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Early 110 blade marks: evidence of file origin or wild sharpening marks?

Discussion in 'Buck Knives' started by oregon, Aug 1, 2012.

  1. oregon


    Jan 12, 2005
  2. mbjannusch


    Apr 1, 2010
    In my opinion that is evidence of a horrible sharpening job. By the early 60s buck was stamping blanks out of steel, and wasn't using file blades anymore.
  3. oregon


    Jan 12, 2005
    OK. Thank you.

    This one has the has the bone hard fiber spacer & BUCK stamp on blade done parallel with the blade.
  4. Mossyhorn

    Mossyhorn Gold Member Gold Member

    Dec 6, 2009
    It looks like very deep gouges from a bench grinder that was used in a dim witted attempt to sharpen it. Then it was buffed to try to hide them. It didn't work.
  5. Mitch W.

    Mitch W.

    Aug 11, 2010
    Get ahold of Leroy at Triple R Knives. He MAY be able to remove some or all of the marks, no guarantee though.
  6. Evil Eye Earl

    Evil Eye Earl

    Feb 18, 2006
    looks like a file was used to sharpen the blade.

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