Your thoughts on this handle material Please

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petekuhn
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Your thoughts on this handle material Please

Post by petekuhn » Mon Jun 14, 2021 3:57 pm

Unmarked Wade & butcher style bowie. Not sure what this handle is made out of.
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Re: Your thoughts on this handle material Please

Post by RevolverGuy » Tue Jun 15, 2021 5:30 pm

Looks like walnut to me.

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Re: Your thoughts on this handle material Please

Post by zed6309 » Tue Jun 15, 2021 6:31 pm

I was thinking walnut as well ::tu::
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Re: Your thoughts on this handle material Please

Post by Working Edge » Tue Jun 15, 2021 7:43 pm

Hmmmm......

I'm not seeing wood grain in these photos....

Looks more like Bakelite to me.

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Re: Your thoughts on this handle material Please

Post by Reverand » Wed Jun 16, 2021 2:28 am

I thought it was Bakelite as well. I like the look of it!
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Re: Your thoughts on this handle material Please

Post by petekuhn » Fri Jun 18, 2021 2:02 pm

Might be Baleen

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