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Interesting. Different font on the "P"
What steel and heat treat to make scrapers?
Did you ever I'd this axe?
I found one just like it. P stamped. Also very small shallow "2" stamped in the cheeks. Came on a handle painted...
I restored a boys axe with the haft painted that same color a while back, but have never been able to determine brand. The only marks are a...
What is the axe on the top left with the painted haft?
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I have been successful in truoil over CA finish on zircote. But not on oilier verawood, ended up just polishing.
On many hardwoods I do a coat of dewaxed shellac sanding sealer before truoil.
I use truoil finish on most my tool handles as well. Files,...
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What is that axe up top left in your last batch of finds?
Of those you listed, I'll put in a vote for bloodwood.
Neither light or dark, red color might make the damascus pattern really pop.
What is the axe up top with the off white painted haft?
I restored a boys axe with the haft painted that same color a while back, but have never...
Spotted 3 like this yesterday. One was in good shape the other 2 a split or two in the handle. I think they wanted $15, and $10.
220 grit, scotchbrite satin finish, and re-hang!
When a "nicer" cruiser comes, you know you want to make your own haft.
You could forge weld a new bit in there.
Or re-heat treat if the entire axe head was HC, and you've just gone past the temper line.
Don't know about the rules for cl links.
Actually, I meant the P239. Sorry for the confusion.
Can't comment on the 365, but Check out the sig p229 if you'd like a single stack metal frame instead of plastic, and the S&W M&P shield if you...
Me too, I almost picked up a Dunlap at last month's gun show but I was thinking at the time the guy wanted a little too much for it. Then I...
JB, I would be interested in some of the smithing tools if you are willing to part with them.