"I have a very nice RR six-blade stockman that's a Commemorative Civil War knife. It has very high quality etching of Civil War Generals from the North on each blade. Dark blue synthetic scales. All six blades have excellent,…"
"Like J.J. Smith III, I too recently found a nice RR 323. I was glad to see I'm not the only one who likes to "contour" the edges of the scales. I do the same with bolsters and springs.... to some extent.... just enough to…"
"Hello all. I'm a new member here on the IKC forum. Over the years, I've tried to re-haft a few knives with questionable success. Some O.K., some are hidden so no one will ever see them!
I live in Idaho and I have…"
"I looked very carefully and I can see the rough areas on the tang where it rides on the spring. It's rough. I tried a small machinist's file and was able to improve it about 50% but.... meh. It's not galled as such,…"
"I've given the area a good going over and I think that's the case in one instance. It's like either the tang portion that rides on the spring is rough.... or it's the spring itself. I tried using a small…"
"Can anyone share their method of helping rid a knife of the "gritty" feeling when opening and closing the blades? I've tried scalding hot water, Dawn dishwashing soap and a toothbrush and sometimes it will work, but other…"
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