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  • Old coot with a fine taste for cheap whiskey
  • Washington State
  • Blacksmithing, 1911 target shooting, hunting, knifemaking
  • Retired Old Fart


  • Posted in thread: Knife Pic Thread on 12-08-2014 at 01:28 AM
    I recently finished this damascus feather blade, a little carving went into it as well. Cold
    nights, a warm forge, some Foredom tools and a little whiskey to take the dew off these old's ...

  • Posted in thread: 22 Ammo Hoarders: Right or wrong? on 10-25-2014 at 03:33 AM
    ahhh...I miss the good old days.

  • Posted in thread: Damascus camp knife on 10-06-2014 at 01:07 AM
    It consisted of 12 layers of 1084 and 15n20 (6 each) and folded 5 times for a total or 384
    layers plus 11 Advil and half a tube of Icy-Hot. :)Thank You for the kind compliments.

  • Posted in thread: Damascus camp knife on 10-06-2014 at 12:28 AM
    Although I got old and don't build them as often as I used to anymore, here's a recent build
    off my bench and one of the largest I believe I've ever made. This cutter is a whoppin' 15-1/4"
    long and 7/...

  • Posted in thread: Scandinavian Kuksa Bowl/Knife Combination on 09-21-2014 at 03:47 AM
    I spent a little time working this one out for my Norwegian wife...pretty sure this is the one
    and only too...this turned out to be more involved than I had anticipated. It's a "Kuksa"
    combination bow...

  • Posted in thread: Snake Identification Please on 09-15-2014 at 02:04 AM
    I get spooked over large night crawlers.....

  • Posted in thread: So WTF? Still no .22 ammo on 08-17-2014 at 10:54 PM
    We have it slowly showing up here in Eastern Washington...this was an add in a local rag for
    it. It's still not at a price range that interest me. 22 LR in bricks, CCI 100s, $12; 333, $30;
    550, $50.

  • Posted in thread: Thoughts on the Remington .280 on 08-16-2014 at 06:23 PM
    I have a Model 740 in this caliber and just love it. I'm a southpaw shooter and being this is a
    semi auto, it fills the bill with me. Actually, I find it to be one of the best hunting
    cartridges out t...

  • Posted in thread: Single bit axe on 08-04-2014 at 01:09 AM
    I decided to try something out a little different. I had a piece of 52100 bearing steel given
    to me and I and a couple old friends forged and beat "1/3" of it into an axe head (I ripped
    open the first...

  • Posted in thread: That's Going to Leave a Mark...... on 07-08-2014 at 03:05 AM
    As long as I use a REAL snug grip, I don't usually get bruises.Except from this
    one-146544Remington 600. .308 Winchester. All 6 lbs of it.THAT one puts it's mark on you. Pad
    or no pad.I have one of th...

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