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Back to making knives full time again.

Discussion in 'Promethean Knives by Salem Straub' started by Salem Straub, May 25, 2016.

  1. Salem Straub

    Salem Straub KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 20, 2008
    Just thought I'd drop a thread in here, to anyone happening by, as an update to my employment status.
    As of this week, I am working full time in my own shop again, making knives. I have been working 40 hours a week in a fabrication shop over the last year and a half, setting myself and my new shop up to jump back into knives better than ever. I have reached that time.

    I will be resuming the production of kitchen knives on spec, and I will be selectively taking orders for all types of knives. My preference is now to make integrals, pattern welded pieces, and knives with hamons. In short, business as usual- but I won't be doing things like taking orders for monosteel hunters or making folders on spec.

    Thanks for stopping in! Look for my work here, in the fixed blades sale area, on my website, on Facebook, and on Instagram.
     
  2. bonafide

    bonafide Leather Sheathmaker, JouFuu Leathers Moderator Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Jul 20, 2013
    My wife will be happy. I've bought her all kinds of handmade kitchen knives, but she refuses to use all but one .. a Salem Straub.
     
  3. Salem Straub

    Salem Straub KnifeMaker / Craftsman / Service Provider Knifemaker / Craftsman / Service Provider

    Oct 20, 2008
    That's awesome.
     
  4. swaybacksteve

    swaybacksteve

    Apr 7, 2015
    pm sent:thumbup:
     
  5. woodysone

    woodysone Gold Member Gold Member

    Nov 21, 2005
    Pm sent, thanks Salem
     
  6. Andy Lewis

    Andy Lewis

    263
    Oct 5, 2011
    Glad to hear you're dropping back into the full-time groove again Salem.

    Going to be a great year for you my friend. Looking forward!
     

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