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#6330112 - 06/10/16 08:09 AM Elephant with Elephant!
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Alright made this here Pre Ban Elephant Tusk for a member! What better to put the Tusk in than Elephant Skin!! Last pic shows both of his knives - second one is Aoudad!



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#6330233 - 06/10/16 10:01 AM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
BMowatt Offline
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Very nice

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#6330572 - 06/10/16 03:57 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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Nice work. Where did you get the Elephant hide?

Almost 30 years ago my Cousin bought a pair of Elephant hide boots for somewhere between $120 and $150. A few months later the US put a ban/tighter restrictions on importing the hides. The same boots, made from pre-ban hides, suddenly jumped to $350 (and the boot maker supposedly had a warehouse full of pre-ban hides).
Cuz still has the boots. says they are the toughest hide he has ever owned, but the most comfortable.

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#6330736 - 06/10/16 06:59 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
Michael W. Offline
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Great looking knife and sheath.
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#6330762 - 06/10/16 07:29 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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A real beauty! cheers

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#6330992 - 06/11/16 12:52 AM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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That is really nice.

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#6331540 - 06/11/16 05:42 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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As usual, a beautiful knife.

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#6332211 - 06/12/16 11:12 AM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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Amazing work again Tim! Beautiful knife!
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#6333212 - 06/13/16 06:58 AM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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Magnificent!
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#6333331 - 06/13/16 08:47 AM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: Pitchfork Predator]
Western Offline
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Originally Posted By: Pitchfork Predator
Magnificent!


Love the colors together too!
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#6333616 - 06/13/16 12:28 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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up nice!

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#6333627 - 06/13/16 12:38 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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Excellent work as always Tim. up
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#6333657 - 06/13/16 01:03 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
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Great workmanship! If anyone likes it, but doesn't happen to have access to pre ban ivory, ivory linen micarta is a good substitute.
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#6337433 - 06/16/16 11:10 AM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: Just Nate]
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Originally Posted By: Just Nate
That is really nice.


cheers
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#6350549 - 06/28/16 12:30 PM Re: Elephant with Elephant! [Re: chopsknives]
BMowatt Offline
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Nice

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