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4 more almost done! AKA Crazy Lefty strikes again!

Thu Oct 17, 2013 4:12 pm

Worked on these over the weekend and this week. Just need a few more coats of oil on the handle, final clean up and sharpening!
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Masahiro Honesuki, Bolster removed and converted to a Wa handle. Flamed Redwood Burl with a Blue Fiber spacer:
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3 for Aaron Gibson..again! 240mm AEB-L Artifex converted to Wa, thinned to a Laser, Redwood Burl ferrule, white spacer, Black Redwood Burl handle, 240mm Kohetsu with Black and White Lava M3 Ferrule, white spacer, Pink Maple Burl, 300mm Custom Lefty Tanaka Kasumi Yanagiba, Black and Red M3 Lava ferrule, white spacer, Black Redwood Burl, White Spacer, M3 Black and Red Lava end cap:
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Tanaka Yanagiba:
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240mm Artifex, Converted:
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Pinky:
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Re: 4 more almost done! AKA Crazy Lefty strikes again!

Thu Oct 17, 2013 6:35 pm

Purdy, purdy... :)

Re: 4 more almost done! AKA Crazy Lefty strikes again!

Thu Oct 17, 2013 7:01 pm

looking good!

Re: 4 more almost done! AKA Crazy Lefty strikes again!

Fri Oct 18, 2013 1:31 am

Beautiful handles Tim!

Re: 4 more almost done! AKA Crazy Lefty strikes again!

Fri Oct 18, 2013 4:15 am

Amazing looking handles! I have no other words.

Re: 4 more almost done! AKA Crazy Lefty strikes again!

Thu Oct 24, 2013 7:41 pm

Thanks! Customers all received these safely this week! I'm starting on rehabbing 2 more older Sabatiers and also an AEB-L Addict 2 with Classic Mokume ferrule/Curly Walnut handle and thinning out the blade a bit :)

Re: 4 more almost done! AKA Crazy Lefty strikes again!

Mon Nov 11, 2013 5:23 pm

awesome work tim!
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