"Thanks, Jan, but it technically isn't a re-grind....I actually added new material to the point, if that makes any sense, using carbon steel sawblades. I took some photos of the procedure, will try to include them here below.....You…"
"I'm w/ JJ .. lots of options .. trashing is not one I'd personally consider.
Re-profiling the blade is an obvious necessity.
You may have to "drop the point" to get the tip to lie within the frame.
I'd only do that enough to…"
"Yea the action was a bit rough until I put a little oil and worked the rust out. Now it seems to open and close fine. I could try do put a point back on the blade, but knowing myself it would really bug me soo I'm thinking of giving GEC a call…"
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