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3 leaving the bench #5365921 10/17/14 08:16 PM
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Clockwise from 1200: Glacier - Black G10, Infidel - OD Canvas Micarta, Pig Farmer - Natural Canvas Micarta. All 3/16" O1 Tool Steel. All mechanical connections - bolts and/or flared stainless tube.







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Re: 3 leaving the bench [Re: Bush Monkey Knives] #5366258 10/18/14 12:43 AM
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These are awesome and I need to order one, problem is every time I go to look at your website I like them all and can't choose which one to get!

Walter

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Looks great. Jeff, why have you gone to making a bunch of knives with that big single bevel? What are the advantages, or what am I not seeing?

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Glad you like them.

The asymmetric bevel is nearly identical to the single bevel to zero that was standard on all of my knives. The ONLY difference between the asymmetric and symmetric bevels is the height of the bevel - one side of the blade is beveled higher than the other side of the blade. This single difference makes the knife much easier and faster to sharpen (especially in the field)because only one bevel is sharpened followed by honing both sides of the bevel. - same geometry, same high performance.

symmetric bevel

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Good question - thank you.

ps The differences can be seen here: http://www.bushmonkeyknives.com/Instruction.html

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Looks great. Jeff, why have you gone to making a bunch of knives with that big single bevel? What are the advantages, or what am I not seeing?

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Jeff if you ever want to give up the knife business brother; you'd make one heck of a photographer. Your pictures amaze me with detail.

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OIC, thanks for the education

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Thanks for looking and/or commenting.

Jeff


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Pig farmer, my fav

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Just ordered one for my BIL, cant wait to see him with it!!!

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Thanks - glad you like it.



Infidel bolt up.

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