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A good hand-sanded finish is the result of efficient grinding - not a lot of hand sanding.
A good mirror polish is the result of efficient...
That has always been in the contract. Do not be surprised that with the second year new ownership that it starts to become enforced.
The guy was in violation of his contract with the show promoters and is a poor example of professionalism.
People take time out of their lives,...
I guess if you can remove it you can also correct it. Right?
I have been through my personal info and profile a dozen times and can not figure out how to change my signature!!
I have a new table at the Blade...
John - I get it.
And, ".....it’ll be sad not to see all of these friends face to face anymore."
Those faces will still be there for you to see - knives...
My first one is a Take-Down "Transition" Damascus Cowboy Bowie with premium Koa and hot-blued fittings.
(Sheath by Scott Teaschner)
(I will post...
There is no need to slow cool steels when doing a sub-critical anneal. The spherodizing is taking place while in the oven at temp - not while...
I think somebody has.
The #1 hand-sanding tip is to get really good at grinding.
I do .003" reduction per pass at a .200" feed with 60 grit. Surely doesn't take long to reduce anything I need.
I think some folks don't get the...
I do have a smaller table, so the one inch is perfect for me. My wheel is .040" over for that very reason.
I've seen so many guys think that...
I rough with the 3M 984 in 60 grit.
Clean with Gator A100 while I'm working on the piece and then final clean with A30.
And I switched to a 1"...
I just completed by MS Performance test with that very steel and 15N20.
It retained its cutting edge very, very well.
Not directly on-topic, but if you have a knife damaged in shipping, it's not their fault.
I have a chart hanging on each end of my shop.
And if you have Google - :cool: - just type in "drill tap chart".
That's where I get mine.
Last time I did I got 2 for the price of one!!!! I have enough for years.
Ray, I know you and Wayne were good friends.
You passed things on to me that you learned from him and I will forever be grateful.
That's what I would do.