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1 - big bad m.f. In progress

Discussion in 'Backwoods & KFU Custom Handmade Knives' started by bacustomknives, Jun 20, 2012.

  1. bacustomknives

    bacustomknives FULL THROTTLE / FULLTIME KNIFE MAKER Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Sep 3, 2008
    THIS IS IN PROGRESS IT IS A GIANT! AT THIS POINT IT IS 1/4" THICK 16 1/2" OAL WITH 11" BLADE
    SHOULD TEAR UP SOME MAJOR WOOD!


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  2. RABII

    RABII Gold Member Gold Member

    Jan 15, 2010
    It's impressive as hell! What kind of steel is in it?
     
  3. shaymanx

    shaymanx Gold Member Gold Member

    443
    Jan 25, 2012
    Very nice!
     
  4. bacustomknives

    bacustomknives FULL THROTTLE / FULLTIME KNIFE MAKER Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Sep 3, 2008
    1095 / hc
     
  5. ac700wildcat

    ac700wildcat

    May 24, 2011
    Holy crap!!! You're going to be able to chop down a redwood with it.
     
  6. bacustomknives

    bacustomknives FULL THROTTLE / FULLTIME KNIFE MAKER Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Sep 3, 2008
    we have tested a proto of this blade and we kicked a 28" tree's ass in about 15 mins
     
  7. bacustomknives

    bacustomknives FULL THROTTLE / FULLTIME KNIFE MAKER Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Sep 3, 2008
    there will be a video posted as soon as the software is uploaded and the vid is edited, no promise as how long it will take,but there will be one
     
  8. KFU

    KFU Part Time Knifemaker, Moderator

    Sep 10, 2007
    Holy Crap! I just ground two 9" camp knives, I can't imagine grinding that thing!
     
  9. bacustomknives

    bacustomknives FULL THROTTLE / FULLTIME KNIFE MAKER Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Sep 3, 2008
    Yeah trying to hold about 3 lbs of steel and keep it straight was a bitch beleive me,i did the proto with 3 blaze 50 grit belts, i went 36 grit on this one then satin finnished it,will be ready for h/t tommorow
     
  10. mykel m

    mykel m Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 11, 2009
    I will be happy to be the tester on this one Bill! :)(you still have my addy right?)

    Friggin' awesome!: :cool: :thumbup:
     
  11. The Warrior

    The Warrior Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 11, 2011
    Incredible looking blade.
     
  12. IMWILSON

    IMWILSON Gold Member Gold Member

    May 20, 2011
    Danm Bill, looks like you're making a camp knife for Paul Bunyan!!
     
  13. Riverwarrior

    Riverwarrior Gold Member Gold Member

    Sep 17, 2010
    I fondled this chunk of steel today and all I have to say is who ever buys this beast better start eatin' their spinach...:D I can see this monster ripping through about 3 big ass trees with one swing:eek:
     
  14. ol_sc

    ol_sc

    998
    Sep 12, 2011
    Too bad I already have a neck knife...
     
  15. The Warrior

    The Warrior Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 11, 2011
    :eek:
     
  16. clich

    clich

    Apr 19, 2011
    Does it come with a back pocket sheath?


    Looks wicked bill
     
  17. bacustomknives

    bacustomknives FULL THROTTLE / FULLTIME KNIFE MAKER Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Sep 3, 2008
    Comes with a logging chain for a neck knife and a max/backpack for a sheath,or a single side cow hide lmao, no shit this is a beast, my hands and arm are trashed from mine and r/warriors and myagunns last outting with a knife like this
     
  18. 1066vik

    1066vik Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 28, 2009
    looks fun!
     
  19. Gnarly

    Gnarly

    May 12, 2010
    Like that a lot,Bill!

    But ya left out a word in the Title....

    One FINE Big Bad M.F. In Progress!
     
  20. The Warrior

    The Warrior Gold Member Gold Member

    Mar 11, 2011
    Done yet? :D
     

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