3rd times a charm?

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3rd times a charm?

Postby glennbad » Wed Mar 14, 2018 3:05 am

I had previously replaced the original covers on this F&F to a burlap micarta. Then recently the owner wanted something different, so we went with black micarta bolsters, and brown canvas micarta covers. I know this look does not appeal to everyone, but I really enjoyed marrying two materials like that. Here's the evolution of the knife...


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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby FRJ » Wed Mar 14, 2018 4:12 am

Very nice work, Glenn. ::tu::
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby Quick Steel » Wed Mar 14, 2018 4:35 am

I like it more than a little. It looks very cool to my eyes, kinda spiffy that should be reserved for special occasions: church, fine dining, anniversaries etc. Dropped in the pocket of a tuxedo. ::tu:: ::tu::
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby orvet » Wed Mar 14, 2018 6:32 am

I'm with Garry, I really like it!
I can also see how it would be fun to make it. ::nod::
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby edge213 » Wed Mar 14, 2018 7:10 am

The third version looks great. I would be proud to carry it.
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby TripleF » Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:34 am

awesome!!!
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby Steve Warden » Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:40 am

edge213 wrote:The third version looks great. I would be proud to carry it.

Ditto!!
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby rea1eye » Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:57 am

That last version is the best. I would be proud to carry it.

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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby Tony_Wood » Wed Mar 14, 2018 1:23 pm

Brown canvas for the win.

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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby wlf » Wed Mar 14, 2018 1:46 pm

rea1eye wrote:That last version is the best. I would be proud to carry it.

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What Bob said Glen. ::tu:: ::tu::
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby doglegg » Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:23 pm

Another vote for the third one.

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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby ea42 » Wed Mar 14, 2018 2:32 pm

I'm liking the third one too Glenn, fantastic job, perfectly seamless joint.

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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby rangerbluedog » Wed Mar 14, 2018 9:57 pm

I like the second one best, but DANG, ain't nothing wrong with any of them!
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Re: 3rd times a charm?

Postby bladebuddy » Wed Mar 14, 2018 11:22 pm

Wow Glenn!! That is one smooth transition from black to golden brown. What a beauty!!
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