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    removing epoxied scales?

    Thanks guys. Looks lime a little heat and elbow grease is what I need. Now to get to work.
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    removing epoxied scales?

    Newbie with what I am sure is a newbie question. I have a knife that has scales epoxied to it. I HATE the scales. I want to make my own but am not sure the best way to remove the original scales? (Well not original...PO put them on...). And if I hate what I make ( this is my first try at making...
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    1st becker

    Kitiana was were it was at Thanks for the kind words friends. Pics will come in once i put it through some paces. I am planning a three day teip.down the suwannee river and the bk 5 will be at my side the while way.
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    1st becker

    God bless a man who has a good wife. My angel got online looked what beckers I was eyeing , did some research .... and viola I am the very proud owner of a brand new bk 5. It has already slixed ham, sausage, and turkey. It has chopped oak branches, feathered sticks and assisted my sak in making...
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    The Kelly Kettle Reviewed

    AIG Great review. I will be looking at the smaller version in the near future. A qui k question O.T. What type of jacket do you have on in thay video. Thanks.
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    HELP ME. BK5 or BK2

    Great guys...thanks for the input. I am sure that this will be only the FIRST of many beckers. I like the tweeners, but fo r this knife, I want a bigger blade.
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    HELP ME. BK5 or BK2

    My dearest darling wife is getting me my first becker (stop snickering). SO, do I ask for the 2 or the 5. This will be used as an all around camp knife. A little wood processing when necessary, camp chores, making stakes, cutting steaks, skinning frogs, rabbitts and deer. etc... Sheaths do...
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    Tarp Shelters?

    Good info. When camping, it seems that it would be almost impossible NOT to put sil tarp back int's sack at least a little damp if not soaked, while moving from one camp to the next. In a non-scientific way, could someone give me an idea of howw long a sil tarp can be packed away somewhat damp...
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    Tarp Shelters?

    I am interested in this thread as well. I am lookking at the Kelty 12x12sil tarp if anyone knows anything about them. On a side note... JK, My prayers go up for your granddaughter. I have survived colon cancer..it was not fun nor easy. I cannot imagine being a child, especially one as young as...
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    Some BIG news!

    1. Congrats on going out on your own 2. Jealous of where you live 3. Awesome sheaths. I will certainly be calling you when I get a few more Beckers.
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    Best Slingshot?

    Thanks guys....now to start looking for ways to make the slingshot!
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    Best Slingshot?

    So after reading all 9 pages of this thread I have (I think) figured out a few things... 1. The actual "frame" is not nearly as important as the bands. 2. Something like 1745 tubing is pretty easy to get a hold of and may last considerably longer than flat bands. 3. I want to build or make my...
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    I Cliched a knife and I liked it

    ANd there it is... thanks man. I am looking forward to trying this....
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    Cliching is my business....and business is GOOD!

    What is etchant? How do you put "words" into the etch design. ANd man that looks SHARP! Unti lyou get the woods slabs, you could try a cool cord wrap like Rick does.
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    I Cliched a knife and I liked it

    How do yu contain the etchingto just one area? I have read Clich post but did not see how to do that.
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    VIDEO: How to Forge a Parang from a Lawnmower Blade

    One of the best vids I have seen in a while. Thanks a ton. I might give that a try one day. I tlooks fun. However, I am a COMPLETE noob at forging. As in I have never done anything. So thanks for inspiring me.
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    Favorite outdoor activities sunglasses?

    Around 200. Less is not a bad thing! But I know that a good pair is going to cost me.
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    Favorite outdoor activities sunglasses?

    So I am outside ALOT for work. I need a good pair of polarized sunglasses. I would like a pair that comes with some kind of warranty. I also like good face coverage and a sport type look. Any good suggestions? I have looked at Rudy project (never seen them in person though) Oakley, Gargoyles and...
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    Survival Skills

    1. The homey needs to be LOCAL unprocessed honey. It has something to do with the bees using the same pollens that drive you nuts. I am not sure how it works exactly, but it does. 2. In case of a breakdown in society, vacation homes are often empty and well stocked. I have spent many a night...
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    so whats your excuse for not being outdoors this weekend?

    Freaking blazing hot. Rain Bugs Freaking blazing hot Too much yard work...but at least it is outside...in the rainy buggy freaking blazing heat.
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