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vegetable cleaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014 11:25 am

3/32 thick 4x8 inch blade of XHP full flat ground and belt finished
stablized maple burl dovetailed into black canvas micarta
thanks for looking all feedback welcome
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Re: vegetable cleaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014 12:39 pm

That's a thing of beauty.

Re: vegetable cleaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014 3:59 pm

holy cow that's just beautiful!!!!!!

Re: vegetable cleaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014 6:04 pm

Choil Shot?!

Re: vegetable cleaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014 6:36 pm

Nice work, Butch. It reminds me of one you made a few years ago. As I recall, you hand sanded it, and swore you'd never do that again.

Re: vegetable cleaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014 8:21 pm

In the wrong hands someone could earn the nickname "knuckles" with that.

Re: vegetable cleaver

Thu Jul 10, 2014 9:41 pm

rick your right and Andy777 was sad that he needed to sell it to raise funds in hard times (was one of the last cleavers he let go if i remember right )

Re: vegetable cleaver

Fri Jul 11, 2014 9:28 pm

That's beautiful. Makes me think I should get some cleavers. I love the look of that two tone handle.

Re: vegetable cleaver

Fri Jul 11, 2014 10:48 pm

the black is micarta?

Re: vegetable cleaver

Sat Jul 12, 2014 7:41 am

yes black canvas micarta
dovetailig the work together took more work but eveyone seems to love it so i may try to do more handles like this in the future
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