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#6917501 - 10/11/17 10:14 PM High Carbon Skinner
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I made this one out of High Carbon 1095 steel. Blade was heat treated and tempered to HRC 59 so it's hard enough to hold a good edge but won't be terribly hard to sharpen. Satin finished with a nice but faint hamon line that follows the grind lines closely so it doesn't show much in the pics. Scales are stabilized big leaf maple burl that I got out of Canada. The red liners and red epoxy filled mosaic pins add some pop to it. 8 3/8" overall and 3 7/8" tip to scales.




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#6917550 - 10/11/17 11:04 PM Re: High Carbon Skinner [Re: MikeC]
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Liking those scales alot. Nice work Mike up

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#6918022 - 10/12/17 11:33 AM Re: High Carbon Skinner [Re: MikeC]
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I like everything about it. cool
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#6918328 - 10/12/17 04:34 PM Re: High Carbon Skinner [Re: MikeC]
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Gorgeous! Work of art, I'd say.

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#6918573 - 10/12/17 07:43 PM Re: High Carbon Skinner [Re: MikeC]
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She's in the classifieds looking for a new home!
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#6918835 - 10/13/17 02:26 AM Re: High Carbon Skinner [Re: MikeC]
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very nice work!
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#6918912 - 10/13/17 07:19 AM Re: High Carbon Skinner [Re: MikeC]
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very nice work
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#6919585 - 10/13/17 05:32 PM Re: High Carbon Skinner [Re: MikeC]
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She left for her new home today!
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