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Ok here are some of mine. #7475154 04/01/19 10:10 PM
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I hope this works.

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I kinda like the 30-30 case embedded in the handle.


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Very nice work. I like that brass case idea as well. Is that burlap micarta on middle one? up


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Good job, just keep on working.

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Originally Posted by unclebubba
I kinda like the 30-30 case embedded in the handle.


Looking a whole lot better than anything I can do.....keep up the good work.... up


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Re: Ok here are some of mine. [Re: MikeC] #7475266 04/02/19 12:26 AM
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Ok my descriptions didnt show up.
I make my own micarta. The black handle is made from black canvas from a pair of cargo pants from Goodwill. I am making 8 more for groomsman presents for my son's wedding. I also make my own sheaths.
The smaller EDC also has a micarta handle I made from green canvas. It went to my son.
The knife with the wood scales was also for son. I inlayed the end of a 30-30 cartridge from his rifle. It has a twin that went to my dad with Ash scales from a baseball bat.
I still fine tuning a lot of things but I am liking how they are turning out. The steel is very hard and a little challenging to put an edge on but boy are they sharp.
Thanks for the kind words.

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Originally Posted by unclebubba
I kinda like the 30-30 case embedded in the handle.


Looking a whole lot better than anything I can do.....keep up the good work.... up


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Originally Posted by unclebubba
I kinda like the 30-30 case embedded in the handle.


No kinda!!! That thing is sweet!!!


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What's on the other side of the 30-30 case?


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I cut off the top of the cartridge, seated it in the wood and epoxyed it in place. There is one on both sides.

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Very nice work sir. What's the process to turn canvas into micarta?

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I learned on Youtube. Cut strips of any material really, I have seen paper used. I cut the canvas in strips, soaked it in fiberglass resin and put it in a small wooden press I made. I stacked about 10 to 15 layers then pressed the heck out of it with some C clamps. After it dries, it is very hard. I then attach the scales to the knife and shape with my belt sander.

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