Can you maintain a carbon steel knife with only materials from the wilderness?

Discussion in 'General Knife Discussion' started by T.M.A., Jan 9, 2021.

  1. T.M.A.

    T.M.A.

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    Jan 3, 2021
    Honestly, I did. Yes...

    Thank you for the reminder!
     
  2. T.M.A.

    T.M.A.

    182
    Jan 3, 2021
    Love it!
     
  3. T.M.A.

    T.M.A.

    182
    Jan 3, 2021
    Never heard of this! SICK! Thank you!!!

    Could the heat from the boiling water potentially damage the temper of the blade??
     
  4. T.M.A.

    T.M.A.

    182
    Jan 3, 2021
    Awesome advice from a Man who's done it!

    Thank you!

    P.S. I ain't goin' NEKKED in the wood neither!! Ha!
     
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  5. T.M.A.

    T.M.A.

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    Jan 3, 2021
    My thoughts EXACTLY!!!
     
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  6. dirc

    dirc

    Jan 31, 2018
    no worry, since boiling water is only 100C or about 212F ... and most knives are tempered over 300F (typically 400F)
     

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