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Hey Groupies/Groupers/Groupoholics,   I was browsing through the iKC blogs and came across one by Frank Evans that you may not have seen. …

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Straight Knife Build

I was recently humbled to receive Member of the Year award for 2016. . I can recall when Jan first joined. JJ Smith III was my first offici…

Started by D ale

25 yesterday
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Uncle Henry (Schrade) half blade

As promised in an earlier post, here is the Uncle Henry that had a half of a blade missing.  After some effort procuring a 1/16" piece of 4…

Started by Andy Jordan

3 Apr 17
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Mosaic pins

Mosaic pins can add SO0o very much to a knife. Such as .. expense !!! Note: The outermost "ring" is simply masking tape to facilitate secur…

Started by D ale

27 Apr 6
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Case XX Era Barlow

My son picked up this Barlow last weekend and said I could clean it up for him.  So, here are some progressive photos from my work thus far…

Started by Andy Larrison

7 Apr 5
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Fight'N Rooster Project : Broken Blade fix

Sorry I haven't been on as much the past week or two- been very busy at work.  I did squeeze in 4 hours this afternoon to work on a project…

Started by Andy Jordan

7 Apr 3
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Replacing broken blade tips (not by grinding them off)

I am a jeweler by trade, but enjoy collecting knives and guns. A couple of years ago I decided to try using one of the tools (a laser welde…

Started by Andy Jordan

22 Mar 14
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WR Case & Sons, Bradford PA Slim Trapper question

Picked up a 100+ year old Case knife. It looks like a slim trapper but the stamp reads"R2049". The 9 could be a poorly struck 8. The cellul…

Started by Terry Koch

27 Mar 9
Reply by Andy Jordan

Teardrop handled small dagger

I’ve come to really appreciate Osage Orange. It’s a unique wood. The very center is pithy. The outer white wood is as soft as pine. The ora…

Started by D ale

14 Mar 7
Reply by Jan Carter

Spring replacement on a 6" leverlock

After a bit over a yr & a half of constant use .. the spring broke. . The closed OAL of 3.58” is about what I consider ideal for pocket…

Started by D ale

1 Jan 12
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6" leverletto clean-up for EDC

I have a longstanding, deep-rooted, almost inherent interest in autos. After dissecting every locking approach I can find ..  I've been spe…

Started by D ale

4 Jan 10
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