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#6436597 - 09/03/16 12:16 AM knife grinder pics??
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What 2x72 grinder do yall use?

I ma actually thinking of building mine. I figure the I money save by building it can go to more equipment.
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#6436959 - 09/03/16 12:18 PM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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I use a Burr King
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#6439230 - 09/05/16 04:13 PM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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Target1911 I went the build it myself route twice and still in the end bought a KMG from the 3 grinders I think you would be money ahead to buy a good grinder right off the bat. With that being said if you are going to build your own I would suggest this grinder kit. http://www.polarbearforge.com/grinder_kit_order.html
Good luck it's an expensive addiction lol

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#6439381 - 09/05/16 06:17 PM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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Built this one long years ago. It's still my primary grinder.
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#6439883 - 09/05/16 10:34 PM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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That's a solid looking grinder Mike

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#6440299 - 09/06/16 10:00 AM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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Thanks, I have a contact wheel attachment for it too in case I want to hollow grind a blade. I don't do a lot of hollow grinds though. My knives are made to use and not just to look at and I believe that a flat ground blade is a lot stronger, simply because there is more steel remaining as it tapers to the edge.
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#6447586 - 09/11/16 01:22 PM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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Great looking grinder.

Bama.... do you have pics of your 2 you built? Why was that they didnt work out? Im a DIY type and when I build something I tend to over build. I only want to do it once. I think I can build a grinder that is just as strong as any factory built machine... and with tight fittinf parts too.
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#6448558 - 09/12/16 09:25 AM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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#6449082 - 09/12/16 03:38 PM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: billybob]
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My KMG



The only thing that I can find wrong with that pic is that your shop is way to clean cheers
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#6449865 - 09/13/16 06:06 AM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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That's an old pic...not that clean now
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#6452825 - 09/14/16 10:43 PM Re: knife grinder pics?? [Re: target1911]
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here are pics of my first 2 grinders, The first is the square tube home built I made several knives but was a tracking nightmare lol. The second is the polarbear forge grinder in a box kit. It is a good quality grinder for the price I wish I still had it to make it a horizontal grinder.

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