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Hankotsu?

Fri Jul 12, 2013 12:58 am

Butch, how about doing a few hankotsu knives for me? I could provide you with some specs if you want to try one.

Re: Hankotsu?

Fri Jul 12, 2013 5:50 am

BUTCH <> Mark knows what's hot right now. 8-) Your grind, his direction = knives sold before they're forged.

Re: Hankotsu?

Fri Jul 12, 2013 6:42 pm

lets talk steel and specs i think im in (single bevels ?)

Re: Hankotsu?

Wed Jul 17, 2013 3:28 pm

got the email and i think this will be a go
about how thick are we looking at for the spine so i can start looking up the proper steel (XHP or CPM154 )

Re: Hankotsu?

Wed Aug 14, 2013 7:30 pm

im gettign ready to cut out 4 or 5 to see how it goes

Re: Hankotsu?

Tue Aug 27, 2013 8:52 pm

all made it out of HT good to go
need to finish grind them and do the handle work so if you fancy something different for woods let me know and i ll see about getting it in house (think of it as semi custom order

Re: Hankotsu?

Tue Aug 27, 2013 9:17 pm

I would love to see one with buckeye burl :)

Re: Hankotsu?

Wed Aug 28, 2013 2:20 am

i ll see wha ti have in the shop and might jsut get some if i dont have any ( i like the stuff too )

Re: Hankotsu?

Tue Sep 10, 2013 6:54 pm

ok so im going to plan on 2 maybe 3 stage bevels then blend into a nearly 0 convex edge so there will still be a bit of meat right behind the edge.

Re: Hankotsu?

Wed Sep 11, 2013 12:19 pm

You just keep getting me more and more excited for these!!
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