03:18 PM Re: Acid Etched O1 and G10 [Re: Misfire]
SnakeWrangler Online   content
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/22/11
Posts: 29173
Loc: Fairfield, TX
Interesting finish....I like the look.... up
_________________________
Originally Posted By: bill oxner
Now that food has replaced sex in my life, I can't even get into my own pants.

"Death is permanent...everything else is temporary!"

"You Cannot Simultaneously Be Politically Correct And Intellectually Honest!"

Top
#6328137 - 06/08/16 04:41 PM Re: Acid Etched O1 and G10 [Re: SnakeWrangler]
Western Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 04/20/11
Posts: 25273
Loc: Wise County Texas
Originally Posted By: SnakeWrangler
Interesting finish....I like the look.... up

\
Some here, almost looks pure forged.
_________________________
Friends don't let Friends drink and post.......

The first 5 day's after the weekend, are the hardest....

Dennis


Top
#6328737 - 06/09/16 07:15 AM Re: Acid Etched O1 and G10 [Re: Misfire]
Pitchfork Predator Offline
THF Celebrity

Registered: 01/25/13
Posts: 12870
Loc: Murphy, TX Dickens county
I like it. up
_________________________
Marc C. Helfrich
Retirement Planner

www.insured-wealth.com
469-323-8920

Top
#6329529 - 06/09/16 05:25 PM Re: Acid Etched O1 and G10 [Re: Misfire]
BMowatt Offline
THF Trophy Hunter

Registered: 02/08/07
Posts: 7520
Loc: Florida/Texas
nice

Top



© 2004-2016 OUTDOOR SITES NETWORK all rights reserved USA and Worldwide