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Sun Feb 23, 2014 2:59 pm
Well since I'm not the best at up loading pics forgive the size. 300mm lefty tanaka with Tim handle and polishing job by yours truly. Think its decent.
Sun Feb 23, 2014 3:49 pm
beautiful work aaron!!
wish you had polished my fujiama w#2 before you gave it back to cktg! that's a great job you did there!
Sun Feb 23, 2014 5:28 pm
Thank you sir. Took a little time but turned out good. Lol that's a lot of blade to polish.
Sun Feb 23, 2014 5:30 pm
Very nice job. This is one skill I hope to master as part of my retirement hobbies.
Sun Feb 23, 2014 10:52 pm
Nice job indeed. I'm just realizing I needed to learn to polish out thinning after thinning my artifex wa-gyuto this weekend xD
Sun Feb 23, 2014 11:10 pm
That is a gorgeous polish on there! Care to give us a quick rundown of the process required for those results?
Mon Feb 24, 2014 2:08 am
Thanks guys. Well for stones it was Shapton Pro 220 (flatten blade road after this all stones where used for both cutting edge and road) Imanishi 400, shapton pro 1k, shapton pro 2, shapton pro 5k, Ohira renge suita, Hakka and last stone was Wakasa. Then finger stones. Uchigumori for soft steel, then Narutaki finger stones to use on core and cutting edge, and finally aoko powder mixed with mineral (can use blade oil also) and rubbed. (head knife by pouring almost boiling water over it first then dry then got to rubbing. Thanks again guys.
Mon Feb 24, 2014 9:01 am
Good job there aaronsgibson.
Appreciate the effort as I know it is time consuming....
Mon Feb 24, 2014 12:11 pm
Thats a whole lot of work. Nice job Aaron!
Tue Feb 25, 2014 12:01 pm
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