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Trackrock Hammer-in Spring Event Notice

Started this discussion. Last reply by Carl Rechsteiner Mar 11, 2014. 2 Replies

     Trackrock Hammer-in              Spring Event   2014 Notice:           Open to all & no admission feesDate:              Weekend of March 28th & 29th     Location:      Trackrock…Continue

 

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Third Annual Rocky Knob Hammer-in at Crawford's Campground, Murphy, NC

August 3, 2019 all day
This will be #3. Still trying to keep it simple and casual.Open to public - knifesmithing, blacksmithing, knives on display, food/drink will be available on site (long way from any store).Open air event with good cover so rain or shineThe Pocket Skinner will be the Donation Knife all proceeds go to St.Jude Children's Hospital(Sorry for the late notice been kinda busy)See More
Jul 18

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Carl Rechsteiner posted an event
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Third Annual Rocky Knob Hammer-in at Crawford's Campground, Murphy, NC

August 3, 2019 all day
This will be #3. Still trying to keep it simple and casual.Open to public - knifesmithing, blacksmithing, knives on display, food/drink will be available on site (long way from any store).Open air event with good cover so rain or shineThe Pocket Skinner will be the Donation Knife all proceeds go to St.Jude Children's Hospital(Sorry for the late notice been kinda busy)See More
Jul 18

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Carl Rechsteiner replied to Jan Carter's discussion Are we paying attention?
"Thank you for the opportunity. Will be sharing this with my current students."
Apr 26
Jan Carter left a comment for Carl Rechsteiner
"Happy Birthday my friend!"
Oct 14, 2018
Jan Carter is attending Carl Rechsteiner's event

35th Trackrock Hammer-in 2018 at North Georgia

May 10, 2018 to June 10, 2018
#35 Trackrock Hammer-in Fall 2018Date: Weekend of October 5th & 6thLocation: Trackrock Campground, Blairsville, GADirections: WWW.TRACKROCK.COM 706-745-2420Best News: Open to all & no admission fees!Activities: Bladesmithing, Hawk forging, Leather Crafting, Anything Knife RelatedWho: Anyone interested in knives, knife making, hawks, leather work, collecting, trading, etc. Watch, meet and talk talented bladesmiths, master leather craftsmen,…See More
Sep 2, 2018
Jan Carter commented on Carl Rechsteiner's event '35th Trackrock Hammer-in 2018'
"We will be there and hope to see many of you there with us as well"
Sep 2, 2018

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Carl Rechsteiner posted an event

35th Trackrock Hammer-in 2018 at North Georgia

May 10, 2018 to June 10, 2018
#35 Trackrock Hammer-in Fall 2018Date: Weekend of October 5th & 6thLocation: Trackrock Campground, Blairsville, GADirections: WWW.TRACKROCK.COM 706-745-2420Best News: Open to all & no admission fees!Activities: Bladesmithing, Hawk forging, Leather Crafting, Anything Knife RelatedWho: Anyone interested in knives, knife making, hawks, leather work, collecting, trading, etc. Watch, meet and talk talented bladesmiths, master leather craftsmen,…See More
Sep 1, 2018

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Apr 19, 2018

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Carl Rechsteiner posted a status
"Cleavers: left-mastodon & rt-piano key. Blades: 1" (2" oal). The "Coyote Bowie" : coyote tooth, red bone, nickel. Blade: 1.5" (2.5" oal)."
Apr 8, 2018

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Apr 8, 2018

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Carl Rechsteiner replied to Jamie Law's discussion Leatherman Wave Belt Pouch - And hello! in the group Custom Leather Work Shop
"Nice work Jamie, welcome aboard. Lot of good leather smiths connected here. Look forward to seeing more of your work."
Apr 8, 2018

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Carl Rechsteiner posted an event

Trackrock 2018 Spring Hammer-in at Trackrock Campground,

March 23, 2018 to March 24, 2018
#34 Trackrock Hammer-in Spring 2018Date: Weekend of March 23th & 24thLocation: Trackrock Campground, Blairsville, GADirections: WWW.TRACKROCK.COM 706-745-2420Best News: Open to all & no admission fees!Activities: Bladesmithing, Hawk forging, Leather Crafting, Anything Knife RelatedWho: Anyone interested in knives, knife making, hawks, leather work, collecting, trading, etc. Watch, meet and talk talented bladesmiths, master leather craftsmen,…See More
Jan 26, 2018

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Carl Rechsteiner commented on T.A.DAVISON's group Custom Knives and Sales
"Short Recurve Bowie     just off the bench, was a fun one to finish up and play with for a bit."
Nov 29, 2017

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Carl Rechsteiner commented on T.A.DAVISON's group Custom Knives and Sales
"Milk River DagMMilk River DagMade this one a short while back, just before Trackrock. The 7' blade is forged from commercial Husq. mower blade (a CruV series steel); 13" OAL; guard is hammered bronze; handle is hog jaw with copper pins,…"
Nov 29, 2017

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Carl Rechsteiner replied to Dennis Hibar's discussion Christmas 2017 Giveaway...NOW UNDERWAY!
"Thank you for the op."
Nov 12, 2017

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Carl Rechsteiner replied to Jed Relativo Jr.'s discussion Stupid Things People Say About My Pocket Knife * Can I post it here?
"Heck Jan, you're well connected - no worries."
Nov 9, 2017

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KnifeMaker
How did you hear about iKnifeCollector?
Tamera Kitchens
Do you currently subscribe to any knife publication (offline)
No
How long have you collected knives?
61 to 65 years
Favorite Kind of Knives
Like 'em all
Website
http://www.georgiaknifemakersguild.com
About Me
Bladesmith/knifemaker 50+ years; Master Artist; Charter member and past president Georgia Custom Knifemakers' Guild; Voting member The Knifemakers' Guild; Co-founder and instigator of Trackrock Hammer-ins; President of FOOSRK

UGA 1972 BSFR/Wildlife Biology; Professional ISA Certified Instrumentation Specialist; Environmental Impact Engineer, Rtd. Water/Wastewater certification.

Finally retired to full time Bladesmithing/knifemaking
Interests
Bladesmithing; Teaching Bladesmithing to youngsters
Flyfishing & kayaking
Hunting - blackpowder & pistol
Prospecting
Anything that requires being in the woods
Other Hobbies
Reloading
Miniature Knifemaking
Carving and Lapidary

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At 20:12 on October 14, 2018, Jan Carter said…

Happy Birthday my friend!

At 15:27 on October 15, 2017, Jan Carter said…

At 5:14 on October 15, 2016,
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Carl Rechsteiner
said…

Thanks for all the well wishes folks - love the knife cards (of course). Those of you that know me know that my "biggy" for my birthday is being able to hold the Trackrock Hammer-in's each fall. Hope those that can will join us.

At 14:14 on October 14, 2016, Steve Scheuerman (Manx) said…

At 17:42 on October 13, 2016, Jan Carter said…

At 17:58 on October 14, 2015, Steve Scheuerman (Manx) said…

At 9:09 on October 13, 2015, Jan Carter said…

At 23:33 on April 1, 2015, Jim Kitchens said…

Yes, I knew Susie and Clay.

jim

At 0:50 on January 1, 2015, J.J. Smith III said…

At 19:22 on December 22, 2013,
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Charles Sample
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Carl, thanks for joining the iKC Arsenal group.  I'm looking forward to seeing your posts and pics.

 
 
 

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